Cary E. Shroyer, 76 years, of Temperance, MI passed away Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Regency Hospital, Sylvania. He had worked as a material handler at GM Powertrain for 22 years. The son of James and Irene (Liebke) Shroyer he was born May 28, 1938 in Petersburg, MI. September 20, 1958 he married Donna Dixon; she preceded him in death February 16, 2009 after 50 years of marriage.
Cary enjoyed bowling and playing cards, especially Euchre and Tonk.
He had a passion for horses; owning standard bred race horses for 40 years. Cary also just liked sitting in the barn and directing the boys.
He is survived by his loving children, Greg Shroyer, Tammi Farmer, Jeff (Anna) Shroyer; grandchildren, Ryan (Jill) Farmer, Ashley (Andrew) Everett, Travis Farmer, Lindsey (William) Heilman, Shayne Shroyer, Jordan Shroyer; great-grandchild, Aubrey Farmer; siblings, Phyllis Wroblewski, Larry Shroyer, Timothy Shroyer, Rodney Shroyer; and canine companions, Max and Porsche.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; son-in-law, Mark Farmer; brothers, Pete and James Shroyer; and a sister, Shirley Fruchey.
Visitation will be Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 2:00 PM
until 8:00 PM in the Urbanski’s Bedford Funeral Chapel 8300 Lewis Avenue Temperance, MI where the Funeral Service will be held Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 11 AM. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Park Cemetery, LaSalle, MI. Online condolences may be shared at www.bedfordfuneralchapel.com .