Olin K. Eggleston, age 80, of Marcellus passed away Monday, December 14, 2020 at Three Rivers Health.
He was born in Marcellus on February 22, 1940, the son of Frank and Nellie (White) Eggleston.
On December 3, 1996, in Cassopolis, he married Elaine Mary Clark who survives.
Olin was a self-employed builder and contractor who loved his job. He was in the Army stationed in Germany for 2 years. He Olin was an avid CNN and History channel buff and enjoyed his bowl of ice cream and always wanted everyone to join him and remember the good times.
Olin is survived by his wife; Elaine, two daughters; Sabrina Sparks of Reno NV and Shelly Eggleston of Tampa, Florida; two step daughters Kelly (Jeff) Strand of Hopkins, Michigan and Chas Chelsea (Gustavo Alverez) of Florida; one son Erik (Dawn) Eggleston of Matthews NC, one step son Sean Church of Hopkins, Michigan; six grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and one great-grandson. One sister Linda (Howard) Saidla, of Marcellus, Michigan; and two brothers; David Eggleston of Three Rivers, Michigan and Robert (Rose) Eggleston of Marcellus, Michigan.
Olin was preceded in death his parents, son-in-law; David Sparks and one sister; Betty Maggert, one brother; Guy Eggleston one sister-in-law; Jan Eggleston and one granddaughter.
Per Olin’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Memorial donations may be directed to the Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be left at www.materralstonfuneralhome.com.