It is with a deep sorrow that the community of 
St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church
announces the passing of
age 72, who passed away on October 19, 2021.
On this sad occasion, the Pastor, Board of Trustees, and all the auxiliary bodies of St. Sarkis Church, extend their heartfelt sympathy to Richard's family members.

Loving husband of Karen. Cherished father of Richard (Elizabeth) and Natalie (Rory) Kind. Proud “Papa” of Lucy, Samuel, Penelope, and Jack. Rich will be missed by all, including his dog Zoey.

Visitation and Service will take place on Sunday, October 24th from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. with a 5:00 p.m. prayer Service at Vermeulen-Sajewski Funeral Home, 46401 Ann Arbor Road West, (between Sheldon and Beck) Plymouth.

Richard’s family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations in his memory be made to St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church or Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 528, 1426 Mill Street, Plymouth, MI 48170. To make an online donation, please click here.

To send a loving message and view Richard’s obituary, please go to

May God Rest His Soul in Peace.
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