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In Memory of

Michael W. Sands

April 23, 1948 - May 11, 2017

Obituary


Sands, Michael W. - age 69, passed away on May 11, 2017 in Grand Blanc, Michigan. Visitation will be held from 1pm - 5pm on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Hill Funeral Home - 11723 S. Saginaw Street, Grand Blanc, Michigan. A funeral service will be at 5pm on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Hill Funeral Home. Michael was born on April 23, 1948 in Goodrich, Michigan to the late Glenn and Betty (Granger) Sands. Michael was a hardworking man. He worked for over 30 years at General Motors, local 599 retiring in 1999. Michael...

Sands, Michael W. - age 69, passed away on May 11, 2017 in Grand Blanc, Michigan. Visitation will be held from 1pm - 5pm on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Hill Funeral Home - 11723 S. Saginaw Street, Grand Blanc, Michigan. A funeral service will be at 5pm on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Hill Funeral Home. Michael was born on April 23, 1948 in Goodrich, Michigan to the late Glenn and Betty (Granger) Sands. Michael was a hardworking man. He worked for over 30 years at General Motors, local 599 retiring in 1999. Michael loved everything cars. He spent many hours outside working on his beautiful, 1963 Corvette. In 2000, he married Ame, in Grand Blanc, MI and he shared his love of cars with her. Some of their favorite moments together were traveling the countryside on their "car dates" and watching NASCAR. Michael had a great sense of humor! He loved spending time with his family and sharing stories of the good times. Michael was a wonderful man who will be deeply missed by all who knew him. He is survived by his wife, Ame; children: Anthony Sands, James (Jodi) Sands, Brian Sands, Adrienne (Marc) Pelkey; several grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; siblings: Kenneth (Diane) Sands, Connie (Norm) Smith, Rose Swarbrick, Paul Sands, Cathy Sands (Danny Middleton), and Teresa Sands. He was preceded in death by his parents, Glenn and Betty Sands; brothers: Marshall Sands and Steven Sands; sister, Sandra Sands. Arrangements under the direction of Hill Funeral Home, Grand Blanc, MI.