Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.
The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.
In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
Placeholder - to be replaced with Donations
We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.
The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
To notify the funeral home of your interest, complete and submit the following form:
Mr. Richard S. Lippard, 63, of Grayling passed away on Monday, January 14th, 2008.
Richard was born in Cheboygan, MI on March 31, 1944, the son of
the late Samuel Richard and Hannah(Weber) Lippard.
He spent most of his life in Grayling. He had previously worked at Bear Archery and had
retired from Mercy Hospital. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and golf.
He was married to Marlene Lippard who preceded him in death in 2000.
He had been a member of Fraternal Order Eagles Aerie 3465 for 35 years and
currently held the office of assistant secretary.
Mother: Hannah Lippard of Grayling, MI
Richard S. Lippard IV of Grayling, MI
Michael Lippard of Texas
Daneen Marie Lippard of Mt. Pleasant, MI
Alfred J. Feldhauser of Grand Ledge, MI
Karen Spirl of Bellevue, MI
Hank (Annie) Feldhauser of Grayling, MI
Wendy (Mike) Kucharek of Grayling
Grandchildren: Rachel & Shannon Lippard, Brendon & Breanna Lippard, Nicole (Shayne) Ertman,
Amber & Alfred J. Feldhauser, David(Erin) Spirl, Brian Spirl, Caala Feldhauser, Mary (Zach) Fales,
Christy Sievert, Charlie Kucharek, Chris (Marlana) Kucharek
Great Grandchildren: Shayne, Gage, Jayden, Logan, Eva, Jessica (Jim) Hooper, Garrett, Lizzie, & Ethan
Special Companion: Vickie Gildner of Grayling, MI
Brother: Roy Lippard of Nevada
Sister: Joyce (Paul) Coles of Florida.
Preceded in death by his father, wife, Marlene Lippard, and a grandson Camron Leigh Lippard
Visitation will be held on Friday January 18, 2008 between 11:00 a.m. - 1:00p.m. at Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home. Memorial service will be conducted by Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 3465
at 1:00 pm. on Friday January 18, 2008.
Memorial contributions can be made to Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 3465.
Condolences may be sent to www.sorensonlockwood.com
Arrangements entrusted to Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.
In the event that there is an error in the information presented, please contact the funeral home by clicking here.