Loiselle, Dorothy Jane, Saginaw, Michigan


Loving mother and grandmother passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013 at her home. Age 79 years. Daughter of the late Joseph and Helen (Bomba) Smietana , Dorothy was born November 19, 1933 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was married to Thomas E. Loiselle Sr. on January 31, 1953. He predeceased her June 13, 2012. Dorothy had been employed at Kroger’s for 27 years retiring in October of 1987. Surviving are her five grandchildren, Ryan Loiselle, Amy Heyer, Steven Grimes Matthew Rupert and Cassie Rupert; five great-grandchildren, James Heyer, Nicolas Grimes, Haleigh Rupert, Hannah Loiselle and Kaylee Johnson; a daughter-in-law, Kimberly Cooper; two sisters and one brother and a daughter. Dorothy was preceded in death by her son, Thomas E. Loiselle Jr., one sister and one brother, Irene Mitas and Edward Smietana. Honoring Mrs. Loiselle’s wishes, a private burial service took place at St. Andrew Cemetery, Saginaw. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider doing a good deed for others. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, Saginaw. www.snowfuneralhome.net