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Edward Swanson & Son Funeral Home

30351 Dequindre Road, Madison Heights, MI

OBITUARY

Annette F. Edgerton

December 1, 1928July 21, 2020
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Annette Edgerton, age 91, passed through the gates of Heaven on Tuesday, July 21st after being under Hospice care for the past month at Rivergate Terrace Nursing Home in Riverview, Michigan. Born to Mary (Burg) and David Smith on December 1, 1928 in Center Line, Michigan. She graduated from St. Clement Catholic High School in Center Line in 1947. She went on to marry Richard Edgerton on October 23, 1954.

Ann was a devout Roman Catholic and was a founding member of St. Dennis Catholic Church in Royal Oak, Michigan. For many years she volunteered at the church by washing and ironing the priest’s vestments and altar cloths, as well as making casseroles for funeral lunches. Ann also took great pride in hosting a table for the annual Advent Candlelight Tea at both St. Dennis & St. Vincent Ferrer churches for many years. Ann was an avid lover of crossword puzzles, doing at least 3 per day from the local newspapers. She loved watching Wheel of Fortune & Jeopardy every night. Ann also enjoyed knitting and crocheting. She often created wash cloths, blankets, and baby booties to give as gifts.

Ann is preceded in death by her brother Patrick Smith of Center Line and her dear daughter Jane; she is survived by her other loving children Tom, Dan (Janie) and Susan; sibling Claire (Ed) LaDuke of Livonia, and Aunt to Mary Beth (Dick) Lorenz of Northville, Vic (Joanne) LaDuke of Marquette, and David LaDuke of Livonia.

The family will greet friends at Edward Swanson & Son Funeral Home on Sunday, July 26th from 12pm until 6pm. Funeral service Monday at St. Vincent Ferrer at 10:00am. Interment to follow at St. Clement’s Cemetery in Center Line, Michigan.

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  • Ann is preceded in death by her brother Patrick Smith of Center Line and her dear daughter Jane; she is survived by her other loving children Tom, Dan (Janie) and Susan; sibling Claire (Ed) LaDuke of Livonia, and Aunt to Mary Beth (Dick) Lorenz of Northville, Vic (Joanne) LaDuke of Marquette, and David LaDuke of Livonia.


    She was born to Mary (Burg) and David Smith on December 1, 1928 in Center Line, Michigan.

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Services

  • Visitation

    Sunday, July 26, 2020

  • Funeral Mass

    Monday, July 27, 2020

Memories

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Cynthia Loop

July 25, 2020

Sue,
Keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. May God surround you with His comforting and loving presence during this difficult time of loss in this world. Continue walking with God knowing you will be reunited with your Mother in His time.
Cindy Loop

Susan Edgerton

July 25, 2020

Susan Edgerton

July 25, 2020

Susan Edgerton

July 25, 2020

In case you are willing/able to come, here are the funeral arrangements for my Mom, Annette Edgerton:

Visitation:
Sunday, July 26
Noon - 6PM
Edward Swanson and Son Funeral Home
30351 Dequindre Road
Madison Heights

Only 10 people (with masks) will be allowed inside at a time.

I will be providing a few folding chairs, bottled water and bags of chips outside under the carport for those waiting to go inside the funeral home.
{I would encourage folks to discreetly BYOB!

Funeral Mass
Monday, July 27
St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church
28353 Herbert Street
Madison Heights
at 10AM.

Masks are mandatory with 50 people max.

We are planning a socially-distanced luncheon at
Club Venetian
29310 John R Road, Madison Heights
(248) 399-6788
at 12 or 12:30PM

Susan Edgerton

July 25, 2020

Donations in honor of my Mother can be made to one of the following charities...

St. Labre Indian School

Alzheimer’s Association

Capuchin Soup Kitchen

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Biography

Annette Edgerton, age 91, passed through the gates of Heaven on Tuesday, July 21st after being under Hospice care for the past month at Rivergate Terrace Nursing Home in Riverview, Michigan. Born to Mary (Burg) and David Smith on December 1, 1928 in Center Line, Michigan. She graduated from St. Clement Catholic High School in Center Line in 1947. She went on to marry Richard Edgerton on October 23, 1954.

Ann was a devout Roman Catholic and was a founding member of St. Dennis Catholic Church in Royal Oak, Michigan. For many years she volunteered at the church by washing and ironing the priest’s vestments and altar cloths, as well as making casseroles for funeral lunches. Ann also took great pride in hosting a table for the annual Advent Candlelight Tea at both St. Dennis & St. Vincent Ferrer churches for many years. Ann was an avid lover of crossword puzzles, doing at least 3 per day from the local newspapers. She loved watching Wheel of Fortune & Jeopardy every night. Ann also enjoyed knitting and crocheting. She often created wash cloths, blankets, and baby booties to give as gifts.

Ann is preceded in death by her brother Patrick Smith of Center Line and her dear daughter Jane; she is survived by her other loving children Tom, Dan (Janie) and Susan; sibling Claire (Ed) LaDuke of Livonia, and Aunt to Mary Beth (Dick) Lorenz of Northville, Vic (Joanne) LaDuke of Marquette, and David LaDuke of Livonia.

The family will greet friends at Edward Swanson & Son Funeral Home on Sunday, July 26th from 12pm until 6pm. Funeral service Monday at St. Vincent Ferrer at 10:00am. Interment to follow at St. Clement’s Cemetery in Center Line, Michigan.

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