Gingerich, Daniel J.
Bay City, Michigan
Daniel J. Gingerich, age 44 years, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 5, 2000. Funeral Service will be Monday morning, January 10, 2000 at 10 o'clock at Stapish West. Rev. Fr. James F. Gavit will preside. Rite of Committal will be in St. Patrick Cemetery. Friends may call at Stapish West on Sunday afternoon from 3 to 9 o'clock. Stapish West 805 E. South Union, Bay City
Krawczyk, Helen M. (Tarkowski)
Bay City, Michigan
Died Friday, January 7, 2000 at the Carriage House, age 92 years. Helen was born July 1, 1907 in Bay City and lived here all her life. She was married to Isadore Krawczyk, he predeceased her in 1974. She was a member of St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Church and its' Rosary Sodality, Felician Sister's Auxiliary, Senior Citizens, League of Catholic Men and Women, Legion of Mary, and a member of the K of C St. Stephen Council 4102 Auxiliary. Surviving family members are a daughter Gerry (Jack) Welter; three sons: Norbert (Janet) Krawczyk, Robert (Ruth) Krawczyk, and Fred (Liz) Krawczyk; a daughter-in-law Pat Krawczyk; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; brother Felix (Agnes) Tarkowski; sister- in-law Sr. Mary Alvin; special friend Patti Babiarz; many nieces and nephews. A son Daniel Krawczyk predeceased her in 1991. Mass of Christian Burial will take place 11:00 A.M. Monday, January 10, 2000 at St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Steven S. Killey will officiate with burial to follow in St. Stanislaus Cemetery. Friends may call at Ambrose Funeral Home on Sunday from 1-5 and 7-9 P.M. and on Monday at church, 10:30 A.M. until the time of the Funeral Mass. St. Stan's Rosary Sodality, Felician Sister's Auxiliary, and Senior Citizens will pray the Rosary Sunday at 2:00 P.M., followed by a Parish Wake Service at 7:30 P.M., both from the funeral home. Those planning and expression of sympathy may wish to consider St. Stanislaus Grade School. Ambrose Funeral Home 1200 Garfield Ave.
Kulberg, Pearl I.
Bay City, Michigan
Mrs. Kulberg, age 87 years, died January 3, 2000 at Mid Michigan Medical Center in Midland. She was born in Bach, MI on February 11, 1912, the daughter of Neil and Nettie (Best) Vader. She married Henry I. Kulberg on August 16, 1937 and he preceded her in death on March 8, 1996. She was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church. Until her retirement she was the owner and operator of Beverly Drapery Shop. She is survived by her son Wilbert J. "Joe" (Leela) Hopper of Bay City; a son-in-law Richard Shook of Midland; 9 grandchildren; 9 great- grandchildren; 7 great-great- grandchildren as well as her step- mother Oma Vader of Akron and a half-brother Donald "Bud" (Jeannie) Vader of Akron. She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter Karin shook, a brother and a sister. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 22, 2000 at 1:00 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church. The Rev. Andreas H. Teich will officiate. Private burial will be at Floral Gardens Cemetery. Memorial tributes may be made to Messiah Lutheran Church. No visitation hours are scheduled at the funeral home. Penzien & Steele Funeral Home 608 N. Madison Avenue
Bacca, Genene A.
Bay City, Michigan
Genene A. Bacca, age 63 years, died Saturday, January 15, 2000 in Bay Medical Center. She was born to the late Roy and Hazel Nelson on October 4, 1936 in Lansing, MI and had been a resident of Bay County most of her life. Genene was a past member of First Baptist Church. Surviving family members include her four children: Ronald (Michelle) VanDeusen of Denver, CO, Theresa (Rod) Shepard of DeWitt, MI, Gerald VanDeusen of Middleville, MI, and Sheila Sager of Bay City; nine grandchildren: Tyler Sager, Brian, Charity and Shelley Smith, Ryan and Richard VanDeusen, Sean, Noah, and Jyllian Shepard. The Funeral Service will be held Friday, January 21, 2000 at 11:00 AM in the W. A. Trahan Funeral Chapel. Rev. Kim H. Lewis will officiate and private interment will take place in Maple Hill Cemetery, Cadillac, MI. Visiting hours will be Friday from 9:00 AM until time of service at the W.A. Trahan Funeral Chapel. W. A. Trahan Funeral Chapel & Prearrangement Center Madison at Tenth
Wackerly, Mr. Carl W.
Passed away Monday, January 17, 2000, at Martin Luther Home in Saginaw, Michigan. Age 83 years. The son of the late Ralph and Julia (Kipfmiller) Wackerly, Carl was born September 12, 1916 in Auburn, Michigan. He married Esther E. Wylie on June 8, 1940 at Trinity Lutheran Church-Monitor where he was a lifelong member. She predeceased him November 1, 1969. Carl was employed at Dow Chemical Company for over 30 years until his retirement in 1975. Surviving are one daughter and son-in-law, Joan and James Teal, Saginaw; two grandchildren, Scott and Julie Teal, Hudsonville; Michelle and Duane Meier, Saginaw; two great-grandchildren, Joey and Laura Teal, Hudsonville; four brothers and one sister: Ralph Wackerly Jr. and dear friend, Agness Schmidt, Robert and Marie Wackerly, Donald and Lyla Wackerly, all of Auburn; James and Marge Wackerly, St. Louis, Michigan; Arlene Rood, Saginaw; Carl's sisters-in-law and brother-in-law: Emma Wackerly, Doris Bergman and Owen Rohn, Saginaw; many nieces and nephews. Carl was preceded in death by a son, Ronald Wackerly, by a grandson, James C. Teal, and by five brothers and two sisters, his twin brother John, Arthur, Elmer, Albert and William Wackerly, Doris Rohn and Leona Kent. Funeral Service will take place 11:00 A.M. Friday, January 21, 2000 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 5545 S. Eight Mile Road in Bay City, Michigan. Pastor David Sherry will officiate with burial in Floral Gardens Cemetery in Bay City. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd., (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Thursday from 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. and 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. and at Trinity Lutheran Church on Friday from 10:00 A.M. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church, Martin Luther Home or the charity of their choice. Snow Funeral Home Saginaw, Michigan
Age 92, passed away Tuesday, January 18, 2000 at Ingham Medical Center in Lansing. Friends may call at the Funeral Chapel from 11 A.M. to 9 P.M. Friday. Funeral Services will be Saturday, January 22 at 10 A.M. from Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Standish. R. O. Savage Funeral Chapel Standish, Michigan
Bishop, Edna M.
Mrs. Bishop, age 81 years, died January 19, 2000 at Bay Medical Center. The complete obituary will be in Thursday's paper. Funeral and Committal Service will be Friday at 11 AM at Immanuel Lutheran Church. The Rev. Leslie D. Tyvela and Vicar David Zeuscher will officiate. Burial will be at Floral Gardens Cemetery. Memorial tributes may be made to Immanuel Radio Broadcast. Visiting hours will be Thursday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM at Penzien & Steele Funeral Home. She will lie in state at the church on Friday from 10 AM until service time. Penzien & Steele Funeral Home 608 N. Madison Avenue