Donald Lewis Verrette

Donald Lewis Verrette of Oscoda passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, age 80 years.
Don was born on July 7, 1932 in Flint to Paul Percy and Bertha Jane (Howard) Verrette. He proudly served our country during the Korean War in the Army as an anti-aircraft artillery specialist. After his military service, Don worked for Buick Automotive Corporation at Plant 36 in Flint and he retired after 30 years. After his retirement,
Don moved to Oscoda to enjoy the beauty of northern Michigan.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Clifford; sister, June; and two children, Donna and George. He is survived by his sister, Arlene; two daughters, Diane and Bertha; and five grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and one great-great grandson born last year.
Cremation has taken place and a burial will be in Crestwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Grand Blanc. An on-line guest registry is available at Cremation arrangements are by Buresh Funeral Home of Oscoda.

Published in Iosco County News-Herald and Oscoda Press from Feb. 11 to Feb. 19, 2013