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Cherryland Humane Society
1750 Ahlberg Rd.
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 946-5116
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Life Story / Obituary


Cathy Lynn Jamison, 47, of Traverse City, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, with her family by her side, and after a long battle with cancer. She was born on Oct. 13, 1966, in Bay Shore, Long Island, N.Y., the daughter of Norman and Constance (Cromell) Albin.

Cathy lived in Las Vegas for over four years before moving to Traverse City, where she met her future husband, Dean Jamison. They were married on May 25, 2002, in Las Vegas. She loved the Las Vegas area and the mountains.

Cathy loved to listen to music and to dance.

Cathy is survived by her husband, Dean; mother, Constance Albin, of Traverse City; twin sisters, Chrissy Albin, of Traverse City, and Carla Albin, of Florida; nephews, Jason Garst, Eric Albin, Austin Orth, Cyle Schmuckal and Cadin Schmuckal; niece, Savanna Albin; great-nephew, Giovanni Garst; and father and mother-in-law, Theodore and Jan Jamison.

She was preceded in death by her father, Norman; and sister, Cindy Garst-Busker.

Cremation will take place. Private family services will be held.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cherryland Humane Society, 1750 Ahlberg Road, Traverse City, MI 49686.

Please visit Cathy’s webpage at www.lifestorynet.com to sign the guest book and share a message with her family.

The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City, to handle the arrangements.