Carl W. Zobel Jr.

Birth: December 26th, 1940
Death: March 2nd, 2018
Age: 77 years
Previous Residence(s):Birch Run

ZOBEL, Carl W. “Butch” of Beaverton, formerly of Birch Run, died Friday, March 2, 2018 at Mid Michigan Health in Midland. Honoring his wishes, cremation has taken place. No services are scheduled. Memorial contributions may be made to the Taymouth Fire Department.


Carl was born Decemeber 26, 1940 in Saginaw, Michigan to the late Carl and Meda Zobel Sr. He attended Birch Run High School. He married Bernadine Hood on November 8, 2004 in Gladwin, Michigan. Mr. Zobel worked for General Motors retiring after 32 years of seniority. He was a member of the Secord Lake Eagles and the Sanford Moose Lodge. Carl enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and working on old tractors. He also enjoyed being a volunteer fireman. Carl can be credited with being one of the founders of Taymouth Fire Department.


Surviving are: Wife, Bernie; Children: Carla and Jeff Miller, Shellaine and Larry Rogers, William Wiedyk IV, and Douglas and Michelle Vaillancourt; 7 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren; Brother-in-law, Theodore Kochan, and sister-in-law, Phyllis Zobel.


He was also preceded in death by: Son, Richard Zobel; Brothers: Duwayne Zobel and William Zobel, and sister, Sharon Kochan.   

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