Janke, Matthew, Saginaw Township, Michigan

Beloved husband and father passed away Sunday, January 10, 2010 at his home.  Age 39 years.  Son of Dennis and Linda (Ferrell) Janke, Matthew was born on November 17, 1970 in Detroit, Michigan.  Matthew married Heather Moormann on September 1, 2007. She survives him.  He was a manager at Applebees-Midland and former owner of Rogs Bar. Matthew enjoyed music and attending concerts.  Surviving besides his wife Heather are, his son, Evan and step-daughter, Marlee; his parents, Dennis and Linda Janke; sister and brother-in-law, Stephanie and Robert Hernandez;  mother-in-law, Linda Moormann; father-in-law, Thomas Moormann; brother-in-law, Daniel Moormann. Matthew was preceded in death by his grandparents, Oscar and Clema Ferrell and Marjorie and Paul Janke.  A Memorial Service will take place 4:00 p.m. Monday, January 18, 2010 at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 2565 N. Miller Rd.  Pastor Edward Meyer will officiate.  Friends may call at the church on Monday from 3:00 p.m. until the time of service.  In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Janke Children.  Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road.