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Laura Altman

Laura Altman

1920 - 2022


Laura D. Altman age 101 of Hawks passed away July 13, 2022 at Medilodge in Rogers City.

She was born December 5, 1920 in Onaway to John and Dora (O’Reilly) Shea.

Laura was a life member of St. John Lutheran Church in Hagensville, its choir, Ladies Aid, a member of the Farm Bureau and the Hawks Red Hats. She enjoyed traveling, baking, cooking, sewing and spending time with family.

She is survived by three children, Darlene (Bob) Ciupka of Posen, Beverly (Eugene) Grulke of Hawks and Carl (Bonnie) Altman of Hawks; nine grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; two step-great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

Laura was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Carl; two sisters, Evelyn Wagner and Mildred Howell-VanAllan; two step-sisters and a step-brother.

Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Friday, July 15th from 4-8 p.m. Visitation will resume on Saturday at St. John Lutheran Church in Hagensville from 10 a.m. until time of her funeral at 11 a.m. with Pastor Mary Hughes officiating.

Burial will follow at the church cemetery.

Memorials may be given to St. John Lutheran Church, Hospice Compassus or a charity of your choice.

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Laura Altman – Beck Funeral Home – Rogers City, MI