June 26, 1927 - June 13, 2017
Call, Nell Jean (LaFleur) Saginaw, Michigan June 26, 1927 - June 13, 2017 Nell Jean Call passed away at New Hope Assisted Living Tuesday, June 13, 2017, on her Wedding Anniversary surrounded by her loving family. A beautiful singing voice has been added to God’s choir; as many of you recall her yearly birthday song calls to your home. She had a love of life and was very active in Pit and Balcony, Germania Club, roller skating, ice skating, and taking her children to State Park swimming. She and Tom, Sr. were involved in their children’s sports, loved traveling, and very active within the Roman Catholic Church. Nell Jean retired from the Diocese of Saginaw. Her children attended Catholic Schools. She was an avid animal lover. She was much loved by everyone who knew her and was known to have helped many of those in need, including the Lakota Sioux of St. Labre School in Montana. Nell Jean was of French/Metis ancestry, whose family came to Saginaw from Yamaska, Quebec in 1863. Nell Jean was predeceased by her beloved husband, Tom, Sr. on May 9, 2015. She also was predeceased by her beloved parents, Nellie Marie and Joseph D. LaFleur, her sister, Louise Wagner, dearly loved furry companions, Tuffy and Harley, and many other relatives and close friends. Left to grieve and cherish her memory are her three sons and spouses: Thomas Call, Jr. (Susie), Lanny Call (Bonnie), and Joseph Call (Chris). She also leaves behind her very much loved sisters: Dorothy (Griffore) Bruns (102) and Marcelyn Vanderburg (98). Her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and countless friends will miss her gentle smiling heart. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Margo and the other Sisters of Missiondale, Fr. Pete, and New Hope staff for their loving concern and care. Cremation has taken place. Funeral Litergy will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 26, 2017, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church 1035 N. River Road, Saginaw (Thomas Township). The Rev. Fr. Peter J. Gaspeny will officiate. The Rite of Committal will be at 1:30 p.m. at St. Andrew Cemetery. Prayers are appreciated. Any donations should be in Nell Jean Call’s name to Amazing Grace Animal Rescue 3315 Freeland Road, Saginaw, MI 48604. Memories and sympathies of Nell Jean may be shared with the family on her memorial website at WakemanFuneralHome.com Your songs will forever live in our hearts; Vou avez touché nos coeur.
Call, Nell Jean (LaFleur) Saginaw, Michigan June 26, 1927 - June 13, 2017 Nell Jean Call passed away at New Hope Assisted Living Tuesday, June 13, 2017, on her Wedding Anniversary surrounded by her loving family. A beautiful singing voice has... View Obituary & Service Information
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