Orvis Hymer

HYMER, JR., ORVIS; age 86; of Blanchard; passed away on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at this home. Funeral Services for Orvis will be held at Clark Family Funeral Chapel on Friday, May 23, 2014, at 2 p.m. with Pastor Jeremy Selvidge of First Church of the Nazarene officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday, May 23, 2014 from 10 a.m. until the time of Service. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene. Envelopes will be available at the funeral chapel. Orvis was born on October 23, 1927, in Hamilton, Ohio, the son of Orvis and Nora Hymer. He worked for Mobil Refinery as a control operator for 35 years, retiring in 1985. He married Margaret Sexton on February 24, 1951. Orvis was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene. He enjoyed playing the guitar, woodworking and golfing. He also was interested in astronomy. Orvis is survived by his wife, Margaret Hymer of Blanchard; his daughter, Linda (Ronald) Holt of Blanchard; two grandchildren, Brian (Tara) Holt of Whitehall and Jennifer (Mike) Huff of Saginaw Township; 5 great grandchildren, Logan, Parker, Hayden, Ian and Derick. Orvis was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and one sister. You may view Orvis’ obituary online and send a condolence to the family, light a memorial candle, or place a memorial donation at www.clarkfuneralchapel.com

Funeral Home

Clark Family Funeral Chapel & Cremation Service
114 S. Bradley Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-9943
Published in Morning Sun on May 23, 2014