Douglas “Doug” Roy Wilmot, 77, of Johannesburg, MI passed away Thursday, May 27, 2021.
He was born to Melvin Sr. and Thelma (Tucker) Wilmot, on October 28, 1943, in Detroit, MI.
Doug went to Armada High School and worked at General Motors for 33 years.
He married Therese Gietzen on August 4, 1995, in Casco, MI. After retirement, they moved to Little Bear Lake to enjoy the outdoors. He enjoyed biking, hiking, fishing, and boating in Northern Michigan. Doug could be found helping out his friends and neighbors. He most of all enjoyed living life to the fullest.
Doug was a member of the Armada and Lewiston Lions Club and a member of Lewiston Congregational Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and siblings; May Clearman, and Wayne Wilmot.
Doug is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Therese; children, Pamela (Robert) Barnes, Brenda Reynaert; son-in-law Randall Reynaert; stepchildren, William (Shelly Seczawa) Smith, Garth (Jennifer) Frounfelker; grandchildren, Nina Carlson, Manda Barnes, Dakota Reynaert, William Maedel, Ashley Smith, Tosha Sabbagh, Logan Frounfelker, Quinten Frounfelker; seven great-grandchildren, and siblings, Alice Jean (Donald) Bussell, and Melvin Jr. (Jan) Wilmot.
A funeral service will be held Wednesday, June 2, 2021, 11:00 a.m. at Lewiston Congregational United Church of Christ, 3191 Kneeland St., Lewiston, MI 49756. Visitation will be Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at the church from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Webber Munson Cardiac Center ( by clicking the link), or through Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.
Arrangements were entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.