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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Roy Ockerman

   Roy S. Ockerman, 82, of 5205 W. M-18, Sage Township, died Monday, February 9, at a nursing facility in Corunna. A resident of Gladwin County since 1900, Mr. Ockerman was born October 30, 1893, at Owosso, the son of Charles and Eliza Simpson Ockerman. He and the former Rose Cripps were married December 23, 1919, in Gladwin; and she survives him. Mr. Ockerman was a veteran of World War I serving with the U.S. Army in France and Germany. Following army service he was employed as a carpenter and builder and in farming. He was a member of the Gladwin County World War I Barracks No. 3421.

   Surviving in additon to his wife are 2 sons, Glenn of Owosso, and Derwood of Gladwin; a daughter, Mrs. Edward (Wanda) Mennaga of Hastings; 1 sister, Mrs. William (Ruth) Rohloff of Cleveland, Ohio; 10 grandchildren. Services will be held Thursday at 1:00 p.m. at Mathews Funeral Home with the Rev. Helena Egts officiating. Burial will be in Ridge Cemete.

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Ridge Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
Pvt. US Army WWI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
P:2 C:7
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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