- August 6, 1945 - January 17, 2012
- Watrousville, Michigan
of Rex's Passing
Biebel Family Discretionary Fund
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“To the Family of Rex Biebel~
I was saddened to hear of Rex's passing. Just want to express my deepest sympathies and to let you know you're in my...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Sherri Beecher - Deford, MI
“Dad, I will always miss you and wish i could've been there while you were sick. I have thought about you everyday, not a day goes by that I don't...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Katherine Biebel - Montpelier, OH
“Will miss Rex, always ready to help and alot of good laughs. My favorite antigue!! My prayers to the whole family, am glad for all the great...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Judy Woern - Caro - old friend
“I grew up with Rex went to Watrousville School with him. my brothers and sisters all new the family.he was a lot of fun in grade school. he will be...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Barb Lapratt Dennis - Caro, MI
“With Sincere Sympathy we remember his helpful nature. Our thoughts and prayers are with during this difficult time.
5 of 8 | Posted by: Dan & Sally Hoard - Vassar, MI
“To let you know we are thinking of your family at this time of sorrow and keeping you in our prayers. May Rex rest in eternal peace.
Brett and...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Brett and Maureen McLaughlin - SC
“Rae Ann, Carl,Laura.Dottie,Rex,Amy . I'm so sorry to hear of Rex,passing away . You have our deepest sympathy.We will keep you in our prayers
7 of 8 | Posted by: Kim & Linda Manke - Caro, MI
“Rex, Amy, and Dottie, I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.
8 of 8 | Posted by: Jacki Isenberg - Caro, MI
Rex E. Biebel, age 66, of Watrousville passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at St. Mary's of Michigan in Saginaw, following a brief illness. He was born on August 6, 1945 in Cass City, the son of the late Elmer M. and Elsie (McLaughlin) Biebel. Rex was united in marriage with the former Rae Ann Sipes on February 20, 1971 in Watrousville. He was employed with General Cable from 1964 until 1977, serving with the U.S. Army in Viet Nam from 1967 until 1969. Upon his return, he went to work for the State Liquor Control in 1977 for the next twenty years. He then started a cleaning business in 1998 until 2002 and also did shop work at Loundon Steel in Millington from 1998 until 2000. He attended the Watrousville United Methodist Church. During his free time, Rex enjoyed working on and modifying his cars, hunting, camping, and playing with his children.
Rex is survived by his wife of over forty years, Rae Ann Biebel of Watrousville; their five children and their spouses, Laura & Gary Powell of Fairgrove, Rex & Amy Biebel, Jr. of Caro, Katherine Biebel and her friend Todd Gooding of Ohio, Carl Biebel and his fiancé Tammy Enos of Caro, Dottie Biebel and her friend Darald Schultz of Vassar; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Rex was preceded in death by one sister, Carol Clark.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 23, 2012 at the Watrousville United Methodist Church with Pastor Daniel Gonder officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow at the Juniata Township Cemetery in Watrousville. Visitation will be held at the Ransford Collon Funeral Home in Caro on Sunday from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. and at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at 11:00 a.m. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial contributions to the Biebel family discretionary fund, c/o Rae Ann Biebel, at 205 W. Sherman St., Caro, Michigan 48723. The family was assisted with these arrangements by the Ransford Collon Funeral Home of Caro. Friends may share memories, thoughts and prayers online at www.RansfordCollon.com