Eldred, Michael J., Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away Sunday, March 20, 2011, following a battle with cancer. Age 62 years. The son of the late John and Maxine (Anger) Eldred was born December 27, 1948 in Saginaw but lived most of his adult life in Denver, Colorado. He graduated from Arthur Hill High School, Class of 1967. He attended Colorado State University on a Football Scholarship and graduated from Central Michigan University. Mike loved all sports but his passion was football and baseball. Mike retired from Pitney Bowes and was currently employed by Morley Companies. He was a very active member of the Loyal Order of the Moose # 82. Surviving to cherish his memory are, Debbie Gerwin, his partner; two daughters and their husbands, Kelly and Eric Jarman; Jody and Bernard Brockman, both of Colorado; six grandchildren, Darian, Donavan, Delaney, Quierra, Eli, Faith; a sister, Jean May, Clio, MI; a brother, John Eldred, VA; several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road. Rev. Rob Richards will officiate. Friends may call at the Chapel from 10:00 a.m. Saturday until the time of the memorial service. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Covenant V.N.A. Partners in Caring or the Loyal Order of the Moose # 82. www.casefuneralhome.com