MANISTIQUE – Charlotte Dragos, 87, of Manistique, Mich., died Monday, July 1, 2013, at Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique.
She was born May 29, 1926, in Kalamazoo, Mich., the daughter of Carl and Marguerite (Terry) Root and attended schools there.
On Aug. 2, 1947, she married Paul Dragos in Manistique. He preceded her in death on Nov. 11, 2005.
Charlotte was a member of St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church of Manistique. She enjoyed golfing and playing cards.
She is survived by her daughter, Sally (Don) Carlson of Manistique; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one greatgreat grandchild; sister, Jean Hyet of Arcadia, Fla.; and sister-in-law, Elna Root of Burr Oak, Mich.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brother, Robert Root; and her sisters, Martha Hagerman and Louise Stoken.
A graveside service was held on Monday, July 8, at Fairview Cemetery in Manistique with Father Glenn Theoret officiating.
Messier-Broullire Funeral Home of Manistique assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.