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Memorial Service St. James Lutheran Church 1206 North Miller Avenue Marion, IN US 46952 Map / Directions Service - St. James Lutheran Church King L., Richard Service - St. James Lutheran Church 1206 North Miller Avenue Marion, IN 46952 1206 North Miller Avenue Marion, IN 46952 Tuesday, May 17, 2005 10:30 AM
Richard L. King, 74, Marion, died at 9:50 p.m. Wednesday in Riverview Hospital, Noblesville.
He was born July 16, 1930, to the late George A. and Lucille (Pulley) King. He was a resident of Marion most of his life. He lived in Leesburg, Fla., for 18 years.
He married Mary A. Miller on Aug. 30, 1951. She survives.
He retired from Dana in 1984. He was a member of St. James Lutheran Church and the National Rifle Association. He enjoyed hunting and was an avid fisherman. He was awarded the Distinguished Rifleman Badge civilian award in 1980 by the Department of the Army.
Additional survivors include sons, Robert A. (Carol) King, Upland, and Ronald L. King, Hampstead, N.C.; grandchildren, John King, St. Mary's, Ohio, and Michelle (Jamie) Moore, Michelle Pence, Melissa Pence and Megan Pence, all of Marion; great-grandchild, Alycen Lynn King, Brownsburg; sisters, Beverly (Cleason) Waggoner, Marion, Mary Lou (Ernest) Fetrow, LaFontaine, and Karen (Lloyd) Kramer, Lake Arial, Pa.; and brother, Nils David (Betty) King, Marion.
He also was preceded in death by a son, Thomas King; and a grandson, Scott King.
Memorial services are at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in St. James Lutheran Church, 1206 N. Miller Ave., with the Rev. Mark Carlson officiating.
Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave. handled arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.nsw cares.com.
Memorials may be made to the Grant County Humane Society.
Read Richard King's Obituary and Guestbook on nswcares.com.