Obituary: Nancy K. Brackett


HERSEY TOWNSHIP — Nancy K. Brackett, 66, of Hersey Twp. near Evart, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at Vista Fast of Waukegon, Ill.

She was born Jan. 10, 1945, to Donald Lee Brackett and Ruth Irene Bush in Reed City. She graduated from Evart High School in 1962. She was married May 3, 1969, in Hersey to Orris L. Brackett, who passed away Jan. 26, 2005.

She was a lifelong Evart area resident, where she worked for the State Highway Department, retiring in 2001. She was a member of the Ladies of the Moose, where she did much volunteer work. She enjoyed her show truck and attending car shows.

She leaves behind two sons, James Elton of Evart and Randy Elton of Florida; one granddaughter, LaTasha Elton of Evart; one great grandson, Jay-Dyn Irvin of Evart; and special friend, Ed Siniarski of Evart.

She was preceeded in death by her parents; husband Orris; infant daughter Sandy; and brother David.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 16 at Corey Funeral Home, Evart. Place of interment is at Oakdale Cemetery, Hersey.