Online Obituaries for the Troy, Royal Oak, Clawson & Shelby Township MI Area

Esther Anna Faith

December 13, 1917 - April 05, 2017

Online Obituaries for the Troy, Royal Oak, Clawson & Shelby Township MI Area

Esther Anna Faith of Sterling Heights, Michigan, formerly of Utica, MI passed away April 5, 2017; at the age of 99. 

Esther was a member of Trintiy Lutheran Church in Utica, MI for over 70 years. She attended bible studies, Golden Circle and sutffed bullentins at Trinity. She was married to her husband, Michael for 16 years before his passing.

She retired from General Motors after 27 years of office cleaning. She was an avid bowler and still enjoyed bowling on the Ninetendo Wii video game.

She is survived by her children; Joyce (Troy) Kilpatrick, Delores (Roger) Gary, Carol (Ray) McMann, Michael (Nancy) Faith, David Faith, Gary (Pattie) Faith. Also 18 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchild and 4 great great-grandchildren.

Esther is preceded in death by her husband, Michael Faith, her two children; Ronald Faith and Arlene Faith. Her siblings; Emil Paul, Otto Paul,Harriet Paul, Helen Townsend and Emma Crorey.



Funeral Information

Visitation for Esther is Sunday, April 9th, 2017 from 2-6pm at Gramer Funeral Home, Diener Chapel, 48271 Van Dyke Ave., Shelby Twp., MI 48317; 586-731-4150.

Funeral Service is Monday, April 10th, 2017 at 11 am, instate 10 am at Trinity Lutheran Church, 45160 Van Dyke Ave., Utica, MI 48317; 586-731-4490.

Donations Information

Donations may be made to

Trinity Lutheran Church
45160 Van Dyke Avenue
Shelby Twp., MI 48317; 586-731-4490

Metro Hospice
2 Corporate Drive, Suite 100
Southfield, MI 48076


Visitation:  Gramer Funeral Home, Diener Chapel

Service:  Trinity Lutheran Church

Cemetery:  Utica Cemetery

Esther Anna Faith


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