Elsie Mae Fortin was born in Standish in June 1911, but lived in Bay City for much of her life. The grandmother of popular singer/actresshas died just three month shy of her 100th birthday. Fortin will be remembered for her lifelong work with the Catholic Church.
A funeral mass will be held this Saturday, March 12th at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Parish in Bay City.
She is survived by four children, 36-grandchildren, 47-great grandchildren and six great, great grandchildren.