Elaine Joyce Page

Elaine Joyce Page, a strong, independent, cancer survivor, died on Sunday, August 13, 2023. Elaine 91, of Charlotte, was born December 3, 1931, in Lansing, MI. the daughter of Neil and Florence (Halsey) Sprague. She grew up on a farm in Potterville and later graduated from Potterville High School in 1949. On September 23, 1950, Elaine married the love of her life, Don Page. Elaine was so proud of her family’s strong military and police background; she was proud that she was a daughter of The American Revolution. She is retried from Carl’s Supermarket in Potterville. Elaine was very talented, she was known for making countless wedding cakes, as well as her seamstress abilities and making her children’s clothing. Other hobbies for her included swimming, bowling, and spending time with her family. Elaine was very proud of her strong Christian beliefs.

Elaine is survived by her children, Chris Miller, Cindy Page, and Peggy Whitson (Bruce Goodwin who also was Elaine’s caretaker); grandchildren, Shani (John) Shannon, Harvest (Trevor) Bosworth, Angel (Nathan) Shain, Autumn Waterman, and Forest (Melissa) Whitson; great-grandchildren, Haven, Sage, Rhyan, Ruby, Ava, Micah, Liam, and Myla; sisters, Marie Backus, and Nancy (Alan) VandenBerg; and her beloved cat, Jenks. She was predeceased by her husband; her parents; and brother, Dale Sprague.

Friends are encouraged to support Elaine’s family by sharing memories on her Tribute Page at www.prayfuneral.com. Cremation is taking place and then Elaine will be interred at Benton Township Cemetery next to her husband. If desired, the family suggests memorial contributions to Saved by Zade. The family is in the care of Pray Funeral Home, Charlotte.