Ziegler, Eleanor L., Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved mother and grandmother passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012 at her home. Age 89 years. The daughter of the late William and Margaret (Faye) Osmond, Eleanor was born October 3, 1922 in Saginaw, Michigan. She married Donald Ziegler on January 13, 1945. He predeceased her October 30, 1982. Eleanor was a Christian and a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church. She enjoyed reading and taking care of her favorite flowers, mums and roses. Eleanor was a devoted mother to her family and a loving wife. Surviving are four sons, one daughter and their spouses, Don and JoAnne Ziegler, Timothy and Lillian Ziegler, Mitchell Ziegler, David Ziegler and Linda Bushre (Ziegler); four grandchildren, Timothy Ziegler, Travis Ziegler, Heather Bushre and Stacy Ziegler; a sister, Peggy Hintz; several nieces and nephews. Eleanor was preceded in death by two brothers, Frank and Jack Osmond. Funeral service will take place on Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Rev. Charles Buckhahn will officiate with interment in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. There will be no visiting hours at the funeral home. Friends may call at Bethlehem Lutheran Church where the family will be present on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Arrangements entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road. www.snowfuneralhome.net