Kevin James Szelag

HOWARD CITY — Kevin James Szelag, 36, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at his home in Howard City.

He was born June 24, 1975 in Trenton to Robert Allen and Renee Alaire (Bowlds) Szelag. He was married September 22, 2001 in Rockwood to Jennifer Lee McCartney who survives. He lived in Howard City the last 11 years and worked at Thompson Auto in Grand Rapids as a mechanic. He loved spending time with his boys; enjoyed hunting and dirt bike riding.

He leaves behind his wife Jennifer Lee Szelag of Howard City; three sons at home, Andrew James, Noah Gene, and Devin Allen; parents, Robert and Renee Szelag of Evart; mother-in-law, Denna McCartney of Southgate; maternal grandmother, Beverly Bowlds of Inkster; three brothers, Craig Szelag of Brownstown, MI, Daniel (Susan) Szelag of Sand Lake and Robert Szelag Jr. of Evart and best friend, Tim Huber of Evart.

Funeral services were held Saturday, March 24 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Evart with Father Joe Fix officiating. Memorial contributions may be directed to Kevin’s sons.