Jan. 6, 1936—April 2, 2016 “Bud” Garchow, 80, was born on Jan. 6, 1936, in Northville, MI, to Maurice and Dora Thorsby Garchow. He passed away in Crossville on April 2, 2016. Bud loved playing golf, and he was catcher on many different ball teams. He enjoyed all sports except for soccer. He was also an oil painter. Bud enjoyed spending time with his wife while she gardened. He retired from Livonia Spring and Bumper. He is survived by his wife, Rosella Mae Stockton Garchow, “Rose”; children, Melinda Garchow, Mark Garchow, Matthew Garchow, Robert Coble, Cheryl Coble and Rebecca Sawulski; and grandchildren, Tyler Varney, Emily Garchow, Abbey Garchow, Patrick Garchow, Gabriel Coble and Justin Sawulski. A memorial service for Bud will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2016, at 11 a.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church in Crossville. Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  April 5, 2016