Brandi, Evelyn M., Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Thursday, August 23, 2012 at the Cartwright Hospice Residence. Age 89 years. The daughter of the late Paul and Maria Hazel (Curry) Henry, Evelyn was born July 15, 1923 in Saginaw, Michigan. She married Joseph G. Brandi on October 13, 1945. He predeceased her June 20, 2010. Evelyn was employed at the City of Saginaw for 20 years until her retirement in 1984. She was a member of St. Stephen Catholic Church. Evelyn enjoyed playing cards, golfing, gardening, baking and spending time with her family. Surviving are four daughters, Dianne (Thomas) Heck, Saginaw; Deborah (Thomas) Maguire, Saginaw; Patti (Albert) Fielder, Vero Beach, Florida, Mary Sue Brandi, Grayling; eight grandchildren, Amanda (Donald) Gervais, T.J. (Genevieve Beach) Maguire, Andrea (Bart) Brandel, Matthew (Jamie) Heck, Nicholas (Ashley) Maguire, Joel Fielder and his fiancée Meghan Whelen, Alex Seder, Alyssa Seder; four great-grandchildren, Myrkia Maguire, Noah Maguire, Claire Heck and John Heck; a sister, Pauline Cripps; several nieces and nephews. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Monday, August 27, 2012 at noon at St. Stephen Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. William Taylor will officiate with burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. There will be no visiting hours at the funeral home. Friends may call at St. Stephen Catholic Church where the family will be present on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Stephen Catholic Church or Cartwright Hospice Residence. Arrangements entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, Saginaw, Michigan. www.snowfuneralhome.net