Archive for the ‘Squires Obituaries’ Category

Robert C. Willey

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Willey-photo180Bob passed away Monday, May 18, 2015 at McLaren Bay Region age 53 years.  He was born July 20, 1961 in Bay City.  Bob served our country in the U.S. Marine Corp. and retired as a welder.  He enjoyed fishing and taking bike rides.  Surviving are two children; Stefanie (Aguilar) Knoerr and her husband Ross, Brandon Willey, mother and step-father, Edie and Al Ousterhout, three sisters and a brother.  He was predeceased by his father Robert B. Willey.  Funeral service will take place Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. from the Squires Funeral Home.  Linda Studniarz will officiate.  Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Tuesday from 4 – 6 p.m.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider family wishes.

Lori Kay Klugmann

Monday, May 18th, 2015

Bay City, Michigan


     Lori passed away unexpectedly Saturday, May 16, 2015, age 43.  The daughter of Bryan P. and Rosalind K. (Reed) Herek she was born January 14, 1972 in Bay City.  Lori married Aaron M. Klugmann on December 3, 2010 and he survives her.  She graduated from John Glenn High School in 1990 and was a member of Redeeming Love Christian Embassy.  Lori baked the best chocolate chip cookies and enjoyed camping and singing.  She loved the Lord and selflessly took care of everyone as a mother would of her family.

Surviving is her husband, Aaron, two sons and one daughter, Michael B. (Missy) Albertson, Amber (Robert) Hambrick and Isaiah Albertson, their father, Mike Albertson, two grandchildren, Mikey and Elizabeth, Lori’s father and mother, Bryan and Rosalind Herek, grandmother, Maryann (Jack) Reed-Graveline, three sisters: Lisa (Scott) Boehner, Amy (Patrick) Nesbitt and Amanda Trumble, nieces and nephews, MacKenzie and Mitchell Nesbitt and Sydney Trumble, and Lori’s dogs: Fluffy, Bear and Daisy.  Lori was predeceased by a daughter, Hope Albertson.

The Funeral Service will be held Friday, May 22, 2015 at 11:00 am at Redeeming Love Christian Embassy, 3051 Kiesel, Bay City.  Rev. Jeffrey Englehardt will officiate and interment will be in Elm Lawn Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Thursday from 2:00 to 8:00 pm and at church on Friday after 10:00 am.  In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to “Family Wishes.”

Elizabeth Joyce Feinauer

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Bay City, Michigan


Elizabeth passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at her residence, age 63.  She was born March 8, 1952 in California to the late Ellisworth “Bud” and Joyce Ann (Hidden) Rhodes.  She married CJ Feinauer on December 26, 1970 and he survives her.  Elizabeth graduated from John Glenn High School in 1970 and then attended Delta College, where she received her Registered Nurses degree.  She started her career at St. Mary’s Hospital in Saginaw and later retired from Anderson Eye in Bay and Saginaw as an insurance coder.  Elizabeth was a member of Redeeming Love Embassy in Bay City, The Connection Church in Saginaw and the American Academy of Professional Coding.  She enjoyed knitting, music, reading and going on short trips.  Elizabeth loved spending all the time she could with her husband, sons, grandsons, sister and extended family.

Surviving besides her loving husband, CJ are two sons, John (Mindy) and Paul (Natalie) Feinauer, two grandsons, Elijah and Zachary Feinauer, one sister, Barbara (Kevin) Nassiff, three brother in-laws: Roger, Harvey (Liz) and Dave Feinauer, two sister in-laws, Cheyenne Brothwell and Jeanne Starin, many cousins, nephews, nieces and aunts.  Elizabeth was predeceased by a sister, Jan Feinauer.

Per Elizabeth’s request, cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of her life will be held Monday, May 18, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the Squires Funeral Home.  Elizabeth’s husband Pastor CJ Feinauer will officiate.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 4:00 to 7:00 pm.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Good Samaritan Rescue Mission in Bay City.

Patricia Doyle White

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Houston TX. formerly of Bay City

Patricia Doyle White age 88, died in Houston, Texas on April 24, 2015, at the home of her daughter.  Pat was born in Lansing, on October 12, 1926 to Frank and Lorraine Doyle.  She moved to Bay City from Detroit in 1940 and was a resident of Bay City for over seventy years.  Pat graduated from St. Mary’s High School in 1944 and St. Mary’s Hospital School of Nursing, Saginaw, Michigan in 1947.  She was a registered nurse for over fifty years.  Pat worked for Mercy Hospital and then Bay Medical Center for most of her career.  Following retirement, she did part-time work for the Pardee Foundation, helping patients with cancer.  A cancer survivor herself, Pat volunteered for the Bay County unit of the American Cancer Society for many years.  She was instrumental in starting the Reach to Recovery program in 1972, which assists women who have had mastectomies.  A devout Catholic, Pat was a long-time member of Our Lady of Peace Parish – St. Mary of the Assumption Church.

Pat was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of fifty-two years, Daniel J. White, whom she married on May 24, 1952.  She is survived by two sons, Neal J. White (Cathy) of Midland, Michigan, David J. White of Langley, Virginia and one daughter, Kathleen White Voltz (Donald) of Houston, Texas.  She had five grandchildren:  Lisa M. Koski (Scott), Daniel J. White, Andrew T. White, Kevin P. Voltz (Ashley), and Megan Voltz Schneider (Karl).  She is also survived by one brother, Thomas J. Doyle and special sister-in- law Virginia Doyle, three nephews, and several cousins.

Pat was a dedicated nurse who used her knowledge and skills throughout her life to benefit, family, friends and the community.  This was most evident when she diligently cared for her husband Dan, after he was badly burned in a chemical explosion, and continued for the remainder of his life. Pat also lovingly cared for her mother during her final years.

The family would like to express their appreciation to Maria Sosa of Houston, Texas, who provided excellent care to Pat during her last year of life.

A visitation for family and friends will take place on Sunday, May 17, 2015 from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Squires Funeral Home and at the church on Monday after 10:00 a.m.  The Funeral Mass will take place at Our Lady of Peace Parish – St. Mary of the Assumption Church on Monday, May 18, 2015 at 11:00 am with Rev. Father James G. Heller officiating.  Private entombment will follow later that day at St. Patrick’s Mausoleum, Bay City, Michigan.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to The Parkinson’s Foundation, Food for the Poor, or the American Cancer Society.

Dr. Martin F. Piccinni

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

Bay City, Michigan

piccinniphoto172 (1)Martin F. Piccinni was called home by his Heavenly Father Wednesday afternoon May 6, 2015 at his home with his wife and brother by his side age 81 years.  He was born January 31, 1934 in Fenton, Michigan to the late Martin and Rosina (DeRose) Piccinni.  Martin graduated from the University of Detroit Dental School and had practices in Owosso and Standish before retiring.  He married the former Rita Podoski – McCann August 20, 2011 and she survives him.  Martin was past President of the Kiwanis Club along with the K of C Council in Standish.  Martin will always be remembered as having a great captivating smile and enjoying The Glory of God in nature.  Surviving is his wife Rita, a brother, Frank Piccinni and several nieces and nephew.  He was predeceased by two sisters.  Funeral Service will take place Friday, May 8, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. from In His Presence Ministries.  Pastor Michael Baranek will officiate.  Friends may call at the church only on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider family wishes.

Arlene M. Pomranky

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Bay City, Michigan


     Our beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at Smith Street Assisted Living, age 90.  Arlene was born October 21, 1924 in Cadillac, Michigan to the late William H. and Mary (Coulson) Proper.  She married Laurence R. “Bud” Pomranky and he predeceased her on March 30, 1990.  She enjoyed fishing, traveling, cooking and keeping up with everything necessary to maintain her home.  Arlene loved making memories with her family so her legacy will carry on.

Surviving are three children: Sharon L. Schafer, Robert L. (Nancy) Pomranky and Pam (Joe) Delaney, twelve grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren, six great great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.  Arlene was predeceased by a daughter, Mary Diment, four sisters and one brother.

Cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of her life for family and friends will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 from 4 – 8 p.m. at the U.A.W. Hall 4427 Wilder Rd. Bay City. Private inurnment will be in Midland City Cemetery.  No visitation or services will be held at Squires Funeral Home.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Southern Care Hospice.

The Pomranky family would like to thank the owners and all the staff at Smith Street Assisted Living for their compassionate care they gave Arlene and her entire family while she was there.