Trina Lynn Haas, age 64, went to be with her Lord and Savior while surrounded by family and loved ones on Sunday, May 21, 2017.
She will be lovingly remembered by her mother, Mary Jane Haas; sister, Belinda Coker; son, Travis Wrede; daughter, Beth (James) Holbrook; and seven grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Theron Haas; and four-month-old son, Adam Wrede.
Trina was born in Frankfort, moving to Ludington as a child.
She attended West Shore Community College and Ferris State University to become a licensed practical nurse and later a registered nurse.
Her nursing career started in Ludington and then Waukegan, Illinois. Trina moved to Traverse City in 1981 and worked at Munson Medical Center in pediatrics as charge nurse in neonatal ICU and was a member of NICU flight transport team. She was an active and passionate member of committees that would improve the care of her babies. Her love of nursing showed in the care she gave to all her patients and their families.
In her life Trina adored her grandchildren, spending time with friends, gardening and had an endless joy for life.
There will be a memorial service to celebrate her life on Saturday, June 17, at 10 a.m., at Church of the Living God, 1514 Birmley Road, Traverse City, MI 49696. A time of remembrance followed by a light lunch will be enjoyed.
Published on May 25, 2017