William Lee Fitch of Roscommon

William Lee Fitch, 68, of Roscommon passed away at his home.

Bill was born April 25, 1949 in Pontiac to William Arthur and Helen Marie (Olson) Fitch. He married Janet Shirleen Spare Aug. 14, 1969 in Pontiac. They resided They resided in Roscommon fulltime since 1998, part time since the early 70s, coming from Waterford.

Bill served in the US Army from 1969 to 1971 and in the National Guard for over 20 years.

Bill was an assembly line worker at the Fisher Body Plant in Pontiac from 1968 to 1984 and at the GM Lake Orion Plant from 1984 to 1999.

Bill was a member of Charles M. Engel VFW Post 4159, Roscommon, and the Grayling Lions Club. He enjoyed woodworking, tinkering with cars, fishing and hunting. Bill was very mechanical.

Surviving are his wife, Janet; two children, Bill Fitch, Jr. and Kelli (James) Temple all of Roscommon; five grandchildren, Mallory, Harly and Bailey Fitch, and Keanan and Jalen Temple; brother, Michael (Debra) Fitch of Lapeer; and two sisters, Norma (Rick) Kammerer of Prudenville and Pamela (Norman) Martens of Royal Oak.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held at Walsh Funeral Home, Roscommon at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017 with Charles M. Engel VFW Post 4159 officiating. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until services. Burial will be at Roscommon Village Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Grayling Lions Club.

###

Au Sable Media Group, LLC, is a veteran-owned company that owns and operates the Roscommon County Voice, Crawford County Voice, Michigan Boomers and Voice of the Au Sable.

Our focus is on the positive people and events that make Northern Michigan a great place to live, vacation, work and play.

We have been commercial printers and publishers since 2010, specializing in brochures, rack cards, magazines and other newspapers and publications. A new addition to our stable of marketing products are various promotional items such as shirts, hats, mugs, water bottles and much more.

Through our publications and website at UpNorthVoice.com, we cover the following communities: Roscommon, Houghton Lake, St. Helen, Higgins Lake, Grayling, Frederic, Gaylord, Lewiston, Johannesburg, Atlanta, Hillman, Fairview, Comins, McKinley, Mio, Rose City, West Branch, Hale, Glennie, Sand Lake, Harrisville, Tawas City, East Tawas, Oscoda, Au Sable AuGres, Standish, Omer, Sterling, Gladwin, Beaverton, Kalkaska, South Boardman, Fife Lake, Mancelona, Alden, Traverse City, and Waters.

Our staff regularly covers the following school districts: Roscommon, Houghton Lake, St. Helen, Grayling, Mio and Fairview.

We can also be found on Facebook at Roscommon County Voice, Voice of the Au Sable, Michigan Boomers and Crawford County Voice.

For information on promoting your business in any of our products please contact Tracy Constance at 989-275-1170 (tracy@ausablemedia.com) or Walt Smith at 989-390-5359 (waltsmith1955@gmail.com).

If you have information you would like to see published, email Theresa Ekdom at theresa@ausablemedia.com, or Elana Warsen at elana@ausablemedia.com. You can also enter calendar items at your convenience at ww.UpNorthVoice.com.

Au Sable Media Group is an equal opportunity employer and follows all applicable state and federal laws.

 

Comments