Patricia DuLong Paananen

HANCOCK – Patricia DuLong Paananen, 64, of Hancock, passed away unexpectedly at her home on August 17, 2013.

She was born December 11, 1948, a daughter of Weldon and Janet (Isola) DuLong. She attended St. Cecelia Catholic School and graduated from Lake Linden-Hubbell High School in 1967.

She raised her family in Dollar Bay and lastly had made her home in Lake View Manor in Hancock.

She was a kind-hearted and loving person and was a caring mother and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Grace Corrigan; two brothers, Brian and Donald DuLong.

She is survived by her four children, Kevin Mattfolk, Jeff Mattfolk, Carla Mattfolk and Andrew Mattfolk, all of Dollar Bay; four grandchildren; one great grandchild; five sisters, Sharon (James) Murphy, Nancy (Francis) Bessner, Janet Hendrickson, Charlene Klein and Jacqueline Huuki; two brothers, Robert and James DuLong; along with numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Private family services will be held in the Pearce Funeral Home in Lake Linden with Pastor Ken Toth to officiate.

Burial will be in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Lake Linden.

Online condolences may be left at pearcefuneralhome.com.

Burial will be in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Lake Linden.

The Pearce Funeral Home in Lake Linden is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be left at pearcefuneralhome.com.