Myrtle Alice Sevenski, age 89 went to be with the Lord, Sunday, February 18, 2018. She was born August 14, 1928 to Albert and Geneva Pope in Lansing, MI. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Joseph; son, Gerald; three grandchildren; one great-great grandson; son-in-law, Terry Thompson and daughter-in-law, Julie Sevenski. She is survived by her children, Jean (Paul) Flores, Nancy Thompson, Joseph Sevenski, Kim Sevenski, Kenneth Sevenski, Tamara (Robert) Sevenski-Popma; 11 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, William Sevenski and sister-in-law, Della Sevenski.
Myrtle and Joseph lived and raised their family in Lansing, MI and retired to Elmira MI, Joe’s childhood home. Myrtle was a member of Local 724 Woman’s Auxiliary and volunteered for the Democratic Party. She enjoyed card games and card parties, going to the casino, “Bingo Mama” was known by many, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The Mass of Christian burial will be held 1 pm Friday, February 23, 2018 at St. Therese Catholic Church, 128 Cedar St. Wayland, MI, with Rev. Fr. Alan P. Jorgensen celebrant. The family will receive relatives and friends Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 5-8 pm at the Kubiak-Cook Funeral Home, Wayland Chapel, 312 Main St. and one hour prior to the Mass Friday at St. Therese Catholic Church. There will be a Rosary at 7:30 pm Thursday evening. A graveside service will be held in the Spring at St. Augustine Cemetery Boyne Falls, MI. The family welcomes memories and messages in their online guest book at www.kubiakcook.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Disability Advocates of Kent County 3600 Camelot Dr. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.
Disability Advocates of Kent County
3600 Camelot Dr. SE, Grand Rapids MI 49546