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Richard Morton Mayday

Richard Morton Mayday

Died: Friday, January 09, 2004
Age: 82
Grosse Pointe Park resident Richard Morton Mayday, 82, died on Friday, Jan. 9, 2004 at Bon Secours Hospital in Grosse Pointe.

Born in Detroit in 1921 to Walter and Leona Mayday, Mr. Mayday was educated in London, England.

He served as a manufacturing engineer at the Chrysler Corp. for 42 years and served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Mr. Mayday had many hobbies, including hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Marion; daughter Colette; son Richard (Ruth); grandchildren Meghan and Michael; and sisters Rita Jarvis and Natalie Fox

A funeral mass was at St. Clare of Montefalco Chruch on Monday, Jan. 12. Interment is at Elmwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Capuchin Soup Kitchen.
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