June 3, 1933 - May 16, 2017
Alice Louise Bare, 83, of St. Louis, Michigan passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina.Alice was born June 3, 1933 to Roscoe and Francis Twining in Midland, Michigan. She attended Western Michigan University and received a bachelor's degree in teaching. Alice and her first husband, Ed Saur, moved to Grand Rapids where she became a teacher, devoted wife, mother and homemaker to Ed and their two children, Gregg and Lorri.
Alice later moved to Ithaca-St. Louis, Michigan and married Earl Bare. Alice and Earl enjoyed many years of traveling, retirement and spending time with friends prior to Earl's death.
Alice is survived by her children, Gregg (Jan) Saur of Charlotte, NC, Lorri (Rick) Behnke of Dowagiac, MI; stepchildren, Rod (Sandy) Bare of Holt, MI, Renee Bare of Tacoma, WA; brother, Lewis (Vera) Twining of Houghton Lake, MI; grandchildren, Elizabeth (Jason) Thomas of Portage, MI, Danielle (Ian) Waldraff of Phoenix, AZ, Robi Bare of Oslo, Norway, Korbi Bare of Chicago, IL, Justin (Amy) Natali of Tacoma, WA; and great-grandchildren, Holden and Lorelei.
A graveside service will be held on Monday, June 5, 2017 at 11:00AM at North Star Cemetery, in North Star, MI, corner of Johnson and Baldwin. A luncheon will follow at Edgewood Church of God, 160 S. Barry Rd., Ithaca, MI 48847.