Ann L Cencich

May 1st, 1934 to September 16th, 2018

Ann Louise Cencich, 84, of Marysville, died Sunday, September 16, 2018.

She was born May 1, 1934 in Lansing to the late Arthur and Velma Kuerbitz. She married Roy A. Cencich on May 21, 1977 in Lansing. He preceded her in death on July 14, 2006.

Ann was employed at the State of Michigan governor’s office. She was a member of St. Christopher Catholic Church. She was past president and treasurer of the Knights of Columbus Women’s Auxiliary. She was also active as an organist at the St. Agnes Catholic Church in Iron River.

Ann loved to sew and made all the bridal dresses for her granddaughters. She also enjoyed listening to music.

She is survived by her children, Linda Stiffler, Margaret (Lemual) Hanback, Michael Gray, Johnny (Cindy) Gray and James (Heather) Gray; many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; sister, Doris Kitchel; brother, David (Gina) Kuerbitz; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her son, David Gray; and step daughter, Janet Burnnett.

Visitation will be from 5-8 pm Wednesday in the Marysville Funeral Home.

Ann will lie in state from 10:30 am until the time of the Funeral Mass at 11:00 am on Thursday, September 20, 2018 in St. Christopher Catholic Church. The Reverend James Arwady will officiate. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Gardens, Lansing.

Memorials may be made to Knights of Columbus Auxiliary.

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