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Richard Edward "Dick" Vance, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1910
Death: Mar. 6, 1976

In Honor of My Grandfather ~

RICHARD EDWARD VANCE was born 22 Apr 1910 in Pewamo, Michigan, and died 06 Mar 1976 in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan @ Edward Sparrow Hospital @ 7:45 pm. Dick's parents are Wilber E. Vance & Katheryn Cosgriff. He married FLORENCE MONICA (ELIZABETH) WILLIAMS 24 Mar 1934 in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, daughter of FRANCIS WILLIAMS and KATHERIN QUINLAN. She was born 04 May 1911 in Detroit, Michigan @ Dr. & Mrs. Taylor's Home, and died 04 Feb 1986 in Deland, Volusia, Florida.

1910 Census: 1910, Lyons Township, Ionia County, Michigan
1920 Census: Jan 1920, Lyons Township, Ionia County, Michigan
1930 Census: 1930, Lansing, Ingham, Michigan6
Baptism: 24 Apr 1910, St Joseph Church in Pewamo, Michigan: Godparents were Grace Cosgriff & James Davarn
Burial: 10 Mar 1976, St. Joseph Cemetery in Lansing, MI. Handled by Palmer Bush Funeral Home
Cause of Death: Respiratory failure due to Emphysema. Also, chronic granulocytic leukemia
Occupation: Bet. 1939 - 1954, Clerk @ Oldsmobile in Lansing, MI
Religion: Catholic, Member of St. Therese Church in Lansing, MI
Residence: 615 Hackett St. , Ionia, MI

Marriage Notes for RICHARD VANCE and FLORENCE WILLIAMS: Married by John Gabriels, Catholic Priest

Dick & Florence Vance had 3 sons.
Family links: 
  Wilber E. Vance (1873 - 1943)
  Katherine Cosgriff Vance (1875 - 1918)
  Florence Elizabeth Monica Williams Vance (1911 - 1986)
  Richard Edward Vance (1935 - 1999)*
  Patrick Emerson Vance (1939 - 2004)*
  Mildred Grace Vance Fox (1897 - 1983)*
  John Rolph Vance (1900 - 1960)*
  Richard Edward Vance (1910 - 1976)
*Calculated relationship
Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery
Ingham County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Terri Vance Weston
Record added: Feb 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17971458
Richard Edward Dick Vance, Sr
Added by: Terri Vance Weston
Richard Edward Dick Vance, Sr
Added by: Terri Vance Weston
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