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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Earl Colbeck


   Earl F. Colbeck, of Beaverton, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, at the Gladwin Nursing Home following a long illness. Born Oct. 4, 1891 in Billings Township, Mr. Colbeck was 72 years old. He spent his lifetime in Gladwin County as a farmer and construction foreman, and in later years operated a dry goods store in Beaverton until his retirement. He was well-known in the county, having served several years as a supervisor of Beaverton City and as secretary of the Gladwin County Fair for a number of years.

   Mr. Colbeck and the former Pansy Hunter were married in Tobacco Township Nov. 27, 1920. Survivors are his wife Pansy; two brothers and a sister. Services will be held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at the Hall Funeral Home and burial will be in the Edenville Cemetery.

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Edenville Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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