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Candace L. Kurbel, of Traverse City, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at Medilodge of GTC.

Candy was born on June 2, 1950 in Wyandotte, Michigan to the late Woodrow and Blanche (Mullen) Cameron.

Candy is survived by her son, Kevin (Courtney) Kurbel and grandson, Dylan of Towson, Maryland; sisters, Carolyn Ragsdale of Brownstown, MI and Gaye Rehkopf (Cordell) of Traverse City; sister-in-law, Diane Cameron of Rockland, Massachusetts; nieces, Susan, Debbie, Teresa, Lisa, Lynne, Dianna, Laurie, and Jennifer along with nephews Frank and Jeff.

She is preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Bill and Roy and sister Patricia.

Candy battled dementia the last six years. A special thank you to the many aides and nurses at the Medilodge for their care of her.

Cremation has taken place and no service is planned at this time.

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