A Black Dress Event

October 18, 2018, 7-9 pm – Please join Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice in partnership with Northern Michigan University for a special ladies night celebrating you!

Hosted by NMU First Lady Jan Erickson at the Kaye House, 1440 Center Street, Marquette.

Wine and sweet & savory treats. Your attendance in appreciated. Black dress is optional.
Proceeds from this event will support care for those without the means to pay.

To RSVP, call (906) 225-7760. Admission by donation.

2018 Upper Great Lakes Palliative Care & Hospice Conference

Marquette:  October 23 and 24, 2018 – Join us for a great line-up of speakers for the 2018 Upper Great Lakes Palliative Care & Hospice Conference.   We promise two packed days of energetic, engaging, and educational sessions.

Join us at our new venue this year at the Holiday Inn of Marquette.

Watch for more information.  For registration please email Julie Higbie, PhD, RN, CHPN, at

Grief Support Groups

Open Grief Group – 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Widows-Only Grief Group – 1st and 3rd Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

All groups are held at Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice facility at 914 W. Baraga Avenue, Marquette. The facilitator is Lisa Marttila, Lake Superior Hospice Bereavement Coordinator. For more information contact Lisa at (906) 225-7760 or email


Memorial Services

We generally hold memorial services twice a year to honor and can opportunity to honor and celebrate the lives of those we have lost.  Our Summer 2018 Memorial Services will be held in July at the Carp River Gardens.  You need not have lost a loved one through hospice to participate and celebrate!  It is a time to share stories, celebrate with music, pray and remember our loved ones.  Please call Lake Superior Hospice at 906-225-7750 for more details.