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DETROIT — Longtime auto dealer Lou LaRiche died June 9 at age 90 in Northville, Mich. After working with his father and brothers at the family dealerships in Cleveland, LaRiche opened his first dealership in 1964, a Volkswagen franchise in Findlay, Ohio. In 1971, he opened Lou LaRiche Chevrolet in Plymouth, Mich. Over the years he acquired a Toyota-Subaru dealership, which was sold in 2021, and a Chevrolet-Cadillac dealership, both in Findlay.