Lois Marie Tembreull

L’ANSE — Lois Marie Tembreull, 87, of L’Anse, passed away on Friday, July 6, 2018, at Omega House in Houghton.

A lifelong resident of L’Anse, Lois was born on May 28, 1931, to the late Earl and Mildred (Sands) Daust.

She graduated from L’Anse High School in 1949, and married John “Pat” Tembreull on September 3, 1949, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Lois and Pat owned and operated Lakeview True Value in downtown L’Anse for many years. Lois had an abiding love for her community, and once served as L’Anse Township treasurer.

Lois was a faithful member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, sang in the choir for 70 years, and along with her husband headed up many ministries.

She loved bringing cookies to Bayside Village, and was known for her desserts at Greenhill Manor, where she resided.

Lois enjoyed quilting and reading, but spending time with her family and friends was most dear to her heart.

Lois is survived by her sons, John (Patricia) Tembreull, David (Carol) Tembreull, and Robert Tembreull, all of L’Anse; daughter, Catherine (Mark Mudgett) Van Erp of Ohio; 13 grandchildren; 23 great- grandchildren; two great- great-grandchildren; siblings, Perry Daust of Minnesota, James (Karen) Daust of Gaylord, Pat (Kathy) Daust of Marquette, and Margaret (Ray) McDonald of L’Anse; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her husband.

Visitation will be held at the Reid Funeral Service and Chapel, L’Anse, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11, 2018.

The family will also greet friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, L’Anse, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m.

A luncheon will be held in the church hall immediately following the mass.

Interment will take place at a later date in the L’Anse Evergreen Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts be directed to Sacred Heart Catholic Church or Omega House. Envelopes will be available at the funeral chapel and the church.

Lois’s obituary may also be viewed and condolences sent to the family at reidfuneralservicechapel.com

The Reid Funeral Service and Chapel, L’Anse has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.