ESCANABA - Amelia M. Neff, 94, of West Highland Apartments, formerly of Gladstone, passed away Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, at the Christian Park Village in Escanaba.
Amelia was born March 21, 1918, in Gladstone, the daughter of Matt and Mary (Lucick) Lucick. She was raised in Gladstone where she graduated from Gladstone Public Schools. Amelia went on to receive her Cosmetology Degree. She later was certified as an instructor and she taught at the Escanaba Academy in Escanaba.
Amelia was united in marriage to Harold Neff on June 28, 1940, and they made their residence in Gladstone where they raised their son, David.
Amelia M. Neff
Amelia's hobbies included shopping and polka dancing. She was an avid Detroit Tiger and Green Bay Packer fan. She always had a great sense of humor and will be remembered for her quick wit.
Survivors include her son, David Neff of Escanaba; brother, Al Lucick of Milwaukee; numerous nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, her husband, Harold in 1979; sister, Frances; and two brothers, Joseph and Frank; preceded Amelia in death.
Amelia's family will receive friends on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone. Prayers will follow at 2 p.m. Luncheon will follow at the All Saints Church Parish Hall.
Burial will follow at 3:30 at the Fernwood Cemetery in Gladstone.
The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the Neff family. Please visit www.skradskifuneralhomes.com where you can express your sympathy to the Neff family.