Archive for the ‘Squires Obituaries’ Category

Marcia E. Jaster

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

Marcia E. Jaster age 66 passed away suddenly Wednesday December 26, 2012 at McLaren Bay Region.  Daughter of the late Byron & Margaret (Roe) Moreau, Marcia was born September 9, 1946 in Saginaw, Michigan.  Marcia graduated from Arthur Hill High School in 1964.  She retired in Arizona from the city of Tucson Waste Water Management.  Marcia was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Church and the Altar Society.  She loved going fishing, crocheting, knitting, making wreaths and arts and crafts.


Surviving are three daughters: M.E. “Peggie” Jaster, Jennifer (John) Bold, Tamara Jaster, six grandchildren: Kaylee Jaster, Tyler George, Corrie Jaster, Ryan Pagel, Samantha and Jacob Bold.  Also surviving is one sister: Joan (Levi) Steinhoff, three sister’s in-law: Lillian, Kay, Mary, her good friend: Kathy Thane, many nieces, nephews, cousins and her loving dogs.  Marcia was predeceased by three brothers: Robert, Charles and John “Jack”.


Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, December 29, 2012 from St. Mary of the Assumption Church.  Friends may call at the church on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider family wishes.

Richard F. Dion

Saturday, December 22nd, 2012

Richard F. Dion age 73 passed away Saturday, December 22, 2012 at the Colonnades.  He was born December 16, 1939 to the late Oscar and Margaret (Robetoy) Bauer.  Dick served in the U.S. Marine Corp. from 1958 – 1961.  He was a Detective for the Bay City Police Department where he worked from 1965 until his retirement in September 1, 1993.  Dick was a member of the F.O.P. #103 where he was past President.  He received numerous awards while he was on the police department.

Surviving is a sister and brother in-law: Barbara & Donald Gatza and his loving companion Betty Bieck.

Barb would like to thank Jack and Kerry Sayen and Dan DeWaele for their devoted friendship over the years.  Also Barb would like to thank the Colonnades for the excellent care given to Dick during his stay.

 Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation or services at the funeral home.

Fine peace in knowing that he has shed the burden of a failing body and has reclaimed his wings to soar as a free spirit once again…..  Love, Barbara Jean

Angeline May Ryan

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

Angeline passed away Sunday December 9, 2012 at Sanders Adult Foster Care Home age 98 years.  She was born August 6, 1914 in Pewaukee, WI.  Angeline married Harry Ryan and he predeceased her in November of 2004.

Surviving are three grandsons: Chris, Steve and Mark Shorkey.  She was predeceased by a daughter and son in-law: Carol and Jack Shorkey.

A private graveside service took place at St. Patrick Cemetery.  There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Rolland Richard Greene

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

Bay City,Michigan

Mr. Greene age 83 passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at his home surrounded by his entire family.  He was born December 29, 1924 to the late Guy and Hazel (Fetter) Greene.  Rolland married the former Patricia Scott September 5, 1969 inBay   Cityand she survives him.  Mr. Greene served in theU.S.Army in the Japanese Occupational Force and during the Korean Conflict where he received 5 Bronze Service Stars.  Rolland worked for Newcor for 30 years before retiring in 1992.  He was a member ofChristianAssemblyChurch.  Rolland enjoyed working in his flower garden, woodworking and listening to classical music. He truly was a loving husband, father, father in-law and grandfather.


Surviving besides his wife Patricia he leaves two daughters: Pamela (Michael) Flannery, Mary (John) Bollman and three grandchildren: John Patrick, Melissa Marie and Hannah Patricia Bollman.  He was predeceased by one brother, Guy Greene and one sister, Emily Carvier.


Funeral Service will take place Saturday December 22, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. from Squires Funeral Home followed by a military service by theBayCountyVeteran’s Council. Pastor Matt Placeand Pastor John Lietner will officiate with private burial inFloralGardensCemetery.  Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Friday from 2 – 8 p.m. and on Saturday after 10:00 a.m.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to considerChristianAssemblyChurch.

Irene B. O’Leary

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

Essexville Ml

Irene was called to be with the Lord and to celebrate a special Christmas this year with her daughter, Mary Margaret and her husband, Dan O’Leary. Irene was born in Bay City, Michigan on September 28,1921, to Herman P. and Margaret B (Meier) King. She graduated from Central High School and was united in marriage to Dan O’Leary on July 12,1941 by the Rev. C.R. Cahill at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Bay City. She played softball, enjoyed bowling, playing cards, word puzzles, fishing, line dancing and walking. She was a terrific homemaker and for many years she was one of the “Hot Lunch” ladies at St. Mary’s School. Irene was a member of the Daughters of Isabella, former member of the local Elks Club, Moose Club and Knights of Columbus auxiliaries. She was a kind, loving person and more “Irish” than anyone could imagine.

Irene passed away Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at Huron Woods Nursing Center in Kawkawlin. Age 91 years. She is survived by four children: Mike (Gail) O’Leary, Pat (Jerry Davis) O’Leary, Jan (Gary Moore) O’Leary, and Dan (Debbie) O’Leary, all of Bay City; eight grandchildren: Kelly (Brad) O’Leary-Bell, Mike R (Lindsay)O’Leary, Wendy (Dave) Mueller, Danny (Teri) Davis, Christopher (Stephanie) Davis, Michelle (Ben) Beall, Carie (Bartley) Terrill, Patrick O’Leary (fiance Breigh Boudreau), and step-grandson Shane P. Moore; tengreatgrandchildren Brady Bell, Madison Mueller, Nicole and Megan Davis, Logan Davis, Piper and Ivy Beall, Maiah Jezak, Gavin and Charlotte Terrill, and great great-grandson, James R Johnston and many nieces and nephews.

Dan predeceased Irene on May 13, 2011. Irene was predeceased by daughter, Mary Margaret, granddaughter, Loretta, four sisters: Marie Lang, Marvel Pett, Clara Wagner, and Nel Hartley; and three brothers: Robert King, Paul King and William King.

Special thanks to the staff of Huron Woods Nursing Center for the wonderful care given to Irene.

The Funeral Liturgy will take place 11:00 a.m. Friday, December 21, 2012 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, with interment in St. Patrick Cemetery. Irene will lie in state at church on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Good Samaritan Rescue Mission of Bay City.

Margo Anne Charlebois

Monday, December 10th, 2012


Bay City, MI


Margo Anne Charlebois, age 55, passed away at home Friday, December 7, 2012, with her loving family at her side after an 18 month battle with cancer.  She was born in Mt. Pleasant, MI on January 31, 1957. She married Joseph J. Charlebois on January 30, 1982 and he survives her.


Margo attended Midland High and graduated from Mid Park High School in Cleveland in 1975, earned her associates degree from Delta College in 1990, a BA in Psychology from Saginaw Valley State University in 1994, and a Masters of Arts Counseling from Central Michigan University in December 1998.

Prior to opening her own practice, “Time 4 a Change Counseling,” Margo was the director at Bay Area Social Intervention Services (BASIS) and instrumental in the founding of Wit’s End Counseling Center.  She was a long time member of the Michigan Counseling association (MCA) and the American Counseling Association (ACA) as well as a member of the Bay County Crisis Response Team.  She was a member of the Women in Business Association, and past president of her neighborhood ICANN group. She held certifications in Trauma & Loss counseling, Substance Abuse counseling and Happiest Baby on the Block.  She volunteered for many activities in the community and played a key role in establishing the Annual AIDS Walk in Bay County.  Margo was very committed to helping people make positive changes in their lives and encouraged all she encountered to “Live in the Moment” as she herself worked hard to do.

Margo was a loving wife and was extremely proud of her children and grandchildren.  Throughout the years she devoted much of her time and energy to her family.  When her daughters were young she put her creative touch on many things including hand-made Halloween costumes, fun-filled birthday parties and always made holidays & special occasions unique and memorable.  She went out of her way to attend every dance recital, sporting event and school activity she possibly could. She was an incredible pillar of strength for her family, friends and clients.  Her memory and legacy will live on in the hearts of all she touched with her wisdom, warmth and incredible personality.


Surviving besides her husband Joe, she leaves her daughters Tara (Michael) Pressler, Megan Charlebois, and her grandchildren Mason and Raielle Pressler.  Margo is survived by her mother Carol (Moore) Prosser; her siblings Mary (Tom) Harley, Greg (Nancy) Prosser, Lori (Dan) Kinnamon, Rick (Paula) Prosser, and Lisa (Marvin Wilson) Waros; her in-laws Cynthia and Frank Goldberg, Yvonne and Emmanuel Mavroleon, Robert and Ellen Charlebois, Claudine Charlebois Clarke; and many loved aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and dear friends. She was predeceased by her grandparents, her father Richard Prosser, brother James “Jimmy” Prosser, father-in-law Robert E. Charlebois, and mother-in-law Mary Charlebois.


A Memorial Service will take place Sunday December 16, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. from the Squires Funeral Home. Christopher N. Lauckner will officiate. Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Sunday December 16, 2012 from 12:30 p.m. until time of service.   In Lieu of flowers those wishing an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Family’s Wishes.