Virginia Karsten

KARSTEN, Virginia Helen, 86, of Rogers City died March 17, 2014, at Orchard AFC Home.

She is survived by four children, Peggy (Norman) Kowalski, Patricia (Edward) Brege, Mark (Melissa), all of Rogers City and Jeanine (Paul) Hein of Ludington; 10 grandchildren, Brandi, Kaeli, Tyler, Matthew, Kristi, Jessica, Bret, Chad, Joel, and Andy; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Florence Bull of Bridgeport; in-laws, Robert (Lucille) Karsten, James (Geraldine) Karsten, Chester (Brenda) Karsten, Dolores Karsten, Lila Burkness, Margaret (John) Carnali, Nancy (James) Klingshirn, and Jean (Richard) Warwick; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Friday from 3-8 p.m. where the Daughters of Isabella will lead the rosary at 6:30 followed by the parish wake service at 7 p.m. conducted by Rev. Sylvestre Obwaka. Visitation will resume on Saturday at St. Ignatius Catholic Church from 9 a.m. until time of Mass at 10 a.m. with Rev. Sylvestre Obwaka celebrating.

Interment will take place at Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery next to her beloved Archie.

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