Adeline A. Ball

March 08, 1930 - September 08, 2018

Adeline A. Ball of Cadillac passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the Curry House Assisted Living in Cadillac. She was 88. Adeline was born on March 8, 1930 in Reed City, Michigan to Alva & Ada (Ames) Pine. She later moved to the Cadillac area and graduated from Cadillac High School. On September 15, 1950 in Flint she married Delos R. Ball and he preceded her in death on April 10, 2005.

Mrs. Ball had been employed at Kroger for 30 years and retired from Cadillac Area Public Schools after several years of service. She was a longtime member of the First Christian Church in Cadillac and enjoyed spending time with her family, watching the Detroit Lions, playing cards, gardening, flowers and her cats.

Survivors include her children: Randy (Kathy) Ball, Kevin (Terry) Ball all of Cadillac and Patricia (Steve) Martinson of Marion; 3 grandchildren: Jason (Gloria) Ball of Owings, Maryland, Bradley (Marcie) Ball of North Las Vegas, Nevada and Scott Martinson of Cadillac; 9 great grandchildren: Declan, Connor, Addison, William, Abram, Oliver, Logan, & Preston Ball and Brandon Martinson; a sister-in-law, Eileen Ball of Cadillac and many nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank her caregivers, Charlene and Natasha. In addition to her parents and her husband she was preceded in death by brothers: Kenneth and Gordon Pine and a sister, Grace Wier.

Memorial services will be held 11:00 AM Friday, September 14, 2018 at Peterson Funeral & Cremation Services in Cadillac with Pastor Tim Murtaugh officiating. Friends any meet the family from 10:00 AM until services. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church or to Hospice of Michigan. An online guestbook is available at

Guest Book

Delma Staffin - Sep 9th, 2018 10:15 pm

"Sincerest Condolences"

Connie Houghton - Sep 10th, 2018 5:41 am

"So sorry for your loss!"

Michael Bush - Sep 10th, 2018 7:39 am

"Sorry for your loss. Prayers and comfort to your family. "

S. L. - Sep 10th, 2018 8:31 am

"My sincere condolences for the loss of your loved one, Adeline. May you find comfort and hope in God’s promise that soon death and pain will be no more. Revelation 21:4."

Brad VanNatter - Sep 10th, 2018 2:06 pm

"Sorry for your loss Randy, Kevin and Patty. Great woman and great memories of our family's spending time together as kids."

Catherine Livermore - Sep 10th, 2018 2:23 pm

"So sorry for your loss. Addie was a wonderful lady and I will always have fond memories of our families spending time together as chidren. "

Helen Pine Syme - Sep 12th, 2018 1:52 pm

"Randy, Kevin and Patty, Love and prayers to you and your families. Your Mom was a sweet loving lady. Beautiful inside and out. Think of you often with love. "

Theresa Kolarik - Sep 18th, 2018 4:56 pm

"Patty, Kevin, and Randy, So sorry to hear about your mom. She was a sweet lady and neighbor many years ago. All my love and prayers to you and your families."

Nessie Mae Pine - Sep 19th, 2018 8:38 am

"I am very sorry for your loss. They are together now. My prayers are with you."

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