Eric R. Tourangeau, age 28, of 4335 County 416 20th Road Gladstone (Flat Rock area), passed away on Friday, March 14th, 2008 as a result of a auto accident that occurred that day in the LaBranch area while he was traveling to work.
Eric was born March 4th, 1980 at St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba, the son of Robert J. Tourangeau, Jr, and the former Lori J. Hunter and Eric was a lifelong Flat Rock resident. After graduating Gladstone High School in 1999, he attended Bay de Noc Community College in Escanaba and received an Associate Degree in Science/ Biology. Eric later received a BA Degree from Northern Michigan University in Marquette in Environmental Science/Biology. He was currently employed for SCSI with E&LS Railroad. While growing up and pursuing his higher education, Eric proudly worked with his family on their dairy farm, Tourangeau Dairy, in Flat Rock.
Eric was a member of Holy Family Church in Flat Rock where he also served as an usher and a member of Holy Family Men