Elaine E. Lantagne, 89, Schaffer, went to be with her Lord on Monday, May 4, 2015 at Christian Park Healthcare Center in Escanaba surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Escanaba on March 1, 1926, the daughter of Leo J. and Mary M. (Constantineau) Guindon.
Elaine attended grade school in Schaffer and graduated from Escanaba High School.
She married the late Leo Ned Lantagne on August 1, 1945, at Sacred Heart Church in Schaffer.
Elaine loved to bake, play cards, music, and spend time with her family. She also enjoyed to make caramels each year, and she loved to eat candy of all kinds.
Elaine was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church.
She is survived by children, Linda (Thor) Nelson of Perronville, Kenneth (Patricia) Lantagne, Christine (Thomas) Erickson, and Gary (Betty) Lantagne all of Schaffer, Mary (Mark) Vermote of Escanaba; 11 grandchildren, Barbara (Mark) Groves, Rolf (Kendra) Nelson, Thor (Lori) Nelson, Bridget (Zach) Miller, Tracy (Rusty Bower) Lantagne, Melissa (Steve) Kaukola, Kelly (Nick) Cox, Kevin Erickson, Kristy (Gary) Boudreau, Nicole Lantagne, Amber Vermote; 19 great grandchildren; sister, Blanche (Andrew) Susina of Glenview, IL; and many nieces and nephews.
Elaine was preceded in death by her husband, Ned; infant daughter, Sherry Lee; and seven brothers, Gilbert, Edward, Philip, Ernest, Henry, Lenas, and Louis.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 8, 2015, from 3 to 5:30 p.m. at the Crawford Funeral Chapel in Bark River. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 6 p.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church with Rev. Darryl Pepin officiating. A luncheon will follow in the church hall.
Burial will be in Gardens of Rest Cemetery.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Lantagne family.