Aleta Belle Rolfe, age 77, of Grayling, Michigan, passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2020.

Born in Mason, Michigan,  on October 16, 1942, she was the daughter of Mark and Eleanor (Winters) Kilpatrick.

Aleta was very artistic, with her works including sketching, wood-burning, paintings, and building birdhouses and feeders.
Aleta loved to watch & feed the birds. Chickadees would eat from her hand. She enjoyed a simple life, watching television, fishing, and looking for Petoskey Stones on her road.

Aleta is survived by her children, Paul Rolfe of St. Johns Mi., Pamela Jozwiak of Grayling Mi., Kelly (Frank) Ribble of Haslett Mi.; grandchildren Joshua Garrod, Rachel Garrod (Jeff) Jason Underwood, Jennifer (Jeff) Otto, Scott (Meagan) Underwood.; great-grandchildren Kaleb, Charlotte, Blake, Sophia, Jacob; brother Carl (Norma) Kilpatrick of Ashley, Mi.; Sister Bonnie (Mike) Hogan of Ft. Myers, Fl.

She was preceded in death by husband, Paul Rolfe, parents Mark & Eleanor Kilpatrick, and infant sister,  Edith Ann.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.