OBITUARY

Floyd Dale Acker

January 5, 1932November 17, 2010

Floyd D. Acker of Williamston

Born January 5, 1932, son of Dewey and Ruth (Wygant) Acker of Webberville, died on November 17th.

Floyd was a Drywall Contractor; seven years, partner in T & A Drywall and 40 years as the owner of Acker Drywall.

He served in the Army from 1952-1954 at Fort Knox, Kentucky, in the 3rd Armored Division.

Floyd was a member of the Rowley Wesleyan Church, where he had served on the board and did many repairs on the church facility.

He is survived by his wife, Josephine; son Don Acker and Daughter-in-law Betty Jo, of Lake Odessa; son Ron Acker and Daughter-in-law Karen, of Saginaw; daughter Julie Klewicki and son-in-law John, of Richmond Kentucky. Nine grandchildren; Melody (Chad), Dan (Jacey), Nathan (Stephanie), Jason (Liz), Jennifer, Sarah, Tim (Ashley), Michael, and Hannah. Six great grandchildren; Kailey, Molly, Katie, Troy, Tristan and Addison. Sisters Edith Northrup and Bea Silsby, and brother Dave Acker (Sharon). Brother-in-law Lester Bennett (Libby).

A memorial service will be held for Floyd at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 20, 2010, at Rowley Wesleyan Church, 3720 Rowley Road, Williamston, Michigan, with Pastor Les Kephart officiating. The family will receive friends at the Gorsline Runciman Funeral Home, 205 E. Middle, Williamston, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, November 19, 2010. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Rowley Wesleyan Church, 3720 Rowley Road, Williamston, MI 48895

Arrangements under the direction of Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, Williamston, MI.

Services

  • Funeral Services Saturday, November 20, 2010
  • Visitation Friday, November 19, 2010
  • Visitation Friday, November 19, 2010
REMEMBERING

Floyd Dale Acker

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November 26, 2010

Dear Acker Family: I share your pain and continue to Pray for You. I thought of you and Tom Moore's Family, especially on this First Holiday without Floyd.
May Floyd Be At Peace In The Arms of Jesus Christ. love, pat p.

November 19, 2010

Dear Jo,

I was so sorry to hear about Lloyd. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy.

June Houldsworth

Sue Osborne

November 18, 2010

Floyd was a wonderful backyard neighbor with an awesome Christian faith. He was always there to lend a helping hand when it was needed.

One of my favorite memories was Floyd and his motorized toy boat that he had flying across the pond. It brought the little boy out with the mischievous smile. I think it is at the bottom of the pond right now...slight boating accident! He will certainly be missed.

FROM THE FAMILY