Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
John Louk

   John Louk, 55, of 1470 N. M-30, Gladwin, died Sunday evening at the Midland Hospital Center. Born in Romeo on October 16, 1927, he came to Gladwin County in 1943. Mr. Louk was employed as a truck driver for a grocery store in Flint until retiring in 1975 because of ill health. He served in the Army during World War II and was a life member of the VFW and a member and past commander of the American Legion. He was married to the former Rose Parker on July 3, 1952, in Mt. Morris.

   Surviving besides his wife are, 2 sons, John and Allen at home; 2 daughters, Mrs. Rosemarie Richards of Gladwin and Mrs. Ruthann Cameron, at home; his mother, Mrs. Jula McDonald of Gladwin; one sister, Mrs. Mary McDonald of Lennon; 2 step-brothers, Ernest Parker of Flint and Daniel Parker of Smyrna, Ga.; one step-sister, Mrs. Mary Elliot of Gladwin; and 3 grandchildren.

   Services were held today Wednesday, at 11 a.m. at the Mathews Funeral Home with Ed Jaynes officiating. Graveside services in the Ridge Cemetery were in charge of the Gladwin County VFW Post 7303. A memorial service was held Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. by the American Legion Post.

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Ridge Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
Pvt. US Army WWII
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
P:2 C:5
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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