McCoy, Aletha G., Saginaw, Michigan

Loving mother and grandmother went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, October 30, 2014. Age 85 years. Daughter of the late Harold and Grace Needham, Aletha was born May 9, 1929 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was married to Lawrence M. McCoy on February 26, 1949. He predeceased her in 1994. Aletha was a very avid knitter and crocheter, collected Angels and loved playing Bingo. Surviving are two sons and one daughter, Lawrence L. (Barbara) McCoy, Laura (Donald) Herek and Gene McCoy(Fred Murray); two brothers, Hal (Janee) Needham, Donald (Shirley) Needham; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and many special friends. Aletha was preceded in death by two daughters, Robin Carrick and Karen McCoy, a grandson, William Carrick and a great-grandson, Kaiden Licht. Funeral service will take place on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Saginaw Valley Church of the Nazarene, 1815 Tittabawassee Road. Rev. Randy Owens will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the church where the family will be present on Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the family wishes. Arrangements entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home.