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Marguerite Jean Kivesh
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KIVESH, Marguerite Jean, age 90, of Burton, died June 11,2017. Committal Service will be held 12:30 PM Thursday June 15, at Great Lakes National Cemetery, 4200 Belford Rd., Holly. Family will gather at the cemetery at 12:15 PM. Chaplain Steve Hittle officiating. Arrangements provided by Sharp Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 6063 Fenton Rd., Flint. Those desiring may make contributions to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Marguerite was born March 17, 1927 in St. Joseph, the daughter of Thomas Wilburn and Matilda (Hintchel) Pullins She married Alex Allen Kivesh July 18,1953 in Angola, IN. She was a Homemaker, at one time she was employed at AC Sparkplug Payroll Department. Marguerite was an excellent cook and seamstress, who also enjoyed crocheting.
Surviving are her daughters, Linda (John) Miller, Susan (John) Mansfield, and Marguerite "Peggy" (James) Burtrum; grandchildren, Jaime Kaatz, Jeanne(Ron) Newton, Jana (Scott) Forgach, Scott (Tracy) Miller, James (Naomi) Burtrum,and John (Laura) Burtrum; great grandchildren, Haley (Kyle) Mayle, Kasey Kaatz, Mackinzie Newton, Caitlin Newton, Jarad and Joli Forgach, Evan and Rowan Miller, Zachary and Logan Burtrum; sister-in-law, Margaret (Bill) Butenhoff.
Marguerite was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Alex; and her sister, Ruth Albertina Daniels.
A special thank you to Vicki Kelly and staff at Western Hills Living and to Heartland Hospice.
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committal service




12:30 PM
Great Lakes National Cemetery and St. Jude Episcopal Church Memorial Garden

4200 Belford Rd
Holly, MI 48442

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Great Lakes National Cemetery

4200 Belford Road
Holly, MI 48442

Memorial Contribution

National Multiple Sclerosis Society


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