He was a loving husband and father, who very proudly served at Ford for 32 years. He also enjoyed fishing and NASCAR.
He will be dearly missed by his wife of 64 years, Marjorie (nee Taylor); sons, Thomas (Cindy), Timothy (Edie), Daryl (Aurea); and daughter, Jean (Randy) Clement; brother, Bernard (Alice); and sister, Lois (Cole) Sailor; brother-in-law, Joe Bolan; sisters-in-law, Beverly and Betty; and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers and sister, Donald, Wayne, Phyllis; and one grandchild.
Friends may join the family for visitation Monday, September 23, 2013, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M., at Carlson Funeral Home, 1642 Pearl Road, Brunswick, 44212. Funeral service will be on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 11 A.M., at the funeral home. Officiating, will be Pastor Marta Mathatas. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Memory Gardens, Brunswick.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations may be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870, www.steinhospice.org
Online memorials at www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com