Cielma Lanatte J. (Konesko), Bridgeport, Michigan


Loving wife, mother, daughter and sister passed away Monday, October 24, 2011 at St. Mary’s of Michigan Hospital. Age 51 years. Daughter of Stanley and Betty (Koviack) Konesko III, Lanatte was born April 24, 1960 in Saginaw, Michigan. Lanatte was a 1978 Graduate of Bridgeport High School. She was married to John J. Cielma on September 29, 1984 in Bridgeport, Michigan. He survives her. Lanatte was a manager at Wally’s Old Fashion Sandwich Shop. Surviving besides her husband John are four daughters, Jerica, Lauren, Hadley, and Alena, all at home; her parents, Stanley and Betty Konesko, Saginaw; two sisters, Tori (David) Bryce, Bridgeport; Tracie (Ponce) Esparza, Saginaw; brother-in-law, Wesley (Connie) Cielma, Saginaw; sister-in-law, Jolanta (Dennis) Crimmins, Lexington; several nieces and nephews. Lanatte was preceded in death by her mother-in-law and father-in-law, John and Caroline Cielma and a sister-in-law, Helen Arnold. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 3680 S. Washington, Saginaw. Rev. Fr. Thomas Schmied, OFM Cap. will officiate with cremation to follow. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. A Vigil Service will take place at 7:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the family wishes. www.snowfuneralhome.net