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32814 Utica Road
Fraser, MI 48026
Phone: (586) 293-3390
Fax: (586) 293-5837
Sylvia Kilpatrick

Sylvia Christine ""Chris" "Mama K"" Kilpatrick (Hollis)

Thursday, November 28th, 1918 - Sunday, May 17th, 2020
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Sylvia "Chris" Kilpatrick, a long time resident of Roseville, died peacefully and was received into the loving arms of Jesus and her loving husband on Sunday. She was 101 and as she would say 101 and a half.

Chris was born on November 28, 1918 in Leesburg, Alabama, a daughter of the late Deane and Nellie (Kay) Hollis. She was united in marriage to her beloved husband, Willmon Kilpatrick, on December 26. 1940 in Steele, Alabama. The couple made their home in Detroit until her husband was drafted into the military service and then they traveled the life of a soldier to many homes, finally settling in Roseville in 1949. In the early years she worked in the Roseville Community School System where her children grew up. She was known as Mama K to everyone and was a loyal longtime member of the Bethany Baptist Church. Mama K loved to Crochet and made many afghans for family and friends. She dedicated her self to the love of her family and will always be remembered for her love of cooking. She was known for her southern fried chicken and biscuits. She was loved by all and a remarkable person who will be deeply missed.

Mama K is survived by her loving children, Frances (Martin) Crouch, Sandra Aune and Deborah (Robert) Drake; her loving grandchildren, Pamela (David), Kristopher (Melissa), Shiela (Brian), Kirsten (Jeoffrey) and Ian; her adorable great grandchildren, Emily, Andrew, Alexander, John,Isabella, Dean, Kellen, Kaylynn and Timothy. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Willmon on Nov. 1, 2001 and by 4 brothers and 3 sisters.

Limited visitation with face mask will be held at the Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home, 32814 Utica Rd., Fraser, Wednesday 11am till time of Family service at 1pm. Private burial will take place at Cadillac Memorial Gardens E. later. A life celebration will take place for all at Infinity Hall of Fraser at a later date. Share memories with the family at www.faulmannwalsh.com
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Location
    Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home
    Address
    32814 Utica Road
    Fraser, Michigan 48026
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    Notes
    Please limit visitation to 15 minutes and wear face mask's
  • Service

    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 1:00pm
    Location
    Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home
    Address
    32814 Utica Road
    Fraser, Michigan 48026
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Please Use Face Mask's during visitation and at Service
  • Interment

    Location
    Cadillac Memorial Gardens East
    Address
    38425 Garfield
    CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI 48038
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    Notes
    Private Burial

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Edward & Myrna Ford

Posted at 08:08pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. We are going to miss Mama K and her amazing sense of humor.
Edward and Myrna
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Jane M Smith

Posted at 08:52pm
Chris was such a fun person to hang out with whether in person or on the phone. She helped my Mom, Marilyn, through some lonely times over the past twenty years. They both loved rooting for the Detroit Tigers, especially during the Verlander years. A special memory for me was when Mom and I visited with Chris at her home, and she shared several stories about her mischievous childhood years. She always told us we are family, and I know how special that is to Chris. She lived a full life filled with love for others. We will miss her and all rejoice knowing she is with God in Heaven. 💜✝️
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Pam Peterson

Posted at 06:54pm
We are going to miss celebrating birthdays with Mama-K!

Karen Boggs Winfrey Jarvis

Posted at 12:33pm
So sad that Mama K has left us. She was always smiling and the life of every party!. She loved her family deeply and they always took first place in her life. John and I always looked forward to the times we were included in the family gatherings, birthdays, holidays, etc. She was like a second mom to John as his mom and Mama K were best friends for 60 years. For sure, I know she will be missed by all who knew her, but we all rejoice that she is now re-united with those who preceded her in death and that she so dearly loved. R.I.P. Mama K. We will continue to love and pray for those of your beloved family who are left here to continue your legacy.
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Ruth Ann Ruddell

Posted at 10:55am
Mama K. will always be remembered for her love. She had a way of making you feel that you were the most important person in the room. She will be missed. But we rejoice that she is with her Savior and all those she loved who got to heaven before her. You are in my heart and in my prayers. Love, Ruth Ann
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