Emily Renee Poirier, age 19, of Ocala, Florida passed away suddenly on Wednesday, July 6, 2023. She was born on September 17, 2003 in Petoskey, Michigan. She was well-known in her church communities and by the kids she worked with at Manton Baptist Church in Manton, Michigan and Heritage Baptist Church in Ocala, Florida. She willingly volunteered in church ministries and served alongside her family.
She made friends with people of all ages and levels of ability. Emily's good attitude and likable personality helped make her easily loveable. She enjoyed crocheting, writing, and fashion, but loved all things horses and dolphins. She aspired to work in a field training dolphins.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory in addition to her parents, Daniel and Samantha Poirier, siblings, Daniel Chatters and Andrea Chatters of Clio, Michigan, Breanna Miller (James Martin) of Johannesburg, Michigan, Mitchell Poirier (Nicole Henderson) of Charlevoix, Paige Poirier of Charlevoix, Wyatt Poirier of Ionia, Michigan, Jesse Poirier of Interlochen, Michigan, and Katlyn Poirier of Ocala, Florida; grandparents Evonne Ormsbee of Vanderbilt, Michigan, Susan Lucas of Belleview, Florida, Steve (Joan) Elenbaas of McBain, Michigan; nieces Luna, Harmany, Harper; nephews Liam, Koda, Zander; and many uncles, aunts, and cousins.
Emily was proceeded in death by her grandpa Richard Ormsbee, uncle Lucas Poirier, and cousin Brittany Poirier.