Obituary for Ada Amelia Hutchinson (Deering)
ADA AMELIA HUTCHINSON
Ada A. Hutchinson, 91, of Cass City, died Monday, January 5, 2009 in Tendercare Nursing Facility. She was born June 30, 1917 in Elkton to Jacob and Katherine (Frank) Deering Sr. She married Orval Hutchinson April 30, 1966 in Cass City.
Ada owned and operated restaurants in the Cass City area including the Crossroads Restaurant. She worked in the cafeteria of the Cass City High School retiring after many years. Ada was a founding member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, many of the church organizations and was a member of the church choir. She enjoyed needlework in years past and loved her flower gardens.
Ada is survived by her husband, Orval; grandson, Rick (Kathy) Soubliere of Howell; great granddaughters: Danielle Soubliere, Nikole (Billy) Soubliere-Brzoza; step-children: Ann Marie Erlenbeck of Burney, CA, Gary (Jeanine) Hutchinson of Saginaw, Robert Hutchinson of Cass City; step-grandchildren: Kelly (Wally) Estes, Leigh Ann (Craig) Huang, M.D., Shawn Marie (Doug) Scott, Melissa (Brant) Arendts, Dave (Allison) Hutchinson; 13 step-great grandchildren; brothers: Harold Deering of Cass City, Millard (Beatrice) Deering of Bad Axe, Donald (Doris) Deering of Elkton, Gerald (Judy) Deering of Caseville, Richard (Joyce) Deering of Sandusky; sisters: Esther Schweitzer of Bad Axe, Frances Spaeth of Ocala, FL; brother-in-law, Alvin (Barb) Hutchinson of Cass City; sisters-in-law: Elvea, Vera and Janet Deering. She is preceded in death by her daughter, Jeanne Soubliere; step-grandson, Michael Hutchinson; brothers: Edward Deering, Jacob Deering, Jr., Ralph Deering; brothers-in-law: William Spaeth and Gilbert Schweitzer.
Funeral service held 1:00 p.m. Thursday, January 8, 2009 in Good Shepherd Lutheran Church with Rev. Gerald Meyer officiating. Interment will be in Linkville Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Family and friends may share memories, prayers and stories with the family at www.kranzfuneralhome.com.
Visitation: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, January 8, 2009 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Cass City
Kranz Funeral Home, Cass City, Michigan
Debra L. Kranz, 989-872-2195