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“So sorry to hear of Jack's passing. I had known him since the early 80's when he first set up at my Michigan Civil War Collectors Show with his GAR...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Dave Parks - Macomb, MI

“i miss you so much. :( ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: air conditioning - circles, NL

“I knew Jack from his shop. He was an interesting man with patience and humor. Jack never hurried me, and always remembered not only my name, but...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Billie McKernan - Kenockee, MI

“I first met Jack when he purchased the antiques business "Yesterday's Treasures" after the previous owner - my friend Janet Dolan - passed away. Jack...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Sara Samoray - Applegate, MI

“Jack was a good friend and business buddy. Jack will be dearlly missed. Rich Sobotta ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Jack was my mothers cousin. I took her to see him a few years before she passed away. It was the 1st time I had meant Jack. We had a pleasant visit...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Pam Kinney - Fort Gratiot, MI

“My deepest condolences on Jacks passing. We exchanged coins and knowledge through the years. When things settle down if you are interested in selling...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Mike Diller - Clyde, MI

“Joe, Scott, and Becky: My sincerest condolences for the loss of your Dad. He was such a big part of my life and every Scout's life at Troop 216...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“In 2013, while vacationing in Michigan, I made it a point to visit with folks I hadn't seen in years. Jack and I had lunch together in Port Huron...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Judy Werner-Champion - MO

“I knew jack from working together at Arnold's drug store. He was a great friend and I'm sorry for the loss. He was a great guy, always helped me...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Marty Rose - Marysville, MI

“Sincere condolences to the Lavis family for their loss.We became friends when Jack was senior in high school and later when we attended college. He...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Joe and Scott are thoughts and prayers are with your family, your dad was a great man , God bless him .The Muir Family ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Tim Muir - Marysville, MI

“My memories of Jack are often and happy. He was my friend and I will always remember his quick wit, easy smile and generous nature. I know the last...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: David Nazzaro - MI - Friend

“I worked with Jack at K-mart Pharmacy (#4015) on 24th street in Port Huron. I was just 2 years out of pharmacy school when I started and Jack was a...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: David Kelley - Fort Gratiot, MI

Jack Crake Lavis, 74, of Marysville, died Monday, November 13, 2017.

He was born September 30, 1943 in Port Huron to the late Frank "Jack" and Ruth Lavis.

Mr. Lavis was a graduate of Ferris State University and worked as a pharmacist. He owned and operated Yesterday's Treasures at the corner of Range and Lapeer for many years. He enjoyed fishing and spending time at his cottage.

He is survived by three children, Joseph (Kelly) Lavis, Scott (Shannon) Lavis and Rebecca (Richard) Coley; seven grandchildren, Jacob, Hannah, Braeden and Brody Lavis, and Douglas, Olivia and Gerald Coley; a sister, Bonnie Jean Meismer; and a niece, Mandi (Mark) Morgan. He was preceded in death by his son, Jack C. Lavis Jr.; and a grandson, Michael Coley.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Friday in the Marysville Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017 in the Marysville Funeral Home. The Rev. Phil Whetstone will officiate.

Burial will be in Riverlawn Cemetery, Marysville.

Memorial contributions may be made to Leader Dogs for the Blind. To send condolences, visit

For complete information visit Marysville Funeral Home.