Morningstar, Betty Lou, Merrill, Michigan

Passed away Saturday, February 19, 2011, at her home. Age 79 years. The daughter of the late Bernice (Miller) and Basil Mayer was born June 6, 1931 in Clare, Michigan. She was a graduate of Merrill High School in 1948. She married Daniel Morningstar, November 24, 1955. He passed away May 25, 1998. She was a member of Merrill Congregational Church. She enjoyed camping with her family and friends in Glennie, traveling, and spending time with her family and their activities. Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Dawn and Roger Poscal, Merrill, MI; two grandchildren, Ashley Poscal and her fiancé, Derek Painter; Mitchell Poscal and his friend, Kelsey Neuenfeldt; several nieces and nephews. A brother, William Mayer, has predeceased her. The funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 23, 2011, at the W.L. Case and Co. Funeral in Merrill. Rev. James Martin will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the Chapel in Merrill from 2:00-9:00 p.m. Tuesday. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Jonesfield-Lakefield Fire and Rescue or the Merrill District Library.