ISHPEMING, Mich. - Scott E. Gauthier, age 60 of 1311 N. 2nd St. Ishpeming, passed away on Monday, September 3, 2012 at his home of natural causes.
Scott was born January 7, 1952 in Ishpeming to Gerald & Shirley (Penhale) Gauthier. He graduated from Ishpeming High School, class of 1970. Scott worked as a welder for CCI for 30 years retiring in 2007. He was a member of the United Steel Workers Union.
Scott enjoyed hunting and riding his Harley. He was a member of the Superior Chapter- H.O.G., National Rifle Association & a former ski jumper for the Ishpeming Ski Club.
Scott E. Gauthier
Scott is survived by 2 daughters: Aimee (Johnny) Ockenfels and Heather Gauthier both of Colorado Springs, CO, 2 grandchildren Jordan Bentti and Wyatt Ockenfels, 2 sisters: Shari (Richard LaForest) Rowe of Ishpeming, Staci (Jeffery) Spencer of Ishpeming, 2 brothers: Brett (Karen) Gauthier of Richmond, VA and Lance (Diane) Gauthier of Ishpeming, special friends Sue Schwan and Maressa Lajoie along with aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Scott was preceded in death by his parents Gerald and Shirley Gauthier, grandparents, and a nephew Shawn Rowe.
Funeral services for Scott will be held 7:00PM on Friday, September 7, 2012 at the Bjork & Zhulkie Funeral Home with Rev. Scott Lindenberg officiating. Interment will be in the Ishpeming Cemetery.
The family will greet relatives and friends on Friday at the Bjork & Zhulkie Funeral Home from 3:00PM until the time of service at 7:00PM.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Scott's nephews: Jason, Tyler & Zachry Gauthier, Cory Rowe, Dustin & Dylan Spencer.
Scott's obituary may also be viewed at www.bjorkandzhulkie.com where his guest book may be signed.