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Eldon Max Penfield

March 16, 1926 April 25, 2018
Eldon Max Penfield
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Obituary for Eldon Max Penfield

Eldon Max Penfield, 92, lifelong resident of Grand Ledge, passed away April 25, 2018. Eldon was born March 16, 1926 in Grand Ledge, son of Carl and Inez (Dick) Penfield. He was retired from Fisher Body, served in the U.S. Navy during WWII, and was a member of Grand Ledge Baptist Church. Eldon was a devoted family man; enjoyed camping, spending time at the cottage on Lake Mecosta, and especially time with his grandchildren; also liked doing projects himself, doing “it right the first time”.

Eldon is survived by his sons Douglas (Catherine), David (Jane), daughter Linda Loeffler; four grandchildren: Stephen (Christina) Penfield, Emily (Joshua) Fornwall, Spencer Penfield and Drew Penfield, and three great-grandchildren: Sloane Penfield, Autumn and Braedon Fornwall. He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Joyce and son-in-law Paul Loeffler.

Funeral service will be held Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Grand Ledge Baptist Church, 1120 Willow Hwy., with Pastor John Lemke officiating. Military Graveside services will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, Grand Ledge. Visitation one hour prior to service time. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Grand Ledge Baptist Church, P.O. Box 333, Grand Ledge, MI 48837. The family is being served by the Peters & Murray Funeral Home, Grand Ledge. www.petersandmurrayfuneralhome.com

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Visitation

Saturday

28

Apr

10:00 AM 4/28/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 4/28/2018 11:00:00 AM
Grand Ledge Baptist Church

1120 Willow Hwy.
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Grand Ledge Baptist Church
1120 Willow Hwy. Grand Ledge 48837 MI
United States

Service

Saturday

28

Apr

11:00 AM 4/28/2018 11:00:00 AM
Grand Ledge Baptist Church

1120 Willow Hwy.
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Grand Ledge Baptist Church
1120 Willow Hwy. Grand Ledge 48837 MI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Oakwood Cemetery Final Resting Place

301 Oakwood St.
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

301 Oakwood St. Grand Ledge 48837 MI
United States
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