Jacqmain, Arthur E., Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather passed away Friday, September 19, 2014. Age 88 years. The son of the late Arthur V. and Alida (Grumieaux) Jacqmain, Art was born July 9, 1926 in Vincennes, Indiana. He served in the U.S. Army during WW II. He married Patricia Mae Allega on May 29, 1948. She survives him. He was employed at Pittsburgh Plate & Glass for 42 years until his retirement in 1988. Following his retirement, Art then worked the family farm for many years and especially enjoyed being with his family. He was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church and lifetime member of Knights of Columbus Council #4232. Arthur was an avid outdoorsman and loved the Tigers. Surviving besides his wife Patricia are five daughters and three sons, Susan and Tim Daoust, Frankenmuth; Tricia Grandell, New York; Stephen and Charlotte Jacqmain, Coleman; Jeanne and Nolan Rosenbaum, Boise, Idaho; Geoffrey and Kay Jacqmain, Simpsonville, South Carolina; Daniel and Gail Jacqmain, Saginaw; Cindy Palmer, Saginaw; Cheryl Jacqmain, Carrollton; a daughter-in-law, Sally Jacqmain, Saginaw; a son-in-law Michael Findley, Monument, Colorado; 20 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one sister and one brother, Helen Fox and Dr. Ralph (Bobbi) Jacqmain; several nieces and nephews. Arthur was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Findley, a son A. Michael Jacqmain and by one brother and three sisters, Earl Jacqmain, Julienne Hall, Norma Hauser and Mary Hess. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. J. Marcel Portelli will officiate with burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Monday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. and at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. There will be a Vigil Service at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church or Nouvel Catholic Central High School. www.snowfuneralhome.net