Gerald W. DeFrance
age 60 of Applegate, MI. and formally of Harsens Island, MI. died June 23, 2012 in the Henry Ford Hospital Detroit. He was born November 15, 1951 in Maryville, TN. He married Janet Grace Smedes on October 21, 1972 in Jellico, TN. She died December 4, 2011.
Gerald is survived by his sons William (Shannon) DeFrance, and Gerald (Misty) DeFrance Jr., grandchildren Abbigail and Gerald III, his mother Ardis B. DeFrance, and a brother William James DeFrance.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM Friday June 29, 2012 in the Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac. Visitation 10:00 AM until time of service on Friday.
Memorial donations may be made to the Family Wishes.