Stroebel, Geraldine G., Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away Friday, April 27, 2012 at Hoyt Nursing and Rehab Center at the age of 101 years. Geraldine LaFever was born April 23, 1911 in Saginaw to the late Alex and Anna (Hoern) LaFever. She married Arthur S. Stroebel in 1928. He predeceased her in 1984. She was a member of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Surviving are four daughters and one son, Phyllis Russell, Delores (Matthew) Penney, Donald (Sue) Stroebel, Donna Donoghue and Diana Fox; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren; one brother Thomas (Eunice) LaFever; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by three sons-in-law, James Russell, Richard Donoghue and Michael Fox. She was also predeceased by several brothers and sisters. The family would like to extend their thanks to units 100 and 200 of Hoyt Nursing and Rehab for their loving care. Funeral liturgy will take place on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 4735 W. Michigan Ave. Rev. John Johnson will officiate with entombment in St. Andrew Mausoleum. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Monday where they may meet with relatives at 7:30 p.m. for a vigil service. They may then call at the church on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of funeral liturgy. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church or Chosen Vision, a home in Lansing for mentally and physically challenged people. www.casefuneralhome.com