Edna May Saier, a 7 year resident of Bourret Twp., Michigan, was received into the arms of Jesus in heaven on Friday morning under the care of hospice and surrounded by the love of family. She was 69 years of age.
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Edna was born in Detroit on May 13, 1949, a daughter of the late Marion and Mabel (Stull) Gillenwater. Edna was united in marriage to her beloved husband, Robert Saier on July 20, 1991 in Madison Hts. Michigan. The couple made their home in Hazel Park moving to Michigan's north country 7 years ago. She was employed as a waitress for many years working for Star Family Dinner and Country Boy Restaurant's before being a beverage engineer for Greek Town Casino for 10 years, retiring in 2007. She was a great fan of Betty Boop, Loved to crochet, sing, dance, do puzzles, and camping in the Michigan out doors. She loved time spent with grandchildren and was known for her story telling (especially scary ones). Edna will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.
Edna is survived by her loving husband, Robert; her devoted children, Tony (Barb) Stull, Sheila (Duane) Childs, Eddie (Keri) Storey; step children, Melissa and Sherri Saier; 8 loving grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and one on the way. She is also survived by brothers, Danny, Melvin and sisters, Nena, Linda, Brenda and Liz. She was preceded in death by son, George Wilhelm, granddaughter, Regina Renee and siblings, Del and Etta Faye.
Visitation will be held at the Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home, 32814 Utica Rd., Fraser, Wednesday from 2pm till 8pm and Thursday from 10am till time of funeral service at 11am. Placement at Great Lakes National Cemetery will be held at a later date and time. Memorials in he memory to the families wishes appreciated. Share memories with the family at www.faulmannwalsh.com