Richard R. & Nilo Minzey

Obituary of Richard R. & Nilo Minzey

Richard R. & Nilo E. Minzey

Dimondale, Michigan

Richard R. “Dick” and Nilo E. Minzey, 85, passed away unexpectedly the week before Christmas.  Nilo preceded her husband on December 18, 2019, and Richard passed away on December 23, 2019.  Richard was born March 7, 1934 to Richard R. and Virginia (Kachler) Minzey, Sr., and Nilo was born April 19, 1934 to Louie and Mary (Garvey) Putney.  Both were born in Muskegon, MI. They were married October 25, 1952 and shared over 67 years together.  Nilo was preceded in death by her parents; 4 sisters; and 1 brother.  Richard was preceded in death by his parents; 2 brothers; and his wife, Nilo.  Both were preceded in death by 1 step-grandchild, Matthew Matteson.  They are survived by their daughter, Rene (Kevin) Matteson; 2 grandchildren, Bradon Woodby and Kiersten (John) Lower; 2 step-grandchildren, Jennifer (Gary) Hall and Kari (Tom) Page; 4 great-grandchildren; 10 step-great-grandchildren; and 4 great-great-grandchildren.  Nilo is also survived by her brother, Donley Putney.  While living in Texas, they owned and operated Minzey’s RV Sales.  Memorial Service for Richard and Nilo is 11:00 AM Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Windsor Estates Community Hall, 6661 Canal Rd., Dimondale with James Simpson officiating.  The family is being served by Tiffany Funeral Home. 

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Memorial Service

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday, January 11, 2020
Windsor Estates Community Hall
6661 Canal Rd.
Dimondale, Michigan, United States