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Elaine Quan

September 27, 1942 - September 30, 2017
Lawton, MI



Saturday, October 7, 2017
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

The family will gather at the family farm for a time to celebrate and remember Elaine.

Life Story / Obituary


Elaine Quan, age 75, of Lawton, passed away September 30, 2017. She was born September 27, 1942 in Paw Paw, Michigan to the late Garth and Lela (Munson) Kimble. She is survived by her loving husband William J., two daughters, Cindy (Frederick) Beach of Lawton, and Cheryl (Harry) Nielsen of Lawton, four grandchildren, Jason (Michelle) Beach, Derek Beach, Kayla (Chad) Vetter, and Macy Nielsen, two great granddaughters, Kendra and Raelyn Vetter; also surviving are her brother, Lawrence Kimble, and sisters Sally (Dennis) Harrison, Barb Lounsbery, and Janice (Rush) Harrison. Elaine was preceded in death by her grandson Steven Nielsen and two sisters Dixie Saxton and Patty Holder. Elaine and her husband actively ran the family’s fruit farm and she was the firm and loving matriarch of her family. She will be deeply missed. Cremation has taken place; a family celebration of Elaine’s life will be held at the family farm on Saturday, October 7 from 4-7pm. Arrangements by the Betzler Thompson Life Story Funeral Home; 60900 M-40, Paw Paw, MI 49079, (269) 657-3870.