Kenneth Merril Bockelman | 1924 - 2013 | Obituary

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Kenneth Merril Bockelman

Born: July 29, 1924
Died: January 04, 2013

U.S. VeteranKenneth Merril Bockelman of Richfield Township age 88 died Friday January 4, 2013 at Hurley Medical Center. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 2:00 pm Monday January 7, 2013 at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly Michigan.Rev. Gary Beck officiating. Kenneth was born in Detroit Michigan July 29, 1924 the son of Louis & Anna (Young) Bockelman and has resided in the Davison area for many years. He was joined in marriage to Doris E. Willis on April 3, 1948 in Detroit. Answering the call of his country Ken served in the US Marine Corp during WW II. He was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church and DAV in Livonia Michigan. Ken had been a carpenter his entire life, He owned Ken's Doll Houses which he custom built doll houses for over twentyfive years, and delivered all over the United States. Surviving is wife Doris, daughters Deborah Bockelman, and Marcia (Paul) Loos. thirteen grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Sister Helen (Leon) Hickey, Brother-in-law: Roger and wife Pat Willis. He is precded in death by son Marc Bockelman. Share your condolences at

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