Archive for the ‘Squires Obituaries’ Category

Marjorie L. Hopkins

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

Bay City, Michigan


     Marjorie passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at Brian’s House, age 73.  She was born December 4, 1936 in Bay City to the late Homer and Ellen (Mosher) Rylance.  She married Stanley Earl Hopkins on February 22, 1958 and he predeceased her on August 5, 2001.  Marjorie was employed at Allen Medical Building for many years as their switchboard operator and later for Dr. John A. Ley and Bay Eye Care Center.  Marjorie was a member of Riverwalk Baptist Church in Bay City.

     Surviving are two sons; Todd (Peggy) Hopkins and Scott (Kathleen) Hopkins, eight grandchildren, six great grandchildren, two brothers; LaVerne and Bill Rylance and one sister, Eileen Brock.  Marjorie was predeceased by a son, Barry Hopkins.

     A Memorial Service for Marjorie will be held Monday, September 20, 2010 at 11:00am at Riverwalk Baptist Church, 706 Joseph Street.  Private inurnment will be held at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  No visitation will be held at Squires Funeral Home.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Brian’s House.

Evelyn Catherine Stasick

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010


Bay City, Michigan

 Mrs. Stasick passed away Monday evening August 30, 2010 at the Bay Regional Medical Center age 84 years.  Daughter of the late Peter & Katherine (Kazminwski) Dorkowski she was born September 10, 1925 in Milwaukee, WI.  She married Stanley Joseph Stasick.  He predeceased her in 1975.  Evelyn was a member of St. Mary’s Church.

 Surviving is one son; Stanley Anthony Stasick, three grandchildren; Stanley Joseph Stasick II, Jamie Marie (Daniel) Hogan, Melissa Marie Stasick, one great-grandson; Carson Anthony Stasick and many friends at Pine Towers.  She was predeceased by two brothers and one sister.

 Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday September 4, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. from St. Mary’s Church.  Rev. Fr. Craig Albrecht will officiate with burial in Calvary Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Friday from 2 – 5 & 6 – 8 p.m. and at the church on Saturday after 9:00 a.m.  There will be a parish vigil service for Evelyn at 7:00 p.m. Friday.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the American Cancer Society-Bay County Unit.

Donna Mary Hibbler

Friday, August 27th, 2010

Bay City, Michigan

 Our precious mom and best friend went to join her son in heaven on August 26 at Brian’s House.  Donna was born February 19, 1933 to the late Mildred and Levi White. She was united in marriage in 1977 to the late Joseph Hibbler.  Donna worked for Peoples National Bank for 25 years and later retired from Chemical Bank of Midland.  Donna enjoyed trips to the casino, playing the lotto and taking care of her furry children.

 Mourning the loss of their dear mom is Leah Hibbler of Portland, OR., Michelle (Roland) Davis of Zilwaukee and Andrea (Tim) Hitz of Bay City.  Donna is also survived by 6 grandchildren; Nicole & Shane Bell, Lee & Marshall Davis, Amanda Hibbler and her special buddy; Hollie Hitz.  Also surviving are two great-grandchildren; Calvin & Ethan Hibbler and her brother; Stewart White.  Mom’s fury babies will also miss her very much; Billy Jo, Cricket and Tina.  They will never forget the love they shared with their mama.  She was predeceased by a son; Charles Hibbler, two sisters; Leah White, (best friend) Isabelle McVannell and her brother; Red White.

 Special thanks to Brian’s House, especially Dr. Parmer, Mary Jane, Linda and Lori for the extraordinary love and compassion showed to our mom. 

 Fly free mom.  We will meet again.  Thank you for being my best friend.  It was an honor.

 A private family service will take place at a later date.  Memorial may be directed to the Bay County Humane Society.

Christina Pappas

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Bay City, Michigan

 Our loving sister and aunt passed away Sunday August 22, 2010 at the Bay Regional Medical Center surrounded by her family age 76.  Daughter of the late Pete & Fotini (Karanasios) Pappas she was born January 16, 1934 in Bay City.  Christina retired as a Travel Agent.  She was a member of St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church of Saginaw.

 Surviving is one sister; Maria P. Paron, four nieces; Tina Schoenherr, Eleni Rzadko, Fotini Hurley, Katina Paron and several great nieces and nephews.

 Funeral service will take place Thursday August 26, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. from St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church of Saginaw.  Rev. Fr. Irenaeus Cox will officiate with burial in Forest Lawn Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Wednesday from 2 – 7 p.m. and at the church after 9:00 a.m.  There will be a Trisagion Service at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday from the funeral home.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church.

Lucille Hannah Miller

Sunday, August 15th, 2010

Bay City, Michigan


     Imgp0127Lucille passed away Sunday, August 15, 2010 at her home with her family by her side, age 90.  She was born March 20, 1920 in Bay City to the late Forbey and Ida (Beyer) Scott.  She married Herman Miller and he predeceased her on January 8, 1980.  Lucille was employed with Mercy Hospital and later retired from Prestolite after 35 years of dedicated service.  She was a life member of the Moose 367 and enjoyed bowling and bingo.

     Surviving are two children; Linda (fiancé, John Butler) Manyen and Ruth Ann Mendoza, eight grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and her favorite niece, Becky Scott.  Lucille was predeceased by her son, John Miller, two grandsons, Jeffrey Kihn and Mikeal Manyen, two brothers, Robert and Lyle Scott, one sister, Dorothy Smith and a son in-law, Cel Mendoza.

     The Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 11:00am at Squires Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 2:00 to 8:00pm and Tuesday after 10:00am.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Grace Hospice.

     The Miller family would like to thank Grace Hospice for their prompt, kind and compassionate care they gave Lucille and her family.

Carl L. DeSanto

Saturday, August 14th, 2010

Essexville, Michigan


    USMarineCorps Carl passed away Friday, August 13, 2010, age 90.  He was born July 10, 1920 in New York City to the late Louis and Agnes (Neitzke) DeSanto.  Carl married Frances V Tracy in Bay City on May 18, 1946 and she survives him.  He was a WWII veteran and served with the US Marine Corps Parachute Troops in the Pacific.  He was employed with the Sheet Metal Workers Union #408 and was a Business Manager for the Union for over 12 years.  Carl was a member of the DAV Chapter #19, Loyal Order of the Purple Heart, and Bay County Veterans Council as their Chaplain for many years.  He was also a former member of the Marine Corps League.  Carl enjoyed reading and often read to the children at Woodside School.

     Surviving besides his wife, Frances, are three children; Melodie (John) Head, Mark (Colleen) DeSanto, and Merri (partner, Jon Potrykus) DeSanto, five grandchildren; Seth (AnaVictoria) Braun, Nikole, Cara and Stacy DeSanto, and Matthew Head, two great grandchildren; Paloma and Marisol Braun, several nieces, nephews and cousins.  Carl was predeceased by one brother, Fred Jacobs.

     A Memorial Service for Carl will be held Friday, August 20, 2010 at 12:30pm at the Squires Funeral Home.  Pastor Carl Trosien will officiate and military honors will follow, under the auspices of the Bay County Veterans Council.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 10:30am until the time of service.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to a charity of their choice.