Floyd Liguori Pete

1907 Erie, Michigan 1991 Traverse City, Michigan



Continuation of tree (7th child of Albert Pete/Laura Rousseau); all known surname descendants:

            9              Floyd Ligouri Pete  b: 9 August 1907  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 19 January 1991  Traverse City, Grand Traverse, MI

                                +Bertha Louise Drouillard  b: 11 August 1906  Trenton, Wayne, MI; m: 1 March 1927  Trenton, Wayne, MI [Joseph/Louise Bargo]; d: 29 November 1988  Traverse City, Grand Traverse, MI

                        10           Floyd Joseph Pete  b: 8 August 1928  Wyandotte, Monroe, MI; d: 11 February 2010  Monroe, Monroe, MI

                                          +Virginia A. Nocella  b: Abt. 1930  Michigan; m: 30 April 1949  Lucas Co., OH [James/Elvia Duvall]; d: 30 November 1968  Monroe Co., MI

                                        *2nd Wife of Floyd J. Pete:

                                          +Jean Mae Hedrick (Sachs)  b: 18 February 1931  Detroit, Wayne, MI; m: 23 June 1962 [William Victor/Pauline Marie Willoughby]; d: 10 October 2009  Monroe, Monroe, MI

                        10           Joy Theresa Pete  b: 18 December 1933  Frenchtown, Wayne, MI; d: 24 March 2005  Carleton, Monroe, MI 

                                          +Clarence Revard  b: 7 October 1927  Carleton, Monroe, MI; m: 8 November 1952 Newport, Monroe, MI [Fred/Matilda Vagt]; d: 11 August 2014  Carleton, Monroe, MI 

                        10           Patricia Pete  b: 1939  Frenchtown, Monroe, MI; d: Aft. February 2010

                                          +Martin Klein

                        10           Hartwell Pete    d: Aft. February 2010  San Clemente, CA

                        10           Cheryal Pete    d: Aft. February 2010

                                          +Dale Chinavare



Notes for Floyd Liguori Pete:


- 1930 Wyandotte, Wayne, Michigan:  Floyd Pete 22 electrician/stone quarry, wife Bertha 23, Floyd 2.


- 1940 Frenchtown, Monroe, MI:  Floyd Pete 33 electrician/Sibley Quarry, wife Bertha 34, Floyd Jr. 12, Joy 6, Patricia 5 months.


Obituary:  Floyd L. Pete Sr., died Jan. 19, 1991 - Williamsburg - Floyd L. Pete Sr., 83, of Williamsburg, died Saturday at Grand Traverse Community Hospital in Traverse City.  A resident of Williamsburg since 1964, he was a retired farmer and electrical contractor.  He had lived for many years in Newport, where he was a former member of the Swan Boat Club, the Newport Volunteer Fire Department and St. Charles Catholic Church.  He belonged to Worker Council No. 7419 Knights of Columbus and St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, both in Kalkaska.  Born in Erie on Aug. 9, 1907, he was the son of Albert and Laura (Russeau) Pete.  On March 1, 1926, in Trenton, he married the former Bertha Droulliard, who died in 1988. Surviving are two sons, Floyd L. Pete Jr. of Monroe and Hartwell Pete of San Clemente, Calif.; three daughters, Joy Revard of Carlton, Patricia Kleine of Sturgis and Cheryle Shinaver of Sterling Heights; a brother, Russell Pete of South Rockwood; a sister, Naomi Lindly of Fort Wayne, Ind.; 15 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 3 p.m. Tuesday at St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church.  The Rev. Patrick Barrett will officiate.  Burial will be in St. Mary of the Woods Cemetery, Barker Creek.  Friends may visit until 9 tonight at Wolfe Funeral Home in Kalkaska, where a rosary will be recited at 7:30 tonight.  Tuesday visitation is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home and from 2 p.m. until the time of services at the church.

Tombstone Inscription, Saint Mary of the Woods Cemetery, Barker Creek, Kalkaska, MI:  PETE / Bertha L. / 1906 - 1988 / Floyd L/ / 1907 - 1991 / married March 1, 1927


Notes for Bertha Louise Drouillard:

Obituary:  Bertha L. Pete, died Nov. 29, 1988 - Williamsburg - Bertha L. Pete, 82, a homemaker, died Tuesday evening at Provincial House in Traverse City.  A former Newport resident, she lived in Williamsburg since 1964.  She had been a member of St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church in Kalkaska.  The daughter of Joseph and Louise (Bargo) Droulliard, she was born Aug. 11, 1906, in Trenton.  On March 1, 1926, in Trenton, she married Floyd L. Pete, who survives.  Also surviving are two sons, Floyd Pete Jr. of Monroe and Hartwell Pete of San Clemente, Calif.; three daughters, Joy Revard of Carleton, Pat Kleine of Sturgis, and Cheryle Shinover of Sterling Heights; 16 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church in Kalkaska.  The Rev. Patrick Barrett will officiate.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.  Friends may call Friday at the Wolfe Funeral Home in Kalkaska from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and after 6 p.m. at the church, where a rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m.


Obituaries for the children:

Floyd Joseph Pete:  Monroe Evening News, Saturday, 13 February 2010 - Floyd J. Pete Jr. Aug. 8, 1928-Feb. 11, 2010: 
Floyd J. Pete Jr., age 81 years, of Monroe, MI. passed away at 8:15pm February 11, 2010.  Floyd was born August 8, 1928 in Wyandotte, MI. to Floyd J. and Bertha (Drouillard) Pete Sr.  He attended school at St. Charles in Newport, MI.  Floyd married Jean Mae Hedrick-Sachs June 23, 1962.  She preceded him in death on October 10, 2009.  Floyd was employed at Ford Motor Co. Monroe Plant as a foreman in the wheel room for over 30 years, he retired in 1980.  Floyd was an avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed boating, fishing, hunting and in his younger years bowling.  His memberships included St. Marys Catholic Church Monroe, Pheasants Forever and Ducks Unlimited.  Floyd is survived by children: Dennis (Kathy) Sachs of Monroe, Danny Sachs of Monroe, Dawn (Mike) Musko of Monroe, Yvonne (Dennis) Bezeau of Ida and Renee (Rod) Grodi of Erie, brother: Hartwell Pete of Cal., sisters: Patty (Martin) Klein of Sturgis, MI. and Cheryal (Dale) Chinavare of Sterling Heights, MI., 9 grandchildren: Nicole (Randy) Nott, Cory Musko, Amanda (Jason) Johnson, Lynn (Jason) Dirkmaat, Brandon (Tiffany) Bezeau, Heather Grodi, Joanna Vega, Benjamin (Melissa) Grodi and Shawn Sachs, 10 great grandchildren: Izabella Nutt, Haydn Nutt, Carmyn Bezeau, Wyatt Dirkmaat, Kaylyn Johnson, Jacob Johnson, Abagail Bezeau, Jaxon Bezeau, Zachary Vega and Raquel Vega.  He was preceded in death by his parents, spouse and sister Joy Revard.  Friends may call from 1-9pm Sunday February 14, 2010 at the Allore Chapel-Martenson Family of Funeral Homes 203 E. Elm Ave. Monroe, MI. 48162, where funeral services will be at 11am Monday.  Rev. Robert Mossett OSFS, of St. Anne's Catholic Church Monroe will officiate, entombment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, Monroe. 



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