Stanley A. Navis, 64
Stanley A. Navis, 64, of Monterey Township, Hopkins, died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family. Mr. Navis was born June 2, 1950, in Monterey Township the son of Otto and Sarah Iola (Miller) Navis.
Stan graduated from Hopkins High School in 1968, and had worked for more than 30 years for General Motors in Grand Rapids. He loved woodworking, fishing and driving a Hopkins Public School bus.
Stan married Julia Nell Martin on Aug. 7, 2001 in Rochester, Minn. She survives. Also surviving are four children, Brenda and Clint Merritts, Dawn Navis, Linnea Shelly, and Lori and Kurt Miller; seven grandchildren; three brothers, Cliff and Jan Navis, Gordie and Mary Navis, and Boyd and Chris Navis; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his brother Ken.
Friends may meet with the family on Monday, Aug. 18, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, www.gordenfuneral.com, where funeral services will be on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at 1 p.m. Comer Skinner will officiate. Private family graveside services will be at Poplar Hill Cemetery, Monterey Township.
Memorials may be made to Wings of Hope Hospice, 530 Linn St., Allegan, MI 49010.