Richard is the loving husband of Eileen and the dear father of Barb (Pete) Nagarah, Kathy (Rick) Glapa, Carol (Greg) Truesdell and Sandy (the late Darin) Lilly. He is the grandfather of 8 and great grandfather of 2. Richard was preceded in death by his 7 brothers and sisters.
Richard proudly served in the Coast Guard during WWII and retired as an Assistant Battalion Chief from the Livonia Fire Department in 1985 after 30 years of service.
Victor Deichert,age 73 of Fowlerville, died at home Wed. April 11, 2012.
He was born Nov. 10, 1938 in Bismark, North Dakota to Antone & Amelia (Schwalik) Deichert and married Diann C. (Lashbrook) in Farmington on Feb. 4, 1968.
He was a Livonia Fire Fighter for 32 years, retiring in 1991.
Vic was an active member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, a great Grandpa and father, the “Old Maid” Champion, he loved woodworking and the outdoors, but was a terrible fisherman.
Surviving are his wife Diann, 3 daughters: Laura Walker of Southfield, Sandy Deichert of Fowlerville and Tracy (Mike) Peckens of Fowlerville, Grandchildren:Rane, Daniel (Karla), Laurane, Lauren, Ryan (Chastity), Erin, Garrett, Logan, Rachael and Mikenna, 4 Great-Grandchildren (+one on the way): Xane, Lexi, Tristan & Rylee, late brother of Amelia “Gubby (Pat) McDaniels.
Preceded in death by his siblings: Albert, Mildred, Antone, Ruthie, Arthur, Kenneth, Leroy, Larry, and his parents.