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Sarah Lee-Ruth Tompkins

August 13, 1971 - July 06, 2019

 

 

Sarah Lee-Ruth Tompkins of Cadillac passed away Saturday, July 6, 2019 at Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital. She was 47.

Sarah was born August 13, 1971 in Ludington, Michigan. She graduated from Marion High School and attended Northwestern Michigan College as well as Baker College.

She worked at T & D Heat Treating, AAR Mobility and was a mixologist at the Busy Bee in Cadillac. Sarah loved wolves, motorcycle rides and road trips. She had a big heart and was known as “Mom” to many.

Sarah is survived by her children: Trevor Smith of Cadillac, Emma Tompkins (Kyle Keller) of Grand Rapids, Idriel Tompkins and Isis Tompkins both of Cadillac; father, Leroy Smith; mother, Judy Moore both of Marion; siblings: Rita Smith (Frank Fredell) , Beth Grames, Dave (Pam) Smith, Joe Smith (Lori Brown), Mike (Beth) Smith; many nieces and nephews; her boyfriend, Randy Smith; special friends: Roxi Brohn and Theresa Casper and special neighbors, Jim and Bev.

Memorial services will be held 1:00 PM Friday, July 12, 2019 at Peterson Funeral and Cremation Services in Cadillac with Pastor Steve Boven officiating. Friends may meet the family one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.

An online guestbook is available at www.petersonfh.com.


Guest Book

  • ELIZABETH "BETH" SMITH - Jul 9th, 2019 11:34 am

    "Oh Sarah, you were so loved. Your brother, Michael loved you so much. I am sad that we never got to meet. You touched so many. You will be deeply missed. "

  • Karla Miller - Jul 9th, 2019 3:17 pm

    "I am so sorry for all your loss. Sarah was an amazing woman and mother. She brought so much joy to her kids and Randy. She will forever be riding beside you all. "

  • Michelle Hawk-Brack - Jul 10th, 2019 10:19 am

    "You will be missed"

  • Michael McLaurin “Mac” - Jul 10th, 2019 2:59 pm

    "I taught Trevor and Emma in school - two of my favorite students. I just talked with Sarah at orientation and she was excited for me to have Idriel and Isis at MTMS. Sarah was a loving, supportive, and encouraging mother. My heart goes out to the family. "

  • Michael McLaurin “Mac” - Jul 10th, 2019 3:01 pm

    "I taught Trevor and Emma in school - two of my favorite students. I just talked with Sarah at orientation and she was excited for me to have Idriel and Isis at MTMS. Sarah was a loving, supportive, and encouraging mother. My heart goes out to the family."

  • cathy stilwell - Jul 11th, 2019 6:40 am

    "So sad to hear of this! I was a teacher for Isis and got to know Idriel during my time as librarian. They are both intelligent, witty and lovable girls, and I wish both of them and all of the family the best at this difficult time."

  • Jennifer Songer - Jul 11th, 2019 9:40 am

    "I'm so sorry for your loss!!! "

  • Dawn Hultgren - Jul 12th, 2019 8:07 am

    "Sarah, my beautiful friend. I wish I could hear you laugh one more time and tell you that I love you and miss you. Until we meet again sweet girl. "

  • Ken Gage - Jul 17th, 2019 12:32 am

    "Sarah you were an amazing cousin, you are very much missed and cant wait to see you again someday. Wished we had the chance to had spent more time getting together. Your in my thoughts and prayers everyday. Love ya cuz :/"

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