POWERS - Harriet Rita (Demsky) La Coursier, 89, of Powers, passed away on Thursday Oct. 4, 2012, at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers. She was born Jan. 15, 1923, to the late Harry and Florence (Finnerty) Demsky in Detroit. Harriet married George La Coursier in 1950.
She graduated from Dominican High Private Girls School in Gross Pointe, Mich., in 1941. Harriet and George resided in Sterling Heights, Mich., until George's retirement in 1980 and have now lived in Powers since.
Harriet is survived by her husband, one daughter, Sherry (Elwood) Winn, of Manitowoc, Wis.,; two sisters, Bernice Wieciech of Bark River, and Jean Le Boeuf, of Powers; as well as several nieces and great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother-in-law, Edward Wieciech.
Honoring the wishes of Harriet La Coursier, her family will remember her with a private ceremony at a later date. She will be buried in the Spalding Township Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, her family requests donations be made to Pinecrest Medical Care Facility, N15995 Main Street, Powers, MI 49874, in recognition of the 14 months of loving care provided to Harriet by all the Pinecrest administration and staff.
The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting the La Coursier family.
Please visit allofh.com to send online condolences to her family.