Traverse City Record-Eagle


September 22, 2013

Ruth (Tincknell) Hagaman Died Sept. 14, 2013

LEONARD, Mich. — Ruth Madelyn (Tincknell) Hagaman, formerly of Traverse City and Leonard, Mich. celebrated her 94th birthday on Sept. 14, 2013 by reuniting with her family in Heaven.

Ruth was born Sept. 14, 1919 to Charles and Bessie (Warren) Tincknell in Romeo, Mich. She was preceded in death by her husband, Burton F. Hagaman; her sons, Jerry Burton and Thomas Edward Hagaman; and her brothers, Don and George Tincknell. She is survived by daughters-in-law Mary Jo Hagaman of Ann Arbor, Mich. and Jocelyn Hagaman of Grand Ledge, Mich.; a granddaughter Jodi (Chris) Overbeek; and three great-grandchildren Joshua, Caleb and Emma of Milan, Mich; a brother, Clare (Barbara) Tincknell of Grand Rapids, Mich.; a sister, Leone Krause of Washington, Mich.; and many nieces and nephews.

The family will conduct private graveside services at the Romeo Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Munson Healthcare Regional Foundation’s Love Light Ceremony, 210 Beaumont Place, Traverse City, MI 49684.

The family is being served by Metcalf & Jonkhoff Funeral Service, 4291 Cascade Rd SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546, 616-940-7333,

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