Coleen Nemeth is the first
PerryFest Makeover Queen,
selected to reign during the 2007 PerryFest
Friday, Sept. 14 through Sunday, Sept. 16.
Nominated for the title by her husband and
several of their children, Coleen was
“a woman of strength and dignity, with
no fear of putting others before
her own needs.”
She and her husband, Tom, manage a
household of eight kids, seven of them
between the ages of 7-13,
the eighth child being her husband.
In addition to running the household,
looking for bargains to give the kids
Coleen volunteers as an AWANA leader
as well as serving as a leader for a
Ladies Bible Study Fellowship in Lansing.
Coleen, also known as
“Shutterbug the Clown,”
also donates numerous hours clowning
at local churches and special events
as well as doing face painting at
She has also trained several of their
children to be clowns.