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1 of 10 | Posted by: Sharon Cole - Marysville, MI

“Carol and Doug, I just learned of your mothers passing. She was a great person to know and work with. I will always remember my days with her at work...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Logan - Burtchville, MI

“Carol,I am very sad to hear about your mom. She was a patient at PHH one time & I was the nurse caring for her. She left an impression on me and I...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Osterland - China, MI

“Dear Carol and Doug, I'm so sad that I can't be at Ma's funeral. I love this photo of her...brings back memories of her great (sometimes irreverent)...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Ardie Hayes - Port Huron, MI

“I am so sorry to say farewell to such a precious lady. She always had a smile on her face when we saw her and always greeted us with a hug and kiss....Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Deb & Norm MacDonald - Marysville, MI

“Carol, I am sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. She led a good life but I know it is still difficult to lose a loved one. I have a fun story to...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Joe and Lynda Demeter - TX

“I loved Charlotte! I worked with her in 1975 at PHH in OB qnd she was the first one to hold my son when he was born. She was like a 2nd mom to me. I...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Diane Merriman - Port Sanilac, MI

“Carol,I am sorry to hear of your loss, but know your mother is with the Lord and the rest of her family, and hope this give you some comfort now and...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“God Bless you Carol and Doug and families! I am so sorry to hear about your mom. So many wonderful memories! Charlotte always came to the showers and...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Martha (Lent) Parker - Tifton, GA

10 of 10 | Posted by: Diane (Burns Cameron) Merriman - MI

Charlotte Irene Pelton, 90, of Marysville, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, January 15, 2018 at home surrounded by her family.

She was born July 17, 1927 in Alpena to the late Lawson and Ruth Collins. She married Earl Pelton on December 23, 1946 in Port Huron. He preceded her in death on August 4, 2006.

Mrs. Pelton was an LPN with Port Huron Hospital and retired from the Maternity Unit, where she was affectionately called "Ma", in 1989. Faith was a very important part of her life. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church and a former longtime member of Our Saviour Lutheran Church. She enjoyed reading, wood carving, quilting, decoupage, ceramics, traveling and spending time with family and friends.

She is survived by two children, Carol Hendrick (Gene Warshefski) and Douglas (Kemmie) Pelton; a daughter-in-law, Susan Pelton; six grandchildren, Dennis Hendrick, Jason (Christy) Hendrick, Christopher (Krista) Pelton, Heather Pelton, Melanie Pelton and Kevin Pelton; seven great grandchildren, Caleb and Taylor Hendrick, Elizabeth and Rylee Pelton, Grayson and Carson Campbell and Jordan Pelton; two sisters, Beverley Zauner and Sharon Curtiss; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two sons, Dennis and Craig Pelton; and three siblings, Herbert Collins, Bruce Collins and Joyce Huffman.

Visitation will be 3-7 p.m. Thursday in the Marysville Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, January 19, 2018 in the Marysville Funeral Home with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. The Reverend Bonnie Klos will officiate.

Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, Port Huron.

Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Water Hospice, Our Saviour Lutheran Church or St. Paul Lutheran Church. To send condolences, visit

For complete information visit Marysville Funeral Home.