Emlinger, Gayle T. “Tom”, Alma, MI, Formerly of Shields, Michigan

Passed away Saturday, February 5, 2011, at Masonic Pathways in Alma at the age of 61 years. Tom was born October 3, 1949, in Bay City to the late Lester George and Maude “Peggy” (Wright) Emlinger. He served two tours in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. He is survived by his brother, Gilbert “Jim” Emlinger; and nephews, Brian (Melissa) Emlinger and Kevin Emlinger. He was predeceased by a sister-in-law, Suzanne Emlinger. Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 9, 2011, at W.L. Case & Company, 4480 Mackinaw Road. Rev. Rob Richards will officiate with burial to follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veterans. www.casefuneralhome.com