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Damian James Lee Long
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Obituary for Damian James Lee Long

Damian James Lee Long age 22 of Sturgis, Michigan passed away early Saturday morning May 26, 2018 in Florence Township, Michigan due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born July 22, 1995 in Sturgis, Michigan son of James Long and Dawn (Rhoades) Hayes.
Damian resided most of his life in Sturgis and attended Sturgis High School.
He was currently employed by Miller Concrete in Sturgis.
Damian loved the outdoors, enjoying hunting, fishing, camping and from a very early age digging holes. He was also a fan of NASCAR and enjoyed working on automobiles.
He is survived by his children: Bow Long of Coldwater and Lili Gard of Ligonier, Indiana; mother and step-father: Dawn and Tony Hayes of Sturgis; father: James Long of Sturgis; two sisters: Shelby (Brandon) Brewer of Sturgis and Autum (Brad) Baldwin of Sturgis; one step-brother: Shawn Hayes of Sturgis; grandmothers: Mary Ramer and Nelda Foster both of Sturgis and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers: Claude Long and Dennis Rhoades.
The family will receive friends from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 P.M. Thursday at the Rosenberg Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 807 E. Chicago Rd., Sturgis, MI 49091, 269-651-3284. Funeral services celebrating the life of Damian James Lee Long will be held at 1:00 P.M. Friday at the funeral home. Pastors Bill Rinehart and Dwight Metzger will officiate. A graveside committal will follow the service at Greenwood Cemetery in LaGrange, Indiana.
Memorial donations would be appreciated to the Hackman Family Funeral Homes, P.O. Box 9, Sturgis, MI 49091 to help the family with expenses.
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Rosenberg Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes

807 E. Chicago Rd
Sturgis, MI 49091





6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rosenberg Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes

807 E. Chicago Rd
Sturgis, MI 49091





1:00 PM
Rosenberg Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes

807 E. Chicago Rd
Sturgis, MI 49091

Cemetery Details


Greenwood Cemetery

875 IN-9
LaGrange, Indiana 46761

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