Marie Amicangelo

VULCAN – Marie Ann “Doodles” Amicangelo, 74, of Vulcan, died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Marquette General Hospital in Marquette.

She was born on April 26, 1940, in Norway, the daughter of Maxine (LaJeunesse) and the late Merlin “Ike” Hinds.

Marie graduated from Norway High School in 1958, and went on to get her registered nursing degree and worked as a nurse for 50 years.

She worked at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers for several years and the Oscar G. Johnson V.A. Medical Center in Iron Mountain for 35 years.

Marie married Perry Amicangelo on June 4, 2004, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Norway.

She loved taking care of people, having lunch with her friends on Tuesday’s at Mike’s On Main in Norway, her pets, flowers singing in the church choir and shopping.

Marie is survived by her husband, Perry; son, Matt (Shantel) Mead of Norway; grandchildren, Isaac, Garrett, Mitchell, Aaron Mead and Kylee Curry; mother, Maxine Hinds of Norway; brother, John (Patti) Hinds of Norway; three nephews; and good friend, Carolyn Bray.

She was preceded in death by her sons, Jeffrey and Eric Mead.

Visitation will be held on Monday, Aug. 18 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Norway.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday at 1 p.m. at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church with Rev. Dr. Michael J. Langlais, officiating.

Interment will follow at the Norway Township Cemetery.

Condolences to the family of Marie may be expressed online at www.ortmanfuneralhome. com

Arrangements announced by the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.