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Riach, Adam Donald (Died)
appeared in Sentinel Review, 28 Jul 2016, A, p. 9, column 5
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RIACH, Adam Donald - age 45 passed recently at his home in LaPorte, Colorado. He was born February 15, 1971 in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada son of Donald and Linda (Cakebread) Riach. Adam resided in Colorado since 2008 coming from the Chicago area and he was a graduate of Wheaton North High School with the class of 1989. His early life was lived in Ingersoll, Ontario. Most of Adam's working life was in the construction, electronics and the satellite television industries. He was proud to have served his country in the U.S. Marine Corp with the 2nd Marine, 2nd Recon Battalion in Kuwait during Desert Storm earning the rank of LCpl. While in boot camp at Marine Recruit Depot at Parris Island, South Carolina he earned the coveted Ironman award. Adam was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and enjoyed electronics and cooking. He excelled in hockey and loved the outdoors, downhill skiing and time spent with his family. He is survived by his parents: Donald and Linda Riach of Sturgis, Michigan; one brother: Tadd Max (Lara) Riach of Geneva, Illinois; nephew: Tegan age 4; niece: Lexi age 1; two uncles: David Cakebread of Cambridge, Ontario and Glen (Tammy) Riach of Otterville, Ontario and aunt: Elaine Leslie of Thamesford, Ontario and his beloved cat: Merlin. In accordance with family wishes cremation has taken place. A graveside service and burial of the ashes will take place at the East Oxford Pioneer Cemetery, Oxford Centre at 11:00 am Friday August 5, 2016, at which time military honors will be conferred by the U.S. Marine Corp Honor Guard. A reception will be held immediately after at the Oxford Center Hall. THE HACKMAN CHAPEL OF HACKMAN FAMILY FUNERAL HOMES , 114 S. Nottawa St., Sturgis, MI 49091, 269-651-2331 is honored to be entrusted with the arrangements. The obituary is also at www.hackmanfamilyfuneralhomes.com where personal messages of support may be left for the family

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28 Jul 2016
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.13339 Longitude: -80.7497
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Riach, Adam Donald (Died)