Alaska Affinito Obituary
 
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Alaska Beverly Affinito

December 14, 1925 - December 29, 2012
Obituary

Alaska Beverly Affinito, 87 of Frisco Texas, died December 29, 2012. She was born to the late Leonard and Isabelle Gleason, December 14, 1925, in Traverse City, MI. Beverly graduated from Benzonia High School in 1943. She married the late John Affinito in 1945, and they lived together in Redford Township, Michigan, before she relocated to Frisco, TX in 2009. Beverly was a business administrator and a dedicated Christian who faithfully served the Southfield Community Church for some 50+ years. She also served as an officer of the Fellowship of Christian Business and Professional Women, in Detroit, MI during the 1980s. Beverly...
Alaska Beverly Affinito, 87 of Frisco Texas, died December 29, 2012.

She was born to the late Leonard and Isabelle Gleason, December 14, 1925, in Traverse City, MI. Beverly graduated from Benzonia High School in 1943. She married the late John Affinito in 1945, and they lived together in Redford Township, Michigan, before she relocated to Frisco, TX in 2009.

Beverly was a business administrator and a dedicated Christian who faithfully served the Southfield Community Church for some 50+ years. She also served as an officer of the Fellowship of Christian Business and Professional Women, in Detroit, MI during the 1980s.

Beverly is survived by her four children: John D. Affinito, of Tucson, AZ, David W. Affinito and Deborah A. Affinito, of Frisco, TX and Alfred P. Affinito, of Apex, NC. She is also survived by 4 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild as well as by her brother Douglas Gleason of Phoenix, AZ and sister Cora O'Brien of Peoria, IL.

A private memorial service is planned. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made out to Southfield Community Church for missions, 21122 Indian Street, Southfield, Michigan 48033.

Condolences can be recorded online at Tom Dickey West Funeral Home, Dallas TX.

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