2017-08-03 / Obituaries

Wilber John Near

Wilber John Near Jr., 61, Roscommon, died July 14, 2017, in Grayling. 

A memorial service is being planned for a later date. Arrangements were handled by Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

He was born in Standish May 10, 1956, the son of the late Nola Carol (Sims) and Wilber John Near Sr. 

He served in the U.S. Army. 

He and Cynthia Guilfoil were united in marriage Dec. 21, 2002, in Roscommon. 

Also predeceased was his daughter, Tonya Kreuzer. 

Surviving are his wife, Cynthia Guilfoil; daughters, Missy Russell, Katie Williamson and Heather (Brian) Sattler; son, Clayton Kreuzer and Heather (Brian) Sattler; 18 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Kenny, Dale and Johnny Near; and sisters, Jenny Ecker and Tammy, Theresa and Jolene Near. 

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