NEGAUNEE, Mich. - Faye E. Lahtinen-Troy, 66, formerly of 94 Croix St., died at 1:35 a.m. on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at the Eastwood Nursing Center where she had resided since 2010.
Faye was born November 11, 1946 in Ishpeming to William and Olive Harvey, was a graduate of White Pine High School, Class of 1964 and lived most of her life in this area. She worked as a heavy equipment operator and was a member of the Operating Engineers Local #324, Marquette for 30 years.
Faye was a member of the Negaunee Eagles Auxiliary. Her hobbies included gardening and camping.
Surviving are her daughter, Pam (Greg) Luokkala of Negaunee Township, 2 grandchildren: Kelsie and Riley Luokkala, 1 brother, Roy (Cathy) Harvey of Petoskey, 2 nephews: Tanner and Tyler Harvey, a special aunt, Marguerite "Mugs" Thibodeau of Ishpeming, numerous cousins and many friends. She was preceeded in death by her parents, her sister Jean Anderson, and her step-father, Frank Beljan.