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Michael D. Hoult
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Michael David Hoult, of Ferndale formerly of Gaylord, age 27, our beloved son, brother, grandson, nephew, cousin and friend, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018. He was born on February 16, 1990 in Bay City, moving to Gaylord as a young child. Michael graduated with honors from Gaylord High School, he attended Olivet Nazarene University, Grand Valley State University and graduated from Saginaw Valley State University. He played saxophone in both the Gaylord High Marching Band and the Olivet Marching Band. Michael worked with Old Navy stores in West Branch and Troy and was currently the retail manager at Carter’s in Utica. He was a member of Gaylord Church of the Nazarene and enjoyed creating stained glass. Michael had an amazing faith in God, a faith which he shared with everyone and that he changed lives with. His life centered on God and his family and friends, although if you were his friend, he considered you his family.

Michael is survived by his parents, Rev. Mark and Brenda (Paten) Hoult of Gaylord; his sister, Cathy Hoult of Gaylord; grandmother, Shirley Paten of Munger; grandfather, Harland Hoult, Sr. of Harrison; Aunt Nana (Janet) and Uncle Len McInerney and their children, Jay (Lisa) McInerney, Allison (Jim) Collins and Jonathon McInerney, uncle and aunt Harland and Sherry Hoult, Jr. an aunt Anita Smith and her children, Ann, Ashley and Sean; and many cousins and extended family members and friends and his pug dog, Henry. Michael was preceded in death by grandfather, Marvin Paten and grandmother, Sandra Hoult.

The Funeral Service will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at the Trahan Funeral Chapel. Officiating will be Dr. Rick Rice with interment following at Floral Gardens Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made directed to the wishes of the family. Visiting hours will be on Friday from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday after 10:00 a.m. at the Trahan Chapel. For on-line sentiments:

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2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Trahan Funeral Chapel

256 N. Madison Avenue
Bay City, MI 48708





11:00 AM
Trahan Funeral Chapel

256 N. Madison Avenue
Bay City, MI 48708

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Floral Gardens Cemetery

2215 Cass Avenue
Bay City, MI 48708

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