SanDee J. December

May 09, 1946 - Sep 14, 2022

SanDee J. December

May 09, 1946 - September 14, 2022


SanDee J. December, 76, of Marquette, passed away on Wednesday morning, September 14, 2022 peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family.

SanDee was born in Marquette on May 9, 1946. She was the daughter of the late Isabelle (Desormier) and Joseph December.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Robert and Joseph December.

SanDee is survived by a daughter, Melanie (Joe) Papin; sister, Suann December and her husband Bill Gravedoni; brother, David December; sister-in-law, Evelyn December; granddaughter, Chelsea Papin and a great granddaughter, Izzy. She also has several nieces and nephews.

A private memorial service will take place at a later time.

The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses on the 6th floor of U.P Health System as well as U.P. Home Health and Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Ishpeming Cancer Society, 7955 County Road CH, Ishpeming, MI 49849 in SanDee's memory.

Canale-Tonella Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Marquette is assisting the December family where memories of SanDee may be shared at

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