Private family graveside at South Colon Cemetery. A memorial service will be planned for a later date.
Vera Maxine Carter age 84 of Colon passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at the Laurels of Coldwater.
Vera was born on June 11, 1935 in Colon, a daughter of the late Enoch and Juanita (Danbury) Ware.
Vera lived in the Colon area most of her life, and attended Union City High School.
On May 22, 1960 Vera married Robert LeRoy Carter in Sherwood, Michigan. LeRoy would precede her in death on August 13, 1990.
Vera worked for Berrien County Hospice, and the St. Joseph County Commission on Aging.
Vera is survived by three children; Shirley G. Williams of Colon, Annette L. (Mark) Olmsted of Sturgis and Rodney L. Carter of Colon, six grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren, and a sister Arlene J. Inman.
Besides her parents and her husband Robert Vera was preceded in death by a son Enoch Carter, a great granddaughter Mckenzie Schrock, and a sister Lola L. Bissett.
There will be a private graveside service at South Colon Cemetery with a memorial service to be announced at a later date. Online condolences may be left for the family at Schipperfuneralhome.com.