Royena G. Trease

Royena Grace Trease, age 80 of Lake George, passed away on November 10, 2012, at Mid-Michigan Medical Center-Clare. She was born on July 12, 1932, the daughter of Roy and Margaret (Lindow) Ellithorp in Saginaw, Michigan. She worked in the automotive industry and most recently was a 10 year volunteer with Meals on Wheels in Lake George area.

Royena was a member of the Lincoln Township Fire Department Women’s Auxillary. She love to knit and crochet and was also handy with a hammer, as she built her own home 40 years ago.   She loved adventure and lived life to the fullest.  She leaves to cherish her memory, two sons, William Fobear and wife Suzie of Harrison; John Trease and wife Cheryl of Elkhart, IN, two daughters, Nancy Wood and husband Dennis of Farwell; Cheryl Mills of Columbia, TN, fourteen grandchildren, twenty-one great-grandchildren, a sister, Margaret Davenport of Saginaw, and many more family members and friends. A Memorial to honor Royena’s life will be held on Wednesday, November 14th , from 2-4 PM at the Lincoln Township Hall. Please share your memories and condolences online at