Mandie Marie Stier, 24, Denmark, WI, formerly of Bark River, went to be with our Lord unexpectedly at her home on December 5, 2015.
She was born on May 31, 1991 in Marquette, daughter to William J. Stier and April E. Baratono.
Mandie graduated from Bark River-Harris High School in 2009 and went on to attend Northern Michigan University and then EMT Training in Escanaba and Green Bay.
Most recently she was employed as a driver for GARDA.
Mandie had an amazing soul and knew just what to do to make you smile. Whether you knew her for five minutes or a lifetime, she left an impression that was unforgettable. With her warm heart and smile, she definitely left a mark on all her loved one’s hearts.
Among her survivors include her parents, April (David Thoune) Baratono of Bark River and William (Debbie) Stier of Escanaba; brother, Benjamin Stier of Escanaba; sister, Rachel Gregory of Bark River; maternal grandmother, Janice (John Paris) Baratono of Gwinn; paternal grandmother, Helga Stier of Escanaba; step grandparents, Harold and Eleanor Thoune of Escanaba.
Mandie was preceded in death by her grandfathers, Joseph Stier and Frank Baratono; and step grandmother, Theresa Charlier.
Visitation will be on Thursday, December 10th from 3 – 6 p.m. at the Crawford Funeral Chapel in Bark River. The funeral service will follow at 6 p.m. with words from Aaron Berger and opportunities for family and friends to share memories.
Burial will be in the Gwinn Cemetery in Forsyth Township.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting Mandie’s family.