ISHPEMING, MI – Clara Joseph, age 87, of 223 W. Ridge St., Ishpeming passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at her home while in the loving care of her family and the Lake Superior Hospice.
The family will greet relatives and friends from 4 until 7pm on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at the Bjork & Zhulkie Funeral Home, where a parish prayer service will be held at 7:00pm. Visitation will resume on Monday January 14, 2013 at the St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church from 9:30 11am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00am on Monday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church with the Rev. Fr. Greg Heikkala to officiate. A luncheon will follow in the K-D Hall. Interment will take place at the Ishpeming Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Clara’s grandsons.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the St. John’s Catholic Church Memorial Fund or the Ishpeming Booster Club.
Clara’s obituary will appear in Saturday’s Mining Journal and may be viewed at www.bjorkandzhulkie.com where relatives and friends may leave a note of remembrance.