Marseilles Kenneth Riopelle
- Born: 8 Aug 1924, Sacramento, California
- Marriage (1): Lila Mae Makima
- Died: 24 Feb 2008, Sterling Heights, Michigan at age 83
Marseilles Kenneth Riopelle was commonly called Mars.
Obituary for Marseilles Riopelle:
Marseilles Riopelle, 84, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2008. He was born August 8, 1924.
Mr. Riopelle served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Lila; children, Marcy Riopelle, Janine (Carl) Baird and Tami (Dan) Wertz; brother, Jack Riopelle; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his son Mars C. Riopelle.
A private family service will be held.
Arrangements were directed by Gramer Funeral Home Diener Chapel, 48271 Van Dyke (south of 22 Mile Road), Shelby Township.
Marseilles married Lila Mae Makima, daughter of Enoch Erhardt Makima and Sisko Eliina Hokkanen. (Lila Mae Makima was born on 5 Sep 1927 in Detroit, Michigan and died on 6 Jan 2017 in Shelby Township, Michigan.)