Lois Marie Werth, 92, of Alpena, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Hillman’s Haven.

Lois Marie Eller was born in Toledo, Ohio on March 9, 1927 to the late Ernest and Dorothy (Merritt) Eller and married Lawrence C. Werth on May 23, 1946. He preceded her in death on Oct. 26, 1993. She was an active member of St. Paul Lutheran Church of Hubbard Lake and Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML).

Surviving are eight children, Thomas (Karen) Werth, Jean (Harold) Lumsden, Elmer (Emrie) Werth, Joyce (Doug) Hayka, Larry (Paulette) Werth, Fred (Dorene) Werth, Raymond (Adis) Werth, Mary (Gregg) Ferguson; 20 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; a great-great grandchild; six siblings, Viola (Wesley) Thiem, Ernest Eller, Gloria Werth, John (Jean) Eller, Karen Liske, James (Dorell) Eller; sisters-in-law, Marge Eller, Charlotte Werth; many nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Werth was preceded in death by an infant brother, Thomas Eller; brother, Harold Eller and sister, June Barr.

Visitation will take place at the Bannan Funeral Home on Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. and will continue Thursday at St. Paul Lutheran Church- Hubbard Lake from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Joseph Llewellyn officiating.

Interment: King Settlement Cemetery

Memorials: St. Paul Lutheran Church – Hubbard Lake or Compassus Hospice Care 12480 State Street, PO Box 635, Atlanta, Mich., 49709.