Arnold E. Naebeck
Arnold E. Naebeck, age 85, of Tecumseh, formerly of Ann Arbor, passed away Sunday, August 11, 2013.Arnold was born July 18, 1928, in Lodi Twp., Mich., the son of Louis and Irene (Schroeder) Naebeck.On January 29, 1949, he married Arlene Bersuder in Ann Arbor, Mich., and she survives. Arnold retired from the City of Ann Arbor where he worked as a heavy equipment mechanic. He was a lifelong member of the Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church. His greatest enjoyment in life was his family.In addition to his wife, Arnold is survived by his children, Sandra (Bud Greener) Naebeck, David (Kathleen) Naebeck, Bonnie (Willard) Kohler, Kimberly (James) Payeur and Rodney “Buck’ (Laurie) Naebeck; sister, Shirley (Robert) Hartman; brother, Norman (Marlene) Naebeck; sisters-in-law, Neita Naebeck and Mildred Crawford; 16 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Dorothy, Louis, Mildred and Robert; brother-in-law, Bernard Crawford and infant grandson.Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at the Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 7411 Scio Church Road, Ann Arbor, with Pastor Douglas Hartley officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation was from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at the Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church and one hour prior to the service on Thursday. Memorial contributions may be made to Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church or the Killarney Lutheran Camp. Messages to the family may be made online at www.pursefuneralhome.com.