Juanita Rose (Meshigaud) Megenuph, 64, of Wilson, passed away on Saturday, February 18, 2017, at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit.
She was born in Escanaba on July 4, 1952, the daughter of Hubert and Luella (Wandahsega) Meshigaud. Juanita graduated from Bark River Harris High School.
Juanita married George Megenuph. He preceded her in death.
Juanita worked as a teacher and culture aide. She also worked at the Island Resort and Casino as a black jack dealer.
She enjoyed working on puzzles, sudoku, playing anishnabe yahtzee with friends and reading.
Juanita is survived by her children, Edward (Kim Gustafson) Meshigaud, Richard (Becky) Meshigaud, Misty Meshigaud, Melissa Meshigaud and William (Kristina Lattergrass) Sjoholm Sr.; grandchildren, Rodney (Morgan Smith) Meshigaud, Tyler (Ashley Kennedy) Meshigaud, Sierra Larson, Justin Larson, Destinee Sagataw, Mason Thunder, Larrissa Thunder, Marissa Meshigaud, Brittany Thunder, Joseph Ritchie, William Sjoholm Jr., Brie Sjoholm, Evaneesha Sjoholm, Kehe Shawano, Heather Bricker and Justin Bricker; 4 great grandchildren; siblings, Earl (Aeisha) Meshigaud, Kenneth (Jeanne) Meshigaud, John (Sue) Meshigaud, Donald Meshigaud, Daniel (Lorrie) Meshigaud, Annie Meshigaud and Robert (Sharon) Meshigaud; brother-in-law, Frank Meshigaud; and sister-in-law, Irene Meshigaud.
In addition to her husband and parents, Juanita was preceded in death by her siblings, David Meshigaud, Ronald Meshigaud, Ernest Meshigaud Sr., Mae Schoen and Mary Lou Meshigaud.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 23rd, beginning at 4 p.m. at the Hannahville Community Center until the time of the service on Friday, February 24th at 10 a.m.
In honor of Juanita’s love for the Packers, the family respectfully requests that family and friends wear their Packer apparel.
Burial will take place in Hannahville Cemetery.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Megenuph-Meshigaud family.