Nature 10


Gerald L. Tipton

December 30, 1945 ~ May 16, 2018 (age 72)

Gerald L. Tipton,  72 of  rural Fowler  passed away at Sparrow Clinton Hospital on May 16, 2018.  He was born on December 30, 1945 the son of John and Margaret (Townsend) Tipton. He graduated from Fulton High School in 1964 and served in the U.S. Army. On July 13, 1966 he married Jacqueline  S. Johnson in Maple Rapids, MI.  She preceded him in death on March 16, 2015. Gerald had worked for General Motors as a truck driver. Gerald enjoyed his meetings with G. M. retirees, the breakfast club at McDonalds and riding his bike. Survivors are his children Angela (Martin) Jernstadt of Maple Rapids, Jeremy (Janis) Tipton of St. Johns, Catherine (Jarrod) Ash of Rainbow Lake.  Grandchildren, Morgan, Lauren and Emma Jernstadt; James and Madison Tipton and Sydney and Leah Ash.  The family will receive friends and relatives at Keck-Coleman Funeral Home on Sunday, May 20, 2018, 2-4 and 6-8 P.M.  Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home on Monday, May 21, 2018 with Pastor Andy Croel officiating. Military Honors will be provided by Fowler V. F. W. Post 3733.  Memorial donations may be made to Fowler V. F. W. Post 3733, PO Box 52, Fowler, MI 48835

© 2019 Keck-Coleman Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS