12/31/1923 – 1/7/2013
Geneiva B Bloomquist, age 89, of Fenwick, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2013 at her home. She was born on December 31, 1923 near Palo, the daughter of Amasa & Maude (Davis) Hancock.
On October 9, 1965, Geneiva was married to Carl K. Bloomquist and he preceded her in death on March 12, 2008. Also preceding her were two sisters, Maggie Strecker and Lilah Cardinal and two brothers, Clifford and Charles Hancock.
Surviving is one daughter, Nancy & Dave McClintock of Fenwick, MI, four sons, Clifford & Marilyn Harter of Jackson, MI, Donald & Mary Harter of Weidman, MI, Ronald & Julie Harter of Crystal, MI and Phillip & Jeanette Harter of Walker, MI, two step daughters, Larena Mason & Pete Rzadca and Ralynn & Craig Hansen, all of Greenville, MI, one step son, Reginald & Glenda Bloomquist of St. Louis, MI, 19 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, one sister, Freida Gallagher of Hubbardston,MI, one brother, Jim & Rozella Hancock of Sheridan, MI, one brother-in-law, Ernie Strecker of Belding, MI plus numerous nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Bloomquist has been a longtime resident of the Fenwick area and was retired from the Chrysler Trim Plant in Lyons.
Funeral services beginning at 11:00 A.M. will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at the Simpson Family Funeral Home in Sheridan with Pastor Kenneth Harger officiating. Interment will be at the Palo Cemetery.
Visitation with the family will also be at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. and one hour prior to the funeral service on Thursday morning.
The family has suggested for those desiring to do so, that memorial considerations can be made to the Sparrow Hospice. There will be envelopes available at the funeral home.
On 1/7/2013 Jackie Roberts Decker Hagen said:
Nancy, I am so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. I always liked her. My thoughts and prayer’s are with you and the entire family at this time of loss. Always remember, you will have your memories and she will forever be in your heart.
On 1/7/2013 Nancy Roberts Mc Clintock said:
Sorry to hear about the passing of Geneiva.She was such a nice lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
On 1/8/2013 Arlene Strecker Cunningham said:
Aunt Geneiva will be missed by all she is in heaven with the love of her life Uncle Carl. She was a wonderful person. Love your niece Arlene