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Robert Slager Sr.

September 16, 1925 - June 14, 2017
Muskegon, MI

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Visitations


Saturday, June 17, 2017
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Clock Life Story Funeral Homes
Muskegon Location
1469 Peck St.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 722-3721

Celebration of Life

Driving Directions

Saturday, June 17, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Clock Life Story Funeral Homes
Muskegon Location
1469 Peck St.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 722-3721

Celebration of Life

Driving Directions

Contributions


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

West Michigan Symphony
360 W. Western Avenue STE 200
Muskegon, MI 49440
Web Site

Flowers


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Chalet Floral
700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Mr. Robert Slager Sr., age 91, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017. He was born in Muskegon, Michigan on September 16, 1925 to Peter & Mabel (Caswell) Slager and served in the Merchant Marines during World War II in the Atlantic Ocean, convoy duty and then the Pacific Ocean. He married the former Elaine Nuismer on August 28, 1946 and put himself through college, receiving his Bachelor's Degree at the University of Michigan. Mr. Slager had been employed as a Controller and Financial Manager for American Standard until retiring in 1987. Robert had a wonderful sense of humor. He was an avid Tiger's Fan and enjoyed reading, classical music, wintering in Florida and traveling all over the world.

SURVIVORS

Son, Robert Slager Jr., his fiance, Sherri Degraff and family of IL; companion, Hazel Whittaker and family; brother, Tom (Maria) Slager of Edwardsburg MI; many nieces, nephews & cousins. He was preceded in death by his wife Elaine in 2000 and his parents.

CELEBRATION OF LIFE

Saturday, June 17, 2017, 2:00-4:00 pm and 6:00-8:00 pm at the Clock Funeral Home - Muskegon. MEMORIAL: West Michigan Symphony for Debut Strings.

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