William Dowdall

Dowdall, William M. 10/15/1964 – 5/12/2021 Davison, MI William (Bill) Matthew Dowdall, Age 56 of Davison, MI died peacefully surrounded by family Wednesday, May 12th in Florida. A memorial service will be held Wednesday, May 19th, 12 noon at St. John’s Davison. A meet and greet will be one hour before service. Bill was born October 15th, 1964 in Flint, MI. The son of Pat (Sue) Dowdall and Wanda Dowdall. He graduated from Kearsley High School in 1983 and was a proud University of Michigan Alumnus where he received his Bachelor’s degree. Bill was employed at General Motors for 31 years in various positions and retired as a Supplier Quality Manager in 2018. He married his true love Janelle (Plamondon) Dowdall March 16th, 1991. Bill was a dedicated member of the Davison Country Club for many years. He loved golf, the Detroit Lions, hunting, hockey, NASCAR, Jimmy Buffett and spending time in Florida. He loved spending time with friends, family and grandchildren. If you needed help with anything, he was there. Bill could be best described as a man that could light up a room with his smile and friend to all, he never met a stranger. He was a devoted Husband, Father and Grandfather. Known as Uncle Bill to many, everyone was family to him. He wasn’t here for a long time but he was here for a good time. His smile, hugs, friendship and unsolicited support will be cherished forever. He leaves behind his wife Jenny; children Matt Dowdall, Ali (Grant) Bennett; grandchildren Jackson and Jace Bennett; parents Wanda Dowdall, Pat (Sue) Dowdall; siblings Jeff (Terry) Dowdall, Brenda Dowdall, Phillip (Kris) Dowdall, Kelly Egan, Chad (Ahn) Durnan, PJ (Amanda) Dowdall; mother-in-law Ruth Plamondon, sister-in-law Jodi Frank, brother-in-law David Plamondon; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins; best friends Scott Poisson, Kevin Martini, Jim Buick, Darrel (Kelli) Herrick, Phil Prince and Tom (Kimmy) Campbell We will always remember your infectious zest for life, your charisma and great smile. In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to the William M. Dowdall Memorial Athletic Scholarship through Mott Community College, https://www.mcc.edu/donate/index.shtml.