Eleanore Frances Whitworth, age 95, formerly of Detroit, Pittsburgh, Pa., and St. Clair Shores, Mich., passed away Nov. 28, 2012, at her home in Petoskey.
Eleanore was born Dec. 3, 1917, in Anaconda, Mont.
She was the dear mother of John Pastirzyk of Galena, Ohio; Mary (Richard) Juneau of Harbor Springs; Ann (Dennis) Wardowski of Traverse City; and Laura (Robert) Davis of Live Oak, Texas. Eleanore was the much beloved grandmother of 12 and great-grandmother of 17. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Eleanore served as past regent of the Ama Deus Circle of the Daughters of Isabella of Detroit. She was active in St. Clair Shores Seniors and St. Margaret's of Scotland Seniors prior to moving to Petoskey. She was retired as the district and office manager of Avon.
The family will host a visitation from 3-9 p.m. today, Friday, Nov. 30, with a 7 p.m. rosary service, at the Arthur J. VanLerberghe Funeral Home, 30600 Harper Ave., St. Clair Shores
The funeral Mass will take place at noon Saturday, Dec. 1, at St. Margaret's of Scotland Catholic Church, 21201 13 Mile Road; instate at 11:30 a.m.
Interment at Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Little Traverse Bay, 1 Hiland Drive, Petoskey, Mich. 49770.
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