Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Chester McCulloch

   Chester W. McCulloch died suddenly of heart failure at the Midland Hospital, October 27, at the age of 71. He was born in Grout Township, on December 21, 1900, the son of the late Willis and Sadie McCulloch. A veteran of World War II, he participated in the Battle of the Bulge, being with 3810 Quartermaster Truck Company which furnished all the supplies for the 82nd Airborne Division. Later his company was transferred to the First Division of the Infantry going into France. He earned and was awarded five of the six battle stars given for the European Theatre. He was a member of the Cass City VFW.

   Mr. McCulloch spent most of his life in Fresno, Bakersfield and San Francisco, Calif. In 1950 he came to Michigan working for 15 years for the Parrott Ice Cream Company and the last three years he spent in the Town and Country Nursing Home in Midland.

   Surviving are his sister, Mrs. R. S. Whitehead (Ida), and brother Willis H. McCulloch Jr. Rites were held October 30, at the Hall Funeral Home with services by Rev. Roger J. Browne of the First Presbyterian Church of Beaverton. Burial was in the Grout Cemetery.

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