Gerald E. Mammel
..... age 83 went to the Church Triumphant on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at his home.
Gerald was born April 14, 1933, in Sebewaing Township, to the late Harold and Ruth (Sting) Mammel. He married Carol Sieburg on August 12, 1961, in Fairmont, Minnesota at St. Paul Lutheran Church. He enjoyed being a self-employed farmer, enjoyed deer and turkey hunting, woodworking, just being outdoors, vegetable gardening, making his rounds around the countryside, and talking to his friend Glen Vogel every day. He liked attending the CTK and USA sporting events. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church and held many board positions while being a member (i.e. finance, Board of Education and was an usher).
Gerald is survived by his wife, Carol; children: Ursula (Stephen) Gangler of Unionville, Rebecca (Tom) Reiman of Rockford, and David (Julie) Mammel of Sebewaing; grandchildren: Christopher (Kayla) Gangler, Dakota Gangler, Seth Gangler, Megan (Kurt) Rowland, Isabella Mammel and Lily Mammel; great grandson, Colt Gangler; and sister, Donna (Thomas) Nicholson.
Gerald is preceded in death by his parents; his son, James “Jimmy” Mammel; and late infant sister, Ruth Mammel.
MEMORIALS: Christ the King Lutheran School or Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Michigan Chapter (549 Ottawa Ave NW #307, Grand Rapids, MI 49503).