May 9 1942 December 8 2019
Beloved wife, mother, and grandmother passed away Sunday, December 8, 2019 at Pinecrest Farms Midland County. Age 77 years. Daughter of the late Dr. Arthur and Alberta (Limmer) Speir. Evelyn was born May 9, 1942 in Merrill, Michigan. Evelyn graduated from Merrill High School in 1960. She was employed by the Saginaw Osteopathic Hospital until she married. On April 23, 1966, she married Kenneth Witkowski, her loving husband of 43 years and together they raised their family in Carrollton, MI. He predeceased her in 2009. She was a member of St. Josaphat Catholic Church, Carrollton. Evelyn was a member of the American Business Women’s Association, Wanigas Chapter. She loved music, dancing, sewing, crocheting, arts, crafts, playing cards, bingo, fishing, golfing, spoiling the family pets, and following her grandchildren’s sporting events. Surviving are two daughters and their spouses, Kristine Witkowski (Nelson Garrido), Ann Arbor; Laura (John) Shibilski, Freeland; five grandchildren, Theresa (Jordan) Frollo, Alexander and Roman Shibilski; David and Ellias Garrido-Witkowski; one sister, Beverly (Jake) McVannel; sister-in-law, Nancy (David) Mose; several nieces and nephews; special friends Karen Stadler, Catherine Kapala, and Catherine MacArthur. She was predeceased by a brother Douglas Speir. The family would like to thank the staff at Pinecrest Farms Midland County for the excellent care they gave Evelyn over the last 4 years. Honoring Mrs. Witkowski’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be announced at a later date by The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan (Southfield) or Amazing Grace Animal Shelter (Freeland). To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Evelyn M. Witkowski please visit our Sympathy Store.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Evelyn Witkowski May 9 1942 December 8 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Saginaw, state: Michigan