Zieroff, Lori Ann, Saginaw, Michigan

Loving wife, mother and daughter passed away Thursday, May 23, 2013 at the Cartwright Hospice Residence. Age 44 years. Daughter of Jerry Schafer and the late Sharon (Hoffman) Schafer, Lori was born April 8, 1969 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was a 1987 graduate of Arthur Hill High School and attended Delta College where she received an Associate’s Degree in Child Development. Lori was married to Gary L. Zieroff II on October 9, 1993. He survives her. Lori was employed by Kinder Care Day Care and Americana Corporation. She was a member of Kochville United Methodist Church. Lori enjoyed crafting, reading, the love for animals and especially the fall of the year. Surviving besides her husband Gary are one son and one daughter, Joshua and Bailey Zieroff; her parents, Jerry and Sharon Wilkins-Schafer; one brother, Craig Schafer and his girlfriend, Theresa Gorski; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Gary and Ellen Zieroff; many aunts, uncles, cousins and her special friend, Amey McDow. Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty). Pastor Susan Bennett-Stiles will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Monday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. and on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Zieroff Children Scholarship Fund or Kochville United Methodist Church. www.snowfuneralhome.net