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June 2003
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McDonough’s Market - 70 Years serving Beaver Island

Don't bother trying to fix it … if it's not Baroque

Graduation Time

Beaver Island Chamber of Commerce Plans for the 4th of July

The Historical Society releases the schedule for Museum Week

BIPOA Nature Lecture: Painted Turtles of the Beaver Archipelago

CMU Summer Nature Walk series

BIRHC to Raffle Truck

Health Center Groundbreaking

The State of the Internet on Beaver Island

Honoring Bev and Mike

On This Date

One Hundred Years Ago

A Fine Spring Concert

An Environmental Protection section proposed for our Zoning Ordinance

Passings: Robert Smith; Gary Tepe; Margaret Way; Dan Green

Rural Arts & Culture Grant Update

Mary Gets a New Gallery

Roasting Jerry

The Sun Also Rises … over PABI's Community House: Summer Solstice Celebrations

The Class Play: A Class Act

Lighthouse School News

News from the Townships

Work at Beaver Head

BICS Students get Handhelds

Island Airways Hanger Party

Emerald Isle Security Exercise

Making a Walleye Pond

The Leadership Retreat suggests an approach for the Lansing Reception

A Report on The Lansing Reception

Peaine Township helps the Island move closer to a Master Plan

The AmVets in Action: yellow ribbons and posters

Weather or Not

Camp Quality Returns

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Margaret Lucille Way

Margaret Kenwabikise died at home in Elk Rapids on Easter Sunday, April 20th, at the age of 57, surrounded by her family. She was born on Beaver Island on March 5th, 1946, the daughter of Paul and Isabel (Wabanimkee) Kenwabikise. A member of the Grand Traverse Band, Margaret's ghost suppers were legendary among tribal members and friends. She was also a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

She enjoyed hunting and fishing.

She is survived by husband, Daniel Dwayne Way; daughter Brenda Lee (Brian) Romitti; sons Albert Eugene Bolton III and Jack Demsey Bolton; stepson Jeremiah James Way; 8 grandchildren; brothers and sisters John Kenwabikise, Caroline (Orville) Ramey, Nancy (Denny) Harris, Pauline (George) Anthony, Sarah (Jack) Bray, Robert Kenwabikise, Mary Halpin, Leonard (Peggy) Kenwabikise, Joseph (Cheri) Kenwabikise, Aleta Doris Kenwabikise, Diane Kenwabikise, and James (Barb) Kenwabikise; her uncle Patrick (Virginia) Wabinimkee; and her nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was greatly loved and will be truly missed. Margaret's grandchildren were her joy, and she loved all of her many nieces and nephews.

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