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Obituary for Lois V. Page

Page, Lois

Lois Virginia Wilson Page passed away peacefully December 4, 2018. Lois was born on April 5, 1926, in Princeton, Illinois to William Webb Wilson and Lois McColl Wilson. After graduating from high school in LaMoille, Illinois, Lois attended Western Michigan University and Bronson Methodist Hospital School of Nursing. Later Lois returned to W.M.U. and completed her Bachelor of Science degree in 1976. Lois married the love of her life, Gerald Page, January 29, 1948. Together they raised six children, operated Pages Resort on Gun Lake, and traveled extensively. Lois worked for many years as a registered nurse at Pennock Hospital. She was a charter member of the Gun Lake Women’s Club, where she helped start the scholarship program. She has participated in the Nurses’ Health Study with Harvard Medical School from 1976 to present and in a cancer prevention study with the American Cancer Society from 1982 to 2017. Lois was also a member of the Special Honor Roll of U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps at the Service Women’s Memorial in Washington, D.C. Lois was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald L. Page; daughter, Vicki Ann Page; brothers: Donald and Robert Wilson; a sister-in-law, Eileen Wilson; a brother-in-law, Raymond Page; and a sister-in-law Marilyn Page. Lois is survived by her children: Terry Page, Randi (Dan) Moran, Thomas (Bonnie) Page, Karen (Paul) Kennedy, and Steven (Valerie) Page; as well as eight grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. A Memorial service will be conducted Saturday, January 12, 2019, 11:00 AM at Middleville United Methodist Church, a time of sharing will take place following her memorial service in the fellowship hall at the church. Her memory may be honored by a donation to the Gerald and Lois Page Education Scholarship Fund through the Thornapple Area Enrichment Foundation. Please visit to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Lois’s family.