LAKE, A. MILDRED "Milly"\nLongtime resident of Williamston, MI passed away on Friday, November 4, 2011 in Elmira, NY at the age of 83. Milly was born on July 1, 1928 in Fairyland, TN a daughter of the late John and Clara Jones. Milly left MI in 1975 residing the next 35 years in CA. and FL. In 2009 she moved closer to her son, Gary in upstate NY and is being returned to Okemos where she'll be laid to rest along side her husband Burton. Milly is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Gary and Martha Lake; grandchildren, Ryan and Alexis; and was pre-deceased by grandson, Derek Lake. She left a brother, John (Merily) Jones and sister Jody Jones. Gunter Stamerjohanns and his wife Val held a special place in Milly's heart as her "adopted" German son. As an exchange student in 1967 he entered her life and remained an important part to the end. The family will welcome relatives and friends to her interment at East Lawn Memorial Gardens, 2400 Bennett Rd., Okemos, MI on Monday, November 21, 2011 at 11AM. A luncheon will be held after at a local restaurant for those in attendance.