Kathleen Marie Long

Birth: March 10th, 1930
Death: December 7th, 2018
Age: 88 years

Kathleen Marie Long went home to her Lord and Savior on December 7, 2018 at Woodland Hospice House in MT. Pleasant with her family by her side. Kathleen was born to the late Charles and Catherine (Clarke) Lewis on March 10, 1930 in Coleman, Michigan. She married Lamar E. Long November 1, 1950 in Coleman, MI. He preceded her in death on August 17,1986.

Kathleen worked for years at the IGA, Gambles and the Hardware Store. She recently commented she would have still been working... if the lumber/hardware store in town was still open. Kathleen loved playing the piano or organ. She began playing at a very young age for funerals, weddings, and church services. She shared her love of baking, quilting, knitting and crocheting with anyone who wanted to learn as well as giving many gifts. She enjoyed having large amounts of dishcloths, pot holders and quilts ready to toss out for everyone to pick from. She was busy working on this year’s quilts for everyone.

She leaves behind her Sister Florence Smith, Children: Leland, Calvin (Beth), Braden (Denise), Marvin (Carla) Long, Grandchildren: Adam (Julia), Kayla, Shaelynn (Brandon) Kish, Michael (Yuan), Katie, Sean (Marcie), Casey, Kristen (Erik) Steim, and Jacob (Brooke). Great Grandchildren: Weston, Layna, Laura, Lincoln, Abby, and Peyton. Sisters-in-law, Mary and Glenna Lewis, many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her son Victor Long, grandson Ryan Long, siblings Carl, Ken, Clarence, Ruth Ramsey, Elmer, and Vernell Lewis.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Tuesday December 11, 2018 at the Faith United Methodist Church with Rev. Calvin Long officiating. Burial will take place in the Warren Township Cemetery, Coleman, with a luncheon to follow. Friends may call at the O’Laughlin Funeral Home, Inc. on Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm and at the church on Tuesday starting at 10 am until the time of services. Memorials are suggested to Faith United Methodist Church or Woodland Hospice House

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