Golz III, John S., Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2012 at Saginaw Senior Care at the age of 71 years. The son of the late Anne (Mangutz) and John S. Golz II was born March 2, 1941 in Saginaw, Michigan. He married Karole Louise Bryan on May 14, 1966. She passed away March 25, 1996. He was employed by General Motors, retiring with 49 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, camping and going up north. Surviving are three daughters and their husbands, Kerry and Grant Reuther; Kelly and Brian Johnson; Kim and Juan Yrlas; nine grandchildren, Ashley Clarke and her husband, Andrew; Christopher and Brandon Reuther; Lindsey and Zachary Johnson; Morgan, Robyn and Anthony Yrlas; two brothers, four sisters and their spouses, Larry and Mary Golz; Frank and Sharon Golz; Marlene and Sam Davenport; Kay and Frank Dudek; Rita and Tom Kirshner; Barbara and Bob Wargo; many nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by a granddaughter, Amber Lynn Reuther. The family would like to thank Saginaw Senior Care and Southern Care Hospice for the excellent care they gave John. The family would also especially like to thank a very special friend Maryellen Wicker. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road. Richard Jozwiak will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the Chapel from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society or Saginaw Senior Care. www.casefuneralhome.com