Mina June Papke, age 90, of Bad Axe, formerly of Columbiaville died February 17, 2019 at Courtney Manor in Bad Axe.
Mina was born January 15, 1929 in Lapeer, Michigan to the late Edward and Elizabeth Abbey. She later married William G. Papke. Mina was a member of Faith Gospel Tabernacle, and visited Bad Axe Senior Center often. She enjoyed crocheting, reading the bible, gardening, but most of all spending time with her family - especially all her grandchildren.
Mina is survived by her children: Darlene (Jesse) Hittle, Joe Papke, Wilma (Martin) Erskine, Laura (Ken) LaLone, Mike Papke, siblings: Iva Barber, Grace Shell, 14 grandchildren, and 40 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and siblings: Gilbert, Louie, Eddie, Lucille, and Ethel.
Funeral service 11:00 AM on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Jansen Family Funeral Home - Columbiaville, where friends may visit Wednesday 3:00 to 9:00 PM. Mr. Jesse Hittle officiating. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery in Columbiaville. Memorial contributions in memory of Mina may be made to the family. Share memories, condolences, and pictures online with the family at www.jansenfuneralhome.com