LAKE LINDEN - Earl Fountaine, 57, of Lake Linden, died unexpectedly at his home April 5, 2013.
Earl was born January 14, 1956, a son of Earl, Sr. and Elverna Fountaine. He attended St. Cecelia School and the Dollar Bay Schools. He later received his GED in Hancock
On June 4, 1993, he married Debra Fountaine.
Earl retired from Terex Corp. in 2008.
Earl was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed many different outdoor activities with his family. He liked to hunt and fish with the Frederick brothers.
He was preceded in death by his father; and a niece, Amanda Sylvia Puuri.
He is survived by his wife, Debra; four children, Skyler, Shawn, Trenton and Kelsey; a son-in-law, Chad; a grandson, Talon; a grand daughter, Tianna; mother, Elverna; siblings, Linda (Tim) Loveless, Jerry Fountaine, Ron (Lynda) Fountaine, Edward (Debra) Fountaine and Shelly (Tim) Puuri; numerous nieces and nephews.
There will be a memorial service at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 8 in the Pearce Funeral Home in Lake Linden with Rev. Robert White to officiate.
Online condolences may be left at pearcefuneralhome.com.