DONALD EDWARD HANDY
Donald Edward Handy, 74, of Houghton Lake, formerly of Clinton, passed away Friday, February 1, 2008, at his home. He was born March 10, 1933, in Brooklyn, MI, to Edward and Isma (Halsey) Handy. On March 10, 1951, he married Margret Ann Casterline in Angola, IN. She preceded him in death on June 23, 2003.
Donald was a set up man with Ford Motor Company until his retirement on July 1, 1992. Donald was a member of the Moose and JCC. He loved to hunt, fish and bowl.
Donald is survived by two sons, Bruce Handy and his wife, Elli of Tecumseh and Kevin Handy and his wife, Deb of Blissfield; his foster son, Gary Sheldon and his wife, Janet of Raleigh, NC; one daughter, Patricia Handy and Bobby Burgett of Roscommon, MI; one sister, Udean Richardson and friend, Fay Evilsizer of Manchester; 11 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by twin brothers, Leonard and Leo Handy, and one brother, Leo.
Funeral services for Donald were held on Tuesday, February 5, 2008, at the Anderson Funeral Home with Pastor Clark Cothern officiating. Burial was in Tipton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home.