Mr. Robert A. Wisner age 64 of Everett Twp., Newaygo, Michigan died Thursday
September 5, 2002 at Norris Cancer Hospital & Clinic, Los Angeles, CA. He was born
Robert Arthur Wisner in Michigan the son of Anna H. (Collins) and Robert Eugene Wisner on
September 20, 1937. He married Lorayne Cook Duke on August 20, 2002 in White Cloud, MI.
He was a Owner/Operator of Wisner Enterprises & Canoe Rental. He was a Pioneer in
beautifying Newaygo and active in the Newaygo Area Tourism Industry. He was a veteran
having served in the Marines from 01/12/56 to 01/11/59 when he was discharged as a PFC.
He is survived by his wife Lorayne (Duke) Wisner of White Cloud, MI,
her four children Travis, Levon, Kenny & Katie; his children
Gina & Steve Case; Robert Wisner & fiancee Diane Spees and her son Michael;
John Wisner & his son Matthew Schuyler; Collin Wisner & his daughter Danielle and
his fiancee Jackie Comiskey & her daughter & son Kristal & Brandon;
Rachel & Luc Simard & their daughter Morgane; his sister Patricia Thomas;
his brother Eugene Wisner; and many nieces, nephews, cousins & close friends.
He was preceded in death by his granddaughter Baby Case by just a few hours and his
parents Robert & Anna Wisner.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 A. M. from the St. Bartholomew Catholic Church,
Newaygo, MI, on Tuesday, September 17, 2002 with Father Loc Trinh officiating. Visitation
will be held 10:00-11:00 A. M. at the church prior to the services.
Military graveside will be held Saturday, October 12, 2002, 11:00 A. M. at the Big
Prairie-Everett Cemetery near White Cloud. For memorials please consider the Robert Wisner
McKinley Funeral Home, Newaygo 231-652-5613. 888-209-1719