OBITUARY

William Patchett Blight

February 16, 1929March 6, 2019

William P. Blight age 90 of Albion passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at the Sunnyside Adult Foster Care in Marshall, Michigan. He was born February 16, 1929 to Floyd and Lillian (Patchett) Blight in Flushing, Michigan. On February 14, 1953, he married Frances Theresa Gigowski who survives.

William was a self- employed farmer for over 58 years. He was a member of the Marengo Township Fire Department, Albion Elevator Company Board member also with the Farm Bureau; he was a member of the St. John’s Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed bowling and horses, but most of all family gatherings and Sunday evening softball games with all the family.

William is survived by his children, Deborah (Phil) Weitzel, Kelly Jo Blight, Arthur (LeAnne) Blight and Kenneth (Sue) Blight; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. His parents preceded him in death, along with brothers, Warren, Maurice and George and sisters, Virginia Lewis and Donna Hazel.

Visitation for family and friends will be held Sunday, March 10, 2019 from 4:00 – 6:00PM with a Rosary at 6:00PM at J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home, 811 Finley Drive, Albion.

Funeral Mass will be Monday, March 11 at 11:00AM with visitation at 10:00AM at St. John Catholic Church, 1020 Irwin Avenue, Albion, Michigan 49224 with Father Joe Gray officiating.

Burial will follow at East Eckford Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Oaklawn Hospice or St. John Catholic Church.

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, March 10, 2019
  • Visitation Monday, March 11, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Monday, March 11, 2019
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William Patchett Blight

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Roger & Bernita (Kornoely) Likkel

March 9, 2019

Dear Frannie and Family - We are holding all of you in our thoughts and prayers as you experience this tremendous loss. While growing up I have such fond memories of your family.

Roger & Bernita (Kornoely) Likkel

Kay Eagen

March 8, 2019

May the wonderful memories you shared with your loved one give you some comfort and peace. My thoughts and prayers are with you. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
Kay Eagen

Maria Cordova

March 8, 2019

May you rest in peace and God cradle you in his arms God bless.

The Cordova family

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