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Chris Arlin Garske

June 5, 1961 — December 4, 2023

Swartz Creek

 

GARSKE, Chris Arlin - Age 62, of Swartz Creek, passed away Monday, December 4, 2023.  Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, December 9, 2023 at Sharp Funeral Homes, Miller Road Chapel, 8138 Miller Road, Swartz Creek (A live stream of the service will be available on Chris' obituary page at www.sharpfuneralhomes.com).  Pastor Mark Cox officiating.  Visitation will be held at the funeral home Saturday from 10:00 AM until the time of the service.  Those desiring may make contributions to the Mott Community College Foundation.  

Chris was born June 15, 1961 in Flint the son of Erwin Donald and Emmajeanne (Lund) Garske.  He was a 1979 graduate of Grand Blanc High School and he received a Associate Degree in Science from Mott Community College.  He married Becky Susanne Widigan September 12, 1987 at Crossroad Village.  He had resided in Swartz Creek since 2000 coming from Fenton.  Chris was employed as an Engineer for CN Railway Company since 1995.  He enjoyed target shooting, four wheeling and boating.  

Surviving are: his wife, Becky; sons, Jonathon (Chasity) Campbell of San Antonio, TX, Andrew Garske of Lansing, Zachary Garske of Flushing Township and Eli Garske of Grand Blanc; grandchildren, Brooklyn, Hudson, Parker, Kedzie and Brynn; sisters, Lori (Tom) Bois of Florida and LeAnne (Saud) Al-Saleem of Saudi Arabia; brother, Donald Garske of Florida; brother-in-law, Larry (Sharon) Widigan of Lennon; sister-in-law, Deborah Campbell of Flint; and several nieces and nephews.  

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Mark Garske.  Tributes may be shared at www.sharpfuneralhomes.com

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Saturday, December 9, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Sharp Funeral Homes - Miller Road Chapel

8138 Miller Rd, Swartz Creek, MI 48473

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Funeral Service

Saturday, December 9, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Sharp Funeral Homes - Miller Road Chapel

8138 Miller Rd, Swartz Creek, MI 48473

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