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Dr. Richard L. Bluford

Dr. Richard L. Bluford, 101, of Bellaire, Michigan, died on 02 September 2020.

The Funeral was A PRIVATE FAMILY GRAVESIDE SERVICE on Friday, 04 September 2020 at 1:00 PM .

Rabbi Paul Yedwab officiated.

Click to watch a video of the recorded service.

Family members include:
Beloved husband of the late Ethel Bluford. Cherished father of Fran (Glenn) Spraetz, Larry (Nikki) Bluford, and Alan (Alita) Bluford. Loving grandfather of Amy Bluford and Beth Bluford. Proud great-grandfather of Jacob, Kylee, and Amber Salinger. Adored companion of Elayne Greenspan and the late Beverly Colman.

Metro Detroit’s Jewish funeral homes have agreed that families should follow the directive of Centers for Disease Control and restrict the size of gatherings to no more than 36.

For now, in-person funeral attendance will be limited to only immediate family. Otherwise, funerals may be viewed live and recorded on chapel websites.

Together, we thank the community for understanding during this unusual and challenging time.

It is suggested that those who wish to further honor the memory of Dr. Richard L. Bluford may do so by making a contribution to:

Hospice of Northern Michigan
10850 E. Traverse Hwy
Traverse City, MI 49684
Click to Visit Charity Website