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William Edward “Bill” Remington, age 78, of Gowen, formerly Saginaw, passed away into the arms of his precious Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday morning, December 22, 2018.  He was at his home under the loving care of his family and Spectrum Health Hospice. 

He was born to the late Joseph H. and Hazel M. (Currie) Remington on February 1, 1940.  Bill was a proud veteran of the United States Navy and after serving our nation, he served his community as a police officer for the city of Saginaw.

On December 7, 1963, in Weidman, he married Sylvia Jean Dutcher and together they enjoyed 55 years of marriage and raised three children.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his siblings, Dale Remington, Ann (Remington) and George Madison, and Pete Remington.

Surviving are his wife, Sylvia Remington, of Gowen; their children, Troy Remington of Saginaw, Dean & Dawn Remington of Rockford, and Wendy & Todd Brower of Charleston, South Carolina; his grandchildren, Cody Brower, Kyle Remington, Collin Remington, and Kenzie Brower; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services are at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 12, 2018 at Faith Baptist Church, 315 S. Greenville West Drive, Greenville, with Pastor Randy Williams officiating. 

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Cremation arrangements are entrusted to Christiansen Cremation & Funeral Care, exclusive providers of Veterans Funeral Care.



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  1. Sherrie Remington Madison on December 25, 2018 at 12:00 am

    I am so sorry for your loss Aunt Sylvia. Prayers for you Troy Dean and Wendy especially. I have only great memories of my Uncle Bill. He was a warm caring Uncle. As a Chile he always made me laugh and always made me feel safe.
    I will ALWAYS treasure my memories of him and I am so thankful to God He was my Uncle.

  2. Wendy on December 27, 2018 at 12:00 am

    I will miss you dad! I loved our last days spent together! You made me laugh and we talked about all the good times! You even remembered the days I snuck out of the house!! You were always watching and trying to keep me safe! I didnGÇÖt appreciate it then, but I understand now! Love you! G¥ñn+Å

  3. Wendy on December 27, 2018 at 12:00 am

    Thank you!

  4. Linda Schluchter on December 30, 2018 at 12:00 am

    Troy, so sorry to hear about your father’s passing.-á God bless. Linda Schluchter

  5. Troy on January 7, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Thank you for being the best dad a son could ask for. I will cherish the memories. Until we meet again dad , I love you and miss you

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