Laura Marie Baldwin
Laura Marie Baldwin (Capon), resident of Kalkaska, was born Nov. 17, 1943 and passed away Nov. 19, 2019.
Laura was one of three children born to the late Royal and Theresa Capon and was the beloved wife (widow) of Robert Glenn Baldwin for 31 years.
Laura will forever be remembered by her partner, Lee Pietraallo; devoted sisters, June Merideth and Adeline Cousino; beloved six children, Robert (Vicki) Scott, Tisch Scott, Dawn Genereaux, Kenneth (Melinda) Scott, "Late" Robert C. (Christy) Baldwin and Thomas (Michelle) Baldwin; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Laura leaves behind countless family members and friends who were blessed to know her. Laura touched the lives of many people with her smile and loving care.
Laura was a member of the St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church and loved spending her retirement with her children and grandchildren in Michigan, while traveling to Arizona to spend winters with her partner and friends.
Friends and family are invited to attend a memorial Mass service and luncheon on Dec. 21, 2019 with a family gathering at 10 a.m. and Mass at 11 a.m., at St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, 438 County Road 612, Kalkaska, MI 49646.
The family requests that any donations be sent to St. Mary of the Woods Church.
Published on December 2, 2019


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Saturday December 21, 2019
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

St Mary of the Woods Catholic Church
438 County Road 612, Kalkaska, MI, USA

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Alan and Lynn Henning
Dec 04, 2019
Such a sweet Lady. We are so sorry for your loss.
Roger & Bobbie Jo Bailey
Dec 03, 2019
Laura will be missed by us and all those who loved her . She was a very special friend to so many . We were blessed to be called her friends . Prayers for her family & Lee and his family .
Tonya Powell Krumm
Dec 03, 2019
So sorry to hear of her passing!! She was a wonderful person!! With a heart of gold!! She raised wonderful children!! God has a Beautiful Angel!!! Bless you in the name of Jesus!!🙏🙏💓💓
Diane Stubbe
Dec 03, 2019
Sending prayers and heart felt sorrow for all the family. I will remember her in our journey for Relay for Life down at Fiesta Grande. God has his loving arms around her .
Ellen Besaw
Dec 03, 2019
My heart is SO SAD reading this !!!!!! I love this lady. We have shared So MANY conversations and laughs over SO MANY years. She is a BEAUTIFUL soul , she loved her children and I am so happy she shared you guys with us. I am so sorry for your loss. Ellen Besaw
Shirley Holdsworth
Dec 02, 2019
Laura became a better friend each year I knew her. You will be missed by your many friends at Fiesta Grande!
Lynn Caldwell
Dec 02, 2019
Laura was wonderful lady full of energy, she was a loyal member of the Fiesta Grande Solos group. A friend, always had time for everyone. Sympathy to her family.
Lynn Caldwell
Dec 02, 2019
Laura was a very special friend, always fun & full of Energy, she was a valued member of the Fiesta Grande Solos group! She will be greatly missed ! Sympathies to her family. Lynn Caldwell
Penny and Jim Thomson
Dec 02, 2019
Laura was a sweet lady and a good friend and we will miss her. Our sympathies for her family.
Sandra Dinwoodie
Dec 02, 2019
So, so sorry. We were just getting to know Laura, and to love her sense of humor and love of life. We loved spending time with her. So very glad she was here this summer.
Ronald E Leleniewski
Dec 02, 2019
Such an unexpected loss. Knew Laura as a wonderful former neighbor and friend.