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Carl John Florian

December 9, 1941 ~ June 19, 2021 (age 79)


Carl John Florian of Eaton Rapids,

Carl was carried away by the angels on June 19, 2021, at the age of 79. Carl was born in Jackson, MI, December 9, 1941, the son of Leo and Dema (VanDeusen) Florian. He worked for the State of Michigan in the Treasury Department for 37 years before retiring. Carl was an active member of the First United Methodist Church in Eaton Rapids, teaching Sunday School and helping with the Wednesday night dinners. His hobbies included fishing and hunting. He also enjoyed editing the church’s Lenten Devotionals and his wife’s poetry.

Carl is survived by his sons, Gregory (Danell) Florian of Lansing, John Florian of Mason, Jeffrey (Heather) Florian of Eaton Rapids; grandchildren, Elizabeth, Michael, Alex and Benjamin Florian; daughter-in-law, Kimberly Dailey of Holt. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marie; brother, Richard Florian.

Funeral services will be 11 am Friday June 25, 2021, at the First United Methodist Church, 600 S. Main St. Eaton Rapids, MI 48827 with interment following in Rosehill Cemetery. Visitation will take place Thursday from 6-8 pm at the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel and at the church one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the church, Eaton Community Palliative Care or Youth Haven Ranch. Please visit our website to place online condolences,

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June 24, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel
518 S. Main St.
Eaton Rapids, MI 48827

Funeral Service
June 25, 2021

11:00 AM
First United Methodist Church
600 S. Main St
Eaton Rapids, Michigan 48827

June 25, 2021

12:15 PM
Rosehill Cemetery
West Street
Eaton Rapids, Michigan 48827

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