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Gerald Patrick Mayer

August 14, 1948 January 22, 2018
Gerald Patrick Mayer
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Gerald Patrick Mayer

Age 69 of Owosso and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, passed away Monday, January 22, 2018 at Grand Strand Medical Center in Myrtle Beach. 

Funeral Services will be held 11:00 am Monday, January 29, 2018 at First Church of Christ with Pastor Chris Higgins officiating.  Burial will take place at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly.  The family will receive friends at Nelson-House Funeral Homes-Owosso Chapel on Sunday from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm. 

Gerald was born August 14, 1948 in Remus, the son of John and Elizabeth (Snider) Mayer. He graduated from Mecosta-Remus High School; Class of 1967 and proudly served in the United States Marines. Gerald was a member of DAV, Marine Corp League, American Legion and Knights of Columbus. 

He married Kathleen Paulsen in Remus on November 19, 1971. 

Gerald was employed through the years at the Interstate Highway Construction (IHC) and Cougar Contracting and was a heavy equipment operator. 

Gerald is survived by his wife Kathy; sons Brian (Andrea) Mayer and Kevin (Carol) Mayer; grandchildren Sydnie, Bryce, Brendan, Marley and Valerie; 14 brothers and sisters; four brother-in-laws; several nieces and nephews and many other loving family and friends. 

He was predeceased by his parents; two brothers; two sisters; one brother-in-law; and one sister-in-law. 

Memorial contributions are suggested to the family so the family can make a contribution in Gerald's name to the PTSD program at the VA Hospital in Battle Creek, Michigan. 

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1:00 PM 1/28/2018 1:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 1/28/2018 6:00:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Chapel
120 E. Mason Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

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11:00 AM 1/29/2018 11:00:00 AM
First Church of Christ of Corunna

585 East North Street
Owosso, MI 48867

First Church of Christ of Corunna
585 East North Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

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