Ervin L. Beyersdorf

Birth: September 17th, 1942
Death: November 20th, 2018
Age: 76 years

Ervin L. Beyersdorf, age 76, of Detroit, Michigan, passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2018.


He was greeted in heaven by his parents, August and Wilhelmina (Engelhardt) Beyersdorf; sister, Florence (Jack) Maas; his brothers, Ralph Beyersdorf and Derrill Beyersdorf, and nieces, Kristen (Beyersdorf) Wright and Susan (Beyersdorf) Fjerstad. He leaveshis brothers, Mervin (Bonnie) Beyersdorf and Ken (Cecilia) Beyersdorf; 15 nieces and nephews, sister in law, Carol Beyersdorf; great nieces and nephews, cousins, and many dear friends.


Ervin was a lifelong member of the Lutheran church, and a devoted son, brother, and uncle. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and spent his adult life living and working in Detroit for the City of Detroit. Ervin’s love of photography and family combined to capture many treasured memories, which made even ordinary moments extraordinary ones that will live forever. He spent time with everyone and connected in different ways, whether it was through traveling to spend time with them, taking them on trips, bringing gifts from Korea, or walking with his nieces and nephews after Thanksgiving dinners.

Visitation will take place Saturday, December 1, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 600 Court Street, Saginaw, Michigan 48602. Rev. James Krueger will officiate. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery, Saginaw.


Memorials in honor of Ervin may be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, care of the church, or to Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, 17100 Chalmers Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48205.


For information, please call Fischer Family Funeral Services at (989) 755-8277. For online condolences, please visit

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