BUTCH, Josephine Barbara, 84, of Alpena, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at home.
She is survived by her husband, William; four children, William T. (Thi) of Grand Haven, Michael (Patricia) of Oklahoma City, Okla., Elizabeth Butch (Scott Snyder) of Cordova, Tenn., and James (Brenda) of Alpena; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a sister, Francis Kraska of Rose City.
She is at McWilliams Funeral Home Alpena where friends may call on Sunday from 2-8 p.m. and on Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at St. John the Baptist Church from 10 a.m. until the funeral mass at 11 a.m. with Rev. James Kendziorski officiating. There also will be a funeral mass at St. Mark Catholic Church in Au Gres on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, where friends may call from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at 2 p.m. with Rev. James Falsey officiating. Interment will be at Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Cemetery in Standish. Visit Josie's personal web page at www.lifestorynet.com where you may share a memory or sign the on-line guest book.