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Martha A. Reinhardt, 98

  Martha A. Reinhardt passed away May 20, 2016, at her home at the age of 98 years.  Martha Alma Kueffner was born December 10, 1917, in Saginaw, MI to the late Martin and Alma (Hochtanner) Kueffner.  She was a lifelong member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Frankentrost where she was baptized and later reaffirmed her faith at Confirmation in 1931.  Martha married Harvey G. L. Reinhardt November 22, 1941; he predeceased her December 25, 1973.  Martha worked at Lufkin Rule and also with her husband on the family farm until his death.  She retired from S&H Tractor Supply with 25 years of service.  She loved working outside, never afraid of taking up the hoe.  She enjoyed bowling, square dancing, was a member of the 500 Club, Happy 10 Club, loved playing euchre and winning!  Martha also enjoyed making quilts and solving puzzles.
  Surviving are children Gene (Peggy) Reinhardt, Lois Bickel; grandchildren Sandra (Troy) Daenzer, Carla (Tim) Belill, Jason (Jenny) Bickel, Jeremy (Reagan) Bickel, Erik (Kelly) Reinhardt, Cale (Krystal) Reinhardt, Michael Reinhardt, Justin (Mary) Bickel; sister-in-law, Beatrice (Fred) Wirth. Her favorite 15 great-grandchildren Trent, Brett, Amanda Daenzer, Eden, Kya, Levi Belill, Hannah and Brady Reinhardt, Brooke, Paityn, Brittany, Bo, Brylee Bickel and Emerson Reinhardt.
  Besides her husband, Martha was preceded in death by their son Harvey M. Reinhardt, son-in-law, Gene M. Bickel, grandson, Dion G. Reinhardt, brother, Adolph and siser-in-law, Louise Kueffner, sister, Marie and brother-in-law, Erwin Brechtelsbauer, sister, Elizabeth ��ritzie” and brother-in-law, Melvin Trinklein and baby brothers, Waldemar and Martin J. Kueffner. 
  Funeral services took place on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 8220 Holland Rd., Frankentrost, MI.  The Rev. Mark Loest  officiated with burial in Blumfield Township Cemetery.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Martha’s family wishes or your own personal charity.  Please sign the guest book or share an online condolence with the family at


Thomas C. Reinbold, 68

  Thomas C. Reinbold went home to be with his Lord, Wednesday, May 18, 2016, after a lengthy illness, age 68 years.  Tom Reinbold was born July 16, 1947, in Saginaw, MI, to Wilma Reinbold and the late Rudolph “Teddy” Reinbold.  He graduated from MSU in 1969 and served in the Army Band from 1969 until 1972. Tom was previously employed by Potterville Schools as a Music Teacher and General Motors as a Tool Maker.   He was also the director of the Frankentrost Band for many years.                                                                 
  Surviving besides his mother Wilma are a son, Theodore (Debra) Reinbold, Charlotte, MI, and a daughter, Angela Brendlinger, Monroeville, PA; five grandchildren:  Ashleigh, Alex and Brooke Reinbold, Zack and Will Brendlinger; one sister, Jean Ann Crawford, one brother, Wesley (Carol) Reinbold, and nieces and nephews. 
  Besides his father, Tom was preceded in death by a grandson, Jacob Brendlinger.
  Funeral services took place on Monday, May 23, 2016, at Cederberg Funeral Home of Frankenmuth, 590 N. Franklin St.  The Rev. Timothy Olson officiated with burial in St. John’s Cemetery, Frankentrost.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Frankentrost Band or a charity of donor’s choice. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at


Rosemary Martuch, 92

  Rosemary Martuch passed away peacefully Monday, May 23, 2016 at Cartwright Hospice; age 92 years.
  Rosemary was born on November 24, 1923 in Saginaw to the late Frank and Anna Hurst.  She graduated from St. Joseph Catholic School in Saginaw. 
  Rosemary was married to the late George J. Martuch Jr. in 1946, he predeceased her in 1974.  She retired from General Motors Chevrolet Transmission & Chevrolet Bay City after 30 years in the salary/payroll department.  
  Rosemary was a devout Catholic and current member of Blessed Trinity Catholic Church, also attending St. Christopher’s of Bridgeport and St. George of Saginaw. She was the treasurer of the Saginaw Retiree’s Travel Club, and also volunteered at Saginaw General Hospital Gift Shop, Temple Theatre Box Office and Saginaw Valley Special Needs vision Clinic at The Millet Learning Center.  
  Rosemary lived at Independence Village for four years and Covenant Glenn for one year.  She loved spending time with family and friends at her summer home in Oscoda.                                                                     
  Surviving are one daughter, Carol Arndt (Craig Georgeff), Frankenmuth; two grand daughters, Susan (Thomas) Galganski, Grand Rapids and Sandra (William) Denhof, Brighton; great grandchildren, Andrew (Tracy) Galganski, Megan Galganski and Olivia Denhof; several nieces and nephews and lifelong friend Ruth Wissmueller. 
  Rosemary was excitedly anticipating the birth of her twin great grandbabies and one great great grandbaby.
  Predeceased besides her husband are: two sisters, Katherine (Louis) Napolitano and Leah (Robert) Reid.
 Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday May 27, 2016 at 10am at Blessed Trinity Catholic Church, 958 E. Tuscola St., Frankenmuth. Fr. Robert Byrne will officiate with entombment in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
  Rosemary’s family will receive visitors at Cederberg Funeral Home of Frankenmuth, 590 N. Franklin St. on Thursday from 2-8pm and at church on Friday from 9am until the time of service.  
  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Blessed Trinity Catholic Church.
  Please sign the guest book or share an online condolence with the family at

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