Dedicatoria, Gregorio R., Saginaw Township, Michigan

Beloved husband, father and grandfather passed away Monday, February 1, 2010 at Covenant HealthCare-Harrison. Age 82 years.  Son of the late Leonardo and Maria (Rojo) Dedicatoria, Gregorio was born on December 24, 1927 in Botolan, Zambales, Phillipines.  Gregorio was married to Estela Dagsaan in 1956. She survives him. Gregorio enjoyed gardening and cooking.  Surviving besides his wife Estela, are one son and one daughter, Drs. Rodames and Virginia Dedicatoria, Saginaw; Josefa and Engr. Neal Padilla, Toronto; seven grandchildren,  Kurt, Kevin and Kay Dedicatoria and Marinell, O’Neal, Marianne and Martin Padilla.  The family would like to express their sincere thanks and appreciation to Dr. Doris Cataquiz, Covenant HealthCare Harrison I.C.U. Specialists and friends for their support and care.  Funeral Liturgy will take place at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 6, 2010 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church.  Rev. Fr. Danny Dagsaan will officiate.  Private entombment will take place in St. Andrew Mausoleum.  Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. A Vigil Service will take place at 6:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church or to the National Leukemia Foundation.