Ms. Kelsi Megan Barrie, 20 of Hillman, Michigan died tragically on August 23, 2017 at her home. She was born in Alpena, Michigan on May 25, 1997 and lived in Hillman most of her life, having spent some time out in North Dakota as well. Kelsi attended Hillman High School where she participated in basketball, volleyball, and cheerleading. She was currently employed at Jack's Landing Resort.
When not at work she enjoyed hunting and fishing and was very passionate about animals. Her pet dogs and cats Rakeeshe, Rosko, Molly, Chloe, Razor, Azu, and her rabbit named Nibbler were all very important to her and she took pride in taking care of them. Aside from animals she was passionate about her family and friends and was an outgoing person, never afraid to speak her mind. She will truly be missed by everyone that was blessed to have known her.
She is survived by her mother, Stephanie (Mike) Mathews of Ann Arbor; father, Scott Barrie of Watford City, North Dakota; brothers, Tyler Barrie of Watford City; Kyle Barrie of Hillman; companion, Justin Slieff of Hillman; grandparents, Kenneth (Daune Jones) Kolcan Sr of Lachine; Sue Kolcan of Hillman; Kenneth (Mary Lou) Barrie of Hillman.
Funeral services for Kelsi will take place at 11:00AM on Monday, August 28, 2017 at New Beginnings Ministries; Hillman; Pastor Larry Kirby officiating. Interment will follow services at Hillman Rust Township Cemetery. Visitation will take place on Sunday, August 27, 2017 from 4:00PM until 8:00PM and again on Monday from 10:00AM until time of service.