AMerican Veteran 11

Dick Raymond Bliss

October 1, 1944 ~ May 28, 2021 (age 76)


Dick Raymond Bliss, age 76, of Conklin, passed away at his home Friday, May 28, 2021. Dick was born in Grand Rapids, MI, to the late Lyle and Edythe (Jorgensen) Bliss. He served in the U.S. Navy and retired from Steel Case where he worked as the Scrap and Hazardous Waste Coordinator. Dick is survived by his wife of 51 yrs, Kathy (Speigl) Bliss; son, Richard Bliss; daughter, Andrea Bliss; brothers Bill Smith and Dan (Judy) Smith; In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Linda (Bliss) Cass. In keeping with his wish there will be no service. Online condolences may be left on his tribute wall at

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