THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Louise Ann (Beno) Echols
Issue Date: September 3, 2014
Louise Ann (Beno) Echols, 79 of Menominee, MI passed away on Friday, Aug. 29 at her home.
Born Nov. 21, 1934 in Daggett, Mi., to John and Veronica (Mathias) Beno, in 1979 she married Tom Echols in California and he preceded her in death in 1987. She was a homemaker and worked at Vernco and Bond Pickle Factory. She enjoyed gardening, fishing, playing cards, watching NCIS and movies.
Survivors include three daughters, Tina (Greg) Townsend, of Sebring, Fla., Dawn (Ken) Hibben, of Grant, Ok. and Lisa Boye, of Menominee, Mi.; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Barbara (John) Hollo, of Marinette and Sandra Beno, of Menominee and a brother, John Beno Jr., of Banat, MI.
She was preceded in death by the father of her children, Walter Boye; a son, Bobby; a grandson, Matthew Christophersen; a son in law, Greg Christophersen; sisters, Mary Beno and Rose DeLaurelle; brothers, Frank and Roy Beno and a special friend, Arnold Strem.
Family and friends may call at Anderson Diehm Funeral Home, Stephenson on Wednesday, Sept. 3 from 4 p.m. until time of a funeral service at 6 p.m. Deacon Tom Rivard will officiate with burial to follow in Holy Rosary Cemetery, Banat.