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Mrs. Priscilla LaNetta Barthelman, age 91, passed away on June 15, 2016. Priscilla lived a life filled with family, friends, church and community.  Priscilla was born on June 22, 1924 to George and Mary Wescott in Lake Mills, Iowa.  After graduating from high school, she worked for Hormel Foods in Austin, Minnesota.  During this time she met and married Glenn Barthelman on February 21, 1948.  They relocated to the Detroit area where they worked and raised their family.  Priscilla held positions in the Saint Clair Shores Public School District and retired from the position of Admissions Director for Balmoral Nursing Home in Trenton.  She was an active member of the Trinity United Methodist Church in Algonac, Red Hat Society, Algonac Athena Club, Marysville Golf League and other community activities. Priscilla enjoyed cooking, sewing, knitting, watching the freighters on the Saint Clair River, wintering in Lakeland, Florida, traveling and golf.  At her core, Priscilla was a supportive and loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend.  She will be deeply missed.  SURVIVORS include daughters Debra (Donald) Andersen, Mary (Robert) Boyd, grandchildren, Carrie, Donald (Lauren) and Erik Andersen, J. Christopher and Trevor Boyd.  Priscilla was preceded in death by her parents, sister Naomi, brother George II and by a daughter, Margaret Ann Barthelman-Cahalan.  A FUNERAL SERVICE will be held on Tuesday, June 21st at 12 Noon at the Chapel of Trinity United Methodist Church, 424 Smith Sreet, Algonac, Michigan 48001. Pastor Dennis Irish officiating.  VISITATION will be held prior to the service from 10 am to 12 Noon at the Chapel. Interment will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery, Algonac. MEMORIAL CONTRIBUTIONS may be made to Harbor Hospice of Muskegon, Michigan or Trinity United Methodist Church of Algonac, Michigan Arrangements by the
Gilbert Funeral Home, Inc., Algonac, Michigan



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