George J. Lapierre
George Lapierre, 70, of Presque Isle, Michigan was received into the arms of the
Lord on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 with his beloved wife by his side. George
was born in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania on November 11, 1950 to the late Helen
and Charles Lapierre.
George was an avid naturalist and lover of animals. He loved being outdoors and
embraced the Native American culture through participation in pow-wows and
admiration of their value system and beliefs. George held many occupations
including creating molds for metals, security for Meijer stores and photography.
He greatly valued his relationships with his close friends.
He leaves behind his wife Stephanie, who will always cherish his memory, along
with son, Josh(Tara) Lapierre, granddaughter Claire and in-laws, Harold and June
Siebert. He was preceded in death by his parents and step-father, George Spader.
Friends and family are invited to a Memorial Visitation which will be held at
Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home on November 11, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. with a Memorial
Service starting at 2:00 p.m.
Donations in George’s memory can be made to : Friends Together, 105 Prentiss
Street, Alpena, MI 49707, St. Joseph Indian School, 1301 N. Main Street,
Chamberlain, SD 57325, or to his wife, Stephanie, in care of Karpus-Hunter
Funeral Home, 516 W. Chisholm Street, Alpena to offset funeral expenses.
Condolences for the family may be made at www.karpushuntercares.com