- April 24, 1996 - February 8, 2017
- Battle Creek, Michigan
of Emilio's Passing
Emilio's Family c/o Tammy Edwards
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“We send our deep sympathy to your family for your sad loss. Each new day may God give you (Ps.147:3) the strength and peace needed as you try to...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Lucas Family - MI - Acquaintance
“Im so sorry for your loss my nephew felipe lost a special cousin in his life emilio is so young there r no words to say to help u through this...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Becky Hubbard - Mount airy, NC
“My thoughts and prayers are with you, sorry i just couldn't come brings back to many memories of kyle .
3 of 7 | Posted by: Guy Wood - Battle Creek, MI
“I'm so sorry for your loss.
4 of 7 | Posted by: Tonya Murray - Battle Creek, MI
“I'll miss him teaching me spanish. And that smile of his. God recieved another ANGEL.y'all are 8n my prayers.
5 of 7 | Posted by: Robin Wood - Battle creek, MI
“Emilio I'm glad you got to hang out at my house and become friends with Todd you too were so close it was nothing but laughter and joking may you ...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Shirley Smith - Battle creek, MI
“I love you Emilio and miss you so much already. Wish i could have done more to help you.
7 of 7 | Posted by: Kimbo Phillips - Battle Creek, MI
Emilio Macedo, 20, of Battle Creek, died Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at University of Michigan Hospital. He was born on April 24, 1996, Battle Creek, the son of Tammy A. Edwards and Benigno Macedo and he attended Pennfield High School. Emilio had Muscular Dystrophy, but never let it bother him or get in his way if possible.
He is survived by his mother and father; brothers, Christopher, Luis, Benny Jr.; sisters, Zatarah, Tacarah, Julyssa; longtime girlfriend Amber Summerhill; grandmother, Floriberta Arroyo; aunts and uncles, Laurie (Keith) Harley, Stacy Avant, Jackie Lake, UValdo (Lindsey) Macedo, Jesus (Shanna) Macedo, Marlen (Hector) Sandaral; a special cousin Josh "Nephew" Edwards, and several cousins, aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Kathryn Edwards; grandfather, Harold Green; special aunt Karen Edwards-Spinney; uncle, Terry Lake and cousin Kyle Edwards.
Emilio loved going to the football games, especially watching Michigan State and the Detroit Lions play, playing video games, spending a lot of time with his girlfriend and his family.
A funeral service will be held to celebrate Emilio's life at 3:00 pm Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, 105 Capital Ave. N.E., Battle Creek, MI 49017, with Pastor Timothy P. Smothers of Battle Creek Seventh Day Baptist Church officiating. A visitation is planned one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Friends who wish may make memorial contributions to the family c/o Tammy Edwards. Friends may leave personal messages for the family at www.farleyestesdowdle.com