Wendy M. LaBelle

CRYSTAL FALLS — Wendy M. LaBelle, 57, of Crystal Falls, died unexpectedly on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at her home.

She was born June 8, 1961, in Lake Linden, daughter of the late Vivian and Irene (Simonen) Racine. Wendy was raised in Lake Linden area and graduated from Lake Linden-Hubbell high school in 1979. She attended Northern Michigan University and graduated with a degree in nursing from Finlandia University.

Wendy has lived in Crystal Falls for the past eight years and was the Director of Nursing at the Iron County Medical Care Facility. She was the previous Director of Nursing at Cypress Manor in Hancock.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Michael Labelle, in 1996, and by her second husband, Michael Pascoe, in 2017.

Wendy loved to read and enjoyed going to the casino. She also enjoyed family gatherings and spending time with friends.

She is survived by one son, Daniel Labelle; four brothers, Scott (Heidi) Racine of Algoma, Wisconsin, Wayne (Donna) Racine of Quinnesec, Terry (Brenda) Racine of Dollar Bay, and Grant (Joan) Racine of Burleson, Texas. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Alan “Lannie” Racine in 1955.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the “Family of Wendy Labelle” at 300 S. 4th St., Apt. 2 B Crystal Falls, MI 49920.

Condolences to the family of Wendy Labelle may be expressed online at nashfuneralhome.net.

The family has entrusted to Nash Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Crystal Falls with the arrangements.