Michael Rex Elliott, age 56, of Sumner, passed away on November 13, 2018 at home surrounded by the love of his family. Michael was quiet and private, but he loved to help people. He liked being outdoors enjoying fishing, hunting, mushrooming, camping, playing horseshoes, building bonfires, cooking and listening to music.
Michael is survived by his father; William Elliott of Sumner, his children; Trisha Elliott of Alma, Michael Elliott of Alma, Rex Elliott of Alma, Benton Elliott of Fenwick, six grandchildren, his sisters; Linda Elliott of Sumner and Joann Elliott of Sumner, his brothers; Willis Welch of Belding, Billy (Carla) Elliott of Sumner, Richard (Margarita) Welch of Florida, sister in law Sarah Todd of Carson City, girlfriend Brenda Baker of Alma, best friend John Rhines of Howard City along with many extended family members. He is preceded in death by his mother, Mary Lou Elliott.
Celebration of life will be Sunday, November 18 starting at 2:00 at the American Legion in Carson City. Burial will take place next spring in North Star Cemetery. Contributions in memory of Michael may directed towards the family.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to his sisters, Linda and Joann, as well as Mid-Michigan Hospice, for the kind and loving care they gave to Michael.
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