|Death: ||Aug. 27, 2008|
Loretta E. Bailey, 82, Hill City, died Aug. 27, 2008, in Grand Itasca Hospital, Grand Rapids.
Loretta was born in 1926 in St. Paul, to John and Laura Lenertz. On Sept. 7, 1949, she married John Donovan Bailey in Swatara, where they lived and raised their family. After John's death in 1993, Loretta lived in Hill City, close to her sons. Loretta enjoyed all of life, especially providing for and being with her family, attending community and church functions, watching ball games and singing songs. She sang many songs to express her happiness. Loretta will always be loved and will continue to live in God's presence.
Loretta was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John Bailey; sister, Marie Showalter; and brother, John Lenertz.
She is survived by her sons, Kevin (Linda) Bailey, Grand Rapids; Clark (Lynette) Bailey, Grand Rapids; and Timothy (Pam) Bailey, Hill City; 15 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. and continue until the 2 p.m. funeral service on Sun., Aug. 31, in Assemblies of God Church, Hill City, with the Rev. Gerard W. Valley officiating. Burial will be held at Macville Cemetery, Macville Township.
Arrangements are by the Rowe Funeral Home, Grand Rapids.
Created by: DaveVangsness
Record added: Aug 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29405732
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