Kleinbriel, Doris A., Saginaw Township, Michigan

Beloved mother and grandmother passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at Covenant HealthCare-Cooper. Age 84 years. The daughter of the late William and Mary Agnes (Coyle) Raese, Doris was born on September 9, 1925 in Saginaw, Michigan. She married Robert Kleinbriel on May 18, 1957. He preceded her in death on January 13, 2000. For many years Doris worked in retail services eventually retiring from Tepes. Doris was a member of St. Helen Catholic Church. Doris and a group of special friends met weekly for a chair yoga exercise class. Surviving are three daughters and one son, Joann Kleinbriel, Saginaw; Raymond (Christine) Kleinbriel, Linwood; Joyce (Chuck) Priem, Saginaw; Norma Kleinbriel, Saginaw; four grandchildren, Kelley, Aimee, Karley and Emma; one sister, Helen Donnenwerth, Saginaw; many nieces and nephews, special “adopted family friends”, Ron and Ruth O’Connor. Doris was predeceased by her brother, Edward Raese and an infant sister, Mary. Funeral Liturgy will take place at 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 9, 2010 at St. Helen Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Emmett Marceau will officiate with interment to follow in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Friday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. There will be a Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. www.snowfuneralhome.net