Kreger, Donna R., Hemlock, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Passed away early Tuesday, July 6, 2010, at the age of 88 years. Donna Schultz was born January 29, 1922 to the late Alby and Delia (Wolfgram) Schultz. She married Carl A. Kreger, June 14, 1941 In Hemlock. He predeceased her May 1,1967. She worked at Hemlock Public Schools and then at the Saginaw County Jail in food service, retiring in 1987. She enjoyed sports, especially football, knitting and playing cards and her family. She was well known for her pie baking and bread making. She was a life-long member of Zion Lutheran Church in Hemlock. She is survived by her children and twelve grandchildren: daughter, Carole (Gary) Diener, and their children Michael, Michelle and Karen; son, Carl (Joan) Kreger, and their children Carl and Jennifer; daughter, Susan (Ron) Kunold, and their children, Elizabeth and Aaron; daughter, Barbara Bell and her children, Lisa, Brigham, Rachael and Sarah; and son, John (JoAnne) Kreger, and their son, Eric. She is also survived by 21 great-grandchildren; brother, Joseph Schultz and sisters, June Kreger and Ruth (Dale) Meyer; brother-in-law Earl (Nila) Netzley. She was predeceased by son-in-law, Kim Bell, sister, Marion Netzley, brothers, Floyd and Robert Schultz and sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Patricia Schultz, Viola Schultz, Charles VanZandt, and Walter Kreger. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 9, 2010, at Zion Lutheran Church, 17927 Dice Road, Hemlock, Pastor Paul A. Hauser will officiate with burial in Richland Township Cemetery. Friends may call at the W. L. Case & Company Funeral Chapel, 201 N Miller Road from 3 to 8 p.m. on Thursday and then at the church on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, those planning a expression of sympathy may wish to consider Zion Lutheran Church or a memorial of their choice.