Obituary of Wanda Van Camp
Wanda “Elaine” Van Camp, age 89, of West Branch, formerly of Flint, died Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family. A celebration of her life will take place 1:00 pm, Saturday, April 28, 2018, at Martin Funeral, Cremation & Tribute Services in Mt. Morris; with burial to follow in Flint Memorial Park Cemetery. Elaine’s family will be present at the funeral home to receive friends from 12:00 noon until the time of service at 1:00 pm.
Elaine was born November 25, 1928, in Jackson. She is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Edward and Anna Mabel (Adamson) Werner. She graduated from Jackson High School, with the class of 1947. She married T. Virgil Van Camp on August 10, 1962. Sadly, he preceded her in death on July 31, 2008. She worked in the audit department for General Motors for 19 years before retiring in December of 1987. Elaine’s family meant everything to her; she adored spending time with them. She and Virgil enjoyed restoring their 1917 schoolhouse into their home of present day. They also enjoyed traveling in the family’s motor home; they were members of the Foresters for many years as well as, belonging to the snowmobile, and dune buggy club. She will be forever in our hearts and thoughts, sadly missed and always respected.
Left to cherish her memory, daughter, Gay A. Miller; sister Lila Johnson of Jackson, brothers-in-law: Floyd Wing of Jackson, and Sam Conway of Concord; nephews: Pat (RaEAnn) Loafman of Gladwin, Lewis Wing of Jackson, and Tom (Ann) Cox of Parma; nieces: Cindy (Bill) Lackey of Jackson, Mary (Mike) Trudell of Jackson, Lisa Wing of Spring Arbor, and Heather (Ken) Friend of Mason.
Elaine was preceded in death by her parents, husband Virgil, two sons: Scott A., and Phillip E. Miller, and two sisters: Janet Wing, and Doris Conway.