Anita R. Lake, 68, Bark River, passed away on August 26, 2014 at OSF St. Francis Hospital.
She was born in Escanaba on March 13, 1946, the daughter of Albert and Sophie (Shiverski) Kuester.
Anita was raised in Perronville, Colorado, Illinois, and Gwinn. She resided in the Escanaba and Bark River areas for the past 14 years. Anita graduated from Gwinn High School in 1964.
On November 13, 1965, Anita married Richard Lake in Gwinn, MI.
Anita served her country in the United States Army and was honorably discharged.
Anita enjoyed fixing puzzles and working on cross stitches.
She is survived by her loving husband, Richard Lake of Bark River; and son, Mike Lake of Bark River; and sister, Sandy Allard of Stephenson.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Lake family.