Kermit Sexton

Born: Wed., Jul. 29, 1936
Died: Tue., Jul. 17, 2018


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Kermit Sexton

Kermit Sexton Jr., age 81 of Blanchard passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family.

Kermit was born on July 29, 1936 to Kermit and Bessie (Roberts) Sexton in Morehead, KY. He was raised in the Iron River and Detroit areas. On June 28, 1973 Kermit and Johanna Fielder were married at Flat Rock, MI. He worked as a Diesel Mechanic for Pennsylvania Truck Lines for over 20 years.  Kermit served his country proudly in the United States Army.  Hunting and fishing and working on cars were a few of his favorite pastimes but his passion was spending time with family and friends. He was a member of the Weidman Church of the Nazarene and the NRA.

Kermit is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Johanna; children, Jodi Stempien and David Gudnason; beloved dog “Brownie”; grandchildren, Kayla and Cassie Stempien, Ashley Clawson, Brandi Ladanyi; 7 great grandchildren and 3 sisters.

Kermit was preceded in death by his parents; daughter-in-law, Sherri Gudnason; and 2 sisters and 1 brother.

In honoring Kermit’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Memorial donations in Kermit’s memory may be made to MidMichigan Hospice.

The family has entrusted arrangements to Maier Family Funeral Home in Weidman 989-644-5000.  www.maierfuneralhome.com

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Tina (Gunckel) Tilley
   Posted Wed July 18, 2018
Johanna and family, I am so very sorry for the loss of your beloved Kermit. Praying for you all.


Dick and Judy Broek
   Posted Wed July 18, 2018
I am so sorry to hear about Kermit's passing. We have known all of you for so long. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Lisa & Donnie Joe Mack
   Posted Wed July 18, 2018
Donnie remembers your bridal shower, Johanna, and Kermit coming out to pick you up at your place. We are sorry for your loss and know that your faith will sustain you.

Sandy Stempien
   Posted Thu July 19, 2018
Dear Johanna, Jodi, and Family,
I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Kermit. I pray that your grief is lightened by many happy memories. It was obvious how much he loved you, his family, and cherished his friends. I hope you are comforted by the prayers and support of those who knew and loved him.
Rest in peace, Kermit.
Love and prayers
Sandy Stempien

Carol n Mark Anderson
   Posted Sat July 21, 2018
We love you. We are so sorry. Sending smiles and prayers of Angles your way.

Thelma Siboloski
   Posted Sun July 22, 2018
To Johanna, Jodi,David,Kayla and Cassie and to those I don’t know I am so sorry for your loss. Kermit was like a brother to me.he will be missed


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