Harding III, Wesley William, Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2011 at Brian’s House, Bay City. He was 55 years old. Wesley W. Harding was born on October 4, 1955 in Traverse City to Wesley and Jane (Hemming) Harding. Wesley worked for the family business, the Colonial Inn; he then later worked at Apple Mountain. He attended Hopevale Church and also was a huge NASCAR fan. Wesley is survived by his father, Wesley Harding Jr.; a son, Jon (Candi) Harding; his life partner, Faye Spaulding; his loyal and beloved friend, Jamie Reeves; five step children: Chuck (Laura) Reeves, Nic (Kelly) Spaulding, Matt (Eftihia) Spaulding, Jacob Spaulding and Kimberlee Spaulding; grandchildren: Brendan, Tyler, Elliot, Owen, Jordan, Julia, Sarah, Brooklyn, Marley, Krissy, Aaron, Georgie, Aristotle, Achilles, Ariana, Raven and Brianna; two brothers, Tom Harding, Robb (Sheree) Harding; niece, Marina; nephew, Heath; and his best friend and dog, Lucky. His mother, Jane Harding, preceded Wesley in death. According to Wesley’s wishes cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held on Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Hopevale Church, 4873 N. Center Road, Saginaw. Rev. Ken MacGillivray will officiate. The family will receive friends at the church on Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Brian’s House, Bay City. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State). www.deislerfuneralhome.com