Mary Lou Seaton, age 53, of Rapid River, passed away Sunday evening December 5, 2010, at her residence following a courageous battle with cancer.
Mary Lou was born July 17, 1957, in Detroit, the daughter of Roman and Delphine (Tront) Pastula. She was raised in the Detroit area and was a 1975 graduate of the Redford Union High School. In 1979, Mary Lou relocated to Delta County, making her home and raising her family in Rapid River. Mary Lou was employed as a personal assistant for Great Northern Home Care, where she worked for many years, until finally retiring due to complication with her declining health. Mary Lou was an avid Detroit sports fan. She enjoyed watching the Detroit Lions and always looked forward to football Sundays. In addition, Mary Lou enjoyed spending time outdoors bird watching, gardening and playing her guitar around the campfire. As a talented writer, Mary Lou loved to compose music and write poetry. She had a compassion toward all animals and will be sadly missed by her loyal companions, Ginger, Boo and Baby. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends and cherished time spent with her granddaughter, the light of her life, Kaylee.
Mary Lou will be affectionately remembered and dearly missed by her many surviving family, friends and clients. Survivors include:
Daughter: Shannon (Bill Tyler) Seaton of Nahma, MI
Her Loving Mother: Delphine Pastula of Redford, MI
Sisters: Dianne Pastula of Novi, MI
Suzanne (Scott) Reynolds of Farmington Hills, MI
Lori (Scott) Bradley of Chassell, MI
Granddaughter: Kaylee Tyler of Nahma, MI
Many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and her special second family, The Thompson