Clarence Gary Emch

Blissfield – C. “Gary” Emch, age 83, of Blissfield, passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021, at Blissfield Place. He was born on February 21, 1938, in Toledo, OH, the son of Clarence J. and Etta M. (Mulinix) Emch. He was a 1956 graduate of Macomber High School and proudly served his country in United States Navy. On July 3, 1978, in Angola, IN, Gary married Mary A. Nichols and she survives. Gary enjoyed collecting and learning about steam engine trains, railroad lines, watching Westerns, and doing puzzles.


In addition to his wife, Mary, he is survived by his three daughters, Laurie (Jeff) Lusk, Lisa Collis, and Linda (Dave) Newell; five grandchildren, Matt (Kelly) Lusk, Jeff Lusk, Alex Crawford, Logan and Lindsey Newell; two great grandchildren, Mason and Brooklyn Lusk; one brother, Richard W. Emch; and one sister, Shirley Spencer. He was preceded in death by his parents.


The funeral service for Gary will be held on Sunday, January 2, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. with visitation beginning at 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service at Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.


You may send condolences to the family at Memorial Contributions may be given to Hospice of Lenawee. Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.