Al is survived by his wife of over thirty-two years – Wilma Read of Shingleton; three children – Susan (Curtis) Murray of Perry, FL, Albert C. (Angela) Read III of Hope, MI, and Heather (Naresh) Nayak of San Mateo, CA; grandchildren – Jamie (Grant) Archer, Curtis Murray III, Clayton Murray, Alayna Garza, Spencer Read, and Anirudh, Sidarth, and Megan Nayak; great-grandson – Nathan Archer; brothers – John (Rose) Read of Orleans, MI, Tom (Icylynn) Read of Saranac, MI, and Dick (Karen) Read of Ionia; sisters – Judy (Darb) Cronk of Ionia, Maggie (Jim) Rogers and Ann (Dietmar) Krumery all of Manistiqe; in-laws – Dawn Read of Ionia, Jean Tweedale of Chatham, Steve (Dar) Richardson of Escanaba, Shirley Wicker, Don (Bonnie) Richardson, Kris (Wally) Bower, Lesa Richardson, and Bob Richardson all of Shingleton; numerous nieces and nephews; and his pride and joy Miss Daisy the calico cat. Al was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Raymond, Roger, and Jimmy Stephen Read
Services for Al will be held at the Bowerman Funeral Home on Tuesday, November 28, 2006. Visitation will be from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. A clergyman from Sacred Heart Church will conduct his funeral in the funeral home’s chapel at 3:30 p.m. Interment will be at the Munising Township Cemetery in Wetmore.
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