• Carol J. Collison
    Carol J. Collison

    Our beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away Saturday, February 2, 2019, at New Hope Valley, at the age of 87. The daughter of the late Emily Agnes Morey and Kenneth Earl Morey, Carol was born on January 24, 1932, in Saginaw, Michigan. Carol graduated from St. Peter and Paul High School in 1950 where she met her late husband, Charles C. Collison. The high school sweethearts married on June 26, 1954, a union that lasted 62 years. Carol was a devoted wife and mother, talented artist who painted numerous works for family and friends, an accomplished seamstress, and a true friend to many. Carol loved to travel, work in her garden and was a longtime member of the Saginaw County Lawyers Auxiliary. After raising her children, Carol graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Saginaw Valley State University.

    Carol was always most proud of the family she raised with Charles and her unwavering faith in God. Carol leaves five sons, two daughters, and their spouses, Jeffrey and Cindy Collison, Saginaw; Joseph and Martha Collison, Saginaw; Daniel and Kimberley Collison, Saginaw; Lynn and David Charping, Alma; Patrick Collison (Dawn Brandon), Macomb Township; Christine and Gary Clements, Saginaw; Charles Collison, Freeland; a daughter-in-law, Janice Collison, Saginaw; 19 grandchildren, Nathan (Lauren), Kathryn (Derrick), Kevin (Emily), Korinne (Dillon), Maggie, Jennifer (Justin), Adam, Andrew, Justin (Rachel), Amanda, Jamie (Kiel), Kenny (Kacie Vanderband), Jason (Hannah), Garrett, Paige, Rebecca, Rachel, Emily and Grace; 21 great-grandchildren; one brother, David Morey; two sisters, Mary Ellen Manelis and Ronnie Newman; many nieces and nephews; and all her dear friends at New Hope Valley. She was preceded in death by her brother James Morey, and her sister Lois Mrozinski. 

    Funeral Liturgy will take place 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 11, 2019 at St. Dominic Parish, SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 4735 W. Michigan, Saginaw. Rev. Fr. Peter Gaspeny will officiate. Honoring Carol’s wishes, cremation will follow. Friends may visit at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd., (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and at the church on Monday, from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. A Vigil Service will take place 4:00 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Holy Spirit Catholic Church.
    Posted Feb 5, 2019, 5:08 AM by Angela Sielinski
  • Timothy James Smith
    Timothy James Smith
    Beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather went to be with the Lord on Friday, February 01, 2019 at the age of 77 years.
    The son of the late Charles James and Catherine (LaVigne) Smith was born on October 26, 1941 in Saginaw. He married Janet A. Pelkey on May 25, 1963; she survives him. Tim retired from General Motors in 1993 after 32 years of service, working in plant security. He later worked for W. L. Case and Company Funeral Directors, retiring in 2015 after 21 years of service. Tim was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Parish, Saginaw Field and Stream, Moose Lodge #2235, and coached little league baseball for over 10 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, baseball and spending time with his family at their cottage in Harrison.
    Surviving besides his wife of 55 years, Janet, are their children: Timothy (Mary Kay) Smith Jr., Jeffrey (Mary) Smith, Jerrold (Tammy) Smith, grandchildren: Timothy J. (Jolynne) Smith III, Megan Smith, Daniel Smith, Mitchell Smith, Jenna Smith, great-grandsons: Timothy J. Smith IV, Benjamin R. Smith, his sister, Patricia Kostrzewa, brother Kevin (Christine) Smith, sister-in-law Donna Smith, two brothers-in-laws Kenneth (Kay) Pelkey, Dorrell (Jeanne) Pelkey and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends including his close lifelong friend William Yurcso. He was predeceased by his siblings: Lavonne Looby, Donald J. Smith, Noreen Smith, Thomas Smith and his close lifelong friend Sam Yurcso.
    Funeral liturgy will take place at 10:00 a.m. Monday, February 4, 2019 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1035 N. River Rd. Fr. Peter J. Gaspeny will officiate with burial at St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Rd. on Sunday from 1:00-4:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. where a vigil will take place at 7:00 p.m. Friends may also visit at the church on Monday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral liturgy. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Holy Spirit Catholic Church or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
    Posted Feb 4, 2019, 10:18 AM by Angela Sielinski
  • Joan L. Wellman
    Joan L. Wellman

    Joan Lorraine Wellman
    Saginaw, Michigan
    Passed away with peace and grace on January 25, 2019. She was surrounded by her devoted children as she made her passage home to her heavenly Father. Joan was born January 31, 1934 in Saginaw. Michigan, the daughter of the late Clarence and Sophie Schramke. She married Leo Wellman in 1953. They shared 61 wonderful years together until his death in November of 2014. Joan was a long standing member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church where she and Leo raised their children. She was a devoted mother. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. In her spare time she enjoyed reading, listening to music, quilting, traveling, going to the casino and playing games and cards- especially with her grandchildren.
    She will be greatly missed by her children, who have many great memories, Sue Ostrander; Anne (Scott) Gaeth; Sally (Craig) Tucker; Dennis (Kathy) Wellman; Amy Little; Jeff (Jill) Wellman; 14 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren, with a new great grandbaby coming in July. They will miss her in so many ways. She also leaves a sister, Ruth (Schramke) Gosen and a brother, Kenneth Schramke, many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her baby, Daniel Leo, a grandson, Jonathan Little, a great granddaughter, Brooklyn Blasius; a brother, Clarence Schramke and a sister Lucille (Schramke) Hemker; her in-laws, Louis and Leatha Wellman, Harold Wellman, Nancy (Falkenburg) Wellman and Doris (Wellman) Gormley.
    The funeral liturgy will take place at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 30, 2019, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1035 N. River Rd. Saginaw. Rev. Peter J. Gaspeny will officiate with burial in St. Andrews Cemetery. Friends may visit at the church from 10:00 a.m. Wednesday until the time of the funeral liturgy. Joan’s family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to the staff of St. Francis Home for taking such good care of our mom and us. You were all so wonderful and caring.
    Posted Jan 27, 2019, 6:24 AM by Angela Sielinski
  • Donald Paul Seman
    Donald Paul Seman
    August 7, 1950 - January 23, 2019
    Freeland, Michigan

    Beloved brother and uncle passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at Covenant HealthCare-Cooper Campus. Age 68 years. The son of the late Paul and Leona (Michalski) Seman, Don was born on August 7, 1950 in Saginaw, Michigan. He served in the United States Army from 1971 to 1973. Don was employed for General Motors for more than 30 years. He enjoyed playing cards, golfing and riding his moped. Don was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #82 and Pulaski Club. 

    Surviving are his sister, Patricia (Ken) Samuels, one niece and nephew, Farren (Justin) Kaczor; and Parker (Katie Hart) Samuels; a great-nephew, Dallas; aunts and uncle, Dorothy Weiss, James (Jean) Seman; many dear friends. 

    Funeral Liturgy will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1035 N. River Rd. Rev. Fr. Peter Gaspeny will officiate. Interment will take place in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens with Military Honors rendered by V.F.W. Post #1566. Friends may call at the church where the family will be present on Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to V.F.W. Post #1566. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd.
    Posted Jan 24, 2019, 12:10 PM by Angela Sielinski
  • Dr. Leticia Ramirez Molter
    Dr. Leticia Ramirez Molter

    July 15, 1925-January 14-2019

    Dr. Leticia Ramirez Molter age 93, passed away peacefully with family at her side, Monday, January 14, 2019 at New Hope Valley Assisted Living, Saginaw, Michigan. Leticia was born in Cabanatuan, Philippines the daughter of Alfredo and Rufina (Santigo) Ramirez. 
    In keeping with Dr. Molter’s wishes cremation has taken place and a private inurnment will take place at a later date in the Philippines.
    Please share your thoughts and memories with the family throughwww.DeislerFuneralHome.com
    Posted Jan 18, 2019, 8:02 AM by Angela Sielinski
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