Filipiak, Emily, Saginaw Township, Michigan

Passed away July 3, 2011 at her daughter’s home in Fort Myers, Florida at age 90 years. She was born July 27, 1920 in Saginaw Michigan. She married George Filipiak in 1941 at St. Peter and Paul Church, she later became a member of St. Stephen Parish. George predeceased her in 1993. Surviving are two sons, Donald Filipiak of Lansing, Charles (Theresa) Filipiak of Saginaw and three daughters, Patsy (Richard) Cooper living in California, Joann Dambro of Fort Myers, Florida and Susan (Thomas) Connors, Traverse City, MI. She was predeceased by a daughter Nancy Perry. She had 11 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother Raymond Casey. The funeral mass will take place on Saturday, August 27, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Stephen Catholic Church, 2711 Mackinaw. Fr. William Taylor will officiate. Friends may call at the church where the family will be present for visitation at 10 am until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of their sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Hope Hospice, Ft. Myers Florida. Funeral and cremation arrangements have been made by the McIntyre Funeral Chapel. Emily’s smile will be missed.