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  We have been in transition for almost a year now, we currently have no operating model railroad layouts.  Our new building is in a phase of re-model and we anticipate an O gauge layout to be running about Christmas time.

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We sadly report the passing of a long time member.  Here is his obituary.

Mr. Stanley W. Murray, 1/4/1944 – 9/9/2018 Twin Lake Stanley (Stan) William Murray, age 74, passed away Sunday, September 9th 2018. He was born in Ann Arbor, MI. to Thomas and Josephine (Coleman) Murray. They lived in Otsego and later moved to Fremont, where he graduated in 1962. He always enjoyed working with his hands and was employed at L-3 Combat Propulsion Systems until he retired. He also volunteered as a firefighter for Dalton Township for over 25 years. SURVIVORS He was preceded in death by his parents. His survivors include his beloved wife, Sheila, his “special kids” Lorrie and Ed and his many friends from the fire departments, train clubs, and Coopersville Farm Museum. After his family and friends, his next love was trains. Any size, color, real or even model trains. SERVICE A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 29, at 1:00 pm at Anchor of Hope Church located at 2815 W. Giles Rd. in Muskegon with a luncheon to follow. MEMORIAL: In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Harbor Hospice Foundation. Please visit www.clockfuneralhome.com to leave a memory or sign the online guest book. Clock Funeral Home – Muskegon

Published in Muskegon Chronicle on Sept. 23, 2018

MRHS August 2018 newsletter