stan_higheStanley C. Highe, 60, of Albion, passed away Tuesday October 9, 2012 at Oaklawn Hospital in Marshall, Michigan. He was born July 6, 1952 in Detroit, Michigan to Stanley Joseph and Lottie Mary (Bienkowski) Highe. On September 3, 1976, he was married to Carla Wilhelm in Detroit, Michigan and she survives.


He has been a resident of the Albion area since 2007 moving here from Redford Township. He was a Certified Master Auto Mechanic, working for Bob Ford, and then went to work at Pat Milliken Ford before going to Ford Motor Company as a Service Engineer for the Technical Service hotline, retiring in February of 2007. He was also a trainer for Ford Motor Company. He was a member of the Metro Chevy Association Car Club and the Chevelle Club. He was active in the K.D.A organization with fundraisers, assisting with website setup, and doing the newsletter.

Besides his wife Carla of Albion, he is survived by daughters Christine Marie (Doug) Strayer of Gladwin; Veronica (Fiancé Robert Gardella) Highe of Albion; son Ed (Chelsea) Highe of Redford; grandchildren Jasmine Strayer and Kullen Highe; sister Veronica Bartlett of Redford; brothers Albert John (Shelia) Highe of Redwood City, CA; George (Debbie) Highe of Redford. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Tedd Highe.

Assistance with Memorial Contributions to: K.D.A (Kennedy's Disease Association) P.O. Box 1105, Coarsegold, CA 93614 is available at the Funeral Home