Obituary of Alice (Shenoskey) Honson – The Petoskey News-Review
Alice Rita (Shenoskey) Honson, 83, of Oden, Michigan walked on August 23, 2022 from the comfort of her own home surrounded by her loved ones.
She was born on August 10, 1939 in Nahma, Michigan, the daughter of William and Margaret Shenoskey. On August 27, 1960, Alice married her beloved husband Charles Eugene Honson Sr. at St. Clement Catholic Church in Pellston, Michigan.
She grew up in Cedarville and Hessel, Michigan and attended Catholic Boarding School. Alice actively fought for sovereign rights. She was a nurse’s aide, worked for Circuit Control, and owned and operated Lake Breeze Adult Foster Care for 18 years. Alice was a tribal member of the Odawa Indian Band of Little Traverse Bay. She was also a member of Holy Childhood Catholic Church in Harbor Springs.
Alice enjoyed playing bingo and card games, crocheting, going to the casino and dancing. She liked to dress up and go to dinners, powwows, the county fair and the Posen Festival. Alice also loved spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Charles; children, Charles (Katie) Honson Jr., Virgil Honson and Frank Honson; grandchildren, Charles (LaDona) Honson III, Tiffany Honson, Mercades Lutz-Honson, Scott (Trista) Honson, Katrina, Taylor, Steven, Dakota and Kira Honson, and Cheyenne (John) Honson-Kramer. She also leaves to mourn several great-grandchildren, cousins, nieces, nephews as well as her and her baby dog Spike.
Alice was predeceased by her parents, William and Margaret Shenoskey, and her siblings; Lucille Winberg, Clarence Shenoskey and John Shenoskey.
The family will receive friends at the house where the Sacred Fire Ceremony takes place from Thursday August 25th to Monday August 29th. The Rosary will be recited at home on Monday August 29 at 7 p.m. The family will receive friends at Holy Childhood Catholic Church in Harbor Springs on Tuesday, August 30 from 10-11 a.m. A funeral mass will follow immediately at 11 a.m.
Posted August 29, 2022
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