Marguerite A. LaCosse, age 63, of Gladstone, passed away Thursday evening, November 24, 2011, at the Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba.
Marguerite was born August 14, 1948, in Wells, the daughter of Carl and Ethel (Goodnaugh) Anderson. She was raised in Escanaba and was a 1966 graduate of the Escanaba Senior High School. On May 6, 1967, Marguerite was united in marriage to Louis LaCosse, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Perkins, and together the couple made their home in Perkins, for many years, before moving to Gladstone where they have remained since. Marguerite worked primarily as a homemaker for the majority of her life. In addition, she was employed throughout the summer months at the George Stemick Cabins in Kipling. Marguerite was devoted to her Catholic faith. She was a member of the St. Joseph Church in Perkins and enjoyed playing penny slots at the casino as well as bingo, feeding birds, cooking, baking, planting flowers and gardening. She will be deeply missed.
Marguerite is survived by her loving husband Louis; 3 brothers: Roger Anderson of Milwaukee, WI; John (Linda) Anderson of Escanaba, MI; David (Mary Ann) Anderson of Gladstone, MI; 6 Sisters: Sharon (Bob) Griffin of Escanaba, MI; Janet (Ron) Kwarciany of Escanaba, MI; Jean (Roy) LaCarte of Escanaba, MI; Chris (Jim) Deacon of Gladstone, MI; Judy (Doug) Pearson of Escanaba, MI; Dolores Penson of Escanaba, MI. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Ethel and brother, William Anderson.