Adele Marker, 88, passed away suddenly, Sunday, May 31, 2020, at August Haus Assisted Living Community, Gaylord, where she lived for over a year. Adele was born in Elmira, Michigan, on February 24, 1932.
Upon graduation from high school, Adele moved to southern Michigan and worked as a registered nurse at Beaumont Hospital, Troy, Michigan, until retiring. Adele was an active member of St. Rene Parish in Sterling Heights, Michigan.
Adele was preceded in death by her parents; Joseph and Boleslawa Makarewicz, six sisters; Hattie, Pauline, Clara, Pearl, Monica, and Susan; and by five brothers; Ted, Leo, Al, Isadore, and Casimer. Surviving siblings are; Ann Chase and Joseph (Rosalie) Makarewicz of Gaylord.
A Mass of Christian Burial, officiated by Father Matthew Wigton, will be offered Saturday, June 6, 2020, at 12:00 p.m. at St. Mary Cathedral, Gaylord, Michigan. Visitation will begin at the Cathedral at 10:30 a.m. with a Rosary offered at 11:15 a.m. Burial at St. Thomas Aquinas Cemetery in Elmira will follow.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the “Food For The Poor” organization or to EWTN, Eternal Word Television Network, may be made through the Nelson Funeral Home, P O Box 1548, Gaylord, Michigan, 49734.