Raphael E. Marsden Jr., 74, of Richmond, Michigan, died June 27, 2014.

He was born Aug. 15, 1939 and worked as an electrician. He was the husband of the late Margaret A. Marsden (nee Britt); the father of Raphael E. (Laurelle) Marsden III, Wendy Ryan, Kim (Tom) Roman and Michael (Dawn) Marsden; the grandfather of 14; and the brother of Mary Ellen Lang, Aileen Spicer, the late Charlotte Beatty and Fred Marsden.

Services and interment were private. Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.