Bernard R. Guoan age 84 years was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born October 21, 1929 in Bay City to the late Ernest and Eva (Monville) Guoan. He married the love of his life the former Doris Netting on September 6, 1949 and she predeceased him February 12, 2014. Bernard served in the U.S. Air Force. He worked for Defoe Shipbuilding for 3 years and later retired from the Consumer Power, Karn -Weadock Plant after 29 years of service. Bernie truly enjoyed feeding wild animals, refurbishing homes and then renting them out. He loved spending time with his family.
Surviving are four children; Sandra (Jerry) Marsden, Susan Everitt, Steve (Toni) Guoan, Sally Tippett, thirteen grandchildren, twenty one great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren and his twin sister, Bernice (Harry) Schultz. He was predeceased by a son, Scot Guoan.
A private funeral service was held at the Ambrose Funeral Home with burial in Oakridge Cemetery under military honors.