Earl was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired from Yunker Monuments and also worked part time for L & L in his later years. He loved being outdoors and was an avid walker. He walked 6 miles a day.
He is survived by his cousins, sisters-in-law and nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Helen L. Hanley who passed away June 4, 2013.
The funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, September 13, 2013, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Interment will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday 11:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.