Lillian C. Conger age 82 of Ovid, Michigan died Saturday, November 15, 2003 at the Ovid Healthcare Center, Ovid, Michigan. She was a homemaker.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, November 19, 2003 at 2:00 P.M. at Smith Family Funeral Homes, Elsie, Michigan. Rev. Fr. George Michalek will officiate with burial at North Star Cemetery in North Star, Michigan. Visitation will be Monday from 6-8 P.M. and Tuesday 9 A.M.-8 P.M. with family present from 2-4 & 6-8 P.M.
Lillian was born on May 3, 1921 in Gratiot County, Michigan the daughter of Gerald & Edith (Harrington ) Powelson. She was married to Glenn Conger in Owosso, Michigan. She had resided most of her life in Owosso & Ovid. She enjoyed cooking, canning, quilting & doll making. She was an expert seamstress.
Survivors include her husband; Glenn Conger of Ovid, Michigan, 1 daughter; Hazel & Dick Grinnell of Ovid, Michigan, 3 sons; Roger & Bobbie Ackels of Houston, Texas, Rodrick Ackels of Owosso, Michigan & Roneil & Jorja Ackels of Owosso, Michigan; 19 Grandchildren, 35 Great Grandchildren & 11 Great Great Grandchildren. She is also survived by 2 brothers; Bill & Martha Powelson of Ashley, Michigan & George Powelson also of Ashley, Michigan; 1 Daughter in law, Betty Ackels of Ovid, Michigan & 1 Brother in law, Ivan & Dorothy Conger of Owosso, Michigan.
She was predeceased by her parents, son Richard, 1 great granddaughter, 1 sister Lula, & 3 brothers Gerald, Norman, & Orlin.
Memorials may be made to the Ovid Ambulance Service or to the Ovid Healthcare Center. The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes, Elsie Chapel.
(Source: St. John's Independent - furnished by Richard E. Henthorn)