Marguerite Elizabeth Weatherholt

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Marguerite Elizabeth Weatherholt

November 21, 1935 - August 06, 2018

Marguerite Elizabeth Weatherholt, 82, of Old Mission Peninsula, passed away Aug. 6, 2018 at the Grand Traverse Pavilions. Marguerite was born on Nov. 21, 1935 in Saginaw to the late Henry Browning and Helen Marie (Andre) Vincent.
On Aug. 10, 1957 Marguerite married the love of her life, Philip Duane Weatherholt, at the St. Francis Catholic Church in Traverse City.
Marguerite was a faithful member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
In her younger years she was a devoted sports mom and took her kids to all of their events. She was also a Girl Scout mom and proud wife of a cherry farmer. One of her favorite titles was Mimi, which was bestowed upon her by her grandchildren. In her spare time she loved to read and travel. She was a huge Detroit Lions fan and also liked to play Bunko with her girlfriends.
She will be greatly missed by her family.
Marguerite joins her parents and two of her children in heaven, Matthew Weatherholt and Mary Anne Avery.
Marguerite is survived by her beloved husband of 61 years, Philip; children, Mark (Maristella), David (Tracey), Sara (Robert) O'Hara and Ellen (Matthew) Lambert; daughter-in-law, Nancy Weatherholt and son-in-law, Mark Avery; grandchildren, Alexander (Sara) Avery, Matthew Weatherholt, Spencer (Katie) Avery, Michael Weatherholt, Nicholas Weatherholt, Madalyn (Christopher Brower) Weatherholt, Abigail Weatherholt, Katherine Weatherholt, Ethan Weatherholt and Lucas Lambert; and great-grandchildren, Kadence, Molly and Benjamin Avery.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at 10 a.m., with visitation beginning one hour prior, at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Graveside services will follow the Mass along with a luncheon in the Parish Hall.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Father Fred Foundation.
The family is especially grateful for the loving care provided by our dear friend, Marie Kettinger, and the staff at the Grand Traverse Pavilions.
Please visit www.reynolds-jonkhoff.com to share your memories with the family.
The family is being cared for by Reynolds Jonkhoff Funeral Home.
Published on August 9, 2018
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Brian and Pam McLenithan
Aug 09, 2018
Nancy, Madalyn and Abigail, we are so sorry for the loss of your dear Mimi. Know she was a special mother-in-law and grandmother. May your wonderful memories of her give you some peace at this difficult time.