Kevin Pires

Birth: May 22nd, 1960
Death: December 12th, 2011
Age: 51 years
Residence:South Lyon
Previous Residence(s):Frankenmuth

Kevin M. Pires

South Lyon, MI

Formerly of Frankenmuth, MI


Died quickly and painlessly of heart complications on Dec. 12, 2011 near his home and family; age 51 years.  The boots of such a man may never be filled, but his memory will encourage us all to try in his stead.  He was a father, brother, friend, soldier and proud American. He was loved immensely and will be missed by all.  R.I.P. Kevin.  We love you.   Kevin was born May 22, 1960 in Antioch, CA.  He was employed by Means Industries until he transferred to L & W Engineering in Bellville, MI where he currently worked.  He was a member of Blessed Trinity Catholic Church and was an avid hunter and outdoorsman.


Surviving are his three children; Alexandria and Kenneth II Weber of Carpentersville, IL, Jacob Pires of South Lyon, MI  and Lucas Pires of Virginia Beach, VA, a twin sister; Karen Chapman of Roseville, GA, two brothers; Paul and Brenda Pires of College City, CA and John Pires of Oakland, CA.


A funeral mass will take place on Saturday December 17, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. at Blessed Trinity Catholic Church, 958 E. Tuscola St. Frankenmuth.  Fr. Robert Byrne will officiate with cremation to follow.  Kevin’s family will receive visitors on Friday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  at the Cederberg Funeral Home of Frankenmuth, 590 N. Franklin St. and on Saturday at church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.  A prayer service will take place on Friday at 7:00 p.m.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the fallen Navy SEAL Foundation.  Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at

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