Age 88, passed away June 10, 2017. She was born December 9, 1928, in Lansing, the city she loved and where she lived her entire life. She and Ray were married 44 years on Earth and will celebrate their 65th anniversary together this month. Alice worked several jobs and loved them all, especially when she worked for Governor Milliken at the Capitol. She was a longtime, active member of North Presbyterian Church. She loved going to the casino and being with her friends and Card Club.
Alice was greeted in heaven by her husband, Ray Hannula; son, Thomas Hannula; son-in-law, Denny Shauver; 3 sisters, 2 brothers, a special sister-in-law, and many dear friends. Left to honor her memory are daughter, Annette Shauver; son, Fred (Kandy) Hannula; 4 grandchildren, who were the light of her life and brought her much joy and laughter for the past 25 years, Cari Shauver, Kristine (Ian Holleman) Hannula, Tomie Shauver, and Stacey Hannula; many loving nieces and nephews and their families; along with many special friends, including Bernita, Ina, Joe, and Bette. Her family will miss her loving smile, generous spirit, and sage advice. The family extends a heartfelt thank you to the wonderful people at Grace Hospice.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at Immanuel Community Reformed Church, 3200 Delta River Drive, Lansing. Interment will take place in Deepdale Memorial Gardens. Her family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans in memory of Alice Hannula.