Michael E. Eli
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Saturday, July 14, 2012
Location: 7:15 p.m., at his residence
 
 
Age: 58
Date of Birth: Friday, August 28, 1953
Birth place:
Branch: Marines
 
Father: Clarence A. Eli  
Mother: Mary L. ( Hampton ) Eli  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Lived in the Monticello, Indiana, community for the last twenty (20) years, coming from Frankfort, Indiana
Funeral Date: Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Funeral Location: 1:00 p.m., at the Scotland Christian Church, 4001 E. Scotland Road, Kirklin, Indiana 46050
Clergy: Rev. Brian Courtney of the Mt. Hope Church in Lafayette, Indiana
Burial will take place: Whiteman Cemetery in rural Michigantown, Indiana
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana, and 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 18, 2012, at the Scotland Christian Church, 4001 E. Scotland Road, Kirklin, Indiana 46050.
Biographical Information: Michael was a 1971 graduate of Clinton Central High School of Michigantown, Indiana. He had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, community for the last twenty (20) years, coming from Frankfort, Indiana. Michael was a United States Marine Corp. Veteran. He served as a Sharpshooter. Michael had worked for Jim Sayler Construction in Idaville, Indiana, for over twenty (20) years. Michael loved hunting, fishing, being outdoors and always busy doing something.
Special Services: Full Military Rites by the Honor Guard of the American Legion, VFW, and AmVets Post all of Monticello, Indiana, will be conducted at 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the family. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home, and at the church.
Marriage Information: On November 24, 2008, in White County, Indiana, he married Ruby L. (Trowbridge) Frederick. She survives.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Ruby L. Eli of Monticello, Indiana;

Daughters,
Nikki (husband Ben) Vega of Lincoln, Nebraksa, and
Kaylea Eli of Kirklin, Indiana;

Sons,
Ryan (wife Melinda) Eli, and
Aaron (wife Kristin) Eli, both of Kirklin, Indiana;

Step - Children,
Trisha,
Misty, and
Jayson Frederick, all of Monticello, Indiana;

Grandchildren,
Joshua, Caleb, Rebecca, and Sean Martin, and
Jordyn and Cole Eli;

Sisters,
Penny Henderson of Hillsburg, Indiana, and
Shirley Huffer of Monticello, Indiana;

Brothers,
Jay Eli of Frankfort, Indiana, and
Leroy (wife Tina) Eli of Hillsburg, Indiana;

Several Nieces and Nephews;

Mother-in-law,
Tira Yakim of Hobart, Indiana
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Clarence A. and Mary L. (Hampton) Eli.
Arrangements by:
Miller-Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana 47960 ( 574 ) 583-8488.