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Richard Allen "Rick" Waldron
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Birth: Jan. 14, 1955
York
York County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 2009
Nunica
Ottawa County
Michigan, USA

Richard Allen Waldron, age 53, of Coopersville, Michigan passed away on January 1st, 2009. He is preceded in death by his father, Jay Waldron of Grand Rapids, MI and by his sister, Judy Waldron of Owasso, OK. He is survived by his mother, Celestine (Jo) Waldron of Coral, MI; brother, Kirby (Rozena) Waldron of Collinsville, OK; by nieces Jennifer Waldron of Grand Rapids, MI; Kimberly Waldron of Moore, OK and Jillian (Tyler) Casey of Owasso, OK; nephew, Benjamin Waldron of Weatherford, OK and 1 great niece & 1 great nephew along with many aunts, uncles, cousins and a multitude of friends.

Richard served 6 years in the U.S. Navy after graduating from Coopersville High School. Richard in recent years sought an education in Computer Web Design. Richard used his computer skills to help the Coopersville Observer with designing & establishing their website.

He was an avid fisherman in every sense from actual fishing to relaying fish stories. Richard enjoyed a practical joke, whether he was the instigator or the recipient.

Following cremation a Memorial Service was held on January 17th, 2009 at the Ottawa Center Chapel in Coopersville, MI by the Rev. Robert Porterfield.

Side notes: Richard had a great love of animals-especially dogs & birds. Off & on for several years he worked as a truck driver where he was able to travel across the country - this was something that he loved traveling and meeting people.

His Brother-Kirby Waldron is currently in possession of his ashes.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jay D Waldron (1924 - 2000)
  Celestine Joy Mills Waldron (1934 - 2011)
 
 Sibling:
  Richard Allen Waldron (1955 - 2009)
  Judy Carol Waldron (1960 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Specifically: Remains were given to his Mother-Celestine and upon her death are now in the possession of his brother-Kirby Waldron.
 
Created by: Rozie Waldron
Record added: Jan 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82867826
Richard Allen Rick Waldron
Added by: Rozie Waldron
 
 
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Still hear your laughter...
- Kirby & Rozie Waldon
 Added: Jan. 2, 2012
 
 
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