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Delores Mae Rasmussen

February 21, 1927 — December 21, 2016

Delores Mae Rasmussen, age 89, of Herron, Michigan passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 21, 2016, at Home-Away-From-Home Care Home.
Delores was born on February 21,1927 in Herron, MI to the late Ernest and Rose (Compeau) Sauve. She graduated from Martel School. On July 27, 1946, Delores married Harold Rasmussen at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, after 66 years of marriage he passed away on October 14, 2011. She was a member of St. Anne Catholic Church and St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church. Delores enjoyed crochet, her plants, decorating, solving crossword puzzles, and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her 11 children: Karen (Merl) Melton of Alpena, MI; Marsha (Gary) Allen of Petoskey, MI; Peter (Linda) Rasmussen of Alpena, MI; Mary (Gary) Millard of Centreville, MI; Connie (Gary) Noel of Alpena, MI; Harold Jr. (Vickie) Rasmussen of AR; Daniel (Cindy) Rasmussen of Alpena, MI; Gary (Lori) Rasmussen of Lachine, MI; Steven (Irene) Rasmussen of Ossineke, MI; Corey (Cindy Richardson) Rasmussen of Herron, MI; and Jenny (Glen) Klimczak of Herron, MI. Her 34 grandchildren, 53 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren; her two sisters: Annabelle Morin of Ann Arbor, MI, Elaine (Lenard) Theil of Penn; and several nieces and nephews.
Delores was preceded in death by her son David Rasmussen, five brothers, and a sister.
Family and friends will gather for visitation on Tuesday, December 27, 2016 from 2 pm until 8 pm at the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home with a Parish Prayer at 7 pm. Visitation will continue on Wednesday, December 28, 2016, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church from 10 am until the 11 am Mass of Christian Burial begins with Rev. Fr. James Fitzpatrick officiating.
Internment: Holy Cross Cemetery
Memorials: St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church

Visitation Tuesday, December 27, 2016 2 PM - 8 PM @ Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home Parish Prayer @ 7 PM Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM @ St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Herron, MI

SERVICES Mass of Christian Burial

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 11:00 AM

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church 3439 Herron Road Herron, Michigan 49744

Visitation Tuesday, December 27, 2016 2 PM - 8 PM @ Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home Parish Prayer @ 7 PM Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM @ St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Herron, MI

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