Alice passed away, surrounded by her loving family, Tuesday, October 31, 2023, at her home in Battle Creek.
She was born in Gladwin on May 5, 1930, the daughter of Albert and Nellie (Kern) Sampson. Alice had been a resident of Allegan for many years and was an elementary school teacher at the Allegan Seventh Day Adventist School. She was also a long time member of the Allegan Seventh Day Adventist Church. In her free time she enjoyed gardening and canning. She loved her family very much and cherished the time she got to spend with her grandchildren.
Surviving are her children, Bryan Salyer of Battle Creek, Monte Salyer of Georgia and Dalice Skapnit of Lawrence; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild along with many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Ross in 2007.
According to her wishes cremation has taken place.
Burial of ashes will be held at Fort Custer National Cemetery with her husband at a later time.
Contributions in memory of Alice may be made to Harmony Cares Hospice.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.