Carl Britton, Jr

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Carl Britton, Jr

  • Birth 13 Jul 1927 Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA
  • Death 8 Jul 2012 Lawton, Van Buren County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA
  • Memorial ID 93499528

BRITTON, MR. CARL JR.
Mattawan
Carl Britton, Jr., age 84, died on Sunday July 8, 2012 in Lawton, MI. He was born on Wednesday, July 13, 1927 in Kalamazoo, MI, a son of Carl and Rosetta (Root) Britton and had been a lifelong area resident. Carl served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He retired from Kalamazoo Public Schools, and had worked for Sprague Floor Service, Angel Floor Service and Kalamazoo Tank and Silo. Carl was a member of Portage Church of Christ and Decatur VFW Post #6248. Over the years, Carl collected classic cars. He also enjoyed camping in the UP with his family. Carl was preceded in death by his parents, a grandson, Chad Allen Davis, a great-grandson, Tod Baker, two brothers, Wesley Britton and Dennis Britton, and a sister, Frances Britton. On May 26, 1945, Carl was united in marriage with the former Idella J. Alberts, who survives. Also surviving are four children, Sandra (Rick) Davis of Portage, Janice (Gordy) Herrington of Kalamazoo, Eugene (Brenda) Britton of Paw Paw and Denton "Joey" Britton of Mattawan; six grandsons, Richard (Kelly Wiggins) Davis, Scott (Jamie Germain) Davis, Jason (Sue) Britton, Eric (Andrea) Britton, Christian (Kelly McClain) Herrington and Timothy (Katy) Herrington; nine great-grandchildren, Ashley Bakos, Lainey Davis, Leggar Davis, Kensey Plumley, Connor Plumley, Brandi Diller, Bradley Diller, Ian Britton and Nolan Britton; a great-great-granddaughter, Victoria Baldwin; two brothers, Wayne (Carol) Britton and Ronald Britton; two sisters, Marilyn Mock and Linda (Leotta) Jones; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held Friday afternoon from 1-2 PM at Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel, 3926 South 9th Street, where services will begin at 2 PM, Minister Mike James will officiate. Interment in Mount Ever-Rest Memorial Park, North will follow services. Memorials should be directed to the March of Dimes


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  • Created by: Terri Kallio
  • Added: 12 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 93499528
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Carl Britton, Jr (13 Jul 1927–8 Jul 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 93499528, citing Mount Ever Rest Memorial Park North, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Terri Kallio (contributor 46954899) .