Norma Jean Griesa

Norma Jean Griesa, of Evart, passed away Saturday, June 18, 2016, at Pleasantridge Manor near Marion. She was 88.

Mrs. Griesa was born December 5, 1927, in Detroit to William D. and Eileen Emma (Fishburn) Savage. She graduated from Detroit High School of Commerce in 1946. Jean moved from Detroit to the Evart area in 1975. She married Oscar Griesa in Evart in March of 1981 and he preceded her in death in 2007. She enjoyed feeding and watching wildlife.

Jean is survived by a daughter Lorie Musser of Kentwood, four sons Russell (Marty) Wheeler of Oregon, Daniel (Nancy) Wheeler of Warren, Michael (Mary) Wheeler of St. Clair Shores, and Patrick Wheeler of Waterford, ten grandchildren, and four great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Oscar.

A celebration to honor the life of Norman Jean Griesa will be announced at a later date.