Milwrick, Barbara J., Bay City, Michigan

Loving soul mate passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2009. Age 57 years. Daughter of the late William and Kathryn (Sperry) Holden, Barbara was born December 18, 1952 in Saginaw, Michigan. She went to school at Holy Family Catholic School and gradated from St. Stephen High School. Barbara was married to Thomas J. Milwrick on February 14, 2007. He survives her. Barbara was employed as a skilled trade welder at G.M. Delphi for 34 years retiring in 2007.  She enjoyed traveling, flowers, stained glass and her dog Raz. Barbara volunteered at Luther Manor and Saginaw Valley State University Greenhouse.  Surviving besides her husband Thomas are her step-daughters, Margaret Milwrick and Beth Griffin;  three sisters and one brother, Aglae Lazzaro, Saginaw; William B. and Karen Holden, Freeland; Su and Duane Dickenson, St. Johns; Mary and John Lomas, Indianapolis, Indiana; many nieces and nephews. Barbara was preceded in death by her sister, Patricia Cooper.  Funeral Service will take place 1:30 p.m. Monday, January 4, 2010 at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty). Burial will take place in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Monday from 12:30 p.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Make A Wish Foundation.