Harold Arthur Fehr
Harold Arthur Fehr, 67, of Atlanta, MI passed away on December 17, 2011 at his home. Known as Skip to most everyone, he was born on March 5, 1944 in Dearborn, MI, the son of Harold and Shirley (Brown) Fehr. He Married Gail Gummerson on August 17, 1974 it Marquette, MI. Skip has lived in Atlanta for the past 19 years, formerly of Armada, MI. He was Skip-it the Clown for many years, performing at hospitals and festivals throughout the Detroit area for many years, he also implemented Operation Christmas Tree, to help provide Christmas trees and decorations to needy people, which grew into other people donating food and gifts along with his trees. He served his country during Vietnam in the US Army. He loved to build, landscape, and garden on his property in the woods. He was an avid hunter and worked at the Atlanta Hardware for many years.
Skip is survived by his wife, Gail of Atlanta, MI; daughters, Kandi (John) Manki of Hopkins, MI, and Debbie (Charles) Sebastian of Albian, MI; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sisters, Dixie (Tony) Bargowski of Atlanta, MI, and Shirly (Malin) Charnell of ElPaso, TX; and a brother, Allen (Kim) Fehr of WIlliamsburg, NM. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda Clemons, and great grandson, Lane Peterson.
As were his wishes, cremation has taken place and there are no services for Mr Fehr planned at this time.