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James W. Somerville

February 16, 1927 July 29, 2020
James W. Somerville
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Obituary for James W. Somerville

James Willison Somerville of Walled Lake was born February 16, 1927 in East Liverpool, Ohio to Charles Wayne and Mary Ann (nee: Pfaub) Somerville. He died July 29, 2020 at the age of 93.

Jim is the beloved husband of 68 years to Marijane (nee: Bisich) Somerville. Loving father of Scott (Cherie) Somerville, Stacy Anderson and Steven (Cassie) Somerville. Grandfather of Seija (Jeff), Brit, Jimmy (Cassie) and Paige. Great grandfather of Malachai, Maelyn, Mira, Melea, Zaiden, Chloe, Kaylee, Ryan and Aubry. He is preceded in death by his sister Mary Lou (the late Carl) Glenn. He is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.

Private family services will be held with interment and military honors at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, Michigan. Memorials to Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church appreciated.


Event Information

Services are private.

Cemetery Details


Great Lakes National Cemetery Final Resting Place

4200 Belford Rd.
Holly, MI 48442

4200 Belford Rd. Holly 48442 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

Shepherd Of The Lakes Lutheran Church

2905 South Commerce Rd.
Wolverine Lake, MI 48390

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