Clipped From The Holland Evening Sentinel
Mrs. B. Marcotte Succumbs at 77 FREMONT - Mrs. Blanche M. Marcotte, 77, formerly of 127 West 14th St., Holland, whose husband, Zara, died Nov. 30, died at the Newaygo County Medical Care Facility in Fremont Tuesday evening. She had been a resident at the facility since August of 1963. Born in Sheridan township in Newaygo County, she came to Holland with her family in 1912. For many years prior to 1952 she operated a pleating and button business at her home. She also had been active in women's bowling circles. Surviving are one son, Dr. Reo J. Marcotte of Belmont, Mass.; one daughter-in-law, Mrs. Rita Marcotte of Holland; one son-in- law, Dr. M.H. Hamelink of Holland; five grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. John Derks of Fremont; one brother, Fred Mast of fielding. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Nib- belmk-Notier Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Russell W. Vande Bunte officiating. Burial will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens Friends may meet the family at the Nibbelink-Notier Chapel Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m.