David Jay Eggleston Sr., age 89, of Three Rivers, Michigan passed away at his home in Three Rivers on Saturday, July 22, 2023.\nHe was born November 18, 1933 a son to Frank and Nellie (White) Eggleston in Marcellus, Michigan. \nDavid married Janet Rhodes on August 22, 1953 in Angola, Indiana.\nHe resided in the Three Rivers area for the last 65+years after spending some time in Texas.\nDavid was a tool & die maker upon retirement. He worked at Armstrong, Whitehead Tool, Square D and Spring Tool. \nHe was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was a member of the American Legion Post # 170, the Three Rivers Moose Lodge #474 and the Three Rivers Eagles # 2303. David loved to hunt, fish and enjoy the outdoors. He liked watching football and nascar.\nDavid is survived by son: David Jay Eggleston, Jr. of Three Rivers; Daughter: Kippy Lee (Jeff) Gibson of Three Rivers, MI; Grandsons: Jason David Eggleston of Three Rivers and Jordan William (Randi) Eggleston of Three Rivers; Great-Grandchildren: Riley and Cooper Eggleston of Three Rivers; Sister: Linda (Howard) Saidla of Three Rivers; Several Nieces and Nephews; Special companion, his dog- Micky.\nHe is preceded in death by his wife, parents, a daughter; Karen Eggleston of Three Rivers, she passed away May 10, 2012; Siblings: Bob Eggleston, Betty Maggert, Guy Eggleston and Olin Eggleston. \nIn accordance with David’s wishes cremation has taken place. Ray Funeral Services, 305 Rock River Ave., Three Rivers, MI 49093, 269-278-1515, has been entrusted with the arrangements. Please visit www.rayfuneralservices.com to leave a message for the family.