Carl Howard DeMuth

Carl Howard DeMuth Charlotte Carl Howard DeMuth, 84, died Wednesday, January 9, 2013. Mr. DeMuth was born on August 9, 1928 in Mason, MI, the son of Bert and Ruth Marie (Neal) DeMuth. He was a member of the Potterville High School Class of 1946, when he met his wife, Barbara Nisse. The two married on May 15, 1948 in Charlotte, where they raised their three children. He worked for Aluminum Extrusion for 43 years, retiring in 1990. Mr. DeMuth was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Charlotte. He is survived by his three children Jerrold (Linda) DeMuth of Charlotte, Lynda (David) Dawson of Williamsburg, and James DeMuth of Charlotte; grandchildren Duane (Jayne) DeMuth, Brenda Bassett, Elizabeth (Ryan) Dewey, Rebecca (Brad) Molski, Teresa (Mike) Freundl, Barbara (Danny) Jacobson, and Kristin (Jason) Bowzer, Robin (Chuck) Smith and Jill (fiance Jim) Miller; great-grandchildren Dominic, Gabriella, Adam, Tucker, Tatum, Tripp (born January 9, 2013), Dawson, Madalyn, Brynn, Dreux, Brayden, Tyler, Austin and Nevaeh; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Barbara DeMuth on November 30, 2011; his parents Bert and Ruth DeMuth; and his grandson Kurt DeMuth. A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 14, 2013 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Charlotte with Rev. Fr. Francis Mossholder officiating. Visitation will be from 7:00-9:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 12 and 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at Pray Funeral Home, Charlotte. Interment will be in Benton Township Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church in Charlotte or Eaton Community Hospice House. Online condolences may be made at www.prayfuneral.com. Arrangements by Pray Funeral Home, Charlotte, MI.

Funeral Home

Pray Funeral Home, Inc.
401 West Seminary Charlotte, MI 48813
(517) 543-2950

Published in Lansing State Journal on Jan. 11, 2013