Alice Meyer1921 - 2018
Alice Meyer age 97, dearly beloved mother,
grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and
friend, passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2018
in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with her children by her side.
Alice was born in Rogers City, Michigan in 1921
to Adolph and Sarah (Lamb) Reisner.
She grew up on a dairy farm and attended Michigan State and Wayne State
Universities, Alice was a teacher in Detroit for 20 years and was an
excellent cook, gardener and card player, She loved camping, traveling,
knitting, reading and sitting on her swing. She was the matriarch of her
family who would lovingly describe her as “the BEST mother and
She is survived by:
her and Walter’s 3 children, Virginia Payment, Walter (Loretta) Macklem
and George (Deb) Macklem
Also survived by 9 loving grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and
1 great great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, Walter C. Macklem
Subsequently married to and preceded in death by her husbands,
Bill Hicks (married 20 years) and Hal Meyer (married 4 years),
In licu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to support either
St. Joseph Mercy Hospice at St. Joseph Mercy Home Care and Hospice
34505 W. 12 Mile Road Suite 100 Farmington Hills, MI 48331 or
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church 120 N. Ist Street Rogers City, Michigan
Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Friday, November 30th,
from 4 till 8pm. Visitation will continue on Saturday, December Ist,
from 9 am until time of her funeral service at 10 am with
Mrs. Margaret Parsons officiating.
Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.Send Condolences Back to Obituaries