Nadine Louise Rafferty, 93, died October 12, 2012. She was born March 29, 1919 in Mesick, the daughter of Walter and Mabel (Wright) Mann.
Friends visited with family last Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012 at the Life Story Funeral Home, Betzler – Kalamazoo; 6080 Stadium Drive (375-2900), where the rosary was recited that evening. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Thursday, October 18, 2012 at St. Joseph Catholic Church with interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
Nadine is survived by her children: Colleen Hopkins, Sharon (Robert) Siwik, Walter McManus, John (Colleen) McManus, Maureen (Donald) McManus-Green, Rosemarie (William “Bill”) McManus-Scamehorn, and Daniel (Susan) McManus; a daughter-in-law, Sharon (Michael) McManus; and two step sons: David (Judy) Rafferty and Mark (Kathy) Rafferty; 40 grandchildren; 91 great-grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; and her nephew and his wife and family, Jack (Henrietta) McCarthy; and many friends.
Please visit Nadine’s personal web page at www.lifestorynet.com, where you can archive a favorite memory or photo of her and sign her online. Memorial contributions may be made to Muscular Dystrophy Association, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church or Tendercare of Portage.