Louise Kathryn Strong
January 30, 1920 - March 9, 2017
Louise K. Strong, 97, of Quincy, passed away on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at the Laurels of Coldwater. She was born January 30, 1920 in Coldwater, Michigan to Frank and Agnes (Tobalski) Swantek. Louise married Orlo Strong on May 7, 1938 and he preceded her in death in 1979.
She was the Salutatorian of the graduating class of 1937 at St. Charles Catholic Church in Coldwater, Michigan. Louise enjoyed dancing, including square dancing, birds, cats, flowers and yard work.
Louise is survived by her daughter, Judy Sours of Quincy; sisters, Alice Weaver of Racine, Wisconsin and Virginia Smith of Quincy; four grandchildren, Jill, Jody, Randy and Kelly; nine great grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.
Besides her husband Orlo, Louise was preceded in death by her parents.
Graveside services for Louise K. Strong were held Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the Oak Grove Chapel in Coldwater with Reverend Amanda Daniel officiating. The family received friends for visitation at 10:00 AM until the time of service.
Memorials are suggested to the Humane Society of Branch County.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in Quincy.