|Birth: ||Nov. 7, 1927|
|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2002|
Obituary Homer Index, Homer Michigan
Delyle R. Butler, 75, of Clarendon Township, died Thursday, November 7, 2002, at Marshall Manor in Marshall.
Mr. Butler was born in Homer Township November 7, 1927, to William R. and Essa (Slocum) Butler. He married Barbara J. Avery August 12, 1950, and she survives.
He was employed for 17 years as a molder for Gale Manufacturing and worked for P.M. Construction. He retired from Springfield Foundry in 1992. He served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, his family and especially his grandchildren's ball games.
In addition to his wife, survivors include four daughters, Susan (Ray) Ladd, Karen (John) Zimmerman, Cindy (Brent) Chamberlain and Kathy (Steve) Lowder, all of Homer; two sons, Terry (Sue) Butler of Hanover and Mike Butler of Tekonsha; a sister, Donna Mudd of Battle Creek; two brothers, Junior Butler of Springport and David Butler of Homer; 17 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by four sisters, Doris Murphy, Darlene Collins, Dorothy Wendorf and Deloris Butler; and six brothers, Dick, Donald, Delbert, Duane, Daryl and William (Billy) Butler.
Graveside services were held Monday, November 11, at Albion Memory Gardens in Albion, with the Rev. Jim Snyder officiating.
Arrangements were handled by the J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home, Albion.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Homer Athletic Boosters.
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Created by: Beth Silvis
Record added: Oct 04, 2009
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