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(January 2, 1937 – October 16, 2016)

Gordon D. McCann, 79, passed away on Sunday, October 16th at MidMichigan Regional Medical Center. He was born on January 2, 1937 to the late Thomas J. and Eleanor B. (Schaff) McCann, Sr. He married Beulah (Crosby) on August 31, 1957.Gordon served his country in the United States Army. He worked doing research for Dow Chemical earning several patents and authoring multiple publications over the years. He was involved in RC Modelers Midland Flying Club, Amateur Radio Operator, WA8KJR (Midland and Zephyrhills, FL), Cam AM RC Modelers in Zephyrhills. Gordon is survived by his wife, Beulah, children, Teresa Foster, Gordon (Nadia) McCann Jr., Bridget (Dan) Schindelholz and Marc (Marisa) McCann, 7 grandchildren, Misty (Jeff) Renner, Ryan (Tommie) Moquin, Meredith McCann, Paul Schindelholz, Mackenzie McCann, Elizabeth Schindelholz and Nick McCann and 2 great grandchildren, Cheyanne and Adyn. He is also survived by his brother, Tom (Sonny), Alyne McCann and brother in law Roger Crosby. Gordon was predeceased by Loretta (Vernon) Phipps and Patty McCann.A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, October 21st at St. Brigid of Kildare with Fr. Patrick O?ÇÖConnor officiating. Friends may visit with the family on Thursday, October 20th at Smith-Miner Funeral Home from 4-7 pm with a Vigil Service at 6:30 pm and on Friday at the church from 10:30 am until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Pardee Cancer Treatment and St. Brigid of Kildare.On line condolences can be left at smithminer.com