Howard R. Marquardt, of Saline and formerly of Detroit, passed away at the age of 98, August 30, 2014 at Linden Square Assisted Living in Saline.
He was born June 13, 1916 in Detroit, the son of William and Josephine (Kern) Marquardt. Howard loved Tigers baseball, fishing, working in his garden, and woodworking.
Survivors include his wife of 71 years, Edna (Lewandowski), son: Richard, and his wife Patricia (Szczepanski) of Temperance, son: Gary, and his wife Lori (Wysocki) of Saline, grandsons: Brian, Kevin and Max, and one sister. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters. F
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at the Robison-Bahnmiller Funeral Home in Saline, with the Rev. Thomas Schroeder officiating. Burial will take place at Glen Eden Lutheran Memorial Park in Livonia, MI. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Arbor Hospice of Ann Arbor or a charity of one’s choice. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home where friends may begin calling on Friday, September 5, 2014 between the hours of 4 and 7 p.m. and on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 10 a.m.. until the time of service at 11 a.m.
To sign Howard’s guestbook, to leave a message or for more information or directions, please visit www.rbfhsaline.com.