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Florence Louise Tomlinson
  • December 12, 1949 - September 19, 2014
  • Charlotte, Michigan

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Florence Tomlinson, 64, of Charlotte, died September 19, 2014. She was born on December 12, 1949 to Paul and Bernice (Garrett) Schwab in Hastings, MI, graduated from Maple Valley High School. Florence was employed by Airway Manufacturing and served as a Union Steward. Later she was the assistant store manager and cashier for Don's Truck stop. Florence enjoyed her family very much. There are wonderful memories of Christmas gatherings, as well as their Sundays spent together. She could find the humor in all situations, and enjoyed being the family clown. Her alter ego Evelyn spent quite a lot of time making them laugh as well. Florence is survived by her children, Rex Tomlinson, Paul Tomlinson, Stacey Tomlinson, Bobby (Patty) Tomlinson; brothers, Roger (Barbara) Schwab of Alto, Richard Schwab of Springfield, IL, Ralph Schwab of Crystal Falls, MO; sisters, Judy (Edmund) Lieb of Bellevue, Karen (Floyd) Sheldon of Charlotte, Roseanne Eggars of Bonterre, MO; 13 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; brothers-in-law, Chuck (Brenda) Tomlinson, Ron (Pat) Tomlinson; sisters-in-law, Sueann Schwab (Jim) Waters, Patti Edney, Sherry (Mike) Sparks; uncle, Donald Garrett. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; and her brother, Robert Schwab. Visitation will be held Monday, September 22, 2014 from 2 to 4:00 and 6 to 8:00 PM at Pray Funeral Home in Charlotte. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, September 23 at 11:00 AM at Pray Funeral Home in Charlotte, Michigan with Pastor Rob Schneider officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Vermontville. Memorials are suggested to Eaton Community Palliative Care. The family is in the care of Pray Funeral Home, Charlotte. Family and friends are encouraged to share remembrances and condolences online in Florence's Book of Memories at

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