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John Michael Saelens

Died: Monday, April 02, 2018
Age: 65
John Michael Saelens, 65, of Fort Gratiot and formerly of Capac, died Monday morning, April 2, 2018, at Regency on the Lake Nursing Home, Fort Gratiot.

He was born May 15, 1952, in Hazel Park, the son of Felix and Marilyn (Nicholson) Saelens.

John was a 1971 graduate of Capac High School. He owned and operated Saelens Masonry, Capac, for 30 years. He enjoyed fishing, golfing, reading and was a history buff. He was a member of the Capac Lions Club, enjoyed card playing and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

Surviving are three children, James (Nadine) of Riley Twp., Nicole (Anthony) Zientak of Memphis and Amanda (Vincent) Kulin of Emmett; six grandchildren, Alexis, Brendan, Kayla, Karlie, Nash and Evan; mother, Marilyn Saelens of Capac; brothers and sisters, Susanne and Robert Potrykus of Melvin, Mary Saelens of Capac; David of Metamora, Gerard and Kathleen of Port Huron, Edward and Deborah of Almont, Ronald and Beth of Romulus, Joseph of Port Huron and Thomas and Nora of Lapeer; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Felix Saelens and brother, Robert Saelens.

The family honors the memory of John and invites you to visit and share memories Thursday 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Kaatz Funeral Directors, Capac, with rosary devotion/scripture services at 7:00 p.m. Rite of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, Emmett, with 9:30 a.m. visiting. Fr. Tom Kuehnemund, pastor, will officiate.

Memorials are suggested to “Wishes of the Family.”

For information and Guest Book

kaatzfunerals.com
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