Wade, Evelyn G., Saginaw, Michigan

Ivan J. Roggen, M.D.

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt, passed away early Monday, December 20, 2010, at Covenant - Cooper, after a lengthy illness. Age 78 years. Evelyn Geneva Foor was born August 22, 1932, in Gladwin, Michigan, the daughter of the late Alva and Jane (Heath) Foor. She graduated from Pinconning High School with the Class of 1950. She married Robert James Wade on September 20, 1952; he survives her. She was a member of St. Helen Catholic Church. Surviving are her husband, Robert Wade; one son, James (Nancy) Wade, Pinconning; two daughters, Linda M. Kato, Saginaw; Sally Wade, Saginaw; five grandchildren, Mike and Lynnann Wade; Kristopher, Kevin (Janice) and Keith Kato; four great-grandchildren, Justin, Alyssa and Tyler Wade, and Konstantinos Kato; five sisters and three brothers, Lucille Palmer, Ernie (Gen) Foor, Madonna Dubay, Alva (Iva) Foor Jr., Jan McCann, Arlene Storey, Robert “Bud” (Betty) Foor, and Florence “Tootsie” (Arthur) Scherzer; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Joseph (Carol) Wade, Duane (Mary) Wade, Ann Soltysiak, Jean Wade, Shirley (Walt) Feringa, Jean Lombardi, and Shirley Wade; many nieces, nephews, and their families. She was predeceased by a son-in-law, Allen Kato; twin great-grandsons, Dominic and Paul Jasman; four brothers, Ervin, Wayne, Orville, and Eldon Foor; several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. Funeral Liturgy will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 22, 2010, at St. Helen Catholic Church, 2445 N. Charles St. Rev. Fr. Emmett Marceau will officiate with entombment in St. Andrew Mausoleum. Her family will receive friends at the W. L. Case & Company Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road, from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, where a Vigil service will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Friends and family may then call at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. www.casefuneralhome.com