2014-03-12 / Obituaries

Tracy Lee LeMoine

ESCANABA – Tracy Lee LeMoine, 38, of 1806 24th Ave. South, Escanaba, Mich., passed away Monday evening, March 3, 2014, at Marquette General Hospital in Marquette, Mich.

She was born Jan. 22, 1976, in San Diego, Calif., the daughter of Richard and Katherine (LaButte) LeMoine and moved to Garden with her family as an infant.

Tracy attended White Pine grade school and graduated from Big Bay de Noc High School with the class of 1994.

She loved writing and reading poetry as well as journalism. She further enjoyed hunting and cooking and in her younger days artistry. Tracy will always be remembered for her wild, different and multi colored hair. Above everything else, she loved all children deeply and loved spending time with them.

Tracy is survived by her parents, Kathy LeMoine and Rick (JoAnne) LeMoine, both of Garden; fiancĂ©e, Collin Feak of Escanaba; children, Matthew Clifton, Faith Clifton, Mikhaele Coccia, Daisy Feak and Edwin Feak all of Escanaba; siblings, Sara (Michael) Koch of Gladstone, Mich., Thomas “T.J.” LeMoine of Escanaba, Jonathan (Jeanette) Ansell of Garden, Kaylee (Luke) Ansell of Alpena, Mich., and Lois Ranguette of Garden; grandmother, Phyllis Ansell; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her infant son, Joey Clifton; grandparents, Hartley LaButte, Eleanor (LaButte) Wendlandt, Arthur and Lucille LeMoine, and Arnie Wepsala.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 15, at the Congregational Church in Garden. A memorial service will follow at 1 p.m., in the church, with Rev. Debbie Bergeon officiating.

Burial will be in the spring in New Garden Cemetery in Garden Township.

A special thank you to everyone who extended their love and support to Tracy and the family during this difficult time.

Messier-Broullire Funeral Home of Manistique and Garden is assisting the family with arrangements.

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

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