MARQUETTE, MI - Roy Quinten Ammerman, 83, formerly of Snowberry Heights, 222 S. 5th St., Marquette, died at 8:42 p.m. on Sunday, November 25, 2012 at Marquette General Hospital where he had been a patient for one day.
Roy was born November 1, 1929 in Detroit to Charles and Lutricia (Ramsey) Ammerman. He owned and operated a furniture and carpet cleaning business. Mr. Ammerman moved from Howell to the Negaunee area in 1996. In his free time he enjoyed spending time at the Negaunee and Marquette Senior Centers.
Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Fern M. (Campbell) Ammerman of Marquette, son, Mark (Jaunine) Ammerman of Negaunee Township, daughter, Rene M. (Gottfried) Beseler of Gwinn, 6 grandchildren: Ethan, Lindsey, Josh, Shawn, Jason, and Amanda, and several nieces and nephews. Roy was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Roy, Jr.
Honoring Roy's wishes, no public services will be held. Interment will be in the Howell Cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.koskeyfuneralhome.com