Megan Conery

CHANNING – Megan J. Conery, 19, of Channing, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain.

She was born on Aug. 22, 1994, and was a lifelong resident of Sawyer Lake. She was an avid reader, but more than anything she loved drawing. She was an excellent artist, it was her true passion.

She is survived by her loving mother and stepfather, Christine and Jon Minella of Channing; her siblings, twin brother, Sean (Kianna) Conery, Taylor Conery, Jacob (Elizabeth) Conery, and Nicholas (Tolisa) Conery; maternal grandmother, Mary E. Conery; paternal grandparents, Peter and Sharon Frazer, and Jack and Marlene Minella; nieces and nephews, Nicholas, Jacob, Natalie, Nathan, Cody, and baby Sean; aunts and uncles, Ronald (Amy) Conery, Ronda Conery, Dennis (Kelly) Conery, Lynette (Larry) Lorenz; cousins, Rebecca Conery, Jacky Conery, Stephanie Conery, Sam Conery, and Sarah Conery; her boyfriend, Brent Shelton.

Megan was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Ronald James Conery.

A private family service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her memory to: the North Dickinson School-Art Department, W6588 State Highway M-69, Felch, MI 49831; All donations will be used to better the Art Department, something that was very dear to her heart.

Condolences may be expressed to the family of Megan J. Conery online at

The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon and Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain with the funeral arrangements.