Wilson "Pudge" Munn, 83
Wilson "Pudge" Munn, 83, died Sept. 28, 2014. Wilson was born and raised in Plainwell.
Munn lettered in five sports while attending Plainwell High School; baseball, football, basketball, track and wrestling.
After graduation Munn served in the Air Force during the Korean War. Following his service, he attended Western Michigan University, graduating with a teaching degree. He taught mathematics and coached at Hopkins High School from 1958-60.
Munn returned to Plainwell to teach math and coach football from 1961-63 with his former coach, mentor and friend Jack Streidl.
Munn moved to Detroit in 1963 to attend University of Detroit. In 1964, he joined the staff of Schoolcraft College where he taught for 31 years, retiring professor emeritus.
Munn coached basketball at Schoolcraft and Little League Football. In 2004, Wilson was inducted into the Plainwell High School Hall of Fame.
A memorial service and interment with military honors will be Saturday, Nov. 8, at 1 p.m. at Hillside Cemetery in Plainwell.