Archive for the ‘Ambrose Obituaries’ Category

John B. Webb

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Bay City, Michigan

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     Our loving husband, father, grandfather and friend to all who knew him, passed away Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at McLaren Bay Region, age 72.  He was born January 30, 1942 in Virginia to the late John Alvin and Phyllis Alvira (Hutchings) Webb.  John married Beverly Ann Bolander on May 11, 1988 at FremontAvenueUnitedMethodistChurch and she survives him.  He was a veteran and served his country with the US Army as a Traffic Analyst during Vietnam.  John was a proud Michigan State Spartan and received his BA in business administration and was in the marching band as well.  He later attended LansingCommunity College and received his degree in Hotel, Restaurant and Hospitality Management.  John retired from Michigan Bell as an outside plant engineer after 23 years of dedicated service and was a member of FremontAvenueUnitedMethodistChurch.  John enjoyed fishing, singing, playing his euphonium and spending time with his friends.  He was a gifted musician and was member of the Bay Concert Band, Bay Chorale, Michigan State University Alumni Band and the American Red Cross.

     Surviving is his wife, Beverly, stepchildren: James Richard (Pamela) Bauer, Lori Lee Bauer, and Kristin Kay Bauer, cousin, Jean Ann (Richard) Hembrough, six grandchildren: Alexander, Katherine, Sarah, Audrey, Jillian and Claire, three brother in-laws: Michael (Patricia), Paul A. (Patricia) and David (Sandra) Bolander, one sister in-law, Kay Bolander and his pets, Snow Biscuit and Cocoa Sioux.  John was predeceased by a brother in-law, Edward Bolander and pets, Taki Dakota and Akasha Sioux.

     The Funeral Service will be held Monday, December 22, 2014 at 10:00am at Fremont Avenue United Methodist Church.  Rev. Susan Platt will officiate and military honors, under the auspices of the Bay County Veterans Council will follow the service outside of church.  Friends may call at the Ambrose Funeral Home on Sunday from 2:00 to 8:00pm and Monday at church after 9:00am.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the John B. and Beverly A. Webb Spartan Marching Band Endowment Scholarship.

Bernard S. Krengielski “Ben”

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

krengielski-photoBernard S. Krengielski age 97 years passed away Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at Huron Woods Nursing Home.  He was born October 12, 1917 in MonitorTownship to the late John and Josephine (Zielinski) Krengielski.  Ben was a lifelong farmer and belonged to Bay County Farm Bureau.  He was a member of Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish – St. Hyacinth Church.

 

Surviving are numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by three brothers and five sisters; Stanley, Steve & Felix Krengielski, Stella Bleck, Blanche Lambert, Martha Hannenberg, Leona Caldwell and Mary McIllhargey.

 

The family would like to thank the special staff at Huron Woods for the wonderful care given to Bernie over the years.

 

Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, December 19, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish – St. Hyacinth Church.  Fr. Jerzy Dobosz will officiate with burial in St. Stanislaus Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Ambrose Funeral Home on Thursday from 3 – 8 p.m. and at the church on Friday after 9:00 a.m.  There will be a parish vigil service for Ben at 7:00 p.m. Thursday.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Toni & Trish House or Family Wishes.

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Angeline “Angie” Pabich

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

Bay City, Michigan

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     Angie passed away Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Heartland-Hampton, age 93.  She was born June 2, 1921 in Bay City to the late Andrew and Sarah (Gwizdala) Lewandowski.  Angie married Francis Frank Pabich on October 19, 1946 in St. Stanislaus Kostka Church and he predeceased her on October 2, 1989.  She retired from Kuhlman Electric and was a member of Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish-St. Stanislaus Church.  Angie was also a member of the Rosary/Altar Society Group #4, Senior Citizens, League of Catholic Women and Men, St. Anne’s Society, Polish Heritage Society, the National Association of Retired Federal Employees and Financial Secretary for the Felician Sisters Auxiliary.  She enjoyed volunteering on the gift cart at MercyHospital years ago, leading the Rosary every morning at church and was a team Captain working on the funeral luncheons at St. Stan’s.  Angie was very devoted to her faith and church, where she very instrumental in keeping the linens clean and the church as well.

     Surviving is a daughter, Mary Kay (John) Nusselt, one granddaughter, Sarah (Brian) Gasser and one brother, Louis Lewandowski.  Angie was predeceased by four sisters: Helen Gillespie, Eleanor (Edward) Mathews, Frances Pierce and Louise Herek, three brothers: Frank, John Lee and Raymond Lewandowski.

     The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, December 19, 2014 at 10:00am at Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish-St. Stanislaus Church.  Fr. Rick Filary will celebrate Mass and interment will be in St. Stanislaus Cemetery. Friends may call at the Ambrose Funeral Home on Thursday from 2:00 to 8:00pm and at church on Friday after 9:00am.  Members of Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish, Felician Sisters Auxiliary and Senior Citizens will pray the Rosary Thursday at 2:00pm at the funeral home, followed later by a Parish Vigil Service for Angie at 7:00pm.  In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Rachel Sovereign Home or Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish.

Richard A. Sniff

Friday, December 12th, 2014

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Richard A. Sniff died Wednesday December 10, 2014 age 49 years.  He was born April 16, 1965 in Greenville, Michigan to the late Richard Sniff and Beverly (Farney) Johnson.  Richard worked for the Painter’s Union Local # 1803 for the past 27 years.  He met the love of his life the former Shari Gleason and she survives him.  Richard truly enjoyed fishing, traveling and seeing his grand kids whom he loved very much.

 

Surviving besides his wife Shari, he leaves one son, Daniel (Ladonna) Sniff, three step-children, Nikole Szilagyi, Danyel Moore, Ky-lee Marth, five grandchildren; Olivia, Arron & Autumn Sniff, Laeden Szilagyi, Leighanna Lopez and his mother in-law and father in-law; Elaine and Dave Bedell.  Also surviving are four sisters and a brother; Susan (John) Russo, Robin (Robert) Williams, Brenda Sniff, BethAnn Brooks, Kurt (Cheryl) Johnson and many nieces, nephews, friends and his dog, Buddy.  He was predeceased by two sisters; Dawn Gotwalt and Candy Sniff.

 

Cremation has taken place.  A Memorial Service will take place Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. from the Ambrose Funeral Home.  Pastor David S. Ferranti will officiate. Friends may call at the Ambrose Funeral Home on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. until time of service.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider family wishes.

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Jacob J. Sheredy “Jake”

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

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Bay City, Michigan

 

Our loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at McLaren Bay Region surrounded by his family.  Age 90 years, Jake was born August 9, 1924 in Coleman, Michigan to the late Simon and Catherine (Mroczka) Sheredy.  Jake married the love of his life the former Elizabeth M. Grams September 8, 1945 in Holy Rosary Church of Saginaw.  They have been married for over 69 years and she survives him.  In Jake’s early years he worked for Grey Iron Foundry and later worked for Nodular Iron retiring in 1980 after 37 years of service.  He was a member of Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish- St. Hyacinth Church and the Knights of Columbus St. Stephen Council # 4102.  After Jake’s retirement he worked for Painter Supply and later drove cars for Labadie.  Enjoying small engine repair he worked on mopeds and lawn mowers.  Jake never passed up a broken lawn mower if it was free.  He took them home and fixed them.  He proudly received and wore a t-shirt for his 90th birthday which read, “Mower Man.”  Jake and Betty enjoyed traveling in their younger years and visited all the 50 states.

 

Surviving besides his wife Betty, he leaves two daughters; Patricia A. (David A.) Smith, Nancy Smith, a daughter in-law, Val Sheredy, ten grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren.  Also surviving are three sisters; Ann Fettig, Frances Bolle, Kate (Richard) Paxton, many nieces, nephews and friends.  He was predeceased by two sons; Dennis C. and Brian Paul Sheredy, a grandson, Brad C. Gatza, four sisters and six brothers.

 

The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish – St. Hyacinth Church.  Fr. Rick Filary will officiate with burial in Floral Gardens Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Ambrose Funeral Home on Monday from 2 – 8 p.m. and at the church on Tuesday after 9:00 a.m.  There will be a parish vigil service for Jake on Monday followed by a Bible Presentation by the Knights of Columbus St. Stephen Council #4102.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Brad C. Gatza Scholarship Fund at Michigan Tech University or St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

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Denise M. Gasta

Saturday, November 29th, 2014

San Antonio, Texas

Formerly of Bay City, MI

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     Denise passed away unexpectedly Saturday, November 15, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas, age 54.  The daughter of Floyd and Carol (Letourneau) Gasta she was born April 16, 1960 in Dover, Delaware.  Denise graduated from Bay City All Saints and was an expert with computers as well as website development.  She was also a published author of children’s books.

     She is survived by Jeanette Wardynski, Kyle Wardynski, her mother Carol, one brother David, two sisters, Lori (Trent) and Lanette (Ed), one grandmother, Phyllis Nagy, nieces, Alyssa and Ashlee and her best friend, Jana.  Denise was predeceased by her father, Floyd M. Gasta, grandparents: Bill (Jeanette) Letourneau, Alfred Norton, Max (Stella) Gasta and Walter (Ella) Hobkirk.

     The Funeral Service will be held Friday, December 5, 2014 at 1:00pm at the Ambrose Funeral Home.  Fr. Richard Jozwiak will officiate and private inurnment will be in St. Patrick Cemetery.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 12:00noon until the time of service.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to family wishes.