Charles A. Cressy, 66, a son of the late Erastus and Francena Cressy of Saline, died early Wednesday morning at his home in Detroit after a long illness.
Mr. Cressy was born on Nov. 10, 1883, in Lodi.
He served eight years with the U. S. Marine Corps and three years with the Canadian army during World War I.
Mr. Cressy was married to Mrs. Dorothea Hayes in June of 1936. She survives.
Also surviving are a son, Charles A., jr.; a daughter, Ruth D.; and a stepson, James Hayes; four sisters, Mrs. Olive Whelen of Wilmington Del., Mrs. Nellie Walz, Mrs. Harold Horton and Miss Mable Cressy, all of Ann Arbor; and a brother, George of Chicago, Ill.
Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon at the Weitenberner Funeral Home in Detroit. The body will be shipped to Saline for burial in the family plot late Saturday.
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Francena Shuter Cressy
Charles A. Cressy
Dorothea Hayes Cressy
Charles A. Cressy Jr.
Ruth D. Cressy
Mrs. Olive Whelen
Nellie Cressy Walz
Mrs. Harold Horton