Wesson, Alice Mae, Saginaw Township, Michigan

Beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed away Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at the Cartwright Hospice Residence at the age of 81 years. The daughter of the late Carl and Emma (Payne) Kenel, Alice was born on July 30, 1929 in Saginaw, Michigan. She married Robert Aaron Wesson, her loving husband of 63 years, on August 21, 1948. He survives her. Alice was a member of First Christian Church West. Her family was the central and more important part of her life. Surviving besides her husband Robert, are two daughters and one son, Linda Kay Wieferich (Coates), Saginaw; Janet Marie (Jed) Wheeler, Howard City; Robert William (Donna) Wesson, Saginaw; five grandchildren, Eric Wheeler, Brian and Thomas Coates, Austin and Ryan Wesson; eight great-grandchildren, Sarina, Garrett, Michael and Nicholas Wheeler; Cameron, Parker, Alyssa and Haley Coates; one brother, Robert (Patricia) Kenel; several nieces and nephews. Alice was preceded in death by her brother and sister, Herbert Kenel and Edith Moore. The family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to Covenant HealthCare, Cartwright Hospice Residence, Alice’s personal doctors, her family and friends for all the love and compassionate care they have given to them. Funeral Service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 7, 2011 at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty). Rev. James Smith will officiate with burial to follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Monday at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the American Heart Association or the American Lung Association. www.snowfuneralhome.net