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Celebrating Life.

Eleanor P. Lago

September 24, 1920 - October 21, 2018
Grand Rapids, MI



Monday, October 29, 2018
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Heritage Life Story Funeral Homes
Alt & Shawmut Hills Chapel
2120 Lake Michigan Dr., N.W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 453-8263
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At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

First Evangelical Covenant Church Memorial Fund
1933 Tremont Blvd. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 453-6346
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Degage Ministries
144 S. Division
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 454-1661
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Safe Harbor Christian Communities
862 Forest Park Rd
Muskegon, MI 49441
(616) 279-3958
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Life Story / Obituary


Eleanor Peterson Lago, 98, daughter of A. Enoch and Ellen (Holmgren) Peterson, went into the presence of her Lord on October 21, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer W. Lago, three great-grandchildren, her brother, A. Roger (Marcella) Peterson; sisters-in-law, Helen Lago and Marian Wilsey; and son-in-law, Roger Moxon. She is survived by her children: James (Mary) Lago, Ruth Moxon (Walter) Wolf, and Anne (Charles) Sweeris; grandchildren Timothy (Joy) Lago, Jeffrey (Lisa) Lago, Mark (Alison) Lago, Amy (Patrick) Firtl, Andrew (Linda) Moxon, Emily (Martin) Vietor, David Sweeris, and Ellen (Kevin) McGladdery; twelve great-grandchildren; nieces Lynette (Lou) Tornatzky and Elaine (John) Koenig; several cousins and many friends. Eleanor was a life-long member of First Evangelical Covenant Church and was involved in many ministries throughout her life. Visitation will be at Heritage Life Story Funeral Home, 2120 Lake Michigan Dr. NW from 5-8 PM on Monday, October 29, 2018. A private burial has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 2 PM on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at First Evangelical Covenant Church, 1933 Tremont Blvd., NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504. Memorial gifts may be designated to Degage Ministries, Safe Harbor Christian Communities, or First Evangelical Covenant Church Memorial Fund. Please visit www.lifestorynet.com to leave a memory or to sign the guestbook online.