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Trudy Kay Mcdaniels

December 16, 1950 — October 22, 2020

Trudy Kay McDaniels, age 69, passed away on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at her home in West Branch with her family by her side. She was born on December 16, 1950 in West Branch to Grover and Katharine (Allen) Zettle Jr. Trudy lived in West Branch all her life. She graduated from Ogemaw Heights High School in 1969. She worked at Tolfree Memorial Hospital and Glen’s Market for many years. Trudy’s biggest joy was babysitting and spending time with her family. She enjoyed playing cards, crafts and collecting knick-knacks.

Trudy is survived by her sons, Brent (Lisa) McDaniels and Mark (Michelle) McDaniels both of West Branch; grandchildren, Mikayla McDaniels, Kylee (Justin Johnson) Reetz, Paige Reetz, Karlee McDaniels, Ryland McDaniels, Anthony (MyKayla) Carollo, Angela Carollo and Rachel (Fred) Owens, ; great grandchildren, Hunter, Brady and Ayva; “adopted” son, Justin (Aarica) Benjamin; brother, Tom (Caren) Zettle of West Branch; sisters, Tena (Richard) Troyer of Mio and Bonnie Warren of West Branch; mother-in-law, Jesse McDaniel; brother-in-law, Hubert (Jean) McDaniel; sister-in-law, Karen (Randy) Reasner; and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Charles, father-in-law, Douglas McDaniel and brother-in-law, Vern Warren.

Cremation has taken place and a memorial luncheon will be held on Sunday, November 1, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the K of C Hall in West Branch.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that memorial contributions be made to the Ogemaw Commission on Aging where Trudy enjoyed playing cards with her friends.

Arrangements were handled by Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Home.

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