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Joel Lynn Ulsh

Joel Lynn Ulsh of Vicksburg, MI passed away on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at the age of 73. He was born on August 27, 1947 in Kalamazoo, MI the son of Eldon and Arlene (Richards) Ulsh. Joel attended Vicksburg High School before finishing his GED while serving in the United States Army. He moved from Michigan to California in the 1980s and began his lifelong passion for working with cars. One of Joel’s favorite hobbies was to track his family’s genealogy, he was very proud of following his family tree all the way back to 1300s Germainia. He is preceded in his passing by his parents; his elder brother: Bill Ulsh; eldest sister: Eldonna; and two baby brothers. Left to cherish his loving memory is his wife of 35 years: Louella (Baptista) Ulsh; children: Joel, Tracy, Toni, Jason, and Cassidy; siblings: Don and Jerry Ulsh; many grandchildren and great grandchildren. In accordance with Joel’s wishes cremation has taken place and he will be laid to rest with his father and grandparents at Beard Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions made in Joel’s memory may be directed to The Dachshund Haus Rescue, 13375 Cloverlawn Drive, Sterling Heights, MI 48312. (734)-489-1432. While visiting Joel’s tribute please take a moment to light a candle or share a memory. The Ulsh family is being assisted by McCowen & Secord Funeral Homes, 409 S. Main Street, Vicksburg, MI 49097. 269-649-1697.

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Louella, Cassidy, Joel, Tracy and Toni, I am sorry for your loss. May God help you get through this by filling your hearts with abundant great memories. Sincere condolences from Ray Brown and your grandsons Ray Brown IV & Aaron Brown.

Ray Brown Feb 21 2021 2:57 PM

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Karen K Mattmiller Feb 20 2021 11:09 AM

So glad we took the opportunity to get together a few years ago to visit. Although it was a short visit we enjoyed going through old pictures, laughing, talking about cars and looking at Joels little collection of canes. So glad to have those memories. He will be missed by many.

S and R Anderson Feb 18 2021 5:32 PM

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Glo Gary Smith Feb 18 2021 2:23 PM

Louella and Cassidy. My sincere sympathies to the both of you. Josie and I will be praying for you through this difficult time. May God be with you both.

Frank Linzner Feb 18 2021 1:38 PM

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Toni Davis Feb 18 2021 11:54 AM

Louella and Cassidy, I am so sorry for what you are going through at this time. I know how much you both love your husband and Dad. I pray you will be comforted by the memories throughout all the years. My heart goes out to all of Joels children and his brothers. I love all the beautiful pictures that you shared. He loved his family and the picture with Sebastian is so sweet :blue_heart:

Mary Leonardo Feb 18 2021 11:04 AM

My sincere sympathies to you, Louella, and all the family on your loss. You're all in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Julie Davis Great American Ins. Co.

Julie Davis Feb 18 2021 10:25 AM

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McCowen & Secord Family Funeral Homes Feb 18 2021 9:38 AM

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