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Carlton "Carl" Sheets

May 9, 1938 - April 17, 2017

Carlton "Carl" Sheets, 78, of Hillsdale, passed away Monday, April 17, 2017 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. He was born May 9, 1938 in Newaygo, MI to Arthur and Vera (Owens) Sheets.

Carl graduated from Newaygo High School. He worked as a technician at Marathon Oil at the Mosherville plant. Carl was Past President of the Jonesville Eagles for several years and loved golfing, bowling and dancing.

Survivors include seven children, Sheri (Dave) Anderson, Virgil (Tonya) Sheets, Wendy Young, Melissa Sheets, Alecia (Will) Aponte, Brian (Stephanie) Sheets and Adam Sheets; 19 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and siblings, Tom (Rebecca) Sheets, Timothy Sheets and Donna (Fred) Johnson.

Carl was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, John and Arthur Jr. and one grandchild.

A celebration of life for Carl Sheets will be held Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 1-5 PM at the Jonesville Eagles Club. Arrangements are entrusted to the VanHorn-Eagle Funeral Home in Hillsdale.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Fraternal Order of the Eagles.



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Celebration of Life:
Sunday, April 23, 2017
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jonesville Eagles Club
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