CALME Virginia Lee
of Naperville, IL, formerly of Waterford and Kalamazoo, died November 5, 2017 at 91 years of age. Born February 9, 1926 in Hoxie, Arkansas the daughter of the late Henry and Ada Cooper. Beloved wife of the late Joseph A. Calme; loving mother of Joseph (Nancy) Calme Jr. and James (Joanne) Calme; proud grandmother of Ryan (Jessica) Calme, Jenny Calme, Christine Calme and Jaime Calme, great grandmother to Gordon and Eleanor Calme. Preceded in death by her siblings J. Woodrow (Kaye) Cooper, Maurice (Francis) Cooper, Horace (Ruby) Cooper, Cledith (Lesley) Turner and Neva LaDece Cooper. She had many nieces and nephews, and was especially close to her niece, Theresa Turner. Virginia and her husband Joseph were longtime members of Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church before moving to Kalamazoo.
Wednesday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at our WATERFORD location and on Thursday from 9:30-10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church.
Funeral Mass Thursday, November 9, 2017, 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church. (5481 Dixie Hwy., Waterford) Burial following at Ottawa Park Cemetery, Clarkston.
Memorials may be directed to Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Joe, Nancy, Jim, Joanne. What a wonderfully full life Aunt Virginia had. She has waited a long time to see Uncle Joe again. I am sure he was standing right there waiting for her too. I hope you find peace knowing that this was just a stop in her eternal journey. Now her real life begins.
Whitney Kae Turner Baker
I was so saddened to hear of Aunt Gent's passing. She was one of the sweetest people in have ever met. Such a gentle kind soul with an infectious smcile . praying for Joe , Jaime, and their families, as well as for my Aunt Therese ... Who was especially close to her. ??