Funeral Notices

September 10, 2013

Leota June Perkins

PERKINS - A funeral service for Leota June Perkins, 85, of Au Sable Forks, who died Sept. 1, 2013, was held Friday, Sept. 6, at Thwaits-Zaumetzer Funeral Home, in Au Sable Forks, with Pastor Virginia Pierce conducting the services. Two beautiful DVDs of pictures and music were played throughout the wake, thanks to Gene Gilbert and her granddaughter, Heather Gallaher. Susan Richards sang three beautiful songs. Her daughter, Deanna Santor, wrote and read her eulogy. Her granddaughter, Monica Thomas, read reflections of the wonderful grandmother she was. Pallbearers were her grandsons, John and Gene Santor, and Sean Perkins; as well as her grandsons-in-law, Marty Snow, Mike Thomas and Chad Garcia. Honorary pallbearers were her great-grandsons, Ryan Thomas, Nick Provost, Carson Garcia and Jack Thomas. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery, where Pastor Ginny read committal prayers. A bouquet of her favorite colors lavender and purple balloons were released to honor her. A reception was held at the American Legion Post 504 in Au Sable Forks following the services. Online condolences may be offered at

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