Leslie Schupbach age 88 passed away Friday, April 12, 2013 at the McLaren Bay Region. He was born January 15, 1925 in Bay City to the late Arthur and Isabel (Squires) Schupbach. Les married the former Shirley Nelson May 29, 1947 in Bay City and she survives him. He served in the U.S. Army and worked for over 50 years for the Plumber’s Union Local #25. Les was a member of First United Church of Christ and was a life member Master Mason. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, coaching youth softball and most importantly loved spending time with his family especially his grandchildren.
Surviving besides his wife Shirley, he leaves two children; Leslie (Barb) Schupbach, Linda (Richard) Bruske, six grandchildren; Aaron (Brandi) Bruske, Kurt Bruske, Jamie (Brian) Bain, Amanda (Matt) Tuckey, David (Gail) Schupbach, Brian (Rachael) Schupbach and nine great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother; Bill Schupbach and a sister; Joyce Wilcox.
Funeral Service will take place Wednesday April 17, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. from First United Church of Christ. Pastor Freda Lawther will officiate with private burial in Floral Gardens Cemetery. Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Tuesday from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. and at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider, First United Church of Christ or Donor’s Favorite Charity.