Eurich, Frederick, Merrill, Michigan

Passed away Sunday, March 6, 2011, at his home. Age 80 years. The son of the late Henry and Mary (Temple) Eurich was born, March 10, 1930, in Akron, Michigan. He married Wilma Rigg, July 26, 1952. She survives him. He was an electrician with the I.B.E.W Local # 557, retiring in August of 1988 with over 34 years of service. He also engaged in farming in the Merrill area where he grew fruit trees, vegetables and row crops. He enjoyed restoring and working on tractors, particularly Allis Chalmers, and attended many tractor pulls. He was a member of Faith Wesleyan Church. Surviving besides his wife, Wilma, are two daughters, six sons and their spouses, Debra and Larkin Collins, West Branch, MI; Wilma and Ron Miller, Midland, MI; Ronald and Carol Eurich, Midland, MI; David Eurich, Tenn; Gerald and Christine Eurich, Merrill, MI; Chris and Dana Eurich, Grand Rapids, MI; Fred Eurich, Fl; William and Tammy Eurich, Midland, MI; fourteen grandchildren, eight great grandchildren; three sisters, Bertha Trogan, Gloria Eurich and Gerry Thompson; several nieces and nephews. Two sons, Greg Eurich passed away November 28, 2005, Dan Eurich passed away January 28, 2011. Two brothers and two sisters have also predeceased him. The funeral service will take place on Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel in Merrill. Pastor Dennis Curell and Pastor David Willet will officiate with burial in Midland Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the Chapel in Merrill from 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Wednesday.