Minnie A. (Belcher) Watkins age 71 of Osseo, passed away Monday, February 23, 2009 at home surrounded by her family. She was born on March 22, 1937 in Hudson, the daughter of Leo and Almeda Deck.
Minnie was grandmother to seventy-eight. She loved them dearly and they will miss her deeply.
Minnie is survived by six daughters, Beverly (Charles) Osborn of Pittsford, Louise (James) Denby, Arlene Daniels, Jamie (Randy) Skursky all of Osseo, Debbie (Jerry Calloway) of Addison and Shirley (Gary) Lamb of Osseo, two step children, Jeffery Watkins, Jr., of Osseo and Robin (Rocky) Martinez of Rosebush, twenty-one grandchildren, fifty seven great grandchildren, extra special great granddaughter, Marysa Wilson, friend and companion Jeffery Watkins of Osseo, special friend, Karen Gibler of Hudson, two sisters, Mary Jane Stockford of Pittsford, Emma Jean Hill of Pittsford, one brother, Donald Arthur Deck of Osseo and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband, James A. Belcher, daughter, Minnie Arlene Belcher, her parents, two grandsons, one great grandson four brothers and five sisters.
Funeral Services for Minnie will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, February 26, 2009 at the Brown-Van Hemert Funeral Home in Hudson with Pastor Dr. Samuel E. Wickard officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Hudson. Visitation will be on Wednesday, February 25, 2009 from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. at the Brown-Van Hemert Funeral Home in Hudson. Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Lenawee or The Hickman Cancer Center. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
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