ONSTED – Robert Joseph Power, age 72, of Onsted, passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at his home. He was born on August 2, 1948, in Bad Axe, MI to Everette and Lucille (McGee) Power. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army from 1967-1969. On November 28, 1981, in Pinnebog, MI he married Dorlene June Staulter and she survives. He had been employed with Verizon as a Cable Splicer, retiring after 35 years of service. After retirement, Robert enjoyed volunteering for Habitat for Humanity. Robert was a member of Holy Family Parish, St. Joseph Campus in Adrian. He enjoyed hunting, playing his guitars, listening to the Beatles, going to Sunday Mass, and watching the Tigers, Lions, and Tom Brady on TV. Most of all, Robert enjoyed spending time with his family and watching his grandson play soccer.
In addition to his wife, Dorlene, Robert is survived by two daughters, Stacy (John) Corcoran of Caledonia, MI, Julie Power of Onsted and one grandson, Randall Power. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister; and a brother-in-law.
The funeral mass for Robert will be held on Wednesday, February 24, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. with visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at Holy Family Parish, St. Joseph Campus with Fr. Michael Newman as celebrant. Burial will be held in St. Joseph Cemetery.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial Contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or to Holy Family Parish, St. Joseph Campus. Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.