Myrtie Josephine King, 99, of Gladwin, Michigan, passed away after a long illness on Monday, October 1, 2012. She was born in Grout Township in Gladwin County on August 17, 1913, the daughter of Irvin & Ida M. (Stephenson) Linabery. She married Elmer King on December 6, 1933. He predeceased her in 1982. Myrtie had lived in Gladwin County her entire life, was a homemaker and owner/operator of King's Midway Store on S. M-18 in Gladwin County for 19 years. She is survived by her daughters: Dorothy (James) Buzzell of Gladwin; Shirley (James) Burrel of Midland and Florida; son: Harold (Carol) King of Georgia; son in-law: Jim Seaver of Freeland; as well as several grandchildren, great grandchildren & great great grandchildren; 2 sisters: Bernice Dull & Fern Pagano both of Midland. She is preceded in death by her husband: Elmer King; daughter: Marilyn Seaver in 1997; great great granddaughter: Maddie Kraus; 2 brothers: Linford Linabery; Harold Linabery; son in-law: Robert (Bob) Graham. Funeral Services will be conducted by Pastor Brad Withrow on Friday, October 5, 2012, 11:00 A.M. at Hall-Kokotovich Funeral Home, Gladwin, Michigan. Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 4, 2012 from 5-9:00 P.M. She will be laid to rest at Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, Michigan. Those wishing to send an expression of sympathy should consider the American Cancer Society. www.hall-kokotovichfuneralhome.com
Thursday, October 4, 2012 from 5-9:00 P.M. at Hall-Kokotovich Funeral Home, Gladwin, Michigan.
Friday, October 5, 2012, 11:00 A.M. at Hall-Kokotovich Funeral Home, Gladwin, Michigan.
Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, Michigan.
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