Lucy Rosetta Dussel

Birth: September 29th, 1928
Death: December 23rd, 2012
Age: 84 years

Lucy Rosetta (Loney) Dussel, age 84, of Mesick passed away on Sunday, December 23, 2012 at Faith Hospice at Trillium Woods in Byron Center, MI.  She was born September 29, 1928 to Helmer and Etta (Jensen) Loney.  Lucy retired from the State Hospital in Traverse City as the Nurse Attendant of Nursing Staff.  On October 5, 1946 she married Arvid Dussel.

Lucy is survived by three daughters, Audrey (Larry) Young of Cedar Springs, MI; Ramona (Ronald) Coxon of White Cloud, MI; and Ione (Carl) Brown of Rockford, MI; one daughter-in-law, Bonny Dussel of Cedar Springs, MI; as well as numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is also survived by six siblings, Daniel (Christina) Loney of Mesick, MI; Joseph (Caroline) Loney of Grawn, MI; Patricia McMahon of Cadillac, MI; Ellen Scarfi of Long Island, NY; Alfred (Sue) Loney of Traverse City, MI; and Orman (Darla) Loney of Shepherd, MI.  Lucy was preceded in death by her husband, Arvid Dussel in 2010; her parents, Helmer and Etta Loney; and one son, Verlyn Dussel.

Lucy shared her gifts of hospitality and caregiving through ministry to her family, church and community.

Funeral Services for Lucy Dussel will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 28, 2012 at the Manton United Methodist Church, 102 North Michigan Avenue, Manton, MI 49663. The Rev. Frank Scarcelli of Gladstone, MI will be officiating.  Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 27, 2012 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Hall-Holdship Funeral Home, 309 West Main Street, Manton, MI 49663.  Memorial Contributions in memory of Lucy are asked to be directed to a charity of one's choice. 

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