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James Leland Fuhrman
September 5, 1932 - July 17, 2020

James Leland Fuhrman

James Leland Fuhrman
Sep 5, 1932 - Jul 17, 2020

James Leland Fuhrman

James Leland Fuhrman, age 87, died on Friday, July 17, 2020 at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital in Clinton Township, Michigan. He was born on September 5, 1932 in Detroit, Michigan to the late William Fuhrman and the late Ruth (nee: Casey) Fuhrman.

James was the loving husband of Margaret (Maggie). Dear father of Michael, Eric (Bernice) and the late James Mitchell (Karen) Fuhrman. Cherished grandfather of Cody, Matthew and Brandon. Beloved great-grandfather of 3. He is also survived by his siter, Ruth June Lucy, his sister-in-law, Shirley Fuhrman, and brother-in-law, N. Jerry Stepke.

Cremation Arrangements have been entrusted to Chas. Verheyden, Inc. - Schultz Chapel in Eastpointe, Michigan.

Ollie Blades on Jul 25, 2020

Sorry to hear of your loss, our condolences. Mel and Ollie Blades

Liz (Carlock) Santiago on Jul 23, 2020

Maggie and family,
Wanted to send my love and condolences for your loss
Jean Reed

Liz (Carlock) Santiago on Jul 23, 2020

Maggie and family,
So sorry for your loss. Wanted to send you my condolences.

Liz (Carlock) Santiago on Jul 23, 2020

So sorry for your loss. I remember him and my dad (Alva Carlock) acting crazy and having fun teasing us kids.

Richard Koch on Jul 22, 2020

So sorry about your loss of Jim:
I’ll always remember him, as a great guy!
My prayers are for you and your family.
Rich Koch

Nancy Dishman on Jul 22, 2020

So sorry for your loss Maggie. Always remember the good times. Prayers for you and your family.

Anita Jones on Jul 22, 2020

Sorry for your loss. I lost my husband April 8th. It is very difficult.

Rose Jerome on Jul 19, 2020

It's never easy losing someone we love ....its even more difficult to watch someone we love suffering...not being able to live a quality life. So Hang on to the memories and talk of him daily...he will live on in your hearts. Take comfort in knowing he is no longer struggling longer in pain ... that he is now full of life and in perfect health watching over you all ... May God comfort your hearts and ease your pain of loss. You will be forever missed Mr.Fuhrman.
Love , Rose

Amy sutcliffe on Jul 19, 2020

R.I.P Jim you'll be truly missed

Debra Powers on Jul 19, 2020

I'm going to miss his jokes and his warm personality. My deepest sympathy to you all.

MAGGIE FUHRMAN on Jul 19, 2020


The Fuhrman Family on Jul 19, 2020




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