Pixley Funeral Home

322 West University Drive, Rochester, MI


Richard D. Campbell

December 20, 1928November 16, 2019

Richard D. Campbell of Lupton, Michigan passed away on November 16, 2019 at the age of 90. He was born in Rochester, Michigan on December 20, 1928 to his parents Horace and Evangeline Campbell. Richard attended Rochester Schools before going on to join the Navy. He married Betty Falker on April 3, 1948 and they had 52 years together before she passed on March 4, 2001. He was the companion of Marilyn Gray. Richard working in tool and die with General Motors. He was a man of simple pleasures and enjoyed woodworking, hunting, gardening, and being outdoors.

He is survived by his beloved children Deborah (Gary) Warren, Pamela (Paul Dennison) Campbell Smith, and Dale (Mary) Campbell; grandchildren Janet Dayringer, Jessica Dayringer Vayda, Jennifer (Mike) Scholes, Brian Warren, Travis (Rachel) Campbell, and Chelsea (Byron) LeFlore; great-grandchildren Madison, Makenzie, Joey, Anna, Ella, Kyle, KyLeigh, and Rory; and brother Jim Campbell.

He is predeceased by his wife and his siblings Audrey, Louis, Betty, Don, and Mary Jo. Richards’s service will take place on Saturday, November 23, at 12 PM at Pixley Funeral Home located in Rochester. The family will be accepting visitors beginning at 11 AM until time of service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the VFW (https://heroes.vfw.org/page/23487/donate/1?ea.tracking.id=Giving_Pages)


  • Betty (Falker) Campbell, Wife (deceased)
  • Deborah (Gary) Warren, Daughter
  • Pamela (Paul Dennison) Campbell Smith, Daughter
  • Dale (Mary) Campbell, Son
  • Janet Dayringer, Granddaughter
  • Jessica Dayringer Vayda, Granddaughter
  • Jennifer (Mike) Scholes, Granddaughter
  • Brian Warren, Grandson
  • Travis (Rachel) Campbell, Grandson
  • Chelsea (Byron) LeFlore, Granddaughter
  • Madison, Makenzie, Joey, Anna, Ella, Kyle, KyLeigh, and Rory, Great Grandchildren
  • Marilyn Gray, Companion
  • Horace and Evangeline Campbell, Parents (deceased)
  • Jim Campbell, Brother
  • Audrey, Louis, Betty, Don, and Mary Jo, Siblings (deceased)

  • VFW


  • Visitation Saturday, November 23, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 23, 2019


Richard D. Campbell

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Connie Cranick

November 21, 2019

RIP Uncle Dick. Something we shared all my life was Birthdays on the same day. I remember this summer you telling me “We have a Birthday coming up. Yes, that’s something we could always share. You have a lot of family up there to enjoy no aches and pains with. It was fun listening to you all way back when. Hello to all love you ❤️