|Birth: ||Aug. 3, 1923|
|Death: ||May 6, 2011|
Mary L. Carskadon, age 87, of Spring Lake passed away Friday May 6, 2011 at Heartwood Lodge Hospice Residence. She was born August 3, 1923 to Daniel and Alberta (Brown) Tufts in Lansing, MI. On October 24, 1945 she married John Carskadon in Grand Haven and he preceded her in death on June 14, 1987. Mary was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church and Sgt. Alvin Jonker V.F.W. Post #2326 Auxiliary. She is lovingly remembered by 5 daughters: Katy Russel of Holton, Amy (Steve) Umlor of East Jordan, Berta (Donald) Meyer of Spring Lake, Ruthann Dashner of Grand Haven, Danni (Sam) Vosovic of Charlotte; 2 sons, Frank (Gayle) Carskadon and Joseph (Lori) Carskadon of Grand Haven; 22 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; daughter-in-law, Beverly Carskadon of Grand Haven, and a sister, Catherine Koval of Spring Lake. She was preceded in death by a son, Timothy, in 1984; 3 grandsons, Eric Dashner, Andy French, and Timothy Carskadon Jr.; a sister, Betty Taylor; 4 brothers, Hiram, Bill, Charles and Robert Tufts; and son-in-law, Paul Dashner. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 A.M. Friday, May 13, 2011 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. William Langlois presiding. Visitation with the family will be one hour prior to the service at church. Interment will be in Spring Lake Cemetery. Memorial contributions in honor of Mary may be made to St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Share memories with the family at their online guest book at www.vbkfuneralhome.com.
Spring Lake Cemetery
Created by: K Markwardt-Blakewell
Record added: May 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89779746