Kleekamp, Lois E. (Schmidt), Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at Cartwright Hospice Residence. Lois E. Schmidt was born in Saginaw to the late Alexander and Alma (Wagner) Schmidt. Lois married William (Bill) Kleekamp on February 7, 1959. He preceded her in death on February 18, 2003. Lois was a member of St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church, Saginaw. She enjoyed time spent with the children and staff of Arthur Hill High School working in the cafeteria. Lois is survived by her brothers: Robert (Myrtle) Schmidt, Milton (Colleen) Schmidt, Edwin (Joyce) Schmidt, Larry (Margaret) Schmidt and Gary Schmidt; many nieces and nephews and a special nephew, Thomas Bird. Lois was preceded in death by her parents, husband and sister-in-law, Vicki Schmidt. A funeral service for Lois will be held on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4705 Brockway Road. Rev. Daniel Garbow will officiate. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Garden. Friends are welcome to visit with the family on Sunday, January 4, 2015 from 2:00-6:00 p.m. at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road. Lois will lie in state at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church or the Cartwright Hospice Residence. Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at the funeral home, church or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com