He worked at Ford Motors for 31 years and served in the United States Air Force. He enjoyed camping, boating and spending time with his family.
He was a loving husband to his wife Ruth; father to Jerry (Becky), Darwin (Lois), Rebecca (Murray) Fisher; brother to Freda Hizer, Carl Humphries, Gay (Hank) Tieman, Roy (Janette) Humphries; grandfather to Jerame (fiancee Laurie), Daniel, Holly, Jessica (Russell) Scalf; great grandfather to Jackson.
He was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters.
Friends may join the family for visitation Wednesday, May 7, 2014 from 6 to 8 P.M. at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 1642 Pearl Road, (1/2 mile South of Route 303), Brunswick. Funeral service will be Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 11 A.M., in the funeral home. Interment will follow in Hope Memorial Gardens, Hinckley.