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Gaylen Jack Minamyer

April 21, 1939 ~ September 19, 2021 (age 82)

Obituary

Gaylen Jack Minamyer

Warren & Howell, MI

His Legacy… Gaylen J. Minamyer, 82, passed away September 19, 2021.  He was born on April 21, 1939, in El Paso, Texas to Owen Gordon Ross and Georgia Lorraine (Dessauer) Ross. Gaylen is married to Marion Guip.  Gaylen is retired from the US Navy as a Radioman Chief Petty Officer. He loved to sail and go scuba diving and also enjoyed trips to Arizona. Gaylen was an active HAM Radio operator.  He will be remembered as hard working, and helpful to anyone that asked.  He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

 His Family… Gaylen will be missed by his wife, Marion; his children, Andrea (Craig) Rhodes, Ingrid (Tony) Bierl, Fred (Karin) Minamyer, Heidi (Ken) Wayland and Karl (Candice) Minamyer;  grandsons, Bradley (Essence) Rhodes, Adam, Austin (Karlen), Logan (Evelyn), Cameron, Caleb and Joshua (Emily); granddaughters, Anna, Autumn, Sarah, Molly, Natalia, Lyla and Anola; great granddaughter, Treasure; brother, Jack (Lisa) Minamyer and sister Avis Loper.

His Farewell… Gaylen’s family and friends will gather Thursday, September 23, from 3:00PM-7:00PM at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Lamb Chapel, Howell, MI, with his community farewell beginning at 7PM at the funeral home. Pastor  Jones will serve as celebrant. Memorial contributions may be given to family for future designation.  Please leave a message of comfort for Gaylen’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at www.borekjennings.com.

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Services

Community Gathering
Thursday
September 23, 2021

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Borek Jennings - Lamb Chapel, Howell
312 South Michigan Avenue
Howell, MI 48843

Community Farewell Service
Thursday
September 23, 2021

7:00 PM
Borek Jennings - Lamb Chapel, Howell
312 South Michigan Avenue
Howell, MI 48843