Florence A. Wager, Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away June 18, 2009, at Covenant-Cooper after battling cancer. She was 87 years old. Florence was born June 18, 1922, in Cincinnati, OH to the late William and Anna Carmell. She married Franklin Mansfield Wager on April 10, 1942; he predeceased her May 28, 1999. She is survived by her children, Ronald (Janice) Wager and Jackie (Mark) Ode; grandchildren, Brian (Noelle) Wager, Joshua (Christina) Ode, Scott Ode; great-grandchildren, Tyler, Renée, Alesia and two on the way. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 23, 2009, at Ames United Methodist Church at 801 State St. Rev. Mark A. Karls will officiate. Friends may call at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Ames United Methodist Church. www.casefuneralhome.com