Gary Strempel, 61, of Mancelona passed away Monday morning December 29, 2014 at McLaren Northern Michigan hospital. The son of Robert and Donna (Van Wagoner) was born July 11, 1953 in Flint. Surviving are his parents, Robert and Donna of Flint; his wife, Denise; a daughter, Samantha “Sam” (James) Cummer and two granddaughters all of Fife Lake; a stepdaughter, Tanya (James) Konieczny and two grandsons both of Lachine; and two sisters, Sue Bostwick and Kate (James) Gerzetich both of Flint. Visitation will be Monday, January 19, at Mortensen Funeral Home in Mancelona from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. memorial service. Cremation arrangements were in care of Hentkowksi Funeral Home.
- Patricia O. Junker
- Ruth Lynch Bidwell