Margaret Lovett

Margaret Lovett

Margaret E. Lovett of Otsego, Michigan passed away Friday, October 7, 2011 in Alamo. Mrs. Lovett was born June 27, 1919 in Richland, Michigan to Dorsey and Gertrude (Grigsby) Ames. Margaret worked for Eaton Corp. for 30 years before retiring in 1982. She enjoyed her family and times spent with them, plus her extended family for the past four years at FMC Oshtemo Dialysis Clinic. Margaret loved flowers and birds and had a special cat, Jazz “Kitty Kitty”.

She is survived by a son and his wife, John C. and Sue Lovett of Otsego; a daughter and her husband, Margaret Ann and Marshall Howrigon of Plainwell; six grandchildren, Debra Lovett, John C. (Wendy) Lovett, Jr., Robin Goodrich, Tonia (Mark) Shoup, Tracey (Jim) Digby and Trent Howrigon; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Carl Lovett; her parents; a sister, Ellen Ames Young; two brothers, Fred Ames and Clarence Ames; and a special friend, George.

In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place. Friends may visit with her family from 6 to 8 P.M. Sunday at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego where a Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Monday, Celebrant Bill Rose officiating.

Contributions in memory of Margaret may be made to the Alamo Nursing Home or Borgess Foundation/VNA and Hospice.

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  1. Jerry and Judy Shumaker says:

    Maggie and Marsh. Our thoughts and sympathy are with you and your family on the loss of your mom.

  2. Liza Wolfe says:

    I am sorry for your loss. Life outlives the bloom.

    I am a Lovett and am wondering what Carl’s parents names were and where they came from.

    Thank you

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  4. Barb and Skip sisson says:

    We are thinking of you during this sad time. Keep the happy memories of your mom with you to help you through the difficult days ahead..

  5. Tamara Ongegu says:

    May God Bless you and your family. Sorry for your loss. I work at Alamo Nursing Rehab and took care of Margret she was a very loving lady a gem

  6. Judy Galloway says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time of loss and sadness.

  7. June and Roger Kennedy says:

    John and Sue, Margaret and Marshall, and family
    The Lovett Family has been a part of our life for many years. Margaret and Carl were great neighbors, just good people. Many great memories’ Bless all of you’
    June and Roger

  8. Susi (Lovett) Thomas says:

    It has been many years since I have seen Aunt Margaret, but I remember her and Uncle Carl well. Carl came to my wedding in Alabama back in 1987. I am Eric Lovett’s daughter, Lewis Lovett’s granddaughter. My condolences to the family and I wish I could be up there for the services today.

  9. Eric Lovett says:

    Aunt Margaret was a wonderful woman and beloved by family, friends and caregivers alike. She will be deeply missed. My condolences to all and my prayers are with her.

  10. Charlene Wood says:

    Dear Family,

    As you know, Margaret was my “Very Special Friend”.
    She was so proud of her family and so happy with them for her care. We will surely miss her but our memories will keep her in our hearts.
    I’m sorry and sad for all of you – – and me too.


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