Marie J. Callahan, age 93, of 8402 Hwy U.S. 2; Rapid River (Masonville Twp.) died Sunday August 5th, 2007 at the Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba where she was a patient since March.
Marie was born January 3rd, 1914 in Perkins, the daughter of Paul and Julia (Jamar) Casimir. On July 16th, 1938, she married Raymond Callahan. Marie Callahan was a graduate of Northern Michigan University in Marquette and was a long-time area elementary teacher, retiring from the Escanaba Public Schools.
After her retirement, she went on to serve as the Masonville Township Treasurer for eight years. Marie also served on the Rapid River Board of Education and the Omni Center Board and she was a very active member of St. Charles Borremeo Parish in Rapid River.
Marie enjoyed traveling, cooking, reading, golf, and flower gardening and will be remembered for her great sense of humor.