Elaine M. “Tootsie” LeClaire, 70, passed away Friday evening, December 16, 2016 at Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique.
She was born on November 12, 1946 in Escanaba, daughter of Margaret “Maggie” L. Feathers.
Elaine was raised in Nahma and attended Nahma School.
Elaine enjoyed to dress up, shop, shoot pool with her friends and was always crafty and creative and made dolls among other keepsakes.
Among survivors include her two sons, Billy and Eddie; brother, Brian Schwartz of Royal Oak, MI; sister, Jeannie Dedassige of Escanaba; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her son, David and daughter, Connie.
Visitation will be on Saturday, December 24th with family visitation from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. and then public visitation beginning at 10 a.m. – 12 noon at the Crawford Funeral Home in Escanaba. The funeral service will follow at 12 noon with Deacon Terry Saunders officiating.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the LeClaire family.