Charles Alvin Gilligan
1938 — 2021
Charles Alvin Gilligan, 82, passed away on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, at The Brook of West Branch with his family by his side. He was born on September 29, 1938, in Detroit, Michigan to Charles R. Gilligan and Frances P. (Kramer) Gilligan. He worked as a manufacturing engineer of medical equipment at 3M (formerly Sarns, Inc.) until he retired in 1994. Charlie married the love of his life, Erlene Ann (Rohlf) Gilligan, on May 16, 1959 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. They spent over 20 winters in Ruskin, Florida together. Charlie enjoyed woodworking with his wife along with bowling, golfing, fishing, and hunting. Charlie especially loved watching football. He never missed a U of M football game....