Larson, Anne, Saginaw, Michigan, Saginaw, Michigan

Ivan J. Roggen, M.D.

Our beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother passed away on Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at St. Francis Home. She was 87 years old. Anne was born May 9, 1923 in Harrietta, MI to the late John and Katherine (Doozan) Lazar, the fifth of nine children. She came to Saginaw in 1942, where she worked at Eaton Manufacturing during the war. She married John J. Lazzaro on May 12, 1945 and he preceded her in death on November 27, 1970. They had five sons and two daughters together. She later married William Schrock in May 1973, and he preceded her in death on December 26, 1991. On April 12, 1994, she married George E. Larson and he passed away on February 3, 2005. Anne was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church and a devoted Christian. She belonged to the Legion of Mary, Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary. She loved meeting new people, and always had a positive outlook on life. Anne is survived by her children: Dennis Lazzaro, of California, Michael J. (Connie) Lazzaro and Mary Sauve all of Saginaw, Theresa (Mike) Sauve of Freeland and Dominic (Arlene) Lazzaro of California; daughter-in-law, Annette Lazzaro; her 11 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; and brothers: Ed (Shirley) Lazar and Steve (Maxine) Lazar. Ann was preceded in death by her sons: Kenneth Lazzaro and John J. Lazzaro; five sisters and one brother. Anne’s Funeral Liturgy will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 14, 2010 at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 4735 W. Michigan Ave., Saginaw. Rev. Fr. John R. Johnson will officiate. Private burial will take place in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State) on Monday, December 13, 2010 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Anne will lie in state at the church on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Francis Home or SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at the funeral home, church or through www.DeislerFuneralHome.com