Funeral arrangements set for man, grandson killed in plane crash - WNEM TV 5

Funeral arrangements set for man, grandson killed in plane crash

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FRANKENMUTH TOWNSHIP, MI (WNEM) -

A local man and his grandson who died in a plane crash will be laid to rest this week.

Eugene Root, 55, and 9-year-old Samuel Simon died Sunday.

Root was piloting the plane when it crashed into a Frankenmuth Township field.

Read more about the crash, HERE

The investigation has now been turned over to the FAA and NTSB.

Visitation for the two is from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 7 at Hanlin Funeral Home in Millington.

Funeral services are 11 a.m. Friday, June 8 at the Millington Church of God.

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