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Herbert C. Profitt

December 9, 1933 January 12, 2019
Herbert C. Profitt
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Obituary for Herbert C. Profitt

Herbert Clay Profitt was born on December 9, 1933 in Campton, Kentucky to the late Burton and Lula Profitt. He passed away on January 12, 2019 at his home in Commerce Township, Michigan at the age of 85.

On August 16, 1969 at Grace Lutheran Church in Redford, Michigan, Herb married the love of his life, Shirley Solmes. Together they settled in Commerce Township and raised their four beloved children; James (Francis) Profitt, the late Sandra Lyons, the late Sheila Paulin and Daniel (Melissa) Profitt. Herb was the proud grandpa of 7 and great-grandpa of 13. He is also survived by his twin brother Nelson Profitt and his sister Jean (Ray) Nichols. Herbert is preceded in death by his sister Faye Watkins.

A talented musician, Herbert had a love for music and enjoyed playing various string instruments including the banjo and guitar. His passion was Bluegrass music, which he played with various friends and bands throughout the years. Herb was also a dedicated provider for his family and after years of hard work was able to treat himself and purchase a MG, his dream car.

Mr. Profitt’s life will be celebrated with a Memorial Service on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 11 am. Friends may visit the funeral home beginning at 9 am.

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Memorial Gathering

Saturday

19

Jan

9:00 AM 1/19/2019 9:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 1/19/2019 11:00:00 AM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake

340 North Pontiac Trail
Walled Lake, MI 48390

Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake
340 North Pontiac Trail Walled Lake 48390 MI
United States

Memorial Service

Saturday

19

Jan

11:00 AM 1/19/2019 11:00:00 AM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake

340 North Pontiac Trail
Walled Lake, MI 48390

Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake
340 North Pontiac Trail Walled Lake 48390 MI
United States
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