Schwannecke, Jacquelyn Gertrude, Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Went to be home with the Lord Friday, April 30 2010, at Covenant Healthcare Cooper. Age 82 years. Jackie was born August 15, 1927 In Oshkosh Wisconsin, daughter of the late Earl E. Fuller and Therese (Tomasko) Fuller. She married Robert Schwannecke on January 17, 1959; they recently celebrated 51 years of marriage. She was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas church. She was a homemaker and enjoyed raising a family. She enjoyed golfing, card playing, jigsaw puzzles and wintering in Sebring Florida. She was a member of the American Legion Cook-Fuller Post. She will be deeply missed by her husband Robert; children: son Kurt R. (Elizabeth) Schwannecke, Saginaw; daughter Gayl T. (Brian) Winkowski, Saginaw; son Todd G. (Lynn) Schwannecke, Saginaw; seven grandchildren, Joshua (Megan) Schwannecke, Grand Rapids; Jason (Erika) Schwannecke, Houston TX; Kristin (Brock) Brockway, Chicago IL; Megan (Brad) Whelton, Saginaw; Jeff Jones, Saginaw; Matt Winkowski, Saginaw; and Brice Schwannecke, Saginaw; and one great grandchild Makena Whelton, Saginaw; sister-in-law, Frances Hatch and brother-in-law, William (Magdalene) Schwannecke; numerous nieces, nephews, family members and friends. She was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister: E. Brice Fuller, who died in World War II, Rosemary McCulloch, Douglas Fuller and infant brother Duane Fuller. The funeral liturgy will take place at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 5376 State St. Saginaw. Rev. John R. Johnson will officiate. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel 4480 Mackinaw Rd. from 2:00-5:00 and 6:30-9:00 p.m. Monday where a prayer service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friends may then call at the Church from 10:00 a.m. Tuesday until the time of the funeral liturgy. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Eastside Soup Kitchen.