“Bud” Garchow, age 80, was born on January 6, 1936 in Northville, MI to Maurice and Dora Thorsby Garchow. He passed away in Crossville, TN on April 2, 2016. Bud loved playing golf, and he played “catcher” on many different ball teams. He enjoyed all sports except for soccer. He was also an oil painter. Bud enjoyed spending time with his wife while she gardened. He retired from Livonia Spring and Bumper.
He is survived by his wife- Rosella Mae Stockton Garchow, “Rose”; children- Melinda Garchow, Mark Garchow, Matthew Garchow, Robert Coble, Cheryl Coble, and Rebecca Sawulski; and grandchildren- Tyler Varney, Emily Garchow, Abbey Garchow, Patrick Garchow, Gabriel Coble, and Justin Sawulski.
A memorial service for Bud will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church in Crossville, TN.