Welcome to the memorial page for

James Earl Nehring

June 14, 1949 ~ December 3, 2017 (age 68)

James Earl Nehring, 68, of Alpena passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017, at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.

James was born June 14, 1949, in Alpena to the late Wesley and Elva (Daugherty) Nehring. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. James enjoyed hunting, fishing, and playing Santa.

Surviving are his three children, Diana Johnson, James Nehring, Kate (Robert) Dare; 3 grandchildren, Grace, David, Katie Beth; girlfriend, Mary Ann Van Sipe; brother, Billy Nehring; sister-in-law, Candace Nehring; and ex-wife, Patricia (Steve) Wilcox.

Mr. Nehring was preceded in death by his brother, Bobby Lee Nehring.

A memorial service will take place in the Spring of 2018. Cremation arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home. 

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