Obituary: Marie Elizabeth Stein


MT. MORRIS — Marie Elizabeth Stein of Mt. Morris passed away Friday, May 13, 2011 at Maple Woods Manor. She was 80 years old.

Marie was born March 5, 1931 to Mr. and Mrs. Earl and Rose (Perry) Henry in Flint. She and Joseph Stein were united in marriage June 26, 1948 in Evart.

Marie leaves to cherish her memory her children, Mildred Wint (Peter Mikelens) of Flint, Gary Stein of Flushing and Rita Akins of Flushing; five grandchildren, Michael Akins, John and David VanBallegooijen, Lara Stein, and Andy Todd; and many other relatives and friends.

Marie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband to 57 years, Joseph; two brothers, John and James “Herbert” Henry.

Funeral services were held May 17, 2011, at the Miles Martin Funeral Home in Mt. Morris with Chaplin Goodman Cox officiating. Burial was at Flint Memorial Park. Those desiring, please direct memorial contributions to the Leader Dogs for the Blind, or American Cancer Society. Friends may share a memory with the family online at