Makl, Jean F., Freeland, Michigan

Loving wife and mother passed away Friday, January 13, 2012. Age 80 years. Daughter of the late Eugene and Florence Valliere, Jean was born May 1, 1931 in Merrill, Michigan. She was married to Richard Makl in October of 1956. He survives her. Jean was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Surviving besides her husband Richard are her daughter Sharon Makl, Freeland; three sisters, Betty Schwartz, Traverse City; Joan and Dan Dubay, Merrill; Barb and Dick Fleming, Merrill; a very special niece Stephanie Arch. Jean was preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Monday, January 16, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church 5376 State St., Saginaw. Her nephew, Rev. Fr. Thomas J. Fleming, will officiate with burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at St. Thomas Aquinas Church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the family wishes. Arrangements entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, Saginaw, Michigan.