Grenell, Marion G. (Lovett) (LeClair), Saginaw, Michigan


Marion was called home to her Lord on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at the Saginaw Senior Care & Rehab Center. Age 92 years. Marion was born on December 19, 1920, in Saginaw to the late Edgar and Amelia (Simon) LeClair. She was married to Robert E. Grenell on February 3, 1940, in Saginaw, where he predeceased her on April 20, 2002. Prior to her retirement, she was employed as Manager of Top Value Redemption (Trading Stamps) for 15 years. Marion was a member of Holy Cross Ev. Lutheran Church and had served on various ladies groups. She was a wonderful cook, loved her Bridge Club friendships and time spent at Higgins Lake. Surviving are her three children and their spouses, Robert W. (Marian) Grenell, Saginaw; Terry W. (Marie) Grenell, Freeland; Susan K. (Herbert) Allen, Clinton Twp.; two grandchildren, Mark (Dawna) Grenell, Bothell, Wash.; Dawn Quinn, Saginaw Twp.; three great-grandchildren, Danielle Grenell; Colin and Tyler Quinn; many step grandchildren, including, T.J. (Stacy) Mulholland; Marisa (Anthony) Colacion; Ashley (Randy) Bernard and Justine Jahr; also many other step great-grandchildren and step great-great-grandchildren; her sister-in-law, Catherine LeClair; also several cousins, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, husband and her brother, William LeClair. Funeral service will take place on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Cross Ev. Lutheran Church, 600 Court St. The Rev. James F. Krueger will officiate with burial in Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery. Friends are welcome to visit with the family at the Wakeman Funeral Home, Inc., 1218 N. Michigan Ave., on Wednesday from 2:00-8:00 p.m., then at the church on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Memorial contributions may be given to Holy Cross Ev. Lutheran Church or Alzheimer’s Association. Memories and sympathies of Marion may be shared with the family on her memorial website at WakemanFuneralHome.com.