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Herman Bert Elston

1950 - 2021



Herman Bert Elston of Lansing,

Passed away April 5, 2021 at the age of 70. Herman was born in Eaton Rapids, Michigan on October 11, 1950, the son of Robert and Hilda (Getter) Elston. He loved the outdoors and in his younger years he enjoyed hunting with his beagles, raised chickens and goats.  

Herman is survived by his fiancé, Christine Burgess; children, Andrew Elston and Alicia Elston; 9 grandchildren; sisters, Brenda Elston, Linda Brininstool, and Janice Place; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Douglas Elston Sr., Jerry Wayne, and Bruce Elston.

There are no services planned at this time. The family has entrusted arrangements to the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel, Eaton Rapids. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association,, in memory of Herman. To place online condolences or memories please visit,

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