Eric William Meredith, age 45, of Saint Francis, Minnesota passed away March 27, 2018 peacefully at his home surrounded by his family after a courageous eight year battle with brain cancer. The funeral service will be held at 7:00 PM on Thursday, March 29th at Strike Life Tributes in Isanti with visitation from 5:00 PM until service time.
Memorials are suggested to the family, Lisa Meredith or https://www.gofundme.com/eric-meredith in lieu of flowers.
Eric William Meredith was born in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, on October 11, 1972. He grew up in Weatherford, Texas, graduated from Weatherford High School where he was a member of the Weatherford High School soccer and tennis teams.
Eric’s love for the outdoors led him to move to Saint Francis, Minnesota in 1995. Here, he developed many passions for the great outdoors that resulted in an exciting life of extensive international travel. Eric was an avid professional bow hunter who held 13 world records recognized by ESPN’s American Sportsman.
Professionally, Eric served as the General Manager of Rocket Aeroheads and subsequently as the President of Calio Shoes. In these roles, Eric was proud to sponsor the MMA and UFC, where he befriended many of the fighters and their families.
Eric passed away March 27, 2018 peacefully at his home surrounded by his family after a courageous eight year battle with brain cancer at the age of 45 years, 5 months and 16 days.
Eric’s love for his family was unending. He is survived by his wife, Lisa L. Meredith, his sons Tanner W. Meredith, Hunter J Beckstrom and daughter, Josey N. Beckstrom, his father, Dennis W. Meredith, step-mother, Rita H. Meredith, his mother, Carol S. Harakal and step-father, Joe L. Harakal, his grandmother, Dorothy M. Maitlen, and his sister, Cynthia C. Bynum and brother in law, Dan B. Bynum.