Reeve, Verda Parkin, Saginaw, Michigan

Died peacefully in her sleep at home Monday, May 19, 2014. Age 93 years. Verda was born in Salt Lake City, Utah August 21, 1920, and married Perc A. Reeve, Sept. 3, 1942, in the Salt Lake City Utah Temple. She resided in Saginaw for 72 years and leaves behind a legacy of love, a foundation of faith, and a tradition of service. Her life touched many for good as she strived to live the gospel of Jesus Christ. Her husband, one brother and sister preceded her in death. She is survived by one sister, Maxine Parker, seven daughters, one son, 26 grandchildren, and 31 great grandchildren. Her children and their spouses are Sharon (Joe) Alfano, Pleasanton Calif.; Onalee (H. Steven) Wood, Highland, Utah; Shirley (Larry) Burr, Saginaw; Kaye (Chris) Wierda, Denver, Co.; Perc Wm. (Connie) Reeve, Ledyard, Ct; Ronda (Louis) Thacker, Griffin, Ga.; Susan (Rod) Kropp, Plymouth, Mi.; Amy (Brant, deceased) Day, Suwanee, Ga. The funeral service will take place on Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1314 N. Center Road, with interment following at Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday; and then at the church Saturday beginning at 9:30 a.m. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider LDS Charities, 15 East So Temple, JSMB 2 E., Salt Lake City, UT 84150. Please state: “In memory of Verda Reeve” and request an acknowledgment be sent to Shirley Burr at 1501 Hawthorne, Saginaw, MI 48638.