2012-03-08 / Obituaries

Dorothy F. Kane

Dorothy F. Kane, 93, of 148 N. Fifth St., Manistique, Mich., died March 4, 2012, at Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital in Manistique.

She was born July 15, 1918, in Engadine, Mich., the daughter of the late James and Avis (Kiel) Scoon. She attended school in Engadine and later in Manistique when her family moved to the area.

On March 27, 1937, the former Dorothy F. Scoon married Charles C. Kane in Manistique. They made their home and raised their family in Manistique. He preceded her in death on Dec. 14, 1982.

Dorothy enjoyed taking care of her family and home. She loved spending time with her family, singing, listening to old country music, scrapbooking and tending to her flower gardens. She will be sadly missed by her family.

Dorothy is survived by her daughters, Lois Kane, Cheryl Kane, Becky Kane and Wendy Kane, all of Manistique, Nancy Rochefort of Escanaba, Mich., and Candy (Ron) Morton of Marinette, Wis.; sons, Charles Kane, II and David (Deb Gray) Kane of Manistique, and Harry Kane of Coleman, Mich.; daughter-in-law, Rita LaVance of Manistique; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and one greatgreat grandchild soon to be born; along with many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Patrick Kane, infant son, Terry Kane; daughter, Sandra Collins; son-in-law, Doug Collins; daughter-in-law, Carol Kane; grandchildren, Cory, Barbara and Angie Sue; sisters, Laura LaJoyce, Grace Marchand, Phoebie Mellon, Kate Vest, Nellie DeArmitt and Bernice Snavely; and brothers, James, Ted, William and Earl Scoon.

Visitation was held from 1-3 p.m., Wednesday, March 7, at Messier- Broullire Funeral Home in Manistique. Funeral services followed at 3 p.m., at the funeral home, with Pastor Joseph Crowder officiating.

Burial will be held in the Garfield Township Cemetery at Engadine.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.

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