Yvonne Marie Keshick, 63, of Petoskey, Michigan, passed into the spirit world on Friday, January 22, 2021, in Flint, Michigan.
Yvonne was born December 7, 1957, in Charlevoix, Michigan. She grew up primarily in Petoskey and graduated from Petoskey High School in 1975. In her spare time, she enjoyed rock hunting, camping, and traveling to the Upper Peninsula. She also enjoyed the company of her three grandchildren, who were her world. Back in the day, Yvonne was an avid bingo player and quite a pool player.
Throughout her life, Yvonne always took pride in caring for others. While living in Chicago she enjoyed the work she did for the IHS clinic and NAES college.
Yvonne is survived by her daughter, Maritza (Joel) Fuerte-Lopez; three grandchildren, Dominic, Abram, and Ethan Lopez; brothers, John (Michele) Keshick, Donald Keshick, and Robert Keshick; sisters, Theresa Keshick and Linda Gokee; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Yvonne was preceded in death by her father, John W. Keshick, Sr.; mother, Mary Keshick; sisters, Maria Keshick and Marsha Gale Keshick; and brothers, Ronald Joseph Keshick and Gregory Allen Keshick.
A sacred four-day fire was lit on Saturday morning (Jan.23) at the home of her sister, Theresa Keshick, of Harbor Springs and will continue through Tuesday evening (Jan. 26). A private funeral service will be held on Wednesday (Jan. 27) at the Nelson Funeral Home in Gaylord, Michigan. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Petoskey.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord MI 49734.
Friends may offer their condolences online at www.nelsonsfuneralhome.com