REPUBLIC, Mich. - Doris E. Paquette, age 87, of 9842 Wahlstroms Road, Republic, and former Michigamme resident, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013, at her daughter's home while in the loving care of her family and U.P. Home Health & Hospice.
Doris was born September 9, 1925, in Escanaba to LeRoy and Elsie (Dupuis) Stahl. Doris resided in Michigamme where she operated the Youth Center and was a member of the former St. Agnes Catholic Church. She enjoyed playing BINGO and was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary.
Doris is survived by 5 children: Yvonne Paquette of Republic, Willard Paquette of Sheldon, Iowa, Trudy (Ken) Seppanen of Michigamme, Larry Paquette of Republic and Stacey (Jeff Kulju) Paquette of Republic, a brother Terry Stahl of Crandon, WI, 6 grandchildren: Travis Paquette, Laurie Guidebeck, Ken Seppanen Jr., Tracey Whitaker, Teresa Kulju and Dennis Paquette Jr., six great-grandchildren along with nieces and nephews.
Doris was preceded in death by her husband Willard, a son Dennis Paquette, a granddaughter Amber Kulju, 9 brothers, and 1 sister.
The Mass at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 7, 2013, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Republic will be offered in memory of Doris.
Doris's obituary may be viewed at bjorkandzhulkie. com where relatives and friends may leave a note of remembrance.