Louise A. Raymaker,
Loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Saturday, March 27, 2021 at Close to Home Assisted Living. Age 95 years. Daughter of the late Phillip and Anna (Tressic) Hirschman, Louise was born December 21, 1925 in Bay City, Michigan. She was married to William A. Raymaker Sr. on December 30, 1943. He predeceased her December 14, 1998. Louise was an active member of Christ the Good Shepherd Parish, volunteered at East Side Soup Kitchen and selling tickets for Nouvel. In her early years she enjoyed babysitting and ironing for family and friends. She also loved bus trips to the casinos, the Detroit Tigers, playing cards and especially her family.
Surviving to cherish her memory are two daughters and one son, Ann and James Curran, Saginaw; William and Janice Raymaker Jr., Owosso; Carolyn and Thomas Ballien, Saginaw; seven grandchildren, Todd and Rebecca Curran, Troy and Jennifer Curran, Tony Curran, William and Shelly Raymaker, Bryan and Kathleen Raymaker, Tabitha and Brett Garchow, Tiffany and Paul Guymer; 12 great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Sandra Hirschman; many nieces and nephews. Louise was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Lisa Raymaker and two brothers, Louis and Phillip Hirschman.
Funeral Liturgy will take place 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Christ the Good Shepherd Parish, St. Helen Catholic Church, 2445 N. Charles St., Saginaw. Rev. Fr. Ronald F. Wagner will officiate with entombment in St. Andrew Mausoleum. Friends may visit at the Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd. (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. In accordance with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services ordinance, the limitations of number gathered, mask wearing and social distancing will be observed. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Christ the Good Shepherd Parish.