THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: October 2, 2013
Elizabeth Bette (Eaton) McKenney, 61, of Menominee, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at her home.
Born July 8, 1952 in Honolulu, Ha. to the late Martin and Neola (Holmquist) Eaton, on Dec. 10, 1971 she married Richard Dick McKenney in Menominee.
A kitchen aide at Blesch Intermediate School in Menominee for many years, she had a passion for the children and the children loved her. However her real pride and joy was her family. She supported her children and grandchildren in their sporting events and extracurricular activities. A wonderful woman, she will be missed by many.
Survivors include her husband, Dick McKenney of Menominee; two sons, Brandon (Danielle) McKenney of Menominee and Shawn (Emmy) McKenney of Ramona, Ca.; a daughter, Tara McKenney of Ramona, Ca.; six grandchildren; three sisters, Karlene (Bob) Webber and Sue Brisson, both of Trenary, Mi. and Tina (Mike) Hakanen of Chatham, Mi.
She was preceded in death by her step father, Eugene Juntenen and a sister, Gloria Jasko.
Family and friends called at Anderson Kell Funeral Home on Sunday, Sept. 29 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. In lieu of other forms of sympathy, a memorial fund has been established in her name.