Richard Andrew Polhemus

ADRIAN – Richard Andrew Polhemus, age 76, of Adrian passed away on January 30, 2018, at Hospice of Lenawee Hospice Home with his wife by his side.  He was born on February 15, 1941, in Adrian to Floyd and Marcella (Sutton) Polhemus. He married Alice A. Reese and she survives.  Richard worked for Simplex Industries retiring in 2001.  He enjoyed hunting, gardening, and working in the yard.


In addition to his wife, Alice, Richard is survived by three brothers, John (Shirley), Daniel (Brenda), and Arthur (Nancy) Polhemus; and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Peter Polhemus; and sister, Gertrude Bissett.


Visitation for Richard will be held on Thursday, February 1, 2018, from 4-7 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 2, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian with Deacon John Crowley officiating. Burial will be in Riga Cemetery.

You may send condolences to the family at  Memorial contributions may be made to Clayton Fire Department or Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.