James Alfred Crevier, 80, of Ossineke passed away on Friday, August 16, 2019, at home surrounded by his loving family.
James was born on November 24, 1938, to the late Clifford and Evelyn (Collins) Crevier in Alpena, Michigan. Jim served in the United States Navy. On June 30, 2007, he married Diane (Radzwion) Devroy. Jim retired from the Ford Motor Company and returned to Ossineke in 1997. He was a member of the Ossineke Eagles, Alpena Moose Lodge, AMVETS, and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Surviving are his wife, Diane; 4 children, Lynette (John) McKeaney, Dayna Grimaldi, Darla (Craig Hanson) Paoletti, Jamie (Michelle) Crevier; 12 grandchildren, Rindy (Dan) Chaffee, Chelsea (Andrew) McDonald, Ashley (Casey) Skobler, Wesley Randall, Tyler Chinchilla, Brayden Grimaldi, Aubre (Sean) Cooper, Carli Paoletti, Kyle Paoletti, Raelee Crevier, Victor Crevier, Evelyn Crevier; 13 great-grandchildren, Hannah Chaffee, Daniel Chaffee, Jackson LaForge, Emerson LaForge, Everett McDonald, Oliver McDonald, Payton Bloedel, Harper Bloedel, Brady Skobler, Brody Randall, Karder Randall, Rowyn Cooper, Nola Cooper; 1 sister Nancy Vam; 2 brothers, Daniel (Dixie) Crevier, Kim (Val) Crevier; Diane’s 4 children and their families.
He was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Doug Vam.
Memorial visitation will take place Thursday at Bannan Funeral Home from 11 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 2:00 p.m. with Father Joseph Muszkiewicz officiating. The Ossineke Eagles service will take place at 1:30 p.m. and military honors will be accorded him by VFW Alpena Post 2496 following the memorial service.
Inurnment: St. Catherine Cemetery
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Michigan.