Gerald Duane Talvitie, age 77, died on Thursday, January 3, 2019, peacefully at his home in Tecumseh, Michigan.
He was born January 27, 1941, in Virginia, Minnesota, to Theodore and Esther (Mattson) Talvitie. A veteran of the United States Navy, he is survived by Judith Anne (LeMay), his wife of 53 years, sons Christopher Thomas and Theodore James, and sister Cheryl (Talvitie) Crowe.
A memorial gathering will be held from 1:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, January 6, 2019, at the Robison-Bahnmiller Funeral Home, 301 East Michigan Ave, Saline, Michigan. A memorial service will take place at 2:00 P.M. with Pastor Drexel Morton officiating. To leave a memory or for more information please visit www.rbfhsaline.com.