Dick was a teacher at the Michigan School for the Blind for 12 years; and then worked for the State of Michigan, Public Health Department as a vision consultant, retiring in 1989.
He is survived by his wife Beth Murley, children: Janice Murley, Judy (Neil) Barker, Thomas (Connie) Murley, and Brian Murley; grandchildren: Molly (T.J.) Davis, Joshua Murley, Gabe Murley, Hayley Barker, Claire Barker; and a brother, LeRoy (Carol) Murley.
There will be memorial service held 3:00 p.m. Saturday, December 4, 2010, at the First United Methodist Church, 3827 Delta River Dr., Lansing, with Rev. Melanie Baker-Streevy officiating. There will be a memorial visitation held Friday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to First United Methodist Church, Central United Methodist Church, or Heartland Home Care and Hospice, 865 S. Cedar St., Mason, MI 48854.