Visitation Friday, September 30, 2022, 2:00 to 4:00 with Memorial Service at 4:00
All at Watkins Brothers Funeral Homes,
302 West Corunna Avenue
Corunna, MI 48817
Rod Ellis '65
Charlotte Pauline Byers class of 1965, age 75 of Lansing, passed away on Monday, September 26, 2022 at Sparrow Hospital.
Memorial service will be held at 4:00 PM Friday, September 30, 2022 at Watkins Brothers Funeral Homes, 302 W. Corunna Ave. Corunna, MI. Family will receive visitors starting at 2:00 PM until the service at 4:00 PM. Memorials are suggested to St. Paul Episcopal Church in Corunna, 111 S. Shiawassee St. 48817.
Charlotte was born in Munising, MI on January 18, 1947, the daughter of Harry & Marcella (Solem) Read. She graduated from Okemos High School and attended Lansing Community College. Charlotte worked at the Veterinarian Hospital at Michigan State in the medical records department where she retired. She liked to gamble, travel and take care of her flowers. Charlotte is survived by son Darren (Lesa) Smith of Britton, MI; daughter Ingrid Walker of Holland, MI; and granddaughter Caitlynn Smith. She is also survived by her brother Donald Read class of 1970, and was predeceased by her parents. Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.watkinsfuneralhomes.com
The traveling companions say "bon voyage" with one last Okemos cheer, "We Are the Chieftains, Mighty, Mighty Chieftains..."!
Kathy Moulton, Charlotte Read
Margaret Wiley and Judy Dury
Classmates that traveled the world together.
Also at her funeral to say fairwell were Judy Bowden (Brown), Patti Leary (McMillan), Dave Premoe and Rod Ellis.