GRAWN — Helena J. Antoine, age 87, of Grawn, passed away Thursday morning, March 27, 2014, at her home. She was born in Hart on Aug. 3, 1926, the daughter of the late Jacob and Della (Smith) Battice.
Helena is survived by her children, Larry (Vicki) Antoine, of Marshall, Cletus (Gerda) Antoine Jr., of Rosswell, Ga., Thomas (Rosemary) Antoine, of Peshawbetown, Sharon Edgington, of Grawn, and Lorraine Livingston, of Houston, Texas; by 15 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and by numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Helena was also preceded in death by her daughter, Shirley Antoine in 1987.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 31, at 1:30 p.m., at the Johnson Funeral Home in Manistee, with the Rev. John McCracken officiating. Burial will be in Mount Carmel Cemetery in Manistee. The family will receive friends at the Johnson Funeral Home on Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation of Manistee; www.johnson-funeral-home.com.