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Gordon Arthur Lorf

August 15, 1937 October 8, 2017
Gordon  Arthur Lorf
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Obituary for Gordon Arthur Lorf

Gordon Arthur Lorf, 80, a longtime resident of Lapeer, passed away peacefully and surrounded by his family on the morning of October 8, 2017. Gordon was the youngest of nine children. He married Judith Wilson of Lapeer on December 31, 1987. He sold real estate for J.L. Gardner and owned TJ's Arcade in downtown Lapeer. He also retired from General Motors after many years of dedicated employment. Gordon loved fishing, golfing and woodworking, especially if one of his children or grandchildren was doing one of those activities with him.

Gordon is the beloved husband of Judith Lorf. Loving father of Julie Vowels (Marcola Powell) and Anthony (Chris) Lorf. Loving step-father of Cherie (Steve) Heckler, Laurie (Tom) Clemens, James (Melody) Brantley, Cindy (Dan) Bratten, Darci (Jim) Aiello, and Shelly Smith. Dearest grandfather of Chandler, Samantha, Jillian, Jessica (Matt), Joshua (Christy), Jennifer (Travis), Tim (Andrea), Erin, Shannon (Ed), Jen (Dennis), Beau, Stephanie, Justin, Logan, Mitch, and Lauren. Gordon is also survived by nine great-grandchildren; two sisters Ruth Brader and Marian Wolfe.

Gordon is preceded in death by his parents Frank & Martha Lorf; sister Marguerite (Paul) Gelushia; brothers Russell, Harvey, Raymond, Melvin, and Frank Lorf.

Friends may visit Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors -Capstick Chapel in Lapeer on October 10th from 5-8 PM. A funeral service will be held at Lynch & Sons on Wednesday, October 11th at 11:00 AM. Pastor Paul Rohling will be officiating. Immediately following the service a luncheon will be held at Calvary Bible Church in Lapeer. In lieu of flowers, the family wishes a tree to be planted in memory of Gordon, in a location of your choice.

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Visitation

Tuesday

10

Oct

5:00 PM 10/10/2017 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/10/2017 8:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel

542 Liberty Park
Lapeer, MI 48446

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel
542 Liberty Park Lapeer 48446 MI
United States

Visitation

Wednesday

11

Oct

10:00 AM 10/11/2017 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 10/11/2017 11:00:00 AM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel

542 Liberty Park
Lapeer, MI 48446

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel
542 Liberty Park Lapeer 48446 MI
United States

Funeral Service

Wednesday

11

Oct

11:00 AM 10/11/2017 11:00:00 AM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel

542 Liberty Park
Lapeer, MI 48446

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel
542 Liberty Park Lapeer 48446 MI
United States
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