Boyd, Mary Agnes (Hatzke), Hemlock, Michigan

Passed away Sunday, August 28, 2011, at her home.  Age 81 years.  The daughter of the late Agnes (Zahn) and August Hatzke was born, June 5, 1930, in Hemlock, Michigan.  She married John Boyd, in 1950. He passed away May 26, 1995.  She was a life long member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Hemlock and had been employed by the Hemlock Public School System as a cook. She especially enjoyed her John Deere tractor.  Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Julie A. and David W. Plamp, Hemlock, MI; a brother, a sister and their spouses, Anton and  Margaret Hatzke; Elizabeth and Thomas Guthrie, all of Hemlock, MI; a sister-in-law, Betty Hatzke; many nieces and nephews, of whom are, Jan and Brian LaFray who were always there for us. She was predeceased by a brother, Joseph Hatzke.  The funeral liturgy will take place on Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Hemlock. Rev. Steve Gavit will officiate with burial in St. Mary Cemetery, Hemlock. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday. Friends may then call at the Church from 9:00 a.m. Wednesday until the time of the funeral liturgy. In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the wishes of the family.