Lois A. Blount, age 73 of Clare, passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at the Woodland Hospice House in Mt. Pleasant. Lois was born the daughter of Leo M. and Ila M (Hall) Colmus on September 7, 1939 in Clare. She was united in marriage to David Blount on April 1, 1979 with his passing away on December 4, 2008. Lois had been a lifelong resident of the Clare area. She held a Masters Degree in education; teaching first grade in the Gladwin School District for 35 years. Besides education Lois’ other passion was music. She was a integral member of the Colmus Family Christian County Music group where she played rhythm Guitar and sang harmony. Lois was a active member of the Farwell Community of Christ Church.
Lois is survived by her brothers Rodney (Dottie) Colmus and Johnny (Carol) Colmus; her sisters Edith (Dick) Hunt and Marion Williams; as well as many nieces and nephews. Lois was predeceased by her parents.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 1:00 P.M. at the Farwell Community of Christ Church. Memorial contributions may be made to either Woodland Hospice or to the Church. Whole body donation made through MedCure, Inc. to benefit others. Local arrangements were handled by the Clare Chapel of Stephenson-Wyman Funeral Home. On-line guestbook at http://www.stephenson-wyman.com/