Sally Ribble, Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Passed away, Monday, August 10, 2009 at Nottingham Place, Midland, MI, age 97 years. Sally Novak was born January 5, 1912 in Saginaw to the late Sarah (Bubolz) and Frank Novak. She married Marvin W. Ribble on September 9, 1933 in Saginaw. He preceded her in death on July 27, 1995. Sally was a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church and former member of St. Matthew Catholic Church. She loved camping, campfires and berry picking. Sally also loved to sew quilts and playing cards. She is survived by her daughter, Louise (Jim) Yeska of Freeland; son, Lee (Barbara) Ribble of Merrill; daughter-in-law, Patricia Ribble; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Sally was preceded in death by a daughter, Sr. Nancy Ribble, O.P.; son, Roger Ribble; one great granddaughter, Tiffany; two sisters and three brothers. A funeral for Sally will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 14, 2009 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 6400 McCarty Road, Saginaw. Rev. Fr. Richard Jozwiak will officiate with burial to follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at St. John Vianney Catholic Church on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. John Vianney Catholic Church or a charity of the donor’s choice. Please share your thoughts with the family at the church or through www.DeislerFuneralHome.com.