Homer W. Sington, 91, of Bellaire died on April 4, 2013 at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City.|
Homer was the beloved husband of Coral for 67 years; the loving father of Mark, Penny (Dave) Neef, Shelly (Hal) Pisors, Bruce, and Jim (Susan); grandfather of Lindsey Kelly, Dr. Haley Neef, David, Michael and Anna Pisors, Jonathan, Alex and Andrew Sington, and Sarah and Zeke Vanas; four great-grandchildren as well as nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.
Homer is a Veteran of World War II, serving three years building air fields in North Africa, China, Burma, and India with the 1875 Army Air Corp.
He was a member of the American Legion, and a life member of the Zion Lodge #1, Detroit, as well as plural membership to the Bellaire Masonic Lodge # 398.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 403 Traverse St., Elk Rapids, MI., 49629. The family received friends from 10:30 a.m. until the time of services. Pastor David Mellor officiated. Burial took place in Lakeview Cemetery, Bellaire.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Antrim County Habitat for Humanity, 305 S. Williams St., Mancelona, MI., 49659 or to St. Paul's Episcopal Memorial Fund.
Arrangements are being handled by the Bellaire Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes.
Please sign our online guestbook at www.mortensenfuneralhomes.com.
Published in The Leader and the Kalkaskian on May 1, 2013