Becmer, Thomas William, Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away Saturday October 13, 2012 after a brief illness. He was born October 28, 1936 in Saginaw, Michigan the son of the late William and Isabelle (Mocny) Becmer. He was retired from Saginaw Steering Gear, Plant 2, after 38 years. Tom was a faithful member of Grace Lutheran Church, serving in many capacities over the years. He was a longtime member of the Loyal Order of the Moose, a member of Plant 2 Reunion committee and a volunteer at the Saginaw Metro Ministries Food Pantry. Tom is survived by his wife Julie of 29 years; seven children, Carrie (Jaime) Ayala, Mike (Dawn) Becmer, Cheryl Gonzales, Mark (Stephanie) Becmer, Diane (Pat) Brahmer, Deb (Harv) Leiner and Tina Becmer; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two sisters, Virginia (Jim) Fehrman and Joan Hillaker; many nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased by two stepchildren, Scott and Eric Stansloski. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, 4690 Tittabawassee Road. Pastor David Birnbaum will officiate. Friends may visit with the family at W. L. Case & Company, 4480 Mackinaw Rd. Monday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. and on Tuesday at church from 1:00 p.m. until time of the service. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Grace Lutheran Church or the Saginaw Metro Ministries Food Pantry.