Richard Dowe was a beloved father, husband and grandpa to his granddog "Klutz". He is survived by his wife Pauline to whom he was married for 59 years. Richard is also survived by his son James (Sue). He honorably served as a rifle instructor in the Marine Corps during the Korean War. Richard was a die designer in the automotive industry for 39 years who enjoyed playing golf, going fishing and going to the family cottage in Caseville. Richard also enjoyed playing pinochle. He was a very generous and caring person, and will be missed.