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Emmanuel on the Ridge seeks to share God with you as He is with us.

Reach out to the community.

   Invite with Christian love.  

                      Disciple with Word and Sacrament.

Grow in Grace.      

                   Educate with God’s Word.


This is how God showed his love among us:

He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.

1 John 4:9





Worship Service Sunday:

9:00 am Sunday School / Adult Bible Class (Fellowship Hall Lower Level)

10:30 am – Traditional With Holy Communion

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  • David Marvin Loesch, Sr., age 71, of Britton died Saturday, June 20, 2015, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital.
    He was born Jan. 8, 1944, the son of Albert and Anna (Bunce) Loesch. He was a truck driver for the University of Michigan for more than 20 years and also an avid farmer. Dave was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church. He enjoyed fishing, riding his four-wheeler, tinkering in the garage and hanging out with his retired friends with a cup of coffee. He will be greatly missed by all those he leaves behind.
    He is survived by four sons, David Marvin Loesch, Jr. of Britton, Jeff Loesch, Peter Loesch and Jon Loesch, all of Tennessee; and several grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Louis and Larry Loesch.
    Funeral services will be held at noon Wednesday, June 24, at the Tecumseh Chapel of Handler Funeral Homes with Vicar David McCarty, of Emmanuel Lutheran Church, officiating. Burial will follow at Lake Ridge Cemetery, Britton. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Wednesday.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.handlerfuneralhomes.com.