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Maurice Melvin Sprow

November 28, 1929 - May 12, 2017

Maurice Melvin Sprow, 87, of Jonesville, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017 at Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice Home in Jackson. He was born November 28, 1929 in Reading to Melvin and Irene (Romine) Sprow. Maurice married Beverly Marowelli on July 25, 1954 and she survives.

Maurice graduated from Reading High School in 1948, and served in the United States Navy on the U.S.S. - L.S.T. 855 during the Korean War. He retired from Hillsdale Tool in 1992. Maurice attended the Jonesville United Methodist Church. He enjoyed his winters in Eustis, Florida and following all of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren's athletic events.

In addition to his wife, Beverly, Maurice is survived by two children, Michael (Becky) Sprow of Hudson and Penny Dowling of Canal Winchester, Ohio; brother, Charles Sprow of Benton, KY; sisters, Donna Psychas of Jackson, Shirley Bumpus of Jonesville and Mary Sprow of Jackson; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Maurice was preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Pamela Sprow, son-in-law, David Dowling and brothers, Robert and David Sprow.

A memorial service for Maurice Sprow will be held Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the Eagle Funeral Home in Jonesville with Pastor Brad Luck officiating. Interment with Military Honors will follow at Sunset View Cemetery in Jonesville. The family will receive friends for visitation Wednesday from 1:00 PM until the time of service.

Memorial contributions are suggested to a charity of the donor's choice.



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