Temple, Jeanne L. (Belill), Saginaw, MI, Formerly of Birch Run, Michigan


Angels from Heaven came to carry Jeanne’s soul home to God and Blessed Mother on December 11, 2011, at the age of 73 years. Jeanne was born June 9, 1938, to the late Leo and Angelus (Belill). She grew up in Birch Run. While in school, she was a soloist, played the clarinet in band, was leading majorette and a cheerleader. She loved Birch Run. Jeanne moved to Saginaw in 1960 where she worked at US Graphite for 10 years and met her husband Jack Temple, who survives her. She also leaves five children: Michael Sr. and Mindy Temple, Mitchell Temple, Kimberly Alfano, Kelly and Victor Theisen; thirteen grandchildren: Michael Jr., Kassi and Andrew Burns, Chase, Chelsea, Mitchell Jr., Peter, Kimberly, Mollilynn, Sean, Nicholas, Derek, Brittany and Zack; five great-grandchildren: Paige, Ayden, Maryah, Ashley and Carmelo. Also surviving are her brother Leo and Liz Belill; five sisters, Faye and Nick Wieland, Janet and Floyd McClintock, Connie Rodriguez, Maureen and Frederick Ford, and Joan and Don Compton; many nieces, nephews, and cousins whom she loved dearly, with special friend, Wanda DeSander. She was predeceased by a grandson Sebastian and a great-grandson Anthony. Jeanne directed the church choir at Holy Spirit Church for twelve years. Jeanne loved God. She also enjoyed gambling, playing cards, traveling, bingo and helping anybody she could. Funeral liturgy will take place on Friday, December 16, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1035 N. River Road. Rev. Fr. David Parsch will officiate. Her family will receive friends at the W. L. Case & Company Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, from 2:00 – 9:00 p.m. Thursday where a vigil service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Thursday. Friends and family may then call at the church on Friday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. In lieu of flowers, please remember Holy Spirit Church and St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Jeanne also asked that people pray the Rosary daily for world peace. www.casefuneralhome.com