Richard Kahl, age 76, of Lansing,
Michigan passed away
on Monday, May 1, 2023.
May 1, 2023 we lost William
(Bill) Richard Kahl, 76, a lifelong resident of Lansing, Michigan. He
to Gilbert and Arlene (Fox) Kahl on December 25th, 1946. He is survived
love of his life, Rebecca, with whom he celebrated 48 years of
marriage. He was
the hard-working, dedicated father of Christopher and Jonathan, and
of Olivia and Ava.
graduated from O’Rafferty
High School in 1965 and served honorably in the United States Navy. He
Rebecca Lee Ruth on August 16, 1975, enjoying 48 years together.
military discharge he worked for many years at Tom’s Shop-Rite grocery
later ran Mt. Hope Market, moved on to L&L Food Centers, and then
from Kroger. He enjoyed following Michigan State University and Detroit
especially the Detroit Tigers. He was a fan of the Gunsmoke television
and anything western related. He was also an aficionado of military/war
and an avid reader of American history.
was preceded in death by
his parents, Gil and Arlene, his infant son Corey and his brother Doug.
survived by his beloved wife, Betsy, his brothers Philip, Gary, and
his sons Chris (Jessica) and Jon; granddaughters Ava and Olivia;
brothers-in-law Douglas Ruth and Daniel (Nancy) Ruth; and many nephews
celebration of his life will
be later announced.