|Michael W. Richards|
Michael W. Richards (Mikey) was taken from us way too early on March 28, 2013.
Mike was born on May 25, 1959, in Rhinelander, Wis.He is survived by his parents, W. Dwight Richards and Marion (Carlson) Richards of St. Germain;two brothers, Jeff of St. Germain and Tim of Eagle River; three sisters, Debbie Kinna of Glen Burnie, M.D., Vickie Gut of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., and Jane of St. Germain; four nieces, four nephews, two great-nieces and one great-nephew.
Mike enjoyed playing horseshoes, bowling, shooting pool and ice fishing. He loved performing magic tricks for others and was a true Packer fan.
Mike also was a master of the stump fiddle and enjoyed entertaining.
He supported both adult and youth local hockey by attending all games possible. He co-founded the Eagle River horseshoe league, serving as president for five years.
In addition, was president of the St. Germain horseshoe league for 10 years.
A memorial service was held at Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home in Eagle River on Tuesday, April 2, at 6 p.m., with visitation for two hours prior to the service.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.gaffney-busha.com.
|Tuesday, April 02, 2013 1:50 PM|