Linnea M. LaFave, age 66, of 8423 P.5 Road, Gladstone, MI died Friday evening March 10, 2006 at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba where she was a resident.
Linnea was born January 4, 1940 in Escanaba the daughter of William and Dora (Kuuri) Johnson. She was raised in Rock and she was a graduate of the Rock High School. Following graduation she married Arthur LaFave on November 17, 1956 and they made their home in Gladstone where they raised their family. Linnea did volunteer work for the Community Action Agency and also at Cameron Elementary School in Gladstone. She enjoyed traveling especially visiting the Bahamas, Las Vegas and Atlantic City. She loved playing bingo and going to the casinos.
2 Sons: Russell (Cheryl) LaFave and Todd (Tina) LaFave both of Gladstone
1 Daughter: Victoria Maloney of Lake Geneva, WI
6 Grandchildren: Derik LaFave of Gladstone; Jeremy LaFave of Gladstone; Thomas Maloney of Lake Geneva, WI; Amy Maloney of Lake Geneva, WI; Spencer LaFave of Gladstone and Marnnea LaFave of Gladstone.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by:
Her husband Arthur who died on the same date as Linnea in 1987.
1 Brother: William Johnson