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David H. Putman

September 15, 1956 ~ February 27, 2024 (age 67) 67 Years Old
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David Putman Obituary

David Henry Putman, 67, of  Mount Pleasant and formerly of Houghton Lake Heights, passed away on Tuesday February 27, 2024 at home with his loving family by his side.

David was born on September 15, 1956 in Saline, Michigan to Robert and Sarah (Bommer) Putman. David grew up in the Ann Arbor area and was married on June 12, 1982 in Ann Arbor to Georgia Ann Baughey.  The couple moved to the Houghton Lake Heights area in 1985.  David worked as the Maintenance Supervisor for Roscommon County Transit Authority for over 25 years before retiring.  Georgia passed away on October 8, 2005.  David continued living in the Houghton Lake area after his retirement.  He was married on June 22, 2018 in Sault Ste Marie to Lisa Ann Fisher.  David and Lisa have lived in Mount Pleasant for the past several years.  He was an active member of the Loyal Riders Motorcycle Club for many years, most recently of the Lansing Chapter.  His true love was to be on his bike going for a ride.  

Surviving Mr. Putman are his loving wife, Lisa Ann Putman of Mt. Pleasant; two daughters, Lydia (Joe) Wagner of Houghton Lake, and Sarah Putman of Houghton Lake; son, James Putman of Prudenville; two, grandchildren, Aviendha, and Ayden; brother, Mike Putman of Roscommon; sister, Kathleen (Leonard) Ryan of Stirling; several nieces and nephews.  David was preceded in death by his parents;  brother, Dan Putman; and his first wife, Georgia Ann Putman. 

Funeral Services for David Henry Putman will be conducted at 1:00pm Saturday March 2, 2024 from Christler Funeral Home, Houghton Lake Chapel with Rev. Richard Garry of Motorcycle Ministries officiating. Interment will be in Roscommon Township Cemetery, Houghton Lake. Visitation will be held on Saturday March 2, 2024 from 11:00am until the time of the service at 1:00pm. Memorial contributions in memory of David are asked to be directed to the family. Christler Funeral Home, Houghton Lake Chapel is serving the family. Condolences can be sent to the family online at 

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March 2, 2024

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Christler Funeral Home- Houghton Lake Chapel
6651 W. Houghton Lake Drive
Houghton Lake, Michigan 48629

Funeral Service
March 2, 2024

1:00 PM
Christler Funeral Home- Houghton Lake Chapel
6651 W. Houghton Lake Drive
Houghton Lake, Michigan 48629


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