Douglas Roblyer

Douglas Roblyer

Douglas Roblyer of Allegan, Michigan passed away Wednesday, April 5, 2017 in Grand Rapids. 

Doug was born August 31, 1941 in Allegan, son of Leon and Verna (Rheynard) Roblyer.  He graduated from Otsego High School in 1960.  Doug retired from Perrigo in Allegan after 25 years of service.  On September 9, 2005 he married Irene Morgan in Allegan.  Doug enjoyed spending time in the outdoors, hunting, fishing and tending to the flower gardens with Irene.  His feelings about cats changed over the years and 3 of his best buddies, Missy, Kid and Sam, were his favorite felines.

Survivors include his wife, Irene; children Brian (Dawn) Roblyer of Plainwell, Julie (Tom) Moore of Plainwell and Cyndi (Bruce) Zimmerman of Otsego and their mother Sandra Roblyer of Mattawan; step children, James (Bert) Harris of Allegan and Richard (Pam) Harris of Mansfield, Ohio; ten grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and his sister Sally (Steve) Carpenter of Altamonte Springs, FL.

Visitation will be held 5 – 7 pm on Friday, April 7, 2017 at Winkel Funeral Home.  Graveside services will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Hillside Cemetery in Gun Plain Twp,  with Pastor Kari Fast of the Hope Lutheran Church of Plainwell officiating.  Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 100 W. Michigan, #210, Kalamazoo, MI 49007; The Alzheimer’s Association, 2300 Portage St, Suite 341, Kalamazoo, Michigan  49007 or to a charity of the donors choice.

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  1. Bob Pickett says:

    Sorry for your loss.May you find strength in each other.

  2. Walt Mesik Sr. says:

    Lots of great memories since Junior High School. Rest In Peace my friend!

  3. Julee Paddock says:

    I didn’t know Mr. Robyler but I know his daughter Cyndi and my thoughts and prayers are with you Cyndi and family, during this emotionally difficult time.

  4. Sherlene Belden says:

    Deepest sympathy to the Robyler family. I’m so sorry for your loss.

  5. Mary Brink says:

    He was our neighbor and was super friendly, helpful and kind. He will be missed!!

  6. Phyl Geurink says:

    So sorry to hear of Doug’S passing. Really nice guy and enjoyed seeing him and talking to him at work. Family must be so proud. Peace to you all!

  7. Kathy Uhrik Fattic says:

    My heart and prayers go out to all Doug’s family. I’m grateful to have shared so many happy times together with you in the past.
    God bless.

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