ADRIAN: Donna Florence Cadieux, age 88 of Adrian, died on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Gaslight Village. She was born on February 5, 1929, in Hillman, MI, to William F. and Ada (Bates) Crawford. She graduated from Hillman High School in 1946 and Montmorency County Normal in 1947. Donna was united in marriage to Lloyd Cadieux on June 25, 1949 in Hillman, Michigan and he preceded her in death on June 14, 2016. Donna taught country school for a short time and was a seamstress and upholsterer – making countless wedding dresses. She was a faithful member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Adrian. Donna loved bowling, snowmobiling, and attending her grandchildren’s sporting events.
Donna is survived by five children, Roy (Wendy) Cadieux of Adrian, Kent (Holly) Cadieux of Haslett, MI, David (Stephanie) Cadieux of Waller, TX, Bobbie Smart of Lewiston, MI and Pennie (Keith) Wahoski of Posen, MI; brother, John (Nina) Crawford of Harrison, MI; 17 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and four sister-in-law’s, Pat (Jim) Kennard of Hillman, MI, Ann (Dave) Kennard of Cadillac, MI, Elaine Ableidinger of Hillman, MI and Mary Lou Crawford of Adrian. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lloyd; siblings, William, Roy, Louie, Crawford, Margaret Paul, Alice Dye, Mary Barrie, Robert Crawford in infancy, and Henry Crawford.
The Funeral Liturgy for Donna will be held on Friday, April 21, 2017, beginning at 3:00 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Fr. Tom Murphy as celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian and also on Friday, April 21, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the service at St. Joseph Catholic Church.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.