Thursday, September 14, 2006

Mildred (Gemmecke) Jarvis, 80, of Warren, Mi., died Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2006, at St. John's Macomb Hospital in Warren.

She was born in Seligman Aug. 18, 1926, to George and Ella (Clantton) Gemmecke. She graduated from Seligman High School.

Survivors include: her husband, Ross Jarvis whom she wed May 25, 1946, in Vancouver, Wash., They met on Treasure Island, Calif., where she worked as a civilian and he was in the navy.

Additional survivors include: four children, Lynette Matijou, Raleigh, N.C., Stanley Jarvis, of Roseville, Mi., Gregery Jarvis, of Easeville, Mi., Donna Prince of Raleigh, N.C.; and one sister, Kathleen Vansandt, of Pea Ridge, Ark.; eight grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

Services were held Saturday, Aug. 26 at Evanswood Church of God, Troy, Mi., with Rev. A.C. Phipps officiating. Burial was at White Chapel Memorial Cemetery, Troy, Mi.