Eric C. Averill – age 34, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 in New Orleans, LA. He was born July 16, 1986 in Flint, the son of Doug and Sally (Kuppelweiser) Averill. He graduated from Fenton High School in 2005 and received an associate degree in Marketing from Lansing Community College in 2008. He went on to open several successful restaurants in Louisville, North Hollywood, and Los Angeles. Most recently, he relocated to New Orleans to pursue additional experience in the restaurant business. He is survived by his parents formerly of Fenton; two sisters, Lisa Averill-Frasure (Kyle) of New Orleans and Ann Marie Averill of Los Angeles; and paternal grandmother, Beverly Averill-Wennin (Bob). He leaves to cherish his memory friends Josh, Chris W, Matt, Kyle, Evan, and Chris A. Eric will be remembered for his kindness, generosity, and good humor. Private services will be held due to COVID. Memorials may be made to the charity of one's choosing.