Louise “Teedee” Doris Litzenburger, a life-long resident of Boyne City, died unexpectantly Dec. 28, 2011, at Northern Michigan Regional Hospital.
Teedee was born July 25, 1934, to Dr. A.F. and Marjorie Litzenburger in Detroit. Shortly after her birth the family moved to Boyne City where Teedee made her home.
She graduated from Boyne City High School and obtained a teacher’s certificate from Central Michigan University. After graduation, she returned to Boyne City and taught second grade for thirty years at Boyne City Elementary School. She was a faithful teacher and loved teaching students of that special age.
Teedee was an avid reader, a supporter of the Charlevoix County Humane Society, was interested in the historical preservation of her hometown, especially Pearl Street, and loved to help at her nephew’s landscaping Company, Litzenburger Landscaping of Harbor Springs.
Her parents, Dr. A.F. and Marjorie Litzenburger, and her brother, Albert Litzenburger, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her brother and sister-in-law, Seberon “Boo” and Diane Litzenburger of Harbor Springs; her sister and brother-in-law Nancy (Litzenburger) and William Watt of Westlake, Village, CA; sister-in-law, Sue Litzenburger of Boyne City; her nephews Gow Litzenburger of Harbor Springs and Albert Watt of Los Angeles, CA; her nieces Liesel (Litzenburger) Meijer of Grand Rapids and Heather Watt of Florida.
A gathering of friends and family will take place from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm Monday, January 2, 2012 at the Eagles Lodge FOE in Boyne City. Memorial contributions are suggested in Teedee’s name to the Charlevoix County Human Society.
Stackus Funeral Home of Boyne City is serving the family.
Family and friends wishing to share a thought or memory of Teedee are encouraged to do so online at www.stonefuneralhomeinc.com.