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Arthur David Brannan Jr.

July 21, 1932 April 22, 2021
Arthur David Brannan Jr.
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Obituary for Arthur David Brannan Jr.

Arthur David Brannan Jr., (Dave) age 88, passed away in the presence of loved ones in his Oxford home on April 22, 2021. Dave was born the only son of the late Arthur and Elsie Brannan in Pontiac, Michigan on July 22, 1932. Dear brother of five sisters, the late Dorothy Roerink, the late Loise Hargraves, Mary Jo Rogers, the late Shirley Fuller and Patricia Kleindl. After graduating from Pontiac high school, Dave served in the United States Army and Navy. After his service to his country, Dave worked at General Motors for 35 years until he retired. Dave was also a limousine driver and worked as a school bus driver for Rochester and Avondale schools for over 30 years.

He was a devoted husband and is survived by his wife, Cynthia Nyquist-Brannan. They were happily married for 27 years. Loving father to Vicki (Karim), Jeffrey, Steven (Kim), Kristen, Danielle (Chad), Amber, and Sarah (Brian). Grandfather of James, Sarah, Calli, Robert, Tyler, Liam, Nathan, Alora, Jackson and Eleni. Great Grandfather of Jonathon, Lily and Nash.

Dave had a fulfilling life and enjoyed hunting, riding motorcycles, raising Britney Spaniels, bird watching and spending time with family. Dave also enjoyed telling stories about his past adventures and passing along his words of wisdom.

Family and friends will gather for a memorial service on Sunday, April 25, 2021 from Noon-3pm with a private eulogy reading for close family at 3 PM at Lynch and Sons Funeral Directors Bossardet Chapel, located at 39 W Burdick St, Oxford, MI 48371. The funeral home is limited to a 25 guest maximum at any given time during the visitation on Sunday. Masks must be worn at all times in the building to comply with CDC regulations.

All are welcome to attend the outdoor internment service on Monday, April 26, 2021 at 11 AM at Rigdelawn Cemetery located at 99 W Burdick St, Oxford, MI 48371.

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11:00 AM 4/26/2021 11:00:00 AM
Ridgelawn Cemetery

99 W. Burdick
Oxford, MI 48371

Ridgelawn Cemetery
99 W. Burdick Oxford 48371 MI
United States

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