Alvin Laray Lightfoot (1941-2003)
|Alvin Laray Lightfoot|
|Born:||22 May 1941 Petoskey, Michigan|
|Died:||21 Feb 2003 Petoskey, Michigan|
|Father:||Byron Russell Lightfoot|
|Mother:||Nina Mae R. Cease|
Leona Marie Lightfoot|
Alvin Laray Lightfoot
|Married:||21 Jul 1962 Emmet Co., Michigan|
Betsy L. Lightfoot
Nancy Sue Lightfoot
Alvin L. Lightfoot, 61, of Harbor Springs, died Feb. 21, 2003, at Northern Michigan Hospital.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, at Stutsmanville Chapel. Pastor Edward Warner will officiate. Interment will take place in Lakeview Cemetery.
Alvin was born May 22, 1941, in Petoskey, the son of Byron and Nina (Cease) Lightfoot. He attended Harbor Springs schools and graduated in 1959.
He married the former Susan Garver on July 21, 1961.
From 1961 until 1964, he served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Arizona. He returned to Harbor Springs and worked as a building contractor for many years.
Alvin is survived by his wife; four daughters, Amy Heminger and her husband, Wayne, of Harbor Springs, Betsy Oberg and her husband, Tony, of Petoskey, Karen Delnick and her husband, Matt, of Houston, Texas, and Nancy Lightfoot and her husband, Daniel "Choppy" Gasco III of Harbor Springs. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Ally, Matthew, Jacob, Hayden, Emily, Ben, Tricia, Olivia and Jack; his sisters, Rhoda Ritter and her husband; Roger, of Traverse City, Imelda Hofbauer and her husband, Gerald, of Alanson, Marilyn "Midge" Truman and her husband, Robert, of Harbor Springs. Also surviving are Alvin's mother-and father-in-law, Kenneth and Elizabeth Garver, of Harbor Springs, and brother-and sister-in-law, Ken and Elaine Garver, of Harbor Springs; and many nieces and nephews.
The family suggests memorial donations be made to Allied EMS, 3407 M-119, Harbor Springs, Mich. 49740, for "new ambulance at Harbor Springs Division."
Arrangements are being made by the Schiller Funeral Home of Harbor Springs.
- Marriage: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Marriages:
- Lightfoot, Alvin & Garver, Susan
- Date of Marriage: 7/21/1962
- Liber: 1962
- Folio: 73
- Death: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Deaths:
- Lightfoot, Alvin Laray
- Date of Death: 2/21/2003
- Liber: 2003
- Folio: 81
- Place of Death: Petoskey, MI
- Burial: Greenwood Cemetery Index, Petoskey, Michigan:
- Lightfoot, Alvin L.
- Age: 61
- Born: 5/22/1941
- Died: 2/21/1941
- Burial: 0/0/0000
- Cemetery: Lakeview, Harbor Springs
- Obituary: on file
- Military: Veteran US ARMY