LOVETT, Robert J.
Of Otsego, Michigan
Passed away Friday, January 23, 2009 in Kalamazoo. Mr. Lovett was born September 6, 1926 in Otsego to John and Grace (Stratton) Lovett. He was a 1944 graduate of Otsego High School and a Navy Veteran of World War II, for 23 years Bob was employed with Sears, retiring in 1987. Bob was very proud of his grandchildren. He enjoyed being out of doors, bird watching and fishing. For the 13 years they spent in Florida, he enjoyed the fishing on Lake Okeechobee. On June 13, 1945 he married Lucille Wuis who survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Sue (Larry) Martin and Sally (Medford) Starr both of Otsego; four grandchildren, Cherie (George) Owens, Ginger Foster, Kasey (Keith) Cogar, Todd (Anna) Starr; nine great-grandchildren, Kelsey, Jordan, Tyler, Justin, Jacob, Colin, Grace, Matthew and Lucas; one brother, Lewis (Gladys) Lovett; two sisters-in-law, Margaret Lovett and Virginia Lovett; a brother-in-law, Morris Wuis; several nieces and nephews. Bob was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Calvin, Charles and Carl; two great-granddaughters, Madeline and Kelly Cogar. Cremation will take place. A Memorial service will held Monday at 11:00 AM at the United Methodist Church of Otsego with Pastor Joe Shaler and Pastor Dan Minor officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Otsego United Methodist Church stained glass window restoration fund. Arrangements by
Winkel Funeral Home
Published in the Kalamazoo Gazette on 1/25/2009 (Posted by a VOLUNTEER-NO family connection)