Bruce W. Koeplinger Saginaw, Michigan Our loving husband, father and grandfather passed away on August 31, 2018, at the age of 93. Bruce was born February 8, 1925, in Saginaw to the late Andrew and Clara (Mey) Koeplinger. He served in the U.S. Navy as a Seaman during WWII. He married Deloris Hanks on June 19, 1948; she survives him. He worked as a wood pattern maker and retired from General Motors after 35 years. Bruce enjoyed hunting, fishing, doing yard work and puzzles and reading. He was a devoted family man and liked to take his family on vacations. Besides his wife of 70 years he is survived by his children, Lois Koeplinger, Brad (Beth) Koeplinger and Dave Koeplinger; grandchildren, Brent (Gina) Koeplinger and Ben Koeplinger; great-grandchildren, Logan and Ethan; siblings, Elaine (Phil) Trumbull and Faye (Al) Keinath; and sister-in-law, Donna Sustaita. He was predeceased by his 3 sisters. According to his wishes cremation has taken place and no services will be held. To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Bruce Koeplinger, please visit our Tribute Store.
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Death notice for the town of: Merrill, state: Michigan