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Henry F. Meldrum

May 18, 1930 - October 31, 2017

U.S. Veteran

Memorial Funeral Mass: A memorial Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday November 9, 2017 in the Our Lady on the River Parish St. Catherines Church, Algonac.  Visitation 10:30 AM until time of  Mass Thursday.

Henry F. Meldrum age 87 a life-time Algonac, MI. resident, died October 31, 2017 in the St. Johns River District Hospital. He was born May 18, 1930 in St. Clair, MI. to the late Henry J. and Phoebe M. (nee Baker) Meldrum. He married Agnes A. Korpak on May 9, 1952 in Algonac, she died July 6, 1996.

Henry served with the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He retired from the Local #636 Plumbers Pipe Fitters Union with over 50 years’ experience in pipeline welding. Henry prided himself on caring for his family, he was a very personable person who made friends wherever he went and throughout the community.

Mr. Meldrum is survived by children Pamela Meldrum and Brian (Dolores) Meldrum, grandchildren Mary, Brian, Kevin, and Maggie, great grandchildren Dominick, MacKenzie, Logan, and Estelle, siblings Betty (the late Carl) Dubay, Ted (the late Noreene) Meldrum, Nancy (Peter) Avers, Norman “Mick” (Barbara) Meldrum, and James (the late Brenda) Meldrum. He was preceded in death by his children Shelly Lynn Meldrum, Joseph Meldrum, and Kristen Meldrum, siblings Agnes Livingston, Wilmer Meldrum, Bernice LaCroix, Karl Meldrum, Jerry Meldrum, Barbara Lee Meldrum, Albert “Doe” Meldrum, Harold Meldrum, and Richard Meldrum.

A  Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday November 9, 2017 in the Our Lady on the River Parish St. Catherines Church, Algonac.  Visitation 10:30 AM until time of  Mass Thursday.

Arrangements by the Gilbert Funeral Home Inc.