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Claude "Ed" Edsel Babcock
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Obituary for Claude "Ed" Edsel Babcock

BABCOCK, Claude “Ed” Edsel – of Clio, age 81, died Friday, June 1, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at the O’Guinn Family Funeral Home in Clio. Elder Adam Prince officiating. Burial in Woodlawn Cemetery. The family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Monday from 4-8 PM and on Tuesday from 10AM until time of service at 11AM. Memorial contributions may be made to the Clio Congregation of the Jehovah Witnesses.

Ed was born February 23, 1937 in Clio, Michigan to the late Claude and Marion (McClain) Babcock. He grew up in Clio and graduated from Clio high School with the class of 1956. On January 29, 1956 he married Margaret Travis. Ed enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and panning for gold. He was an avid Pistons fan, however his greatest joys in life were his family.

Surviving are: Wife of 62 1/2 years, Margaret; Children: Julie Pope, Jennie Babcock, Jody Babcock, Jayna (Jeff) Wilkinson, Mark Babcock, Megan (Adam) Beldyga, and Beth (Michael) Martel; 12 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; Sister, Betty Borden; Sister in law, Joanne (Frederick) Babcock. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Fred Babcock; Nephews: Ted Borden, Freddie Babcock; Brother in law, Bernie Borden. Please sign our guestbook or share an online condolence with the family at www.oguinnfh.com.

O’Guinn Family Funeral Home
Clio Chapel
810.686.5070


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Visitation

Monday

4

Jun

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
O'Guinn Family Funeral Homes - Clio Chapel

503 N. Mill St. PO Box 146
Clio, MI 48420

Visitation

Tuesday

5

Jun

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
O'Guinn Family Funeral Homes - Clio Chapel

503 N. Mill St. PO Box 146
Clio, MI 48420

Service

Tuesday

5

Jun

11:00 AM
O'Guinn Family Funeral Homes - Clio Chapel

503 N. Mill St. PO Box 146
Clio, MI 48420


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Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses

2368 West Dodge Road
CLIO, MI 48420
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