Joseph A. Stemmelen
age 85 of Algonac, MI. died June 27, 2015 in his home. He was born June 8, 1930 in Detroit, MI. He married Carol F. McKaig on September 13, 1952 in Detroit.
Mr. Stemmelen was a U.S. Army Veteran and a teacher in the Detroit Public Schools system for many years.
Mr. Stemmelen is survived by his wife Carol, children David J., Mary Frances (Jack) Bejin, James O. (Laurie), and Joseph M. (Deirdre), granddaughters Sarah and Jaculyne Bejin and 3 great grandchildren.
Mr. Stemmelen will be instate at 10:30 AM Thursday July 2, 2015 with Mass at 11:00 AM in the Our Lady on the River Parish St. Catherines Catholic Church, Algonac. Visitation 1-4 & 6-9 PM Wednesday in the Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac. Burial will be in the St. Catherines cemetery, Algonac. Memorial donations may be made to the Family Wishes.