Frays, Joan, Waterford, MI, Formerly of Saginaw, MI

Barbara P. Frost

Loving Grandmother, Mother and Friend passed away Thursday, November 4, 2010 at Mendelson Assisted Living in Waterford, Michigan. Age 86 years. She was married to Paul F. Frays on June 5, 1948. He predeceased her April 22, 1987. Joan was a member of St. Stephen Catholic Church and an active volunteer with the Saginaw Read Association. Joan was born in Sydney Nova Scotia, Canada to the late Michael and Winifred (McGilvary) Power. Surviving are two daughters, Constance Kreft, Castle Rock, Colorado; and Patricia Wildauer, Madison Heights, Michigan; three grandchildren, Gillian, Gabrielle and John Paul Kreft; and a sister-in-law, Patricia E. Frays. Joan was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Danielle Wildauer and a brother, Brian J. Power. Funeral Liturgy will take place at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at St. Stephen Catholic Church, 2711 Mackinaw St., Saginaw, Michigan. Rev. Fr. Patrick O’Connor will officiate with burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at the church where the family will be present on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Saginaw READ Association or St. Stephen Catholic Church. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home.