Selma C. VanWormer, 101
Selma C. VanWormer went home with her Lord, Monday October 5, 2015 at her home; age 101 years. Selma Herzog was born on August 2, 1914 in Frankenmuth, MI to the late Adam and Margaret Herzog. She was married to Theodore VanWormer on October 14, 1939; he predeceased her on December 26, 1971. Selma helped her husband on the family farm and was a member of St. Lorenz Lutheran Church.
Surviving are a son, Edward VanWormer, Frankenmuth, MI; a daughter, Margaret McCormick, Frankenmuth, MI; daughter-in-law, Barbara VanWormer; son-in-law, Thomas Schmidt; nine grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Selma was preceded in death by two children, Donald VanWormer and Shirley Schmidt; and a sister, Alma Nietzke.
Funeral services will take place on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 11am at Cederberg Funeral Home of Frankenmuth, 590 N. Franklin Street. The Rev. Joel C. Kaiser will officiate with burial in St. Lorenz Lutheran Cemetery. Selma’s family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2-8pm and on Thursday from 10am until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Lorenz Media Ministry. Please sign the guest book or share an online condolence with the family at
Lenore Frank, 82
Lenore Frank passed away Thursday, October 1, 2015, at Wellspring Lutheran Services in Frankenmuth at the age of 82 years. Lenore Bickel was born November 30, 1932. She married Clarence (Babe) Frank February 24, 1951; he preceded her in death October 3, 1999. Lenore worked for Rummel Studio and then worked for Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland for 26 years. She was a member of St. Lorenz Lutheran Church. Lenore enjoyed sewing, painting, and crafts.
Surviving are her children Amy (Fred) Sova, Saginaw, Mitch (Pati) Frank, Chama, New Mexico, Keith Frank, Frankenmuth, Kara (Kent) Hooverman, Saginaw; daughter-in-law, Michelle Moeggenberg, Midland; grandchildren Zak (Carolyn) Sova, and Tia Sova, Frankenmuth, Danielle (Dave) Reda, Illinois, Jason (Kelly) Sova, Illinois, Matt Frank, Georgia, Andrew Frank, Midland; 10 great-grandchildren; three sisters and one brother: Marie Creger, Wallace Bickel, Gertrude Maves, Frances Warnemunde and sister-in-law, Irene Bickel; many nieces and nephews.
Lenore was preceded in death by her son, Brent Frank in 2006; two sisters and one brother: Anita Hildner, Mildred Leidel and Edward Bickel.
Funeral services will take place on Wednesday, October 7, 2015, at 12:30pm at St. Lorenz Lutheran Church. The Rev. Gary Bender will officiate with cremation to follow and burial in St. Lorenz Cemetery at a later date. Lenore’s family will receive visitors at church on Wednesday from 10:30am until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Lorenz Lutheran Church. Please sign the guest book or share an online condolence with the family at