Louann Lemmer, Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Passed away suddenly Tuesday, August 4, 2009 at her home as a result of injuries sustained in a house fire. Age 50 years. The daughter of Nancy (George) Shaft and the late Walter Shaft, Louann was born May 20, 1959 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was employed for many years with her grandfather at George’s Variety Store. Louann enjoyed playing darts, bingo and pool. She loved spending time with family and friends. She was engaged to be married to John Canfield on September 12, 2009. Louann was looking forward to this special day. Surviving are two children, Jason Lemmer and his friend Amber Hale and their son, Jayace; Jennifer and Scott Gries and their children Brandon and Ryan; Louann’s mother, Nancy Shaft; three brothers and one sister, Wally Shaft and his wife Janice Hammond, Mark and Rene Shaft, Rick Shaft and Julie Hoffman, Christine and Jim Cronkright; Louann’s fiancé, John Canfield and his son, Matt and Amanda Canfield and their son, Ryder; several nieces and nephews and many dear friends. Louann’s cremation has taken place. A celebration of Louann’s life will take place 12:00 noon Saturday, September 12, 2009 at the Anderson Enrichment Center Rose Garden. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Lemmer-Gries-Canfield Fundraiser Account, c/o Amalgamated Credit Union. www.snowfuneralhome.net