- April 30, 1949 - November 27, 2016
- Formerly of Detroit
of Melbourn's Passing
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“Ellen and Dave my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.
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“Mel was lucky to have the family he did; especially his mother and sister Ellen. He was the Tigers #1 fan. Go Tigers.
2 of 2 | Posted by: Bob & Mary
Melbourn "Mel" Craig, age 67, formerly of Detroit and Rogers City, passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016 at the Oceana County Medical Care Facility in Hart. He is survived by his sister, Ellen (David) Even of Hart; nieces, Christy Even and Beth (Brandon) Warren; great-niece, Grace Warren; and great-nephew, Blake Warren. Mel was preceded in death by his parents, Melbourn L. Craig, Sr. in 1989 and Bernice (Lapointe) Craig in 2000. Survivors also include many other relatives that Mel loved dearly. Visitation is Thursday, December 1st, 4-7:30 pm. A funeral service will follow at 7:30 pm at the funeral home with Pastor Dan Barnum-Steggerda officiating. Please consider Oceana County Medical Care Facility, 701 E. Main Street, Hart, MI 49420 as a memorial. Mel will be laid to rest at Fort Custer National Cemetery beside his parents.