KEARSARGE - Carolyn Mortti, 52, a resident of Kearsarge, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2012, at Marquette General Hospital.
Carolyn was born October 10, 1959, in Laurium, a daughter of Howard and Helen (Mottonen) Lahti. She graduated from Calumet High School and attended Suomi College.
She worked as a physical therapy assistant at Portage Health until 1995 when she retired due to health.
On June 19, 1983, she married Mark Mortti at Bethany Lutheran Church in Mohawk.
She was preceded in death by her best friend and mom, Helen Lahti, as well as two brothers, Ron and Roger Lahti.
Carolyn enjoyed spending time at her camp in Oliver Bay. She also loved spending time with her grandkids. She enjoyed the outdoors, four-wheeling and cooking. She also loved her animals.
She is survived by her husband, Mark; sons, Nathan (Tanya) of Painesdale, Christopher (Heather) of Ahmeek, Ronald (Jenny Knight) of Buffalo, N.Y. and Joshua of Mohawk; six grandchildren: Christian, Nathan, Ava, Aiden, Leland and one more granddaughter due in October; her father, Howard (Joanne) Lahti of Ahmeek; sister, Kathie Lahti of Marquette County.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 19 in the Erickson Crowley Funeral Home in Calumet at 3 p.m. with Pastor Bob White officiating. Friends may call in the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery in Ahmeek.
Online condolences may be left for the family at ericksoncrowley.com.