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Elizabeth Ann (Waterhouse) Thrams

1926 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Elizabeth Ann (Waterhouse) Thrams Obituary
Elizabeth Ann Thrams age 87 of Sherwood, passed away, Monday, August 26, 2013 at Maple Lawn Medical Care facility in Coldwater.

Elizabeth was born February 26, 1926 in Battle Creek, a daughter to the late Elmer & Mildred (Cronkhite) Waterhouse.

Elizabeth grew up in Augusta and Battle Creek, graduating from Kellogg High School in Battle Creek, for the past 60 plus years she had lived on there farm in Sherwood.

On March 16, 1946 she married Earl O. Thrams in Colon, he preceded her in death on June 1, 2012.

Elizabeth had worked for the Abbott Magic Company in Colon, was a homemaker and had helped her husband on the family farm. She enjoyed knitting, reading and crocheting.

She is survived by a daughter Patricia Jones of Elkhart, IN, son Michael T. (Maxine) Thrams of Sherwood, 3 grandchildren; Danny (Ronda) Thrams of Colon, David (Pam) Thrams of Sherwood, and Martin (Shane) Lanphere of Idaho, 9 great grandchildren, sister Marion Harrison of Cadillac, MI, and brother William Waterhouse of Factoryville and several nieces and nephews.

Elizabeth was preceded in death by a son-in-law Arthur Jones and sister, Virginia Coreless.

The family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday, August, 28 2013 from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. at the Schipper Funeral Home LTD. in Colon. Funeral services celebrating the life of Elizabeth Ann Thrams will be Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. from the Funeral home with Mr. David J. Farrell officiating. Burial will follow at Matteson Twp. Cemetery. If desired the family suggest memorials be made in memory of Elizabeth to the Maple Lawn Medical Care Facility. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Published in The Daily Reporter on Aug. 28, 2013
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