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Ann M. Plourde
Date of Death: February, 21 2018
          Ann M. Plourde, 73, Escanaba, passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, WI with her family by her side. She was born on November 6, 1944 in Garden, daughter of the late Alfred "Fred" and Agnes (Chadonais) LaLonde. On June  20, 1964, Ann married Norman "Norm" Plourde in Escanaba. They resided in Flat Rock for one year before moving to Cornell, and most recently she resided in Soo Hill.
          Ann worked at A & W Restaurant, OSF St. Francis Hospital, and was a bookkeeper for the family logging business for 30 years. She was an amazing cook and loved to entertain friends and family. Ann also enjoyed watching birds and deer and took great pride in her yard. She was an avid Green Bay Packer fan. Ann loved to travel and go on casino trips with special friends, Barb, Carol and Sharon.
          Ann is survived by her son: Joe (Cindy) Plourde, daughters: Dawn (Joe) Hereau and Beckie Plourde, grandchildren: Kim and Dylan Plourde, brother: Francis "Butch" LaLonde, as well as many nieces and nephews.
          She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers: Edward and John LaLonde, two sisters: Marie LaMarch and Eva Brown, and father and mother in law: Joseph and Leola Plourde
          Friends may call on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home is Escanaba. Funeral services will follow the visitation at the funeral home at 1:30 p.m. with Fr. Rick Courier officiating. Burial will be in Gardens of Rest Cemetery. Friends are invited to continue celebrating Ann's life by joining the family for lunch at the Buck Inn starting at 3:00 p.m.
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  • "Ann was a GREAT mother in law.When we got together we always had a lot of laughs and a good time.She was a fantastic cook.If you left her house hungry,well you were a dam fool. Another thing she did very very well was to have given me a very beautiful and loving wife, Dawn.Ann you will be deeply missed.LOVE YOU FOREVER.From time to time I will crack a bottle of ASTI in your memory.THANKS ANN."
    -Son in law, Joe Hereau

  • "My heartfelt sympathy to the Plourde Family for the loss of their loved one. I have known Norman and other members since grade school in Cornell. May memories help you all through the coming days."
    -Elizabeth Way Herner

  • " Ann was a wonderful Lady and a very good friend. I was blessed to have a nice long phone visit with her the Sunday before she passed.She very much loved her Family and friends and we shared a lot of great memories of happy times. God Bless all of you, you have my sincere sympathy for your loss. "
    -June Sanville

  • "Many cups of coffee shared with Ann and her family back in the day. Rest In Peace dear one. "
    -Karin Buckland Van Dyke

  • "I am so sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a very loving, beautiful person. Your family are in my thoughts and prayers. My deepest sympathy Stay Strong! Amy & Todd Constantino and Family"
    -Amy Constantino

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