John Franklin Marcum, Jr. Ortonville, Michigan Obituary

John Franklin Marcum, Jr.

<p>MARCUM, JR., JOHN FRANKLIN of Goodrich, Michigan, died on November 19, 2023. He was 81. John was born November 1, 1942 in, Hamilton, Ohio to the late John F. and Susie (nee: Alman) Marcum, Sr. He married the former Winifred Haveraneck in Monroe, Michigan. He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Winifred Marcum; loving father, of three children, John (Tanya) Marcum, Christine (Frank) Agostini and Scott M. (Naomi) Marcum; seven grandchildren, Matthew (Brianne) Marcum, Lauren (Michael) Theusch, Nicolas Agostini, Paige Agostini, Wyatt Marcum, Tegan Marcum and Emmett Marcum; three great grandchildren, Winifred, Sebastian and Emmett; sister-in-law, Dianne Marcum; he was preceded in death by his sister, Linda Taite and his brother, David Marcum. John was a graduate of the University of Michigan and played right guard for the U of M football team and played in the 1965 Rose Bowl. He retired from GM as a nationwide manager for their Warehouse Division. He loved to hunt, woodwork and photography. Most of all he was completely committed to his family. Funeral service will be at 12:00 noon, Wednesday, November 22, 2023 at Village Funeral Home, 135 South Street, Ortonville. Pastor Sean Barton, officiating. Family will receive friends on Wednesday from 11:00 until the time of the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.</p>
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MARCUM, JR., JOHN FRANKLIN of Goodrich, Michigan, died on November 19, 2023. He was 81. John was born November 1, 1942 in, Hamilton, Ohio to the late John F. and Susie (nee: Alman) Marcum, Sr. He married the former Winifred Haveraneck in Monroe, Michigan. He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Winifred Marcum; loving father, of three children, John (Tanya) Marcum, Christine (Frank) Agostini and Scott M. (Naomi) Marcum; seven grandchildren, Matthew (Brianne) Marcum, Lauren (Michael) Theusch, Nicolas Agostini, Paige Agostini, Wyatt Marcum, Tegan Marcum and Emmett Marcum; three great grandchildren, Winifred, Sebastian and Emmett; sister-in-law, Dianne Marcum; he was preceded in death by his sister, Linda Taite and his brother, David Marcum. John was a graduate of the University of Michigan and played right guard for the U of M football team and played in the 1965 Rose Bowl. He retired from GM as a nationwide manager for their Warehouse Division. He loved to hunt, woodwork and photography. Most of all he was completely committed to his family. Funeral service will be at 12:00 noon, Wednesday, November 22, 2023 at Village Funeral Home, 135 South Street, Ortonville. Pastor Sean Barton, officiating. Family will receive friends on Wednesday from 11:00 until the time of the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.

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Nov
22
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Wednesday, November 22 2023
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Village Funeral Home & Cremation Services
135 South Street
Ortonville, MI 48462
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22
Service
Wednesday, November 22 2023
12:00 PM
Village Funeral Home & Cremation Services
135 South Street
Ortonville, MI 48462
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