2017-09-14 / Obituaries


EARL W. “BILL” MCCONNELL, 81, a lifelong resident of Davison and for the last 17 years of Houghton Lake, went home to be with the Lord on August 31, 2017 after a brief illness.

He started his career with Buick Motor

Division through

GMI and retired with 35 years of service as a machine repairman. He enjoyed woodworking, fishing, hunting and was an avid reader of Westerns and mystery novels. He had a love for the Houghton Lake area and interest in the stories of Michigan.

He is survived by his sister, Marilyn (Ted) Taylor; brother, Richard (Diane) McConnell; sons, Mark (Phyllis) McConnell, Keith (Cathy) McConnell and Todd McConnell; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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