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William "Bill" Alf Cantrell

November 12, 1936 November 16, 2018
William "Bill" Alf Cantrell
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Obituary for William "Bill" Alf Cantrell

William (Bill) Alf Cantrell, 82, of Clawson, Michigan passed away on Friday, November 16, 2018.  Bill was born November 12, 1936 to Ira Lee Brown Cantrell and Firmon Gist Cantrell in Sparta, Tennessee.  He was preceded in death by 3 brothers and one sister.

Bill married Jean Bennett on December 28, 1953.  They moved to Royal Oak, Michigan in 1955.  After 3 years, they moved to Phillips Avenue in Clawson, Michigan, where he lived for 60 years.  They enjoyed many years of travel and life together.

Bill could fix anything.  He worked at Devlieg Machine Company and then at Acme Manufacturing until he was 66 years old.  While at Devlieg, he regularly traveled at least 45 weeks each year all across the U.S. and to many foreign countries, including Germany, South Korea, Japan, and China.  Through the years, Bill also loved to travel around the U.S., especially Florida, with Jean and his children.

Bill is survived by his wife, Jean; his two children, Sherry (Len) and Alan (Sherrie); his two grandsons, Alex and Christopher; his sister Hattie Jo; and several close relatives and friends.


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Visitation

Wednesday

21

Nov

10:00 AM 11/21/2018 10:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 11/21/2018 12:00:00 PM
Gramer Funeral Home

705 North Main Street
Clawson, MI 48017

Gramer Funeral Home
705 North Main Street Clawson 48017 MI
United States

Service

Wednesday

21

Nov

12:00 PM 11/21/2018 12:00:00 PM
Gramer Funeral Home

705 North Main Street
Clawson, MI 48017

Gramer Funeral Home
705 North Main Street Clawson 48017 MI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Cookeville City Cemetery Final Resting Place

241 S. Walnut Ave.
Cookeville, TN 38501

241 S. Walnut Ave. Cookeville 38501 TN
United States

Memorial Contribution

The Therapy Choirs of Michigan

24477 Buchanan Ct., #1887
Farmington Hills, MI 48335
Make Payable to: The Therapy Choirs of Michigan
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