Wysopal, Ernestine A., Cadillac, MI, Formerly of Saginaw, MI

Beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed away Thursday, January 6, 2011 at her home. Age 70 years. The daughter of the late Frederick and Margaret (Abshagen) Sievert, Ernestine was born July 31, 1940 in Saginaw, Michigan. She married Ronald J. Wysopal, her loving husband of 48 years, on June 2, 1962. He survives her. Ernestine was employed at the Sheraton Hotel as an executive housekeeper and was also a hairdresser. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Cadillac, the Cadillac Garden Club, Cadillac Welcome Club and the Cadillac Book Club. Ernestine enjoyed her volunteer work especially Project Christmas. She loved gardening, oil painting and crafts. Surviving besides her husband Ron are one daughter, one son and their spouses, Terri and Martin Betz, Grand Rapids; Walter and Jennifer Wysopal, Saginaw; four grandchildren, Alexander and Aric Betz, Kaitlyn and Morgan Wysopal; several nieces and nephews; many friends including a very special friend Marie Rennecker. Ernestine was preceded in death by a daughter, Sherie Wysopal, and by three sisters and two brothers, Elizabeth Kline, Eleanor Rushlow, Emma Neumann, Bill and Fred Sievert. Funeral service will take place at 12:00 noon Monday, January 10, 2011 at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty). Rev. Scott Torkko will officiate with interment in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Sunday from 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. and on Monday from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Cadillac Mercy Hospice. www.snowfuneralhome.net