Geraldine L. “Gerri” Calcutt
Bay City, Michigan
Our beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister passed away peacefully Monday afternoon July 8, 2019 at Heartland-Hampton, age 88. She was born September 1, 1930 in Bay City to the late Floyd and Leona (Schmidt) Sniecinski. She married Ralph W. “Sonny” Calcutt on September 18, 1948 and he predeceased her on January 24, 2011. Gerri was a hard worker and started that work journey when she was very young. Working various jobs her whole life and ending that long journey working for the City of Bay City as a crossing guard and at Oak Ridge Cemetery in the Parks Department. She was extremely talented with arts and crafts, especially making and painting ceramics, statutes and ornaments for all occasions. Gerri enjoyed crocheting items, baking cookies and made the best lemon bars.
Surviving are four sons: Ronald Calcutt, Charles (Linda) Calcutt, Paul “Rascal” (Debbie) Calcutt and Jim (Kim) Calcutt, twelve grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren, one sister Phyllis Harding, nieces and nephews. Gerri was predeceased by her daughter Marylin VanWormer, three brothers: LeRoy, Eugene (Mable) and Robert Sniecinski.
Gerri’s three sons will honor their mother with a service of remembrance Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 1:00 PM at Ambrose Funeral Home. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Private entombment will be in Oakwood Mausoleum in Saginaw. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to TLC Food Pantry, 1325 Center Road, Saginaw, MI 48638. www.ambrosefuneralchapel.com
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