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“So sorry to hear this news. Prayers for you and the whole family. May God wrap his loving arms around each of you during this time. ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: Shannon Myers - Millington, MI

“Sending lots of love and hugs to you Mom Ann and family. I miss the old days growing up next to you guys Thank you for some great memories. ”
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“I am so sorry for your loss. :( My condolences to the family of this man. ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Allie Withers - Vassar, MI

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Mr. Searles, age 63 years, passed away August 8, 2013 at his home. He was born in Mayville, Michigan on August 3, 1950. Bob was an avid Detroit Tigers fan and loved spending time with his family, as well as family trips to Disney. He worked as an auto mechanic and factory worker, and enjoyed coin collecting.

On November 9, 1968, he married the former Ann N. Wilson and she survives him. He also leaves 4 children: Patrick (Heidi) Searles, Kristy (Keith) Piske, Amy (Dusty) Alt and Tracy (Matthew Klein) Searles, 7 grandchildren: Brittany, Brandy, Jimmie, Dustin, Haley, Ashton and Gavin, 4 step-sisters: Darlene, Rose, Mary, and Annie, as well as a step-brother, Jim. He was preceded in death by his mother and step-father, Mary Ellen and Robert Atkinson, as well as a great-granddaughter, Alicyn Ann Hergenreder on November 17, 2011.

Funeral service will be held on Monday, August 12, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Penzien-Steele Funeral Home, 149 N. Main St., Vassar. The Rev. Cathy Christman will officiate and cremation will follow. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Sunday from 2-9 p.m.