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michael salisbury

Posted on June 13, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

July 5, 1935 - June 10, 2013

CONSTANTINE, Mich. — Michael Salisbury, 77, of Constantine, died Monday, June 10, 2013, at home after an extended illness.

He was born July 5, 1935, to the late Lewis and Alice (Colley) Salisbury in Mishawaka, Ind. He married Alice M. Rentfrow on Feb. 14, 1959, in Three Rivers.

Survivors include his wife; children Jack (Brenda) and Dennis (Diane) Rentfrow, Mark (Bonnie) and Brian (Ami) Salisbury, Rhonda Oldenburg and Theresa (Douglas) Kuhlman; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and siblings Lynn, John (Janet), Tom and Martin (Linda) Salisbury, Joyce Kenney, Susan Fergison, Nancy McFall and Holly (Jim) Hunter.

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Clifton and Lee Salisbury and Mary Lou Ferm; and granddaughter Amy Conrad.

Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Farrand Funeral Home, White Pigeon, followed by an 11 a.m. funeral service. Interment of his cremains will follow in Constantine Township Cemetery with full military rites.

Donations may be made to the American Heart Association or Cancer Research. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.