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Michael Duane Baird

October 26, 1946 ~ November 7, 2020 (age 74)


Michael Duane Baird of Holt,

Passed away November 7, 2020 at the age of 74. Michael was born in St. Johns, MI, October 26, 1946, the son of Charles and Elaine (Rickerd) Baird. He married his best friend, Lois Wightman on July 20, 1968. Michael served with the US Navy and worked for the City of Lansing Public Service Department for 30 years before retiring. He was a Ham Radio Operator, call numbers, n8nbz, enjoyed hunting and fishing and loved spending time with his grandchildren and his dog, Murphy.

Michael is survived by his wife, Lois; sons, Michael (Hailey) Baird of Leslie, Steven Baird of Lansing; 10 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild; sisters, Carol (Michael) Sadler of St. Johns, Jackie (John) Marshall of Eagle; brother, Doug (Pat) Wightman; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and granddaughter, Cassie Baird.

No services are planned at this time. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to the Capital Area Humane Society. Arrangements were entrusted to the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel in Eaton Rapids. Please visit our website to place online condolences,

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