MUNISING, MI. - Julie Ann Spens, age 46, of E9901 County Road H-58, Munising, died unexpectedly at her home on Friday afternoon, November 8, 2013.
She was born in Munising to Stanley and Sheri (Boucher) Twork and was raised in Munising by her parents, William and Patricia (Melwiki) Dale. Julie graduated from Munising High School in 1986.
She worked in the Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti areas. Julie met Brian Spens in Hillman, Michigan and they were married on February 19, 1999. They moved to Rogers City and lived there until 2007. Brian took a job in Gulliver and they moved to the Manistique area. Julie was involved with the Moose Lodge in Manistique and the Li'l Indy's Club. In May of 2010, they moved to Munising. Julie enjoyed trips to the casino, playing bingo, fishing with Brian, camping, the smell of campfires and cooking.
She is survived by her husband - Brian Spens of Munising; her daughter - Elizabeth Meyer; parents - Bill and Pat Dale of Munising; sisters - Kathy Dale of Manistique and Penny and Kathy Twork; her parents-in-law - Harold and Joan Spens of Rogers City; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Julie was preceded in death by her biological parents and brothers Paul and Michael Twork.
Friends may visit and share memories with Julie's family at the Beck Funeral Home in Rogers City on Thursday, November 14, from 2:00 until 6:00 p.m.
Online condolences may be addressed through www.beckfuneralhome.org