Vivian North

GWINN, MI. – Vivian North, 88, of Shingleton, passed away Thursday, August 7, 2014 at home, with her family by her side and under the care of Lake Superior Hospice.

She was born August 5, 1926, in Gwinn, a daughter of the late Elias and Alma (Soukkamaki) Roos.

Vivian married Harold Dean North on June 11, 1945 in Munising and he preceded her in death in 2009.

She is survived by four children, Mary Allison of Gwinn, Patricia (Allen) Whitcomb of Ashland, WI, Deana North of Gwinn and Raymond North of Shingleton; 5 grandchildren & 7 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by 6 brothers and a sister.

A private graveside service will be held in Maple Grove Cemetery in Munising.

The Canale-Gwinn Funeral Home is assisting the family where memories may be shared at canalefu