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Emily Ann Cloft

April 11, 1997 ~ May 1, 2018 (age 21)

Emily Ann Cloft, 21, of Alpena passed away from an unexpected medical event (pulmonary embolism) on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.

Emily was born in Alpena on April 11, 1997 to Brian and Shari (Hoppe) Cloft.  She graduated for Alpena High School Class of 2015 and has been attending Alpena Community College.  For the past three years she has been employed at Dean Arbour Ford Lincoln.  Emily enjoyed traveling, including a trip to Europe with the ACC Language Society in 2017, riding motorcycle, watersports on Long Lake and especially spending time with friends and family.

Emily is survived by her parents, Brian “Gus” and Shari; 3 siblings, Chelsey, Jared, Danielle; niece Brynley; grandfather, Patrick and Mary Ellen Hoppe; uncle Matt and Cathi Hoppe; aunt, Barbara and Thomas Murphy; several cousins and her many special friends.

She was preceded in death by grandparents, Ben and Audrey Cloft; grandmother, Carolyn Hoppe; uncle Tom Cloft and aunt Sue (Charles “Skip”) Schuler.

Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, May 19, 2018, at 11 a.m. at St. Anne Church of All Saints Parish with Rev. James Fitzpatrick officiating followed by a celebration of Emily’s life at the APlex.  Arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to ACC Language Society.