Nohel, Donna E., Merrill, Michigan

Passed away Thursday, May 17, 2012, at Schnepp’s Nursing home. Age 81 years. The daughter of the late Bryon and Florence (Hammond) Rigg was born August 16, 1930 in Merrill, Michigan. She married Robert F. Nohel, October 15, 1949. He passed away October 26, 2000. She enjoyed cooking, canning and most of all she loved her family. Surviving are nine children and their spouses, Diane Jessup; Jeanne Dingler; Robert and Linda Nohel Jr.; Thomas and Jennifer Nohel; Sue and Dewayne Yuker; Rick and Deb Nohel; Jay Nohel; Harry and Terry Nohel; Don and Becky Nohel; twenty-nine grandchildren; many great grandchildren; a sister, Margie Neuenfeldt; a brother and his wife, Gary and Wendy Rigg; a sister-in-law, Jeanne Nohel; several nieces and nephews. A brother and three sisters have predeceased her. Memorial funeral liturgy will take place on Monday, May 21, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Rev. Craig Carolan will officiate. Friends may visit at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 123 E. Saginaw St. in Merrill, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday and then on Monday at the Church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the memorial service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Hemlock-Merrill V.F.W. Post #7302 or the Jonesfield-Lakefield Fire and Rescue units.