Sept. 20, 2011
Richard Paul Wirtz, 72, of Wailuku, a deacon at Trinity-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church in Kihei, Maui, and a teacher, artist and graphic artist, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Susan, son Christopher J. Michaels, daughters Amy Hall and Anne Galko, sister Sheila Kelly and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Good Shepherd Church, Wailuku. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at the church cemetery. No flowers. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.