Jerewski, Barbara Ann, Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Monday, January 17, 2011 at her home. Age 74 years. The daughter of the late Darwin and Gwendolyn (Yax) Miska, Barbara was born on July 11, 1936 in Saginaw, Michigan. She married Arthur F. Jerewski on October 1, 1955. He predeceased her on February 8, 1989. She was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Pulaski Club Ladies Auxiliary and Czechoslovakia Society of America Lodge #214. She enjoyed camping. Surviving are two daughters, Cynthia Ellis and her significant other, Thomas Schmidt, Roscommon; Deborah and Phillip Frasle, Merrill; daughter-in-law, Kathy Jerewski, West Branch; three grandchildren, Katrina Ellis, Brendan Ellis and Ryan Jerewski; a great-grandson, Nicolas Green; two brothers and one sister, Darwin and Patricia Miska Jr., Richard and Christine Miska, Janice and Carl Meuhlenbeck; several nieces and nephews. Barbara was preceded in death by her son, David Jerewski on December 13, 2008 and her grandson Phillip Jerewski on August 27, 2009. Funeral Service will take place at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 21, 2011 at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty). Rev. Fr. Richard Jozwiak will officiate. Honoring Mrs. Jerewski’s wishes cremation will follow and private burial of cremains will take place in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Friday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. Those planning expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to James Township Fire Department or to the wishes of the family.