Died: Sunday, November 04, 2007
Mabel Ina LaPorte, 89, of Medilodge of Yale, formerly of Almont, passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2007.
Mabel was born August 24, 1918 in Addison Twp., Michigan. She was the daughter of William and Ina McMeans.
She was a homemaker and Boy Scout Den mother.
Mabel is survived by sons, Walt (Liz) Griffin of Burtchville and Bill LaPorte of Madison Heights; daughters, Deb (Dick) Wyss of Capac, Betty (Bob) Bennett of Paris, IL and Mary Ann (Lee) Duncan of Callistoga, CA.; 20 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Matthew LaPorte; son, Carl Griffin; grandson, Tim Griffin; 4 sisters; and a brother.
Memorial service will be held 1:30 p.m. today (Wed., Nov. 7) at the VFW Hall in Yale. Pastor Carl Gerald Schriber will officiate. Burial of ashes will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Dryden.
Memorials to be according to the wishes of the family.
Arrangements were made by Muir Brothers Funeral Home in Imlay City.