Court, Michael R., Mt. Pleasant, Michigan

Our beloved father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle, and friend passed away Sunday, January 1, 2012 at the age of 46 years. Michael was born on December 13, 1965 in Carson City, Michigan. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1986 -1990 during the Gulf War. Michael was employed for 17 years with Meridian Automotive. He enjoyed sports, music, scary movies and spending time with his grandson. Surviving are his children; Christy, Nichole, Caleb; grandson Damien; his mother and step-father; Carol A. (Murphy) and Ralph Glazier; his siblings; Marty (Rachel) Court, Kim (Peter) Osterloh, Karen (Brock Wyeth) Court, Keyna (Ken Euler) Court, David (Tiffany) Court; his significant other; Linda (Sumner) Richardson; a special niece, Jessica Court; many other family members and friends. Michael was predeceased by his father; Roy J. Court and grandparents Chet and Bertha Murphy. Funeral service will take place on Friday, January 6, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 125 E. Saginaw Road in Merrill. Rev. Richard Gossett will officiate with burial at Sacred Heart Cemetery under the auspices of VFW Post 7302 Hemlock/Merrill. Friends may visit at the chapel from 2:00-9:00p.m. on Thursday. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the wishes of the family.