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Charlene Marie Steimel, 91, of Bingham Township, passed away on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018 at Munson Hospice House.
Charlene was born on June 12, 1926 in Gills Pier the daughter of Arthur C. and Anna M. (Kolarik) Houdek. On Nov. 3, 1945 in Gills Pier she married Donald Aloysius Steimel, who preceded her in death on Jan. 19, 1999.
Charlene is survived by her daughter, Loraine (Gerald) McNeil; son, Alfred (Debbie) Steimel; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her sons, Kenneth, Gary and Dale; and daughter, Connie Maxon.
A memorial Mass will be held on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, at 11 a.m., at St. Michael's Church, Suttons Bay, with family greeting friends one hour prior. Fr. Leonard Paul will serve as celebrant. Interment at St. Michael's Cemetery will be held in the spring.
Memorials may be directed to Mass Intentions and/or to Munson Hospice House, 1150 Medical Campus Dr., Traverse City, MI 49684.
Condolences may be shared with Charlene's family at www.martinson.info.
Arrangements are with the Martinson Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Leelanau.
Published on January 11, 2018
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