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Lodine Louise Companion

August 1, 1923 ~ May 24, 2020 (age 96)



Lodine Louise Companion, 96, of Bridgman passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020 at Woodland Terrace, Bridgman.

A private funeral services will be held Friday, May 29, 2020 Pike Funeral and Cremation Services, Boyd Chapel and you are invited to join the live stream of the service on Lodine’s obituary page at beginning at 11 AM.  Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery, Bridgman. Memorial contributions may be given to the Bridgman Public Library, 4460 Lake Street, Bridgman. Online condolences accepted at

Lodine was born August 1, 1923 in St. Joseph, the daughter of the late Roy and Pearl (Geisler) Yeske.   On February 6, 1943 she married Carl Companion, Sr. and he preceded her in death on August 3, 2006. Lodine was an avid reader and enjoyed playing Rummikub, Bingo and going to the casino. Her family was her pride and joy and for many years she and Carl spent their winters in Florida.

Survivors include her children: Michael (Joan) Companion, Marge (Jim) Bembenek, Jackie (Larry) Horak, Carla (Gary) VanGilder and Carl Companion, Jr.; 11 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.  

Lodine was preceded in death by a brother, Jack Yeske and a special friend, Wilbur Charleston. 

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Private Service

Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel
9191 Red Arrow HIghway
Bridgman, MI 49106

Video is available for this event


Graceland Cemetery
8350 Red Arrow Hwy
Bridgman, MI 49106


Bridgman Public Library
4460 Lake Street, Bridgman MI 49106

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