Anuszkiewicz, Sr., Timothy M.
Timothy M. Anuszkiewicz, Sr., age 58 years, passed away suddenly Tuesday, February 1, 2000. He was born on October 27, 1941 to Martin and Sophie Anuszkiewicz in Flint, Michigan. Mr. Anuszkiewicz retired from GM Powertrain in Bay City in 1995. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He is survived by his children: Timothy (Susan) Anuszkiewicz, Jr. of Essexville, Sherry (Ted) Wrage of Longmount, Colorado, Lori (Mark) Bennett of Colorado Springs, Colorado and Vickie Anuszkiewicz of Boulder, Colorado; five grandchildren: Amanda, Desiree, Caty, Crimison, Quinn; two sisters: Sylvia Stevenson of Bay City, Barbara Anuszkiewicz of Bay City; two brothers: Edward Anuszkiewicz of Detroit and David Anuszkiewicz of Harrisville and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, Martin and Sophie Anuszkiewicz, and his brother, Martin Anuszkiewicz, Jr. The Funeral Service will be held 11 o'clock Saturday morning, February 5, 2000 at Stapish East. Rev. Carl Avery will officiate. Friends may call at Stapish East on Friday between the hours of 1 to 9 o'clock and on Saturday morning from 10 o'clock until the time of service. Stapish East 955 Pine, Essexville
Buerkel, Emma E. (Weiss)
Bay City, Michigan
On Tuesday, February 1, 2000 God called Emma to her Heavenly home from Bay Medical Care Facility. Age 89 years. The daughter of the late John and Ida (Krauss) Weiss was born February 28, 1910 in Frankenlust Twp., MI. Mrs. Buerkel was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church of Frankenlust. She is survived by her children and their spouses: Marilyn and Fred Hine of Au Gres, MI, Veldora and Leroy Forster of Bay City, MI, Lorna and William Bills of Akron, MI, Kathleen and Donald Doud of Essexville, MI, Eugene Schlicker, Larry and Loretta Schlicker, all of Bay City, MI and Ronald Schlicker of Saginaw, MI; 19 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; four sisters and one brother-in-law: Lydia Mertz of Sterling Heights, MI, Bertha Behmlander of Bay City, MI, Meta Lupcke of Munger, MI and Helen and Newton Stevens of Bay City, MI; four brothers and five sisters-in-law: Oscar and Lenora Weiss, Roy and Maxine Weiss, all of Freeland, MI, Emil and Hulda Weiss and Alfred and Ruth Weiss, all of Bay City, MI and Alma M. Weiss of Bay City, MI. On September 19, 1931, she married Erwin Schlicker; he predeceased her on October 3, 1949 and on July 24, 1965, she married Herman Buerkel; he predeceased her on April 22, 1993. In addition to her parents and her husbands, she was also predeceased by her brothers: Theodore, Martin, Arthur and Herbert Weiss and one sister, Sally Gruszynski. Funeral Service will take place Saturday, February 5, 2000 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Paul Lutheran Church of Frankenlust. Officiating will be Rev. Paul D. Theiss with interment following in the church cemetery. Friends may call at the Gephart Funeral Home, Inc. on Thursday from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M. and on Friday from 2:00 to 5:00 and 6:00 to 9:00 P.M. Mrs. Buerkel will be taken to the church on Saturday to lie in state from 10 A.M. until the time of services. Memorial envelopes for St. Paul Lutheran Church of Frankenlust Memorial Fund or the donor's favorite charity will be available at the funeral home. Gephart Funeral Home, Inc. 201 W. Midland Street
Labo, Ruby May
Mrs. Labo, age 78, passed away Tuesday, February 1, 2000 at Bay Medical Care Facility following a lingering illness. She was born in Boyne City on September 26, 1921 to the late Arthur and Pearl (Henry) Drayton. She was a lifelong resident of the Crump area. She is survived by her children: Michael Labo of Linwood, Thomas Barringer of Bay City, Chuck Barringer of Texas, George Barringer of Hartland, Gladys Patton of Davison, Patricia Sturgis of Arizona and Linda Camarillo of Texas; 13 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren; two brothers: Ross Drayton and Dan Drayton and a sister, Wanetta Ronk Alanson. She was predeceased by her first husband, Charles Barringer and her second husband, Abel Labo, a son, Fred Labo and eight brothers and sisters. Funeral Service will be held Friday, February 4, 2000 at 11 A.M. from the Lee-Ramsay Funeral Home with burial in Garfield Township Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 2 P.M. to 9 P.M. and on Friday from 10 A.M. until time of services. Lee-Ramsay Funeral Home Pinconning
LaValley, Robert G.
Loving father and grandfather passed away Tuesday, February 1, 2000 at Covenant Medical Center- Harrison. Age 78 years. Robert G. LaValley was born February 5, 1921 to the late Claude G. and Stella (Sowulewski) LaValley in Saginaw. He served in the United States Air Force during World War II, being discharged in 1945. He then served with the Air Force Reserve, retiring in 1980 as a Lt. Colonel. Robert graduated from General Motors Institute on June 18, 1950. On June 19, 1943, he married Frances Edwards in Coffeyville, Kansas; she preceded him in death on September 24, 1997. Robert had worked as a Metallurgical Engineer for Dow and as a Vice-President of Manufacturing for Wellman Dynamics until his retirement in 1982. Robert was an active boater for many years and served as past Commander of Saginaw Bay Power Squadron and past Commander of Saginaw Bay Yacht Club. He had also been elected Commander of the Barry Field Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol in 1950. He is survived by two daughters: Carolyn (Tom) Surian of Bay City and Patricia (Colin) Colbert of Essexville; and four grandchildren: Kellie R. Colbert of Whitefish, Montana, Corrie M. Colbert of Berkeley, California, Thomas R. Surian of Berkley, MI and Juliane F. Surian of Auburn Hills, MI. Robert will be missed by all who knew and loved him. A Memorial Service for the family will take place at a later date. Arrangements by Hill Funeral Home (formerly Peace Rose). if0,0³ Hill Funeral Home Saginaw, MI
Nyquist, Geraldine A.
Flushing, Michigan formerly of Bay City, Michigan
Geraldine Ann Nyquist, loving wife, mother and grandmother, died Monday evening, January 31, 2000 in McLaren Regional Medical Center, Flint, at the age of 76 years. She was born to the late John and Lilly (Whitbrodt) Gibas on April 8, 1923 in Bay City. Geraldine was a member of St. Robert's Church, Flushing, and a former member of St. John the Evangelist Church, Essexville. On April 15, 1944 she married Robert A. Nyquist in St. James Church, Bay City. Bob survives her along with their three children: Richard (Brenda) Nyquist, Susan (Steven) Goodrich, and Kenneth (Kimberly) Nyquist, all of Flushing; five grandchildren: Andrew (Julie) Nyquist, Robert Nyquist, Robert Jones, Andrea and Brett Nyquist; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers and two sisters. The Rite of Committal will take place Friday, February 4, 2000 at 1:00 P.M. in the St. Patrick Cemetery Chapel, Bay City. Rev. Thomas J. McNamara of St. John the Evangelist Church will preside. No visiting hours are scheduled at the W. A. Trahan Funeral Chapel. W. A. Trahan Funeral Chapel & Prearrangement Center Madison at Tenth
Willett, Sandra E.
Mrs. Rolland (Sandra E.) Willett, age 60, of Bentley, MI, died Wednesday, February 2, 2000 at Brian's House in Essexville, MI. She was born on December 16, 1939 in Detroit, MI, the daughter of Basil and Christine St. Antoine Magoon. She married Rolland R. Willett on October 19, 1963 in Detroit, MI. They moved to the Bentley area in January, 1969. Mrs. Willett was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Pinconning. She was a member of the K of C Auxiliary #2724 Council, Fr. Labory, Standish, MI. Surviving are husband, Rolland R. Willett; two daughters: Marianne Chamberlain of Mesick, MI and Kimberly Bonner of Essexville; two grandchildren: Mickiel and Christina Bonner; two brothers: Gilbert Magoon of Battle Creek, MI and Rev. Fr. R. Dale Magoon of Mancelona, MI. Visitation will be Friday, February 4, 2000 from 12:00 Noon until 9 P.M. at the R. O. Savage Funeral Chapel in Standish. A Prayer Service will be at 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. The Rite of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 A.M. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Nine Mile Rd., Pinconning with Rev. Fr. Joseph Miller officiating. Cremation will follow. Mrs. Willett will lie in state at the church from 10 A.M. until 11 A.M. R. O. Savage Funeral Chapel Standish, Michigan
Crane, Marie E.
Bay City, Michigan
Marie E. Crane, age 93 years, died Wednesday evening, February 2, 2000 in the Carriage House of Bay City. She was born on September 25, 1906 in Bay City to the late Frank and Mary (Ciesielski) Slachcikowski. Marie graduated from Central Michigan University, and taught at the former Dolsen School, St. Boniface School, and Bangor Central School in Bay City, before retiring in 1972. She was a member of St. Joseph Church, Michigan Education Association, National Education Association, and the Bay Arenac Retired Teachers Association. She was married to Oliver Z. Crane, and he preceded her in death on November 20, 1974. Survivors include her sister, Mrs. Edmunda F. Traczike of Mesa, AZ; several nieces and nephews; and her dear friends: Mary Jeanne DeBold and Anne Trahan and her family. She was also preceded in death by two sisters and one brother. The Funeral Mass, including the Committal Rite, will be celebrated Saturday, February 5, 2000 at 11:00 A.M. in St. Joseph Church. Marie will lie in state in church Saturday after 10:00 A.M. Rev. Joseph Schabel will preside and interment will follow in St. Stanislaus Kostka Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Joseph Church Development Fund or a charity of the donor's choice. No visiting hours are scheduled at the W. A. Trahan Funeral Chapel. Thank you to the staff of the Carriage House for their loving care of our Aunt Marie Crane. W. A. Trahan Funeral Chapel & Prearrangement Center Madison at Tenth