Wesley “Wes” Quimby, age 85, of Imlay City, MI died Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Heatherton Place Assisted Living of Imlay City, MI.
Wesley Jason Quimby was born April 7, 1934 in Jackson, MI. He was the son of the late Donald and the late Margaret (Miller) Quimby. Wes grew up in Homer, MI. He was a graduate of Homer High School, Class of 1951. He married Joan Densmore on December 13, 1952 in Angola, IN. They moved to the Imlay City area in 1963. He was preceded in death by Joan on January 21, 2008.
He was employed by Michigan Milk Producers Association and performed milk testing and calibrations before retiring.
Wes liked to golf with his kids. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Wes like to make and repair golf clubs.
He is survived by four sons, Gerald “Jerry” (Carol) Quimby of Imlay City, MI, Randall “Randy” (Becky) Quimby of Sparta, MI, Douglas “Doug” (Darcy) Quimby of Davison, MI and David “Dave” (Beth) Quimby of Freeland, MI; two sisters, Sandra (Raymond) Crawfis and Debby; nine grandchildren, Jason, Chris, Elizabeth, Amy, Stephen, Eric, Kaylie, Kelsie and Keegan; his five great-grandchildren; and his
sister-in-law, Betty Lou Stevens of Statesville, NC.
Wes was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Margaret Quimby; his brother, Leonard Quimby; and his sister, Yvonne.
The memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Imlay City, 225 N. Main Street, Imlay City, MI. Michelle Lamb will officiate.
The family will be available for visitation 10-11 a.m., Saturday, June 15 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Imlay City.
Those wishing to make memorial contributions may direct them to Alzheimer’s Association – Greater Michigan Chapter, 25200 Telegraph Rd., Ste. 100, Southfield, MI 48033.
Funeral arrangements were made by Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Imlay City. Please be sure to sign our online register at muirbrothersfh.com to share condolences and memories.