Obituary for James Leroy McAuley

James Leroy McAuley

Birth Date: May. 17th, 1941
Date Passed: Mar. 28th, 2010


James Leroy McAuley age 68 of Ravenna died, Sunday, March 28, 2010 at the Poppen Hospice Residence in Muskegon. James was born on May 17, 1941 in Cheboygan, Michigan to the late Willis G. Sr. and Pearl E. (Fought) McAuley. He married Joyce I. Harbuck on November 20, 1961 in Ravenna, Michigan. Besides loving his family his passion was perfecting his lush green lawn and his shiny clean cars. James is survived by his wife of 48 years: Joyce I McAuley of Ravenna, 2 Daughters: Linda (Don) Doane of Conklin and Cheryl (Jim) Helsen of Ravenna. 3 Grandchildren: Chad Doane and fiancée Marisa Brady, Ashley (Jeff) Nutt and Alyssa Helsen. 1 Great Granddaughter: Taylor Nutt, 2 Sisters: Etta (George) McCleary of Ravenna and Helen (Kenneth) Karafa of Nunica. James was preceded in death in addition to parents by: 1 Infant Daughter: Jamie Marie, and Son In-Law Don Doane. The family will be at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna on Tuesday, March 30, 2010 from 6:00 to 8:00pm to receive friends. Burial will be at Ravenna Township Cemetery. In lieu of Flowers memorial may be directed to Harbor Hospice. Go to to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


6:00pm to 8:00pm on
Mar. 30th, 2010 at Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
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on Mar. 31st, 2010 at
Ravenna Township Cemetery
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