Stankiewicz, Lorraine M., Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved mother and grandmother passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at Stone Crest Assisted Living. Age 83 years. Daughter of the late Edward and Josephine (Klida) Klajda, Lorraine was born July 14, 1927 in Bay City, Michigan . She was married to Stanley Stankiewicz on September 17, 1955. He predeceased her November 4, 1974. She was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Lorraine prayed faithfully and enjoyed being with her family. Surviving are two sons, Daniel and Karen Stankiewicz, Freeland and their children Cassie and Rachel; John Stankiewicz, Olathe, Kansas and his children, Sarai, MacKenzie and Kendra; her brother, James (Donna) Klida, Auburn; several nieces and nephews. Lorraine was preceded in death by her baby daughter. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Friday, April 15, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Randy Kelly 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 Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and on Friday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church from 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass. A prayer service, led by Pastor James Smith, will take place at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Alzheimer’s Foundation.