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“Mary & I are so sadden to hear of Art's passing. What a wonderful man he was, caring, thoughtful, friendly. We send you our love and our prayers that...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Rich Goodman - Grand Rapids, MI

“Sue: I am so sorry to hear of Art's passing. He was a good man and a dedicated Shipmaster. I will miss seeing him at lodge functions.We have...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: John Sarns - Berkley, MI - Friend

“We will miss you Art, Chaplain for the ABYA, May God grant your Family peace. ”
3 of 21 | Posted by: Arthur & Sandra Wirgau - MI

“Dear Sue, I am so sorry for your loss. You and Art were such special people to Bobby and I. He and Bobby shared many laughs together and are...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Kathy Hassell - Monroe, MI

“Sue, we are very sorry for your loss and our sincere condolences, thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, . Art was a dear friend and a...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Ray and Farah Issa - MI

“So Sorry Sue, Truly one of the Sweetest persons I had the pleasure of knowing ! Surly will miss his Smile and great conversations we had with him. ...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Rick & LuAnn RHEEDER - MI

“Kathy and I send our heartfelt condolences. ”
7 of 21 | Posted by: Dwight Q u e r t e r m o u s - MI

“Dear Sue and family. I feel for you. Art was a good man. I lost my Bob on 4/30/19. It hurts so sending you hugs to help. ”
8 of 21 | Posted by: Linda Ledel - Friend

“To my friend for 20 some years and co-worker on the Harrison Township Parade of Lights, passing to the Lord is the lot of us all. Now, it is your...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Herb Lorentz Lorentz - MI

“39 years of doing business and friendship. I will miss your harassing me every time we got together. Your humor and personal touch will be missed.You...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: ken spencer - DETROIT, MI

“I am sorry to hear about your loss. He was always nice to me. Whether we talked about business or a general conversation, he was great to talk to. I...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Joyce Tarkiewicz

“We are so saddened to hear of Uncle Art's passing. I will forever remember him for taking me out on an amazing boat ride one summer day. When I...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Mary Lynn, Ross, Elizabeth, Ross & Olivia Goodfellow - FL

“Our hearts are saddened by the loss of such a kind, good man. You have a very special angel watching over you... Love, hugs & prayers alwaysRick &...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Rick & Diane Laenen - St. Clair, MI

“A very dear friend for many, many years. There are LOTS of memories that our families have together. We will all miss you....... ”
14 of 21 | Posted by: Sallie Brach - Bluffton, SC

“Sue, So sorry to hear of Art's passing. He was very dear to my Mike. Such treasured memories you have accumulated over 58 years! May our Lord's peace...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Bobbie Dailey - Jackson, WY

“Dear Sue, Karen and Laurie, I am so sorry. Art was a good man. My prayers are with you. ”
16 of 21 | Posted by: Carol West - Mount Clemens, MI

“our sincere condolences and thoughts and prayers are with all of Arthur's family, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time as you...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: Mark and Jo-ann Rathbone - Macomb, MI

“I have known Art for more than 30 years first as a business associate then developing into a friendship. Art was a very wonderful person that was...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Frank Roz - White Lake, MI

“Dear Susan,We were saddened to hear of Art's passing. Please accept our condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.As Always, Judy and Dave ”
19 of 21 | Posted by: Judy and David Waalen - Friend

“I am so sorry Sue, for your loss. 58 years is a lifetime of MANY MEMORIES. WAYNE and I both have you in our thoughts. One memory I will never forget...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Kathy Carver - Orion, MI - Friend

“Veey sorry for your loss of Art! He was a man who everyone look up to, and I always looked forward ti see him at our ISMA Lodge meeting, Art will be...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: Captain Brian Eickel - Metamora, MI


BROOKS, Arthur B. III. May 18, 2019. Age 80. Beloved husband of Susan (nee: Murray) for 58 years. Loving father of Karen Brooks and the late Kevin Brooks (Lori). Proud and loving grandfather of Ryan (Mallory), Zachary and Jacob and great-grandfather of Adeline. Dear brother of Judy Brooks. Also survived by his dear friends Dennis Currier and Bill Osad as well as many other loving friends. Arthur loved boats and being on the water; he served as the Commodore of the Anchor Bay Yachting Association in 2006 and as the Chaplain for the North Channel Yacht Club as well as the Anchor Bay Yachting Association. He was also a member of the Bayside Yacht Club and the International Shipmasters Lodge #7 in Detroit. Arthur was a kind man and enjoyed helping others, especially children; he was proud to be a Shriner and drove children to hospitals in Erie, PA and Chicago, IL on the Shriner bus. More than anything else, Arthur loved his family and friends and being with them whenever possible. Visitation Tuesday 3-9pm at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Instate Wednesday 10:30am until time of 11am Mass at St. Hubert Catholic Church, 38775 Prentiss, Harrison Township. Interment, Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Operation Smile are appreciated. Please share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guestbook" at WujekCalcaterra.com