MARION "DOLLY" PAUPORE LECLAIR, AGE 92, OF VULCAN, PASSED AWAY ON
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27th AT DICKINSON COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
(Norway - March 01, 2018) - Marion “Dolly” Paupore LeClair age 92 of
Vulcan, passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at Dickinson County Memorial
Marion was born one of ten children, on October 31, 1925 in
Kingsford, the daughter of the late Arthur and Clara (Streubing) Plante.
Dolly graduated from Kingsford High School in 1943.
She married John
“Jack” Paupore on October 12, 1946 in Iron Mountain. He preceded her in death on
February 26, 1981.
Dolly married Don LeClair in October 1989 at St.
Mary's Church in Norway. He preceded her in death on May 30, 2014.
was a member of St. Mary’s Church in Norway, enjoyed knitting afghans and making
rugs, crafting, passionate about recycling, playing various card games like
smear and cribbage, was even in a card club in Kingsford for many years.
Dolly is survived by her sons Jeffrey (Lynn) Paupore of Arizona, Daniel
(Susan) Paupore of Vulcan, David Paupore of Norway and Mark (Kitty) Paupore of
Vulcan; step-daughters Marilyn LeClair of Norway and Kathy (Mark) Faulds of Port
Washington, Wisconsin: grandchildren Kaitlin, Richard, Andy, Alex (Annie) Paupore,
Derek (Sarah) Paupore, and Eric (Elizabeth) Paupore, Kristin ( Brian) Kass,
Scott (Paula) Conery, Kelly (Dan) Cram, Erica Swick, Jason Richtig and Michelle
(Brandon) Lee; many great grandchildren; brother Howard (Midge) Plante of
Kingsford; brother-in-law John (Judy) LeClair of Cedar Grove, Wisconsin; sisters-in-law
Virginia Coombs of Norway and Barbara (Doug) Bezier of Green Bay; and many
nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her son John "Jack"
Paupore and granddaughter Nicole Skog.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated
on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 9 AM at St. Mary's Church in Norway, with Fr.
Timothy Ekaitis officiating.
Interment will be held at the Quinnesec
Condolences to the family of Dolly may be expressed online at
Arrangements were made by the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.