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2018-12-05 / Obituaries

Margaret L. Bolz

Margaret L. Bolz, 87, of Newberry, formerly of Paradise and Curtis, died Wednesday morning, November 28, 2018 at Newberry Assisted Living Community surrounded by her loving family and under the care of North Woods Hospice.

Born September 1, 1931 in Dearborn, daughter of the late Farrell and Edith (Hughes) Jenkins, she was a 1949 graduate of Bellevue High School. On June 21, 1952 married Ervin M. “Erv” Bolz in Ypsilanti.

During her lifetime she was a devoted homemaker raising her family. She especially enjoyed having gatherings and cooking for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Following her husband’s retirement in 1988, the couple resided in Paradise for several years. She later briefly resided in Curtis, and most recently in Newberry.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Erv, May 28, 2016; and two sisters.

Survivors include her children, Rick (Karen) of Whitefish Point, Jim (Renee) of Newberry, Vicki (Chuck) Hallaxs of Paradise and Karen “Susie” (Chuck) Hibbard of McMillan; and seven grandchildren and four great-grandsons.

Private funeral services were held at Beaulieu Funeral Home in Newberry with Pastor David Holden officiating, with interment at Forest Home Cemetery.

Memorials may be directed to North Woods Home Health and Hospice.

Condolences may be expressed online at

Beaulieu Funeral Home in Newberry is assisting the family.

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