Pine, Gladys M., Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Friday, May 27, 2011 at Luther Manor. Age 87 years. The daughter of the late George and Josephine (Chartrant) Dubey, Gladys was born March 21, 1924 in Sterling, Michigan. She married Joseph F. Pine on July 27, 1946. He predeceased her on June 22, 1984. Gladys was a member of St. Josaphat Catholic Church its Rosary-Altar Society and its Euchre Club. She enjoyed playing cards and especially being with her grandchildren. Surviving are two daughters, two sons and their spouses, Anne and William Sells, Saginaw; Joseph G. and Barbara Pine, Brant; Gary J. and Karen Pine, North Carolina; Julie and Scott Fluder, Saginaw; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 31 great-great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Gladys was preceded in death by her daughter, Laura Graham, seven sisters and eight brothers. A heartfelt thank you to the staff at Luther Manor and Hospice of Michigan for the love and care they have given. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Josaphat Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Ronald Dombrowski will officiate with burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Tuesday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and at St. Josaphat Catholic Church on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass. The St. Josaphat Rosary-Altar Society will pray the Rosary at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday and a Vigil Service will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Hospice of Michigan or St. Josaphat Catholic Church. www.snowfuneralhome.net