2018-09-12 / Obituaries


KRISTY MARIE SCHANK, 53, of North Branch, passed away on September 4, 2018 at home with her loving family around her.

Kristy was born September 23, 1964 in Mount Clemens. She was the daughter of Neil and Geraldine Schaudt.

Kristy grew up in Clifford and attended school at Marlette. On October 9, 1982, she married Tom Schank in North Branch. She worked for General Motors on the production line. Her hobbies were gardening, traveling, making candies and crafts. Most of all, she loved making memories with the family.

Kristy is survived by her husband, Tom Schank; children, Andrew Schank, Anthony (Rachel) Schank; grandchild, Ridge Schank; parents, Neil and Geraldine Schaudt; brothers and sisters, Roland (Kathy) Schaudt, Bob (Diane) Schaudt, Kathy (Joe) Tallieu, Kim (Harold) Martin, Karen (Tim) Forys, Konnie (Jimmie) Hartwell; along with many loved nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins; her special pets Benelli and Kimber.

Kristy was preceded in death by sister, Karlee Schaudt; aunt, Barb Westfall; Grandpa and Grandma Schaudt, Grandpa and Grandma Achatz.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Our Savior Lutheran School, Marlette.

Service was at Our Savior Lutheran Church on Saturday September 8, 2018. Burial followed the service at West Burlington Cemetery in Silverwood. The service was officiated by Pastor David Sutton.

You may share an online at www.blackburnchapel.com

Arrangements by Blackburn Chapel-Martin Funeral Home

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