Leitz, Retha L. (Unnie), Saginaw, Michigan

Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at Covenant HealthCare Harrison Campus. Age 70 years. Daughter of the late Rufus and Lillie (Cody) Hurst, Retha was born November 26, 1939 in Middlesboro, Kentucky. She was married to Ronald B. Leitz on February 28, 1959. He survives her. Retha enjoyed her family especially her grandchildren. Surviving besides her husband Ronald are two daughters and three sons, Christina Makl, Connie (Jim) Leitz, Russell (Rose) Leitz, Randell Leitz, and Scott (Brenda) Leitz; 16 grandchildren, Amy, Nicholas, Ronald, Timothy, Samantha, Joshua, Jennifer, J.R., Brandy, Randell, Amelia, Rachel, Brittany, Scotty, Shana and Griffin; four great-grandchildren, Aleah, Lillie, Luke and Celina; and her uncle, Lonzo (Donna) Cody. Retha was preceded in death by her brother, David Hurst. The Leitz family would like to express a special thank you to Covenant HealthCare Harrison 6th Floor ICU Nurses and Staff. Honoring Mrs. Leitz wishes cremation and a private memorial service has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, Saginaw, Michigan. www.snowfuneralhome.net