Cecelia Wesaw, 71

Published 10:10pm Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Cecelia Wesaw, 71
Born: Jan. 2, 1941
Died: July 30, 2012

Cecelia Louise Wesaw, 71, of Dowagiac, passed away July 30, 2012, at her grandson’s home in Paw Paw.

Cecelia’s life began Jan. 2, 1941, in Fort Wayne, Ind., the daughter of Sylvester Sr. and Wanda (Aiken) Vanderbuttes. She had worked for Sunstrand Manufacturing in the shipping/receiving department for 28 years.

Cecelia’s true passion was going golfing. She would golf seven days a week. She also enjoyed bowling and fishing. Cecelia was a member of the Dowagiac Moose Lodge. Her loving family includes her children, Tina (Ervin) Starrett, April (Randy) Gibson, Leanord Morseau, Carey Morseau, Corey (Messina) Wade; son-in-law, Scott Shepard; grandchildren, Justin Morseau, Douglas Barger, Christina Barger, Whitney Patterson, Andrew Shepard, Megan Shepard; great-grandchildren, Adrien Barger, Riley  Barger, Tyler Gousetis; brothers and sisters, Helen (Phillip, Sr.) Hemminger, Rita Clark, Charolotte (Frank) Holstien, Rick (KayCee) Vanderbutts, Karen Holstine, Vicki (David) Menefee, Sylvester Vanderbutts and Kevin Vanderbutts.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, John Butts; and sister, Jean Copeland.

There will be a gathering of friends at Yazel & Clark Chapel on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions in Cecelia’s name may be directed to charity of one’s choice.

Please sign her guestbook and leave a memory of Cecelia at www.yazel-clark.com.

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