Lois Gayl MacRae
April 1, 1918-June 11, 2011
Lois Gayl MacRae, 93, we welcomed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday, June 11, 2011, at Hillsdale County Medical Care Facility in Hillsdale. She was born April 1, 1918, In Industry, PA to Earl and Grace (Aber) Hineman.
Lois married A. Bruce MacRae on Sept 30, 1948, in Los Angeles, Calif. he preceded her in death in 2003.
Before her marriage, Lois taught school in a one-room schoolhouse in South Dakota, then taught kindergarten in Los Angeles. After her marriage, she was a devoted homemake, wife and mother. She was an active member of Lockwood Community Church for many years. Lois was an avid gardener and enjoyed all of God's creation.
She is survived by her children, Pamela (David) Staff of Ames, Iowa; Fabienne Oda of Coldwater; Craig MacRae of Denver, CO; Lola (David) Snell of Hillsdale; grandchildren, Cameron (Janette) Staff, Briana (Joshua) Stensrud, Jason (Nikki) Oda, Michelle (Church) Morgan, Tiffanty Oda, Esther MacRae, Rebecca MacRae, Joshua Snell, Michaya Senll and Gabriya Snell and great-grandchildren, Dylan and Avery Staff and Beck Oda.
Funeral services will be 3 pm, Wed., June 15 at the Lockwood Community Church, Coldwatr, with the Rev. Shayne Looper officiating. Burial will be at the Lockwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2 pm until time of service at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Lockwood Community Church. Arrangements by Gillespie Funeral Home, Coldwater. Source: "Hillsdale Daily News", Michigan, www.genealogybank.com/