Wendling, William John, Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at Covenant Healthcare, age 62 years. William was born in Saginaw, Michigan February 19, 1949 the son of the late John and Betty (Guttridge) Wendling. He married Connie Jacobs June 29, 1968 and she survives him. William served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He worked at General Motors for 30 years. William enjoyed boating, reading and spending time with his grandchildren. In addition to his wife, William is survived by two children, Matthew (Jodie) Wendling and Lindsay (Mike) Zilinski; three grandchildren, Paige, Jacob and Mason Wendling; his mother-in-law, Dorothy Jacobs; three brothers, James (Cathy) Wendling, Ken (Vivian) Wendling and John (Tammy) Wendling; many nieces and nephews. The funeral service will take place on Friday, December 30, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at W. L. Case & Company, 201 N. Miller Road. Rev. Edward A. Meyer will officiate. Military honors will be under the auspices of VFW Post No. 7542, Birch Run. Friends may visit with the family at the chapel Thursday from 2:00-9:00 p.m. and Friday from 10:00 a. m. until time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a donation to the family wishes. www.casefuneralhome.com