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Paul M. Wilcox
  • First United Methodist Church of Vassar
    133 N. Main St.
    Vassar, MI 48768

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Vassar, Michigan

Paul M. Wilcox, age 86 years, passed away Wednesday morning, August 5, 2015, at Medi-Lodge of Frankenmuth. He was born on December 25, 1928 in Millington, the son of the late Ross and Susan (Newton) Wilcox. On August 25, 1951 he married the former Katherine A. Heinlein. Paul worked for many years at Vassar Dairy before leaving to work at General Motors Steering Gear in Saginaw. After retiring he spent several years working part time at Cook GM Superstore.

Surviving family include his wife of 64 years, Katherine; children, Gary (Carol) Wilcox, Roger (Jackie) Wilcox and Carla (Joe) Gillespie; grandchildren, Nick Wilcox, Cassie (Alex) Williams, Roger Wilcox II, Taylor and Evan Wilcox and Jordyn and Morgan Gillespie. Paul was preceded in death by his sister, Geraldine Ruff.

Memorial service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 8, 2015, at the Vassar First United Methodist Church, 139 N. Main St. in Vassar. The Rev. Cathy Christman officiating. Private burial will be at Arbela Township Cemetery. Those desiring may make contributions to the First United Methodist Church. The family will greet friends at the church on Saturday from 12 noon until the time of the service.