Earlene M. Petrovich

On June 20, 2018, Earlene Petrovich of Cadillac passed away unexpectedly at the Munson Hospital in Cadillac, Michigan. She was 81 years old. She was born in Dewitt, Michigan on August 11, 1936 to Earl and Gertrude (Taylor) Hicks. Her parents and her two sisters; Charlotte and Barbara Ann preceded her in death. Earlene has three children; David (Tonella) Petrovich of Cadillac, John (Dawn) Petrovich of Cadillac, and Lori (Bruce) Soloway of Valrico, Florida. She has many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. Earlene was an X-Ray Technician at Medical Arts and Mercy Hospital in Cadillac. She enjoyed her flower gardens and her two dogs, along with her pictures and photographs of her years gone by. Cremation has taken place and there will be a memorial service June 30, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at the Burkholder Family Funeral Home. Visitation will be held 12:00 P.M. till time of service. A light luncheon will be held at Reedy’s in McBain following the service. Burial will take place in Littlefield Township Cemetery at Alanson. Funeral arrangements were made by the Burkholder Family Funeral Home in McBain and thoughts and prayers may be left at

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Diana Keen

Our sincere sympathy to all your family. Earlene was a wonderful friend and work mate at the hospital. We had so many laughs that made our work fun. She will be missed.

Gregory N Bloink

Our deepest sympathy to all the family. Nancy and I loved Earlene and will miss her immensely. She had a great sense of humor and was always a joy to talk with or interact online. We are just heartbroken.


Earlene was such a Dear, welcoming me into your family so warmly, which is a true blessing. Love and hugs to all of you.

Al and Diane Meadows

We are so sorry to hear about the loss of Earlene. Our prayers are with you. God bless. Al and Diane Meadows

Marylynn Spayde doletzky

Sorry to hear about Earlene. We were best friends in our youth. I knew the family well when I was younger.

Vicki Dorland

Earlene was such a sweetheart. Fresh out of college I ended up in the xray dept. at Mercy Hospital. Earlene's kindness was everything I needed to keep me going in a new career. She eased my every qualm. Thank you Earlenne. Vicki Dorland

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