CASWELL Mary Jane
(nee Brendel), 93, of Waterford; passed away August 11, 2017. Loving wife of the late Richard; loving Mother of Ann (Gary) Bryan and the late Robert Caswell; daughter of the late Chester and Edith Brendel ; mother-in-law of Margaret(George) Payne; grandmother of NancyAnn Caswell (Matthew) Payne-Butkis, Robert (fiancée Diana Doyle) Bryan, and Eric Bryan; step grandmother of Matt (Kaci) Payne; great grandmother of Stefan, Margaret, and Christian; sister of the late Norman Brendel. Mary was a member of the Gold Star Mothers of America (Viet Nam War). She had worked for GM at the Parts Plants. The family would like to thank the Staff at Autumn Ridge Memory Care in Clarkston and the Nurses and Aides at Heart to Heart Hospice for their loving care.
Family will receive friends Monday, August 14 from 10:00 AM until time of service at 1:00 PM at our WATERFORD location.
Monday, August 14, 2017 at 1:00 PM at COATS FUNERAL HOME-WATERFORD.
Burial follows Oxbow Lakeside Cemetery, White Lake.
Memorials may be made to the Oakland Ave. Evangelical Presbyterian Church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Dear everyone I am sadden to the passing of aunt Mary Jane. It was great to see her a year ago. we talked a lot about the many great experiences we all had with her and uncle Rick.I will always have good feelings about the love they gave all us and help make life better for all of us through the years when we were apart and together. love Frog
Was wonderful to get to spend the time I was a loud with Mary she was a wonderful lady with a wonderful loving family that touched many of our hearts, Mary had a big heart with a great fast responding sense of humor everyone loved ,Mary really enjoyed her grand children they was the high light of her days she spoke very highly of Robert, Eric and Nancy as a favorite part of her life , and I really enjoyed hearing her stories of how special her family was to her, reminiscing with Mary was one of my favorite things to do with her to lighten her days she had a beautiful smile every time she shared a special event of her family she would light up like a shining star God Bless her soul, she will always be an Angel on each and every one of her grand childrens shoulder and always remind them she's still with them by showing her special sense of humor with them, Mary will dearly be missed by many as she touched so many hearts , she will always have a special place close in my heart God Bless
Those we love don't go away,
They walk beside us everyday,
Unseen, unheard but always near,
Still loved, still missed, and very dear.
In memory of a life so beautifully lived... a heart so deeply loved with heartfelt sympathy please know that you are in our thoughts.
Mike and Jan