Visnaw, James Michael, Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away Sunday, November 27, 2011 at St. Mary’s of Michigan, age 58 years. James was born in Saginaw, Michigan May 30, 1953 the son of the late Phillip and Caroline (Tvardos) Visnaw. James enjoyed playing softball and bowling, collecting dice and watching games shows on the television. He is survived by nine siblings, Diane (Steven) Visnaw-Belcher, Philip (Julie) Visnaw, Sue Letterman, Sandy (Joe) Will, Terry (Linda) Visnaw, Tim (Terri) Visnaw, Nan Clark, Mark Visnaw and Ann (Alton) Truax; 17nieces and nephews; 9 great-nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by an infant brother, Stephen Joseph Visnaw. The funeral liturgy will take place on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 612 N. Michigan Ave. Rev. Fr. Ronald Wagner will officiate with burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at church on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until time of the service. The family would like to extend a special thank-you to James’s caregiver, Willie, and to the staff at St. Mary’s of Michigan and Heartland Hospice for the loving care they showed to James. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a donation to St. Andrew Catholic Church, the American Cancer Society or the family wishes.