Lewis E. VanDeusen, born July 20, 1912 in Fairfield Twp., Elsie, MI, the son of Andrew and Minnie (Webb) VanDeusen passed away at Ovid Healthcare on August 1, 2015 at the age of 103. He worked for Douglas Trucking for 13 years and Cal’s Merchandise of Ovid for 20 years. His marriage to Dorothy F. Good on May 2, 1936 ended with her death July 3, 1986.
He is survived by two daughters, Linda (John) Bona of Webster, N.Y. and Patricia (Bert) Leland of Owosso, four sons, Jack (Georgene) of Kentwood, Calvin (Doris) of Bannister, Jerry and friend Mary Hehrer of Elsie, and Bill (Clara) of Fowler. Also surviving are many grandchildren and great grandchildren and special friend Dorothy J. Phillips of Owosso. In addition to his wife he was preceded in death by three sons, Richard, Douglas and Larry VanDeusen, grandsons, Lynn VanDeusen and infant David VanDeusen , two brothers, Glen and Ernest VanDeusen and two sisters, Hattie VanDeusen and Shirley Tomlinson.
There will be a private Graveside service at Maple Grove Cemetery at 1:00 pm on Saturday, August 15, 2015 with Pastor Scott Seelhoff officiating. The family is being served by the Osgood Funeral Homes.