Graebner, Ann, Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away Thursday, April 7, 2011 at Cartwright Hospice Residence after a brief illness. Age 77 years. Iris Ann was born May 25, 1933 in Carrollton, MI, the daughter of Gerald F. Doyle and Jeanette Emerson Doyle. She worked at VanAuken-Graebner-Mason Insurance Agency before becoming owner/manager of The Dime Store, Inc. She was a member of Holy Spirit Church and West Saginaw Civic Association. She currently was residing at Wescourt Retirement Residence where she enjoyed playing in the “Kitchen Band.” She married Clarence F. (Bud) Graebner Jr., who predeceased her. She leaves one stepson, one stepdaughter and their spouses. Jay and Nancy Graebner, Easley, SC; Kim and Randy Davis, Saginaw, MI; three grandchildren, Natalie Davis, Ft Myers, FL; Ashleigh Davis (fiancé Ari Mantalvanos), Naples, FL; Brent Davis, Saginaw, MI; one brother Fred and his wife Bonnie Doyle, Saginaw, MI; a brother-in-law, Kenneth Spyker; several nieces, nephews and their families. She was also predeceased by a stepson, Jim Graebner. Private funeral services will take place. The family requests no flowers. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Cartwright Hospice Residence or the charity of their choice. Arrangements by W. L. Case and Company Funeral Directors. www.casefuneralhome.com