ADRIAN – Gail A. Righter, age 79, of Adrian, passed away on July 31, 2017 at home surrounded by his family and Hospice of Lenawee. He was born on August 23, 1937 in Adrian to William and Dawne (Snedecker) Righter. On January 27, 1968, he married Donna Robin and she survives. Gail was a past president of U.A.W Local #963, enjoyed hunting, snowmobiling, sledding, riding motorcycles, was a meticulous keeper of his vinyl records and enjoyed listening to them, but most of all, he loved spending time with his wife and family.
In addition to his wife, Donna, Gail is survived by his seven children, Steven (Jennifer) Righter, Robin Righter, Tracey Belaire, Suzanne (Robert) Irish, Kirk (Laurie Taylor) Righter, Jennifer (Charles) Alvarez, and Craig Righter; 15 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Bonita at birth, son-in-law, David Belaire, and his beloved dog Beau.
Visitation for Gail will be held on Friday, August 4, 2017 beginning at 11:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1:00 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian with Rev. Bill Van Valkenberg officiating. Cremation to follow. You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.