Maryann Jurek, 90 of Gaylord, Michigan passed away with her family by her side on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at St. Mary Hospital in Saginaw, Michigan.
Maryann was born in Gaylord, Michigan where she resided for her entire life. She married Frank Jurek in October of 1945. He preceded her in death in September 1987. They raised seven children, Patricia Tolman of Myrtle Beach SC, Susan Mankowski who preceded her in Jan 1987, Sandy (Ken) Pyke of Gaylord MI, Marten Jurek of Gaylord, Louis (Patsy) Jurek of Vanderbilt MI, Monica McGovern of Flag Staff, AZ and Dawn Jurek of Jackson MI. In addition, she has 12 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren. They lived on the Jurek farm on Nowak Rd. since 1914, where they farmed crops and raised farm animals. She was also a member of the Eagles. Maryann loved to bowl, play bingo and also loved her grandchildren. Maryann worked most of her life at Hidden Valley.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday April 29, 2017 at 11 AM from St. Mary Cathedral. Visitation will be at the church on Saturday beginning at 10 am until the time of Mass. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Hospice of Michigan.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.