Brenda Laverne Huotari, 74, of Herron passed away Friday, November 25, 2022, at MyMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.
Brenda Laverne Waters was born in Paris, Tennessee on March 23, 1948, to the late Harry and Hilda (Hurt) Waters. She married Michael Huotari on December 21, 1968. She enjoyed reading, doing puzzles, playing Bingo and fishing.
Surviving are her husband, Michael; 2 sons, Michael (Jennifer) Huotari, Jr., Eric (Teraneh) Huotari; 5 grandchildren, Michael III, Kara, Noah, Eric Jr., Blake; brother, Van Waters; sister, LaVonne (Dave) Malcolm; several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Huotari was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry Waters; and a sister, Loleta Brotzke.
Visitation will take place at the Bannan Funeral Home Saturday, December 3, 2022, from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. with Rev. Arnie Kirschner officiating.
Interment: King Settlement Cemetery
Memorials: Zonta Club Memorial Walk