March 31, 1914 - March 3, 2012
Age 97 of Saline, Michigan passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 3, 2012, with her loving family at her side. She was born on March 31, 1914 in Bad Axe, Michigan the daughter of Thomas and Hattie (Stone) Hart. She was married on June 19, 1937 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Bad Axe, MI to Frank Gorang who preceded her in death in 1983. Myrtle worked for the Avondale School District’s lunch program for many years. After moving to Saline in 1984, she worked as a nutritionist for the Saline Senior Center. She will be fondly remembered for being a talented artist and for her unfailing love and dedication to her family and friends. Her paintings and cookie recipes will forever be cherished. She is survived by her children, Catherine (Larry) LaForge and Tom (Rita) Gorang. She was the loving Grandmother of Rene’ LaForge Raham (Roger), Lori LaForge Spiel (David), Julie LaForge Fischer (Kirk), Jennifer LaForge, Cristy Gorang Dokic (Mike), and Todd Gorang (Mary). She was adored by her great-grandchildren Robert and Reid Raham, Sarah and Melanie Spiel, Bradley and Lucy Fischer, and Ella, Thomas, and Tyler Dokic. Also surviving are her sisters, Doris Galloway and Neva Getman, brother-in-law John Gorang and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death in addition to her husband by her parents, brother Allen Hart, great-granddaughter Baby Lil, and son-in-law Larry. A Mass of the Resurrection will take place at her beloved parish, St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church in Saline on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Fr. William J. Stevenson, Celebrant. Burial will take place following the Mass at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery 598 N. Barrie Rd., Bad Axe, Michigan 48413 with Rev. Fr. Rob Howe as Celebrant. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church, 910 Austin Drive, Saline, Michigan 48176. Envelopes will be available at the Robison-Bahnmiller Funeral Home in Saline, MI, where friends may pay their respects on Monday, March 5, 2012 between the hours of 2:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. and at the Church on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the Mass of the Resurrection at 11:00 A.M. A Rosary Service will be held for Mrs. Gorang on Monday, March 5, 2012 at the funeral home at 7:00 P.M.
Age 97 of Saline, Michigan passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 3, 2012, with her loving family at her side. She was born on March 31, 1914 in Bad Axe, Michigan the daughter of Thomas and Hattie (Stone) Hart. She was married on June 19,... View Obituary & Service Information
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