Hetzel, Ernest E., age 68 of Chesterfield Township, passed away Friday evening. He was born May 26, 1946 in Mount Clemens, Michigan to Fred Albert and Bessie Mae (Webb) Hetzel. On August 29, 1965, Ernest was united in marriage with Carol Whitehurst in Mount Clemens. Ernest was employed by D.M.E. as a CNC programmer for 31 years; he retired in 1995. Ernest was an active member of various euchre clubs and enjoyed fishing. Survived by his wife, Carol; and two children, Daniel (Pauline) Hetzel of Clinton Township and Eric (Kristy) Hetzel of Macomb Township. Also, survived by five grandchildren; two great-grand children; and his sister, Barbara Gastmeier. Ernest was predeceased by eight siblings. Visitation will be on Monday, October 20, 2014, 3-9 p.m. in Will and Schwarzkoff Funeral Home, 233 Northbound Gratiot Avenue, Mount Clemens. Funeral service will be on Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home with Reverend Mark Reynolds officiating. Private entombment will follow at Christian Memorial Cemetery in Rochester Hills. Share memories at willandschwarzkoff.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Oct. 19, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View guest book What will you miss most about Ernest E. Hetzel? Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Ernest Hetzel Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Ernest Hetzel Add a photo + http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dailytribune/obituary.aspx?n=ernest-e-hetzel&pid=172857501&fhid=3120