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James Dinger Sr.

April 16, 1933 - January 7, 2018
Muskegon, MI

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Visitations


Saturday, January 20, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST
Clock Life Story Funeral Homes
Muskegon Location
1469 Peck St.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 722-3721
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Services


Saturday, January 20, 2018
1:00 PM EST
Clock Life Story Funeral Homes
Muskegon Location
1469 Peck St.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 722-3721
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.

Johnson Family Cancer Center
1440 Sherman Boulevard, Suite 300
Muskegon, MI 49444
(231) 672-2008
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Harbor Hospice Foundation
1050 W. Western Avenue, Suite 400
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 728-3442
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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Life Story / Obituary


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Mr. James A. Dinger Sr., age 84, passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Elberta, Michigan on April 16, 1933 to Herman & Primrose (Gonyon) Dinger and married the former Shirley Lackey on October 12, 1957. Mr. Dinger served his country in the U.S. Air Force, worked at Dupont in Montague followed by Clark Floor Machine and was the former owner of Mikes Bar in downtown Muskegon. James owned Cessna & Piper airplanes at Fremont Airport, enjoyed boating, was a former charter captain and also enjoyed snowmobiling.

SURVIVORS

Wife, Shirley; sons, James (Jody) Dinger Jr. of Holland, Jeff Dinger of Muskegon, Gregory (Maggie Hawkins) Dinger of Cedar Springs; daughters, Traci (Robert) Taliaferro of VA, Lesa (Chris) Hardy of Muskegon; grandchildren, Aaron, Rick; Heather, Leif, Katelyn, Amy, Alex, Brandon, Lydia, Jacob, Austin, Conner & Ella; 9 great grandchildren; sister, Linda Mingus of Kalamazoo; several nieces, nephews, special lunch friend, Jack O'Malley, friend & brother-in-law, Bud Lackey. He was preceded in death by sister, June.

SERVICE

Saturday, January 20, 2018, 1:00 pm with visitation one hour prior at Clock Chapel - Muskegon with Rev. Douglas VanderMolen officiating. MEMORIAL: Harbor Hospice or Johnson Cancer Center.

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