Name: Helen Louise Thrushman
Hometown: Ferndale, formerly of Port Austin
Funeral Date: January 14, 2013
Date of Birth: December 24, 1929
Date of Passing: January 10, 2013
Funeral Home: MacAlpine-Gage Chapel
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 14, 2013 at the MacAlpine – Gage Chapel in Kinde, MI. Burial will be in New River Cemetery, Port Austin, MI. Visitation will be from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at the Gage Chapel, Kinde, MI. Memorials may be offered to the Family Discretionary Fund. Condolences may be shared at www.macalpinefuneralhome.com
She is survived by her children, Nancy (George) Felts of Ferndale, MI, Kathy (Bruce) Klastorin of Bluebell, PA, Susan (Phil) Gauthier of MN. and Michael (Mary) Thrushman of Bad Axe, MI.
Helen Louise Thrushman, 83, resident of Ferndale, Mi and formerly of Port Austin passed away, Thursday January 10, 2013 at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, MI. She was born December 24, 1929 in Detroit to the late William Henry and Helen Elizabeth (Lavalli) Stummer. Helen was united in marriage to Roland Thrushman on February 5, 1955 at the Olivet Presbyterian Church in Detroit. She earned her Registered Nursing Degree and worked for 42 years retiring from Harbor Beach Community Hospital. Helen enjoyed knitting, sewing, bingo and playing cards. She was a member of the U of I Club, Port Austin, MI.