Traverse City Record-Eagle

September 26, 2013

Mildred 'Cam' Louise Cassens Died Sept. 24, 2013

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — TRAVERSE CITY — Mildred “Cam” Louise Cassens, 100, of Traverse City, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, at Munson Medical Center.

Mildred Campbell was born on March 13, 1913, in East Hampton, Mass. She was married to John Donald Cassens on Sept. 1, 1938. He preceded her in death.

Mildred lived at Boardman Lakes Glens with her friends and was known for her love of books and reading.

Surviving are a daughter, Karen (Hobby) Thompson, of New Zealand; sons, John (Michelle) Cassens, of Eastmanville, Stephen (Lory) Cassens, of Traverse City, Glenn (Joy) Cassens, of Mequon, Wis., and Paul (Singh) Cassens, of Honolulu, Hawaii; plus 11 grandchildren,13 great-grandchildren and a sister, Norma Calahan, of Milford, Conn.

Memorials may be sent to the Traverse Area District Library in her name.

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The family is being served by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.