Marabeth E. Belenski, 81, of Charlevoix, died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Hiland Cottage in Petoskey.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today, Monday, Sept. 10, at the Winchester Funeral Home in Charlevoix. The funeral will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, at the Christ Episcopal Church in Charlevoix, with the Rev. John David officiating. Interment will take place at Brookside Cemetery in Charlevoix, and a reception will follow at the Christ Episcopal Church.
On April 25, 1981, she married Alex Belenski. They made their home in the Detroit area and moved from Southfield to Charlevoix in 1985. Alex preceded her in death on June 23, 1997.
Marabeth was a member of Christ Episcopal Church, and the American Legion Leslie T. Shapton Post No. 226 Ladies Auxiliary, VFW Post No. 1153 Auxiliary, and the International Order of Saint Luke the Physician.
She is survived by her daughters, Barbara (Randall) LaRowe of Wheaton, Ill., Nancy (Jon) Ciolek of Naperville, Ill.; sons, Keith (Nancy) Taplin of Carmel, N.Y., Alan (Carrie) Taplin of Maumee, Ohio; grandchildren, Melanie, Bradley, Marysa, Matthew, Emily, Lily, Dylan and Sierra.
Contributions may be made to Christ Episcopal Church Future Development Fund, 200 State St., Charlevoix, Mich. 49720.