ST. ?JAMES – Richard Sizer, 89, of St. James, died on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in St. Cloud.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 26, St. James Catholic Church in St. James.
Visitation will be one hour before services at the church on Thursday.
Burial with military honors, provided by the St. James Veterans Honor Guard, will be at Calvary Cemetery in St. James.
Arrangements are with Sturm Funeral Home in St. James.
Richard Joseph Sizer was born on Sept. 10, 1924, to Joseph and Lucy (Starkey) Sizer.
He served in U.S. Navy in the South Pacific in the Seabees from the fall of 1943 until the end of the war.
He is survived by his children, Jill Sizer of Minneapolis, Mark Sizer of Waite Park, Amy Knuth of Fountain Hills, Ariz., Beth Forsyth of St. James, John Sizer of Eau Claire, Wis., Joe Sizer of Pacific Grove, Calif. and ex-wife Florence Sizer of St. James.