Sanburn, Rose M., Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved mother and grandmother passed away Friday, September 12, 2014. Age 83 years. The daughter of the late Arthur and Marie (Thrayer) Goodside, Rose was born March 16, 1931 in Saginaw, Michigan. She married Howard Sanburn on November 1, 1952. He predeceased her September 7, 1991. Rose was employed at St. Luke’s Hospital as a nurse’s aide for many years until her retirement. She was a past member of Our Saviour Lutheran Church. Rose enjoyed reading, playing bingo and working puzzles. Most of all, she loved spending time with family and friends. Surviving are three sons, one daughter and their spouses, Steven Sanburn, Chicago; Michael and Suzanne Sanburn, Owosso; Connie and Keith Hammis, Lakeview; John and Laura Sanburn, San Antonio, Texas; seven grandchildren, Joshua, Jennifer, Keith, Jason, Bryan, Samantha and Andrea; one sister, Patricia (Bruce) Griffith, Roscommon; several nieces and nephews. Rose was preceded in death by one sister and one brother, Elizabeth Walker and Arthur (Butch) Goodside, Jr. Funeral service will take place on Monday, September 15, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church, 8695 Gratiot Road, Saginaw. Pastor Julie Bailey will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Sunday from 2:00-6:00 p.m. and at Ascension Lutheran Church on Monday from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Spectrum Health Foundation United & Kelsey Hospitals (For Kelsey Campus Residential Nursing Center). www.snowfuneralhome.net