Ott, Myrtle M. (Rhea), Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at her home at the age of 89 years. Myrtle Marie Crawford was born January 20, 1923 in Saginaw to the late Glen and Myrtle (Hamilton) Crawford. She enjoyed reading, knitting, crocheting, crafts, cooking and fishing. Rhea loved spending time with her family. She was a member of Jehovah’s Witnesses Bridgeport Congregation. She married Edward N. Ernest; he predeceased her. She later married Albert C. Ott and he predeceased her in 1997. Surviving are three daughters and their spouses, Jacqueline (Gary) Ritchie, Gladwin; Carole (Greg) Sinkler, Saginaw; Lynn (Mike) Watz, Saginaw; six grandchildren, Scott, Shelly, Kim, Tanya, Brian and Mindy; four great-grandchildren, Amanda, Matthew, Spencer and Madison; one brother, William (Joyce) Geitman; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother, Frank Crawford, and a sister, Catherine Sauer. Funeral service will take place on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road. Michael Sousa, Minister, will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, from 3:00-8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 5, 2012. www.casefuneralhome.com