Theresa Syers

CALUMET – Theresa Syers, 83, a resident patient of Our Lady of Mercy Health and Rehab in Hubbell, passed away Friday morning, March 8, 2013, at Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital in Laurium.

She was born Mar. 8, 1930, in Calumet, a daughter of Joseph and Eva (Roberts) Peltier.

She was preceded in death by her son, Paul Peltier in September 2000; four brothers, Jerome, David, Gregory and Donald Peltier; a sister, Dolores Huuki.

Surviving are her sisters, Rose Maki and Carol (Roman) Huffman, both of Calumet; brothers, Robert and Joseph Peltier, both of Calumet; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral service will be held on 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013, in the Erickson Crowley Funeral Home in Calumet with Pastor Ken Toth to officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will take place in the Calvary Cemetery in Ahmeek.

The Erickson Crowley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be left at