Szabo, Patricia Callie, Brant, Michigan

Passed away Sunday, January 23, 2011, at Covenant Cooper. Age 62 years. The daughter of the late Callie (Stanley) and Francis Marion Preece was born April 26, 1948 in Mayer, West Virginia. She married James Szabo. He survives her. She was a member of First Baptist Church, St. Charles, MI. and was employed by St. Charles Public Schools. She enjoyed going to bingo. Surviving besides her husband, James, are three children and their spouses, Preston and Jenny Brayman; Sue and Kenneth Emry; Julie Krueger; five grandchildren, Taylor Brayman, Victoria Emry, Meredith Emry, Alex Emry, Joni Hodkins; Tyler Krueger; five great grandchildren, three sisters, one brother, Sylvia Visnaw, Pearl Phillips and Sintha Covert, Frances Preece; several nieces, nephews and other relatives. Several brothers and sisters have predeceased her. The funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 28, 2011, at the First Baptist Church, 130 E. Clinton St., St. Charles, MI. Rev. Michael English will officiate with burial in Swan Creek Twp. Cemetery. Friends may call at the W.L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, from 2:00-9:00 p.m. Thursday and then at the Church from 10:00 a.m. Friday until the time of the funeral service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the First Baptist Church of St. Charles.