Etienne, Geraldine Grace, Saginaw, Michigan


Our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at St. Mary’s of Michigan at the age of 75 years. Geraldine was born October 11, 1935, in Saginaw to the late Cecil Earl and Edith Marietta (Potts) Whitten. She worked for Michigan Bell and went on to retire from Allstate. She was a member of the Germania Club. Geraldine enjoyed reading and spending time with family and friends. She is survived by her children, Lisette Gerow, Danielle Shuler, Jeff Etienne, and Alicia Davis; grandchildren, Chris, Jessica, and Julie Gerow, Justin and Brandon Shuler, Terra Etienne, and Nichole Davis; sister, Joan Whitmer; nephew, John (Synda) Whitmer; and great-nephew, Aspen Whitmer. Funeral services will take place on Monday, March 28, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 403 S. Jefferson Ave. Rev. Dr. Todd Farley will officiate the service. Friends may visit with the family on Sunday at W. L. Case & Company, 4480 Mackinaw Road, from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and again at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. www.casefuneralhome.com