Gloria Jean McKenzie – age 77, longtime resident of Lake, passed away surrounded by family, shortly after returning home on hospice Sunday, August 30, 2020. Gloria was born to parents Roger Lewis and Vivian A. (Black) Hart at their home in Weidman, MI on December 7, 1942. Gloria married Charles Lewis McKenzie in Barryton, MI on February 16, 1963. She spent her years as a wife and homemaker, raising their children. Gloria enjoyed gardening, crafting, crocheting, canning, cooking, and loved being a grandmother to her many grandchildren. She also loved her teacup toy poodle, Snowball, to whom she insisted she must return home to see before her passing.
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Gloria will be missed by her children; Willis Ray (Maria) McKenzie, Scotty Wayne (Cynthia) McKenzie, Norman Leon (Marilyn) McKenzie, Roger Lewis McKenzie and his significant other, Bonnie, Charles Lewis McKenzie III, one daughter, Betty Tessman, and numerous loving grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Gloria was preceded in death by her husband, Charles “Scott” Lewis McKenzie, Jr, who passed earlier this same year, her parents, Roger and Vivian Hart, and a son in law, Louis Tessman.
According to family’s wishes, no services are scheduled, and a cremation has taken place. Please share your memories and condolences online with Gloria’s family at www.CampbellStocking.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Campbell Stocking Funeral Home, Farwell.