Kricher, Elaine Marie, Hemlock, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Wednesday, April 28, 2010, at St. Francis Home. Age 76 years. Elaine Marie Miller was born June 22, 1933, in Saginaw, the daughter of the late Charles H. and Anna (Vicik) Miller. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Hemlock. She married Aaron James Kricher on January 6, 1951, in Bridgeport; he survives her. She also leaves four children and their spouses, Rose M. Kricher, Oxford, MI; Charles L. Kricher, Burt; Gary A. and Patricia Kricher, Hemlock; Lori A. and William Schock, Midland; five grandchildren: Aaron, Angela, Aubrey, Kyle and Kara; five great-grandchildren: Isabel, Carly, Mason, Madison and Lily; several nieces, nephews and their families. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by four sisters: Mary Newman and Colleen Schmitzer and two infant sisters. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, May 1, 2010, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Hemlock. Rev. Fr. Steven Gavit will officiate. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider St. Francis Home. www.casefuneralhome.com