Salesky, Mary J., Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away Saturday, September 29, 2012, at Luther Manor. She was 87 years old. Mary Jane Neiderquill was born on April 16, 1925 in Standish to the late Godfried and Linda (Kraatz) Neiderquill. Mary married Edwin W. Salesky on September 6, 1941 in Saginaw. He preceded her in death on January 28, 1994. She loved and cherished her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She especially enjoyed baking them cookies. Mary also loved to work at the Days of Discovery Childcare where she took great pride in cooking and preparing food for over 100 children. She also treasured the times she was able to snuggle the babies. Mary was a faithful member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Mary is survived by her children: James A. (Charlene) Salesky, Thomas J. (Vicky) Salesky, Sue A. (Zeke) Vega; a daughter-in-law, Carol Salesky; 10 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; one great great-granddaughter; three sisters: Sandy Brewer, Doris (Waynard) Billeter, and Carol Enszer. She was preceded in death by her son, Edwin J. Salesky, and a brother, John Neiderquill. Mary’s funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 5335 Brockway. Rev. Mark Buckert will officiate. Entombment and committal service will take place at 2:30 p.m. at Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends are welcome to visit with Mary’s family at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State), on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Mary will lie in state at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial donations to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at the funeral home, church or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com.