Age 85, of Summit Township, passed away June 23, 2018 at his home under the loving care of his family and Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Lenora (Wigley) Rives, daughters Michelle (Paul) Little, Lauri Rives and Carla Rives, four sons, Scott, Lonni (Lydia), Rodney and Billy Rives, two grand-daughters, Heather Lammon and Sasha (Chris) Holloway, several other grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul V. and Merle Corrine (Case) Rives. Paul served the nation in the US Navy during the Korean War and retired as a steeplejack with the State of Michigan Department of Transportation. He loved fishing up north and animals of all kinds. Mr. Rives has been cremated and no public services will be held.