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John Rams

September 2, 1929 - January 5, 2017
Norton Shores, MI


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Mr. John Henry Rams , age 87, passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017. He was born in Muskegon, Michigan on September 2, 1929 to Henry & Mary (Bercik) Rams and married the former Barbara Thoma on August 24, 1957. Mr. Rams had been employed as a Pattern Maker for Lakey Foundry, Monarch Pattern and finally Paragon Pattern until retiring. John enjoyed woodworking and building furniture, tables & bookshelves, fishing for salmon on Lake Michigan, sailing and bicycling.


Wife, Barbara; sons, Robert (Charr) Rams of St. Clair, Scott Rams of Muskegon; grandchildren, Kirsten & Kellie; brother, James (Judy) Rams of Kirkland WA; sister, Janet (Tom) Fortenbacher of Norton Shores.


Per his request, no services will be held.