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26090 Pine Street
Calumet, MI 49913
Phone: (906) 337-4600
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Joyce Pavolich

Joyce Estelle Pavolich

Monday, October 28, 1935 - Thursday, April 25, 2019
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April 25, 2019 Fulton

Joyce Pavolich, 83, a resident of Fulton passed away at her home on Thursday, April 25, 2019.
She was born in Fulton, on October 28, 1935, the daughter of the late William and Ellen (Keranen) Luokkanen.
Joyce attended the Mohawk school and Calumet High School, graduating with the class of 1952.
On September 5, 1959 she was united in marriage to Donald Pavolich.
Joyce was employed throughout the years at Oja’s Market, The Keweenaw Mountain Lodge and as Deputy Clerk for Keweenaw County before retiring in 1995.
She enjoyed gardening, doing puzzles, baking, spending time with her grandchildren and traveling with her sisters and nieces.
Preceding her in death were her sister June (Bill) Lahti and brother Bill Luokkanen.
Surviving are her husband of almost 60 years Don, sons Mark of Laurium and Matt of Mohawk, grandchildren Chelsea (Ryan), Carissa and Wyatt and grandpup Sarge. Her sister Jane (Carl) Bjorn of Ahmeek and sister-in-law Linda Luokkanen of Fulton and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday April 30, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the First Apostolic Lutheran Church in Fulton with Pastor David Taivalkoski to officiate.
Friends may call at the Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home in Calumet on Monday, April 29th from 4-8 PM and one hour prior to the funeral at the church on Tuesday.
Burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery in Ahmeek.
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  • Visitation

    Monday, April 29, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Monday, April 29, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Erickson-Crowley-Peterson Funeral Home
    26090 Pine Street
    Calumet, MI 49913
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  • Interment

    Tuesday, April 30, 2019 |
    Tuesday, April 30, 2019
    Calvary Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Ahmeek, Michigan 49901
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Joann Lahti

Posted at 02:10pm
My condolences to the family of Joyce Pavolich. She was an ardent bingo fan at Post #230, where I got to know her Hope Heaven has bingo where you can find the right card and place to sit
My Blessing to the Family Joann Lahti

Barbara & Keith Finkel

Posted at 07:50pm
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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Joan Sever

Posted at 11:34am
Please accept our deepest sympathies on the loss of your lovely Mother. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Joan and George Sever

Ms. Davis

Posted at 02:23pm
My deepest condolences to the family for your loss. May you find comfort in God's promise to soon "swallow up death forever" and to wipe away the tears from all faces." Isaiah 25:8

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