Obituary of Colleen J. Proctor

Colleen J. Proctor

Formerly of Lansing


 Our loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away August 6, 2018 at the age of 88. Born March 14, 1930 in Lansing, MI.  Colleen retired from the Michigan State Police Fire Marshall Division after 25 years of service.  When her children were younger, she was a member and past-president of the Maple Grove P.T.A.  She and her husband, were avid square dancers and she was the group secretary. She was a volunteer at Sparrow Hospital’s surgical lounge and at the Central Michigan Community Hospital.  She loved to read and work puzzles.

Surviving are her 3 sons, Steven (Char) Proctor, David (Denna) Proctor, and Randy (Lori) Proctor; 9 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Jeane Sheldon, and Christine (Peter) Firovanti; and many other family members and friends.  Colleen was preceded in death by her husband Arthur A. Proctor in 2008; daughter, Nancy C. Houpt; parents, Thomas & Gladys Johnson; brother, Thomas Johnson.

Visitation is from 2-4, 6-8 P.M. Friday, Aug 10, in the Tiffany Funeral Home, 3232 W. Saginaw, Lansing.  Funeral Services will be 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 11, 2018, at Faith Church, 2300 Lake Lansing Rd, Lansing, MI with Pastor Kirk J. Proctor officiating. Viewing will be from 10-11 A.M. Saturday at church.  Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or Sparrow Home Hospice in memory of Colleen.  Friends may visit the guest book at