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Betty Jane (LaCross) Smigelski

September 26, 1959 ~ January 30, 2021 (age 61)

Obituary

Betty Jane Smigelski. 61, of Alpena passed away Saturday, January 30, 2021 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Betty Jane LaCross was born in Alpena on September 26, 1959 to the late Thomas and Joyce (White) LaCross and married Donald Smigelski on October 6, 1979.  She was employed at Alpena Public Schools and has been a board member of Friends Together for 15 years.  Betty was a member of All Saints Parish, Friends Together, enjoyed her Wednesday “Sew Sista’s” and spending time at Long Lake with family and friends.

Surviving are her husband, Don; 3 sons, Philip Smigelski, William (Lori) Smigelski, Andrew (fiancée, Emily Kroll) Smigelski; 3 grandchildren, Gabriel, Hailey, Hannah; 7 siblings, Edmund (Suzii) LaCross, Thomas (Gerrie) LaCross, Debbie Gleason, Peggy (Tom) Marzean, Patti (Mike Laseck) LaCross, Diane (Mike) Brown, Mark LaCross; several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will take place at the Bannan Funeral Home on Wednesday from 2 p.m. until the time of the private parish prayer service at 7:30 p.m.  Visitation will continue at St. Anne Church of All Saints Parish on Thursday from 2 p.m. until the time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 3 p.m.   For those unable to attend both parish prayer service and Mass will be livestreamed at www.bannanfuneralhome.com.
Inurnment: Holy Cross Cemetery

Memorials: Friends Together

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
February 3, 2021

2:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Bannan Funeral Home
222 S. Second Avenue
Alpena, MI 49707

Private Service
Wednesday
February 3, 2021

7:30 PM
Bannan Funeral Home
222 S. Second Avenue
Alpena, MI 49707

Visitation
Thursday
February 4, 2021

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
St. Anne Church of All Saints Parish
817 Sable Street
Alpena, MI 49707

Mass of Christian Burial
Thursday
February 4, 2021

3:00 PM
St. Anne Church of All Saints Parish
817 Sable Street
Alpena, MI 49707

Donations

Friends Together
105 Prentiss Street, Alpena MI 49707
Tel: 1-989-356-3231
Web: http://friendstogethermi.org/