Alice M. London, 87, of Milan, MI, died July 23, 2009 at her home. She was born January 5, 1922 in Knox City, MO to William and Lizzie (Morrison) Arment.
Following graduation from high school, Alice moved to Ann Arbor and worked at Argus Company during WWII.
She married Marine Cpl. Robert E. London on February 13, 1944 and he preceded her in death in 1999. She was also preceded in death by daughter, Rosemary, in 1998; her twin brother Alan; and 12 brothers and sisters. Those left to celebrate her life include her children, Robert M (Cathy) of Saline, Gary of Athens, TN, Vern (Marilyn) of Athens, TN, Ken (Carol) of Saline, and Diane of Milan; 13 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and many relatives and friends especially Val Rosenberg, Patricia and Jack Elliot and Carolyn and Arthur Witbart.
Alice owned and operated Alice’s Beauty Shop in Milan for many years. She was a member of the Peoples Presbyterian Church where she served as a Deacon. She also was a life member of the Order of the Eastern Star #106 Milan, Past Matron and served as President of the Past Matron’s Club and served as Guardian of Job’s Daughters in Milan for several years. In addition, Alice was a past president of the Milan Senior Citizens Club and served on the Senior Advisory Board for Milan Area Senior Citizens. She was an enthusiastic euchre and pinochle player, a devoted Detroit Tiger fan and enjoyed working in her flower garden.
The funeral was at Peoples Presbyterian Church with burial following in the Marble Park Cemetery, Milan. Those desiring may make a contribution to the Milan Senior Citizen’s Club, Peoples Presbyterian Church or to the Milan OES #106.