Roselyn Cecelia Barst, Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Passed away, surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, August 30, 2009 at Covenant HealthCare – Cooper, age 77 years. Roselyn C. Martuch was born on September 4, 1931 to the late Russell and Helen (Holbrook) Martuch. She was married to Raymond B. Barst on September 18, 1954 he predeceased her on November 14, 2006. She was a 1949 graduate of Arthur Hill High School. She worked for Lufkin Rule for 18 years and then worked for General Motors for 18 years until her retirement. Roselyn was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and also a member of their Altar Society and Co-Chairperson for funeral luncheons. She was also a member of T.O.P.S. with many special friends. Surviving are the loves of her life, a son, Randy Barst; a grandson, Anthony Barst; her dog Bonae; her best friend, Marlene La Beau; special friends, Konnie and Harold Hinton, Dr. James and Janet Shetlar, Betty Mertz, Betty and Bill Bradfield; aunts, Lorraine Malone, Helen Holbrook and many nieces and nephews. Following Roselyn’s wishes cremation has taken place. A Memorial Mass honoring Roselyn will take place at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) on Friday, September 4, 2009 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 1525 S. Washington Ave. Rev. Fr William R. Taylor will officiate. Roselyn’s family will receive friends at the church on Friday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. Arrangements entrusted to Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Rd. (off State). In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Saginaw County Child Abuse & Neglect Council or Holy Family Catholic Church. Please feel free to share your thoughts and memories with Roselyn’s family at the church, through