Leslie Herman Schreier, 84
Leslie Herman Schreier (January 23, 2013)
Les "Sonny" was born Nov. 8, 1928, in Brutus, to Herman and Vera (Larson) Schreier.
On Dec. 4, 1954, he married Sarah Ellen Tippett. Together they continued to work the farm along with their family. Sonny loved working the farm with his draft horses. He belong to the Northern Michigan Draft Horse Association and with them, hosted sleigh rides and hay rides at the Red School House.
He was a member of the Carpenters Local 202 for 48 years and loved working with metal and building sleighs.
Sonny left behind his wife Ellen of 58 years; six children, Debbie (Jay) Bosma, Harold, Clarence, Walter, Lois (Craig) Golovich and Lori (Patrick) Cramer; three granddaughters, Erica, Jessica and Sarah Bosma; one great-granddaughter, DiAnna Bosma; two sisters, Evelyn (Paul) Tippett and Valera Will; and one brother, Leonard (Sally) Schreier.
He was loved by his family, friends, and neighbors. He was truly a great man and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Arrangements were handled by Beck Funeral Home in Rogers City. A private family service will take place at a later date.
Memorials may be given to Hospice of the Straits, Attn: Development Officer, 761 Lafayette St., Cheboygan, Mich. 49721, in memory of Leslie Schreier.