Emmi L. Stratton, 78, of Marinette, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at Rennes East. She was born on Feb. 2, 1940, to the late Alfred and Helen (Philibeck) Becker in Menominee County. 
Emmi  graduated from Menominee High School class of 1958.  On Aug. 4, 1977, Emmi married John Stratton in Milwaukee. She worked for 28 years for Ansul and enjoyed plants and flowers, gardening, her pets, Muffin, golfing on the ladies league at Little River, and cooking, especially for family gatherings.
Emmi is survived by her husband of 40 years, John, of Marinette; three daughters: Tammy (Dave) Nichols of Wallace; Terry (Jamey) Richardson of Fort Mill, S.C.; and Tracy (Jeff) Polaski of Menominee; five step-children: Teri Stratton of Madison, Lori Frank of Oshkosh, Jode (Mike) Fisher of Madison, Peter Stratton of Georgia, and Stephanie Stratton of Madison; two brothers: Roland (Shirley) Becker of Menominee, and Al (Pat) Becker of lower Michigan; a sister, Beverly Cook of Marinette; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Darrell Hebert; and sister, Nancy Wall.
Visitation will be held at Thielen Funeral Home on Friday, Feb. 9, from 2-4 p.m. Services will be held at 4 p.m., with Deacon Jerome Thetreau officiating.
The family would like to thank Rennes East and Heartland Hospice for all of their compassionate care.