Alma Lee Owens of Midland passed away at her residence on Saturday May 8, 2021. Alma was born November 15, 1931 in Vernon Township, MI the daughter of David and Alma Seiter of Clare where she spent her first 45 years. Alma and Ray Owens were married in June of 1950 and raised their family for the next 35 years. The family attended the Clare United Methodist church where she taught Sunday School, sang in the choir and chaperoned many youth trips. Many wonderful family memories were made at 8-Point Lake water skiing.
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In the 80s, Alma moved to Midland where she was owner/operator of "A Stitch in Time" sewing alterations. She was a active member of the Living Word Church where she would often use her musical talents and gifts. She was a talented vocalist and it was a joy to hear her sing.
Alma Lee enjoyed time with her children and grandchildren. Alma is survived by her 3 children, Kathy Owens Evans, Bruce (Jan) Owens, Becky Owens Ayers, 5 grandchildren, Katie, Brian, Valorie, Julia and Tyler, 7 great grandchildren, Max, Naomi, Zeke, Henry, Gweneth, Emerson and Tripp. Alma was preceded in death by her parents David and Alma Seiter, a brother David W. Seiter and is survived by her two sisters Connie Garthe and Madeline Brockway.
A celebration of life will take place at the Clare Church of the Nazarene on May 29th, 2021 with visitation at 10:00am and service at 11:00am. In keeping with Alma's wishes, cremation has taken place. Her ashes will be placed at Cherry Grove cemetery next to her parents and brother.
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Memorial contributions in memory of Alma may be directed to Living Word Church at 2010 N. Stark Road Midland, MI or the charity of your choice.