Hare, Margaret Pauline “Midge”, Saginaw, Michigan

Jesus called Midge for a coconut-cream pie on July 18, 2014 with family and friends at her bedside cheering her on. She was born in Saginaw, MI to Julia and Winfred List on February 19, 1931. Midge attended Trinity Lutheran School through the 8th grade, then onto the 9th grade at Central Jr. High School, and graduating from Saginaw High School in 1949. She married her high-school sweetheart, Ernest “Ernie” Hare, on August 16, 1952, who survives her. Their marriage was blessed with four beautiful children. Kris Ann Couillard (Beau Couillard) predeceased her in 1988. Michael Jon Hare (Colleen Hare) predeceased her in 2003. Surviving children include Cindy Ellsworth (Shelly) and Dan Hare (Betsy). Midge is also survived by her loving grandchildren Danielle (Paul) Jankens, Mike (Brianne) Hare, Kirk and Kelly Ellsworth, and great-grandchild Connor Hare. Also, special thanks to their best friends Dan and Barb Groom for their love and care throughout the years. Rev. Michael Hahn will officiate the funeral service on Monday, July 21, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Ev. Lutheran Church, 4432 Mackinaw Road. Friends are welcome to gather with the family at the Reitz Herzberg Funeral Home, 1550 S. Midland Road (S. M-47), on Sunday July 20, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and one hour before the funeral service. In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings are suggested to Faith Ev. Lutheran Church. www.reitzherzberg.com