Robert W. Kemerer Sr., Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away Sunday, September 13, 2009. Age 84 years. Robert William Kemerer was born July 6, 1925 in Saginaw to Walter and Frances (Turek) Kemerer. He married Joan Grill on January 25, 1943. She survives him. Mr. Kemerer was a member of Swan Valley United Methodist Church, the Bay City Consistory, the Masonic Lodge #79, the Sons of Italy, the Local 699, and the Shriners. Robert served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II. Surviving besides his wife Joan, he leaves his children Susan (Malcolm) Clever, Robert (June) Kemerer, Marie (Chester) Fisher, Samuel (Kelly) Kemerer, and Jimmy Crawfis; a brother Duane (Ellie) Kemerer; a sister-in-law Julie Kemerer; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; and many other loving family members and friends. Robert was preceded in death by his son Charles (Mary) Kemerer; his daugher Joan Zestos; his brothers Charles (Christina) Kemerer, and Walter Kemerer; and two sisters Florence Sproull and Viola Kemerer. Funeral service took place Thursday, September 17, 2009 at the Reitz Herzberg Funeral home on S. Midland Rd. Rev. Robert Richards officiated with interment to follow at Chapel Hill Cemetery in Freeland. Memorial offerings may be given to Swan Valley United Methodist Church or the charity of your choice.