Henne, Mary Jean, Saginaw Township, Michigan


Loving wife, mother and grandmother passed away Monday, October 27, 2014. Age 80 years. Daughter of the late Albert and Mary (Burch) Westerlund, Mary Jean was born April 26, 1934 in Oscoda, Michigan. She was married to John J. Henne on June 21, 1958. He survives her. Mary Jean was employed by Saginaw Association for the Blind. She was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Mary Jean loved gardening, animals, music and enjoyed reading. Surviving besides her husband John are one son and two daughters, Daniel and Brenda Henne, Ann Arbor; Susan and Brian Coggin, Saginaw; Judy and Owen Meador, New Harmony, Indiana; two grandchildren, Garret Coggin and Alexandra Henne; one sister, Carol and George Tilley, Sevierville, Tennessee; several nieces and nephews. Mary Jean was preceded in death by her brother, Carl Westerlund. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Friday, October 31, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 5376 State St. Rev. Fr. Richard Bokinskie will officiate. Honoring Mrs. Henne’s wishes cremation will follow. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Thursday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. and on Friday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Zauel Memorial Library. www.snowfuneralhome.net