Felten, William Michael, Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away Monday, August 25, 2014, due to injuries received in an airplane accident. Age 19 years. The son of Jennifer L. (Haffner) and Dr. William R. Felten was born September 14, 1994 in Saginaw, Michigan. He attended Bethlehem Lutheran grade school and graduated from Valley Lutheran High School, Class of 2013, where he was a member of the football team. Michael was a sophomore in the Pre-Med program, majoring in Economics and Bio-Chemistry at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Ohio. He was a member of the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity. Michael also belonged to Saginaw Wesleyan Church. He was passionate about flying and was a member of a Cleveland flying club. His music talents led him to play the bassoon and violin. He had his diving certificate, his own DJ business, and loved sports, especially all Chicago Sports teams. Surviving besides his parents, Jennifer and William, are two sisters, Rachel L. Felten and Nicole M. Felten, all of Saginaw, MI; his grandparents, William and Doris Felten, Sheboygan, WI; Gerald and Lois Haffner, Waukesha, WI; Jan Haffner, Tinley Park, Illinois; several aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives. He will be greatly missed by Haley Leaym. Memorial services will take place on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 808 Weiss St., Saginaw. Pastor Robert W. Tibbitts will officiate. Friends may visit with the family at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Friday and at the Church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the memorial service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Valley Lutheran High School. www.casefuneralhome.com