James Sperbeck

James M. Sperbeck

Thursday, May 7th, 2020
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James M. Sperbeck, 79, of Coldwater, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2020 at ProMedica Coldwater Regional Hospital.
A public visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 from 4 – 7:00 PM at Dutcher Funeral Home in Coldwater. Social distancing will be enforced and face masks will be required. A private family service will be held on Wednesday May 13, 2020 with interment to follow at Oak Grove Cemetery. A live stream of the service will be available on at at 11:00 AM.
James was born December 27, 1940 in Coldwater, MI to Walter & Ina (Mitchell) Sperbeck. He married Beverly J. Dengler on August 15, 1964 in Bronson, MI.
Mr. Sperbeck was a builder for Floyd Eby in earlier years. He then became a tool and die maker, working many years for Theodore Bargeman and then Sturgis Tool & Die until his retirement.
Jim was a member of the Coldwater First Baptist Church where he was active in the men’s group and helped with lawn maintenance. He enjoyed league bowling and was an avid outdoorsman. Jim spent much of his time camping, hunting, fishing, bird watching and mushroom hunting but what he loved most was time with his family, especially his grandson Brayden.
Jim is survived by his wife Bev, his daughter and son-in-law Dawn and Steve McManamey of Coldwater, his grandson Brayden (Kelsey Morgan) Vond of Marquette, niece and nephew Pam Shearman of Wauseon, OH and Tom (Missy) Sperbeck of Coldwater. He was preceded in death by both parents and his brother David Sperbeck.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, May 12th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Tuesday, May 12th, 2020 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Dutcher Funeral Home
    440 W. Chicago St.
    COLDWATER, MI 49036
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  • Service

    Wednesday, May 13th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Wednesday, May 13th, 2020 11:00am
    Dutcher Funeral Home
    440 W. Chicago St.
    COLDWATER, MI 49036
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    The service is private but may be watched on our live webcast.
  • Interment

    Oak Grove Cemetery
    809 W. Chicago St.
    COLDWATER, MI 49036
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Private Condolence

Ed Weigt

Posted at 09:19am
Bev and family,
I am saddened by this news of Jim's passing.
He was always so easy to talk to and always had a smile on his face.
Our prayers will be with you and your family.
Your memories are to be cherished.
Prayers from the Weigts, Ed, Garnetta and Joseph

Cyndra Moore

Posted at 08:51am
Bev, Dawn and family, Our prayers are with you in the coming days, Jim was an important person in everyone life and he will be missed as an Grandfather, Father, Uncle, Husband and Friend. Our Prayers are with you
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