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Lewis L Bird

September 9, 1924 - June 9, 2018
Norton Shores, MI

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Visitation

Thursday, June 14, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT
First Congregational Church of Fruitport
3212 Pontaluna Road
Fruitport, MI 49415

Service

Thursday, June 14, 2018
1:00 PM EDT
First Congregational Church of Fruitport
3212 Pontaluna Road
Fruitport, MI 49415

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.

Noah Project
5205 Airline Road
Muskegon, MI 49444

Flowers


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Chalet Floral
700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Mr. Lewis Lawrence Bird, age 93, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018. He was born in Kalkaska, Michigan on September 9, 1924 to Steven & Viola (Rose) Bird and served his country in the US Army during World War II under Gen. Patton. He married the former Eleanor Smith on August 12, 1950. Mr. Bird had been a Machinist for Lakey Foundry for many years until retiring. Lewis was a member of Central United Methodist Church. He enjoyed bowling, gardening beautiful flowers, fishing and watching the Tigers. He will be greatly missed.

SURVIVORS

Brother, Lonnie Bird of Ravenna; many nieces & nephews; his special "Angels" at Sanctuary at the Oaks. He was preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor in 2015; brothers, Ken, Stanley, Basil; sisters, Beatrice & Leola.

SERVICE

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 1:00 pm with visitation one hour prior to the service at First Congregational Church, on Pontaluna Road in Fruitport with Rev. Lowell Wood officiating. Interment in Fruitport Cemetery with Military Honors. MEMORIAL: Noah Project.

Clock Funeral Home - Muskegon