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Robert Henry “Bob” McLain

Port Huron, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA
Death 1 Mar 2016 (aged 67)
Sault Sainte Marie, Chippewa County, Michigan, USA
Burial Mackinac County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 161000052 · View Source
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Robert Henry "Bob" McLain, 67, of Hessel, died Tuesday, March 1, 2016 in Sault Ste. Marie.

He was born August 25, 1948, to Angus and Lorraine (nee Kroetsch) McLain in Port Huron.

Mr. McLain was six years old, his family moved to the Lewiston area, where he lived much of his life.

He married Mary Barber on April 17, 1987.
Mr. McLain was employed as an equipment operator for more than 23 years at Garland Golf Courses, Lodge and Resort. After an injury led to his retirement, Mr. & Mrs. McLain moved to Hessel 18 years ago.

He enjoyed deer hunting and snowmobiling. He was an avid Detroit Lions football fan.

He is survived by his wife, Mary; four stepchildren and their families, Rhonda Dutton of Hessel, Greg and Monica Dutton of Woodhaven, Robin and Cheryl Dutton of Lewiston, and Gilbert Dutton of Naples, FL.; 14 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters, Barbara McLain and Sandra McLain and one step-sister, Jannette Bradshaw.

In addition to his parents, Mr. McLain was preceded in death by one brother, Bud McLain.

A Memorial service will be Saturday, March 12, at 11am at Les Cheneaux Christian Fellowship in Cedarville with Pastor Scout Hester officiating.Visitation will be from 9am to time of the service at the church.

Interment will be in the Italian Cemetery in Cedarville.

R. Galer Funeral Home in Pickford is assisting the family with arrangements.

(St. Ignace news, March 16, 2016 issue)




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  • Added: 13 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161000052
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