Brethauer II, John W., Chesaning, Michigan

Beloved father and brother passed away Friday, January 22, 2010 at Covenant HealthCare – Harrison.  Age 48 years.  Son of the late John and Helen (Hubbard) Brethauer, John was born on July 1, 1961 in Saginaw, Michigan.  He was employed by Aluminum Blanking. John was an avid hunter.  Surviving are one daughter and one son, Abbie Green and Caleb Brethauer; four sisters, Ruth Ann (Bud) Doak, Luzerne, Michigan; Rosie Gies, Saginaw; Peggy (Bill) Urban, Burt; Helen (Ron) Albertson; Bay City; several nieces and nephews. John was preceded in death by his sister Jean Brethauer.  Funeral Service will take place 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty). Pastor Doug Kahl will officiate. Honoring Mr. Brethauer’s wishes cremation will follow and private interment of his remains will take place in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.  Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Tuesday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the wishes of the family.