Minnie Jane Paige, age 92, of Bellevue, MI, passed away on Thursday, May 6, 2021 with her family by her side. She was born on March 2, 1929 in Battle Creek, MI. The daughter of Laverne and Josephine (Michalski) Guthrie. Minnie graduated high school in 1947. She married the love of her life, Robert Paige on July 21, 1947 in Battle Creek. Minnie worked for Transamerica Insurance Company for over 15 years retiring in the early 1980’s.
She enjoyed gardening, fishing, camping, and going to Florida every winter with her husband, Robert. Minnie’s family meant the world to her, and she loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Minnie is survived by her two daughters, Karen (Kenneth) Belles and Vicki Waters; 6 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren; her siblings, Mary Coy, Rosie Guthrie, and Joey (Chuck) Lindsay; son -in-law, Allen Fell; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; her parents; her daughter, Julie Fell; her siblings, Jack (JoAnn) Guthrie, Moon (Lorraine) Guthrie, Barb (Richard) Paige, Charlie (Pat) Guthrie, Patty Guthrie; and son-in-law, Donald Waters.
A Burial will take place at Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, MI.
Arrangements by the Bachman Hebble Funeral Service, a member by invitation Selected Independent Funeral Homes. (269)965-5145 www.bachmanhebble.com