Obituary for MariBeth Boon
MariBeth Boon, age 63, of Freesoil, passed away peacefully at home, Thursday, January 11, 2018. She was born March 24, 1954 in Grand Rapids to William and Margaret (Bros) Eling.
MariBeth married Gerald Boon September 12, 1986 in Grand Rapids. MariBeth worked for Consumers Energy as a dispatcher until her retirement after 14 years. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Victory Township. MariBeth was an advocate for social justice and a huge supporter of Bernie Sanders. In her spare time, MariBeth enjoyed antiquing, thrift shops, and reading. She loved her dog Brutus. MariBeth was very social and she loved meeting new people.
She will be greatly missed by her husband, Gerald; children: Charlie Boon of Freesoil, J.D. Wunderlich of Ludington, and Julie (Jacob) Standley of Newalla, OK; brothers: Brian (Tammy) Eling and Brent (Patty) Eling; brother-in-law: Ken Koster, several nieces and nephews and grand dogs: Scout and Colt.
Besides her parents, MariBeth was preceded in death by her Sister Diane Koster.
A celebration of Life will be held Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the P.M. Township Hall, 1699 S. P.M. Highway, Ludington.
Memorial contributions in MariBeth’s name may be direct to the Mason County Humane Society.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Ludington.