2018-05-13 / Obituaries

JUNE EVELYN BRIER

JUNE EVELYN BRIER, of Brant, 93, passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Shield Comfort Care in Saginaw. Age 93 years. She was born June 26, 1924 in St. Charles to George and Helen (Wood) Aylward. Evelyn graduated from Arthur Hill High School in Saginaw. She married Bernard E. Brier on November 23, 1946. He preceded her in death on July 11, 1984. Evelyn was a member of the Brant United Methodist Church and more recently a member of the St. Charles United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the Owosso Area Council of UAW Retirees Group. Evelyn enjoyed volunteering with her dear friend, Helen Devereaux, at the Chesaning Area Emergency Relief (CAER) Center. She attended regular lunches and entertainment at the Chesaning Senior Center Young at Heart Club. Along with reading, knitting, and cribbage, Evelyn loved spending time with family and friends. She had the most positive attitude and before she died she let us know she had had a good life, what will be will be and God does not make mistakes so the world is right and this is the time for us to celebrate June Evelyn Brier’s remarkable life.

Surviving are two daughters and spouses, Pat (Ernie) Vostrirancky, of Bannister, and Connie (John) Alfano, of Saginaw; grandchildren, Cheryl (Ken) Brown, Ed (Laura) Schuler, Phil (Marilyn) Schuler, Jeff (Carrie) Vostrirancky, Christine Heinig, Brandon Alfano, Brett Alfano and Breanna Alfano; and many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Besides her husband, Evelyn was preceded in death by her son Bernard L. “Buck” Brier on October 22, 1993.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Kendall Funeral Home, St. Charles. Rev. Karen Sorden officiated, with burial in the Brant Cemetery. Those who would like to make a memorial in Evelyn’s memory are asked to consider Saginaw Area Water Rescue, 3664 N. River Rd., Freeland, MI 48623, Attn: Dave. www.kendallfuneralhome.net.

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