Mr. Cole was a private detective and owned and operated IPS Services in Detroit for over 25 years retiring in 1991.
He is survived by his children Michael (Wendy Jansen) Cole of Macomb Township, MI, Patricia (John) Kirk of Ann Arbor, MI, Christopher Cole of Sterling Heights, MI, Suzanne (John) Anderson of Fountain Valley, California, Robert (Dayna) Cole and Holly (Kenneth) Reycraft both of Gilbert, AZ, and Anthony Clayton Cole of Kalispell, Montana. Seventeen grandchildren, one great granddaughter, and his former wife Sharon Cole, of Gilbert, AZ also survive.
A memorial gathering will be announced at a later date. Arrangements were handled by Harold W. Vick Funeral Home, 140 South Main Street, Mt.Clemens, MI 48043. Share memories with the family at www.vickfuneralhome.com