Richard L. Hoag, age 74, died on June 3, 2013, at Strong Memorial Hospital, following a long battle with cancer. He was born on May 31, 1939 in Albion, a son of Glenn and Helen (Hughson) Hoag.
Richard was a graduate of Albion High School and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a Bachelors degree in Nursing. Richard will be remembered for his kindness, generosity, smile, love of music, movies and his flower garden.
He was predeceased by his father, Glenn. He is survived by his partner of 32 years, Tom Frederickson; his mother, Helen Hoag of Albion; sister, Ruby Budenhagen of Albion; brother, Kenneth (Margo) Hoag of Arizona; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc., 21 W. Avenue, Albion, on Friday, June 7th from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM only.
To share a special memory of Richard, please visit www.christophermitchell.com.