Robert Stewart Tait

Au Gres, Michigan
February 11, 1934 - May 27, 2020

Obituary Notice

Robert Stewart Tait, age 86, of Au Gres, Michigan passed away unexpectedly Wednesday morning, May 27, 2020 at his home.

Robert was born February 11, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Andrew and Janet (Frame) Tait. He graduated from Lake Shore High School in St. Clair Shores and then attended Delta College receiving his Associate's Degree in automotive technology. Robert enlisted in the United States Air Force on January 31, 1954 and received the rank of Major before retiring February 1, 1974. Robert married the former Nancy Carolyn Price on March 2, 1956 and together they raised two children, Andrew and Robyn. Robert enjoyed working with his hands and most recently bird watching especially the swans that started habitating near his home in Au Gres.

Robert is survived by his wife, Nancy; children, Andrew (Michelle) Tait and Robyn (Tony) Corrie; grandchildren, Kendrya, Benjamin, Stewart, Megan, and Brittany; great grandson, Keegan.

According to Robert's wishes, cremation has taken place. A celebration of life may be held at a later date. Online condolences may be offered at


Mrs. Tait,
We just want you to know we are thinking of you and praying for you and your family. We are so sad to hear this. We loved Mr. Tait and being neighbors UpNorth with both of you for so many years. It just won’t be the same....Our hearts hurt for you but always be reminded that God is in control and he will see you through this. Much love and many prayers...
— Maria, Rich, Spencer and Kennedy

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