Lenger, Joan (Joeann) M., Saginaw Township, Michigan

Passed away Thursday October 20, 2011 at home at the age of 73 years. Joeann was born February 20, 1938 in Saginaw the daughter of the late Joseph E. and Rosella (Sherman) DeLanders. She was a 1956 graduate of Sacred Heart High School. Joeann married Clare Lenger September 1, 1970 and he survives her. She had worked for Michigan Sugar Company for Many years and was the owner of Lingering in Victoriana. Surviving besides her husband Clare are her children; Roselle Lenger, Northville, MI; Jason (Stephanie) Lenger, Noblesville, IN; three grandchildren; Lauren Schumann, Saginaw, MI; Sophia Lenger, Noblesville IN; Violet Lenger, Noblesville IN; great-grandchild, Connor Greif, Saginaw, MI, and one sister Pauline LaDuke, St. Clair Shores, MI; two nephews and a niece; Thomas LaDuke, Joseph LaDuke and Lynette Fennig. Private funeral service will take place. Friends may call on Sunday from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Michigan Chapter 1421 E. 12 Mile Rd., Madison Heights, MI 48071. www.casefuneralhome.com