Archive for the ‘Squires Obituaries’ Category

Claudia Jean Smith “Jeannie”

Monday, July 29th, 2013

Bay City, Michigan

 

Jeannie passed away Friday, July 26, 2013 at her home, age 55.  She was born July 29, 1957 in Menomine, Michigan and has lived in Bay City most of her life.  She enjoyed playing bingo, riding motorcycles and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Jeannie is survived by her step-father, Donald Haas, two daughters, Christina Christian (Shane) Wagner, Kellie Bea (Shawn) Thompson, eight grandchildren: Brian, Tyler, Bryce, Logan, Tayven, Madison, Meagan and Tori, brothers and sisters: Donald Terry (Becky) Smith, David Alan Smith, Helen Marie (Barry) Ridgeway, Mary (JD) Sagryn and Dennis Dennings.  Jeannie was predeceased by her mother, Sandra Estella (Main) Haas and her grandparents.

Cremation has taken place.  A Memorial Service for Jeannie will take place Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 11:00am at Squires Funeral Home.  Nancy Rivet will officiate.  Friends may gather with the family from 10:00am until the time of service.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be considered to family wishes.

Dorothy E. Mills “Dot”

Sunday, July 28th, 2013

Bay City, Michigan

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Dorothy passed away Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Covenant-Harrison, age 85.  She was born July 31, 1927 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Waldon and Marie (Benedict) Haffey.  Dorothy married Roy E. Mills on November 22, 1945; he survives her.  She enjoyed bowling, dancing and spending time with friends and family.

Surviving is the love of her life of more than 67 years, Roy, three children: Connie (Michael) Woodman, Scott (Kitty) Mills, and Stacey (Ken Smolinski) Mills, six grandchildren: Jeff and Cory Stevens, Larissa Russell, Jermey Mills, Kelsey and Courtney Stanley, and three great grandchildren: Brittany, Reif and Brett Stevens.  Dorothy was predeceased by a daughter, Colleen Mills and two sisters, Marianne Guettler and Lois Lange.

The Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 11:00am at Squires Funeral Home.  Pastor Joe Atchinson will officiate and interment will follow in Floral Gardens Cemetery.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2:00 to 8:00pm and Wednesday after 10:00am.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the American Cancer Society.

Stanley J. Chrobak

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Stanley J. Chrobak

Bay City, Michigan

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     Stanley passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at Hurley Medical Center in Flint, age 71.  He was born March 24, 1942 in Poland to the late Jan and Rozalia (Blachut) Chrobak.  He was a veteran of the Polish Army.  He retired from General Motors-Grey Iron in 1985 and later sold cars and houses.  Stanley was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church and enjoyed fishing and auto repair.

Surviving are two sons: Krzysztof Salata and Piotr (Nichole) Chrobak, Piotr’s mother, Jadwiga Chrobak, five grandchildren: Noah, Abigail, Piotr Jr., Isabella and Jayce, one brother, Joseph (Halina) Chrobak, two sisters: Jozefa Zubek and Katarzyna (Jan) Goldyn, five nieces: Dagmara Chrobak, Jolanta Coffe, Beata Chrobak, Irena Konopka and Janina Chlebek, three nephews: Robert Chrobak, Piotr and Chris Goldyn.  Stanley was predeceased by a grandson, Jaxson Maddox Chrobak and two sisters, Maria Chlebek and Michelle Chrobak.

The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 10:00am at Holy Trinity Catholic Church.  Fr. Bert Gohm will celebrate Mass and entombment will follow in Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum.  Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Thursday from 4:00 to 8:00pm, Friday from 2:00 to 8:00pm and at church on Saturday after 9:00am.  A Parish Vigil Service for Stanley will be held Friday at 7:00pm and a Rosary lead by the family will follow at 7:30pm.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Holy Trinity Catholic Church.

Virginia E. Klosowski

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

klosowski-bct285Virginia Klosowski age 86 passed away Sunday July 21, 2013 at McLaren Bay Region.  She was born November 21, 1926 in Jackson, Michigan to the late Sylvester and Agnes (Michalsky) Wongrowski.  She married George E. Klosowski September 29, 1945 in St. Stanislaus Kostka Church.  He predeceased her November 9, 2010.  Virginia worked as a Nurse for local hospitals and also for Dr. Johnson, Dr. Asline and Dr. Brown.   She was a member of St. Joseph Church.

 

Surviving are three children; Joyce Lijewski & her fiancé Dave LaMay, Ronald (Cindy) Klosowski, Paul (Judy) Klosowski, seventeen grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.  Also surviving is a daughter in-law, Beth Klosowski, a brother, Joe (Romaine) Wongrowski and a sister, Dolores (Ron) Trombley.  She was predeceased by a son, Joseph Klosowski and a sister, Clara Wongrowski.

 

Memorial service will take place Tuesday July 23, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. from the Squires Funeral Home.  Sr. Gail Addis, IHM will officiate with inurnment in St. Stanislaus Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Tuesday from 2 – 7 p.m.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider family wishes.

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Frieda F. Walmsley

Sunday, July 21st, 2013

walmsley-photo284Frieda F. Walmsley age 83 passed away Sunday July 21, 2013 at the Huron Woods Nursing Center.  She was born January 21, 1930 in Bay City to the late John & Zola (Comb) Tilley.  Frieda married Don Walmsley in 1972.  He predeceased her August 15, 1998.  She enjoyed going to the casino, having breakfast with her sisters, visiting the cabin but most importantly Frieda loved spending time with her family.

 

Surviving are two children; Nancy (Larry) Finkbeiner, Glen Gerish, two grandchildren; Kris Finkbeiner & his fiancé Holly, Kelly (Eric) Everson and five great-grandchildren; Kolin & Chase Finkbeiner, Kendall, Cole and Carson Everson.  Also surviving are two sisters; Jackie (Bill) Walters, Barb (Rod) Bach and several nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by a sister and brother in-law; Evelyn (Russell) Campbell.

 

Funeral Service will take place Tuesday July 23, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. from the Squires Funeral Home.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2 – 6 p.m.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Salvation Army or family wishes.

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Beverly A. Warren

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Beverly A. Warren

Bay City, Michigan

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     Our loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at her home, age 60.  Beverly was born June 25, 1953 in Bay City to the late Donald C. and Bertha Maxine (Schultz) Lesnich.  She married Terry L. Warren on March 6, 1981; he survives her.  Beverly enjoyed watching the fireworks, dancing, yard work and camping, especially at Silver Lake.  She loved and cherished every moment she could spend with her grandchildren and great granddaughter.

Surviving besides her husband Terry are four children: Shelly Marie (Glenn) Knapp, Melissa K. (Jesus) Lerma, Robert T. Warren and Shawn M. Warren, six grandchildren: Glenn III, Bryan and Kyle Knapp, Ashton Huckins, Jessie Lerma and Aiden Warren, one great granddaughter, Payton Knapp, three sisters: Linda Stevens, Dawn Milkowski and Christine Lesnich, nieces and nephews: Melissa Narvaiz, James Rentschler, Stacie and Chad Milkowski, special friends: Pam May, Jim (Pat) Hammock, Dee (Lou) Thompson and Mark (Patti) Legner.  Beverly was predeceased by her mother in-law, Catherine Taylor.

Cremation has taken place.  There is no visitation or services planned.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to McLaren Hospice.