Clune, Lois R., Saginaw Township, Michigan


Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend passed away peacefully Friday, June 10, Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Saturday, June 11, 2011 at St. Mary’s of Michigan Medical Center. Age 85 years. Daughter of the late George and Eula (Ruark) Drury, Lois was born April 11, 1926 in Ferndale, Michigan. She was married to Donald J. Clune, her loving husband of 63 years, on October 16, 1948. He survives her. Lois was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church and was involved in the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts with her family. She was an avid reader and enjoyed cross stitching, traveling and playing cards with her family and friends. Surviving besides her husband Donald are two daughters, Linda M. and Don Willard, Elkhart, Indiana; Lisa A. and William Lennon Jr., Lansing, Michigan; five grandchildren, Kathy, Kristie, Kelly, James and Christian; four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Sue Kennedy, Mary Ann and James Kiernan, all of Royal Oak, Michigan; several nieces and nephews. Lois was preceded in death by her son, Mark A. Clune and two sisters, Dorothy J. Lindsey and Christine Spencer. The Clune family wishes to thank Dr. Barbara Jahnke, Dr. Manoj Sharma, Dr. Ayman Al-Rejleh, Dr. Brent Bogges; critical care nurses, Sue , Chris and Debbie and staff at St. Mary’s of Michigan For the compassionate care that has been given. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Honoring Mrs. Clunes wishes cremation will follow with private burial of cremains in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and on Wednesday at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church from 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass. A Vigil Service will take place at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Thomas Aquinas Church or American Heart Association. www.snowfuneralhome.net