Patricia “Patty” G. Ketchum, age 80, passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at her home.
She was born June 11, 1938 in Cheboygan, MI., the daughter of Beryl Cantile and Rosalie Gensman. She was married to Elden “Ozzie” Dunn who preceded her in Death and later, Lewis “Jim” Ketchum of Cheboygan, MI.
Pat was the longtime owner of the Fort Henry Motel in Cheboygan, she enjoyed going to the casino, playing cards and socializing with her family, friends and motel guests.
Survivors include her husband Lewis James Ketchum, her seven children; Daniel Dunn, Calvin Dunn Cynthia Barshaw, Rebecca Filthaut, Gregory Dunn, Delbert and Jeffery, 16 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and her dogs Freddie and Tootsie.
Besides her parents and husband Elden, Pat was preceded in death by her son, Dennis Dunn, her daughter Kimberly.
In lieu of a funeral service, Pat has requested “Celebration of Life” gathering for family and close friends, which will take place at the Benton Township Hall from 1:00 to 4:00 pm, Saturday November 3, 2018. Memorial contributions may be directed to Hospice of the Straits and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Arrangements are being handled by the Nordman-Christian Funeral Home