OBITUARY

Robert Henry Ahrens

December 1, 1927February 8, 2011

Robert Henry Ahrens (Bob), age 83, of Ann Arbor, MI, (formerly of Rives Junction, MI), passed away February 8, 2011 at his home after a battle with cancer. He was born December 1, 1927 in Jackson, MI, the son of the late Archibald and Dorothy Ahrens. He served in the U. S. Navy as a cook on the U. S. S. Fletcher in the 1940’s. He was employed by Camshaft Machine Company as a general foreman, retiring in 1989. He was also a volunteer firefighter for Rives Junction Township for many years. Bob was also an avid hunter and fisherman. He is survived by his loving companion, Alberta (Bert) Cousino and her family; his sister Maxine (John Ayers); his son Fred Ahrens of Miami, FL; daughter Amy Ahrens of Jackson, MI; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends. Bob was preceded in death by his wife Jennielee, sister Fran Baldwin, daughter Vickie, man’s best friend Yogi, and many others who were part of his life. Visitation will be from 4-8:00 P. M. on Thursday, February 10 at the Muehlig Funeral Chapel, 403 S. Fourth Ave., Ann Arbor. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Feb. 11 at 11:00 A. M. at the Muehlig Funeral Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to St. Joseph Mercy Hospice or the American Cancer Society. Condolences can be left by visiting www.muehligannarbor.com.

Services

  • Funeral Service Friday, February 11, 2011
  • Visitation Thursday, February 10, 2011
REMEMBERING

Robert Henry Ahrens

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY

receive updates when new memories are posted

RECEIVE UPDATES
A Heartfelt Message

June 10, 2011

Cindy ,Debbie, Lew and Cathy

February 22, 2011

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you...Bob will be greatly missed... we will hold our many memories of him close to our hearts.

Bob Slone

February 11, 2011

To Burt and Ahren's Family. My thoughts and prayer's are with you and my heart sadden by the loss of, Bob. We drove together at Surburban and have many fond memories of Bob and stories he shared while we were on the road. God Bless you and your family

Rachel,Cary, and kids

February 10, 2011

Please accept our deepest condolences. We are going to miss him. Bob was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed. If there is anything that you may need just remember we are right next door.

Susan Priller

February 10, 2011

I'm sorry to hear of Mr. Ahrens passing. I enjoyed working with him over the years. Please accept my condolences.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY