Nov. 21, 1932 - Sept. 15, 2013
UNION, Mich. — Elaine J. (McAlpine) Aumack, 80, of Union, passed away in her home, surrounded by her loving family, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013.
She was born Nov. 21, 1932, in Mount Clemens, the daughter of the late Jay and Sylvia (Kincaid) McAlpine.
Elaine was a member of Kessington Community Church, Edwardsburg. She retired from Kirsch Window Coverings, Middlebury, Ind.
She is survived by her children, Stewart Silk of Union, Linda (Keith) Hostetler of Elkhart, Ind., Karen Silk of Union and Marla (Michael) Gonser of Portage; 21 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; and her siblings, Shirley Link of Saginaw and Mary (Charles) Chambers of Deckerville.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, Ed. Aumack and P. Robert Silk; sons David Silk, Purl Silk and Lewis Silk; daughters Fern Silk and Shirley McClure; grandsons Aden Silk and Christopher and Thomas Sexton; a great-granddaughter, Shyanne Sutterby; and her siblings, Jack, Max, Maxine, Robert, William, David, Ronald and Donald McAlpine and Ruth Fodo.
Visitation will be Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Steven Steele officiating. Burial will be in Kessington Church Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to either the American Cancer Society or the American Diabetes Association.