Died: Saturday, December 08, 2012
PLAUTZ, JOHN P. “BUTCH” of Clarkston. December 8, 2012 at 69 years of age. Loving husband of Pat for 48 ½ years. Beloved father of Lori (Brian) Groch, John E. (Tina) Plautz, Brian P. Plautz and Mark (Cheryl) Plautz. Dear brother of MaryAnn (the late Sonny) Lochner, Michael (Donna) Plautz, Ceceila Hosner, Frances Delgado, Renee (Archie) Plautz-Taylor, David (Carol) Plautz and the late Earla Laswell. Cherished grandfather of John, Jacob, Brooke, Hannah, Nicholas and the late Katie. Also survived by his canine companion Zeke. Butch was an avid golfer. He was the lead vocalist and bassist for the band called El Dorados. John played at Dells Inn, in Waterford, for many years. John also owned his own insurance agency from 1980 – 2009, and Mr. Plautz also worked alongside his brothers at Crest Homes for 12 years. John served as the treasurer for 10 years and was a committee member for over 20 years for Ducks Unlimited in Clarkston. Funeral service will be Thursday, December 13, 2012 11:00 a.m. at COATS FUNERAL HOME – CLARKSTON (8909 Dixie Highway, Clarkston). The family will receive friends Wednesday 4-9 p.m. Memorials may be made to the family. To send a private condolence go to www.CoatsFuneralHome.com/Obituaries.