Kushion, Helen, Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved mother and grandmother passed away Monday, February 10, 2014. Age 92 years. The daughter of the late Stephen and Josephine (Harris) Michkoski, Helen was born November 12, 1921 in Iron River, Michigan. She married Alexander Kushion on October 18, 1947. He predeceased her April 17, 2011. Helen was employed at U.S. Graphite until her retirement in 1958. She was an avid reader and loved spending time with her family. Surviving are one daughter and son-in-law, Janice and Benn Hinds, Frankenmuth; two grandchildren, Angela and Matthew Hinds; several nieces and nephews. Helen was preceded in death by two sisters and one brother, Annie Wend, Bernice Starland and John Michkoski. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Peter Gaspeny will officiate with entombment in Roselawn Memorial Mausoleum. There will be no visiting hours at the funeral home. Friends may call at Holy Spirit Catholic Church where the family will be present on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Home & Hospice Advantage or Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Arrangements entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road. www.snowfuneralhome.net