July 11, 1929 - May 30, 2015
LEXIE J. LERMONT, age 85 of Harbor Beach, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Courtney Manor Nursing Center of Bad Axe. She was born July 11, 1929 to the late William and Isabel Paige. Lexie married John E. “Ham” Lermont on July 9, 1955. He preceded her in death on October 7, 2003. She graduated from Harbor Beach High School in 1947 and Central Michigan University in 1951 with a degree in Elementary Education. Lexie taught for two years in Farmington, MI before returning to teach at Harbor Beach Community Schools. She briefly taught second grade before finishing her 30 years in Harbor Beach as a Kindergarten teacher, retiring in 1990. In 1989, the community named her the “Educator of the Year.” Lexie was a member and trustee of the First Baptist Church of Harbor Beach for many years until its closing. She then attended the Free Methodist Church. Lexie was a member of the Harbor Beach Women’s Club, Grice Museum Board and the Michigan Retired School Personnel. She dedicated many hours volunteering at the Harbor Beach Food Pantry. Lexie enjoyed spending time tending to her roses as well as spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Lexie is survived by her children, Heather Pape and her husband Donald of Alexandria, Virginia, John “J.P.” Lermont and his wife Connie of Harbor Beach, Harriet Talaski and her husband Charles of St Clair and Jane Smallwood and her husband Paul of Traverse City. She is also survived by seven grandchildren, Jason, John and Kari Lermont, Allie and Rachael Talaski, Paige and Collin Smallwood as well as seven great-grandchildren. Funeral Services for Lexie will be Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 11am at Ramsey Funeral Home of Harbor Beach with Rev. Lyle Calkins officiating. Burial will follow in Rock Falls Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, June 1, 2015 from 4-9pm at the Ramsey Funeral Home of Harbor Beach. Visitation on Tuesday will be at the funeral home beginning at 10am until time of services at 11am.
LEXIE J. LERMONT, age 85 of Harbor Beach, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Courtney Manor Nursing Center of Bad Axe. She was born July 11, 1929 to the late William and Isabel Paige. Lexie married John E. “Ham” Lermont on July... View Obituary & Service Information
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