Elaine (Johns) WurschmidtElaine K. (Johns) Wurschmidt, age 70, of Norway, died Monday, September 12, 2016 at her home.
She was born on December 7, 1945 in Sault Ste. Marie, the daughter of the late Archibald and Katherine (Jones) Johns. Elaine married Leif Wurschmidt on November 16, 2005 in Fowlerville, Michigan.
She worked for TRW, an assembly plant producing GM brakes, for 20 years before retiring and moving to Norway. Elaine enjoyed crocheting, traveling and had a great sense of humor and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband Leif; daughters Shari Brockway of Fowlerville, Kathy Rosselot of Fowlerville and Georgiana “Dodie” (Wade) Johnson of Gladstone; son James “Sam” (Kimberly) Peach of Webberville; 7 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; sister Audrey Rhoton of Prudenville; brother Elwood “Woody” Johns of Weyerhaeuser, WI; and many nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, September 20 at 2 p.m. at Washtenong Memorial Park in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
One of Elaine’s last requests was for everyone to vote for Donald Trump for President.
Elaine’s family would like to give special thanks to OSF Home Care Services, especially Katie, for all their care and compassion. Condolences to the family of Elaine may be expressed online at www.ortmanfuneralhome.com
Arrangements were made with the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.