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Laura Rose Wascha

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“So sad to hear of Cookie's passing. I remember her fondly from childhood days playing in the Wascha's backyard. My thoughts are with the entire...Read More »
1 of 42 | Posted by: Annette Powers - Brooklyn, NY

“Don and family my deepest condolences ”
2 of 42 | Posted by: Arnie Fabritius - Murrieta, CA

“Dear Don, My heartfelt sympathies for the emptiness you likely feel with Cookie no longer physically present. I was fortunate to start my 40-plus...Read More »
3 of 42 | Posted by: Dave Petro - Long Beach, CA

“Rest in peace, Cookie. I'll never forget your welcome to a new reporter at The Journal in 1969 or our "source development" sessions at that watering...Read More »
4 of 42 | Posted by: Gary Taylor - Houston, TX

“Dearest Don, Chris and Amy.....my heart feels your deep pain. I am SO sorry for your loss. "Cookie" is a loss to us all. She was the sunshine in...Read More »
5 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Don,Our hearts ache for you, Amy, Chris and all those who loved, admired and were lucky enough to be in Cookie's orbit. She was always the...Read More »
6 of 42 | Posted by: Michael and Pam Mason - Ann Arbor

“Dear Uncle Don, Amy, Chris and family,My sincerest condolences on the loss of Aunt Cookie. I have fond memories of spending time with her and your...Read More »
7 of 42 | Posted by: Roberta Davis - Grand Rapids, MI

“Amy, Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs. I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family have been in my thoughts and prayers. Love you...Read More »
8 of 42 | Posted by: Nancy Phelps - Waterford, MI

“Dear Amy and family,Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. May the Lord give you Grace...Read More »
9 of 42 | Posted by: Dan Jalkanen - Lake Orion, MI

“What a sweet woman she was! My heart goes out to Don & her family. ”
10 of 42 | Posted by: Deb (Coffin) Christman - Fenton, MI

“We are heartbroken for your family. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.Michael and Kay Melet ”
11 of 42 | Posted by: kay and michael melet - flint, MI

“When I think of Aunt Cookie I think of love, compassion, strength and grace. Her laugh, her smile, her sparkling eyes...she was fun and warm with a...Read More »
12 of 42 | Posted by: Joanna Sarver - Dallas, TX

“Words can't express the depth of my sorrow at the news of Cookie's passing. She was truly one of a kind, and I admired her talent, kindness and...Read More »
13 of 42 | Posted by: Bobbi Wray - Flint, MI

“Oh, Cookie...the trouble we got into together! So sorry I didn't stay really connected. You were one of the True Good Ones. My love and hugs to Don,...Read More »
14 of 42 | Posted by: Patty Warner - Flint, MI

“Dear Amy and Family, I'm very saddened to hear about your loss. My most sincere condolences. Luca Bandini ”
15 of 42 | Posted by: Luca Bandini - Lugo (RA) Italy

“I know I will be repeating the sentiments of everyone else, but Cookie was simply the best. She is a great person, mentor, professional, and...Read More »
16 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“What can I say the best aunt anyone could wish for. Unconditional love for everyone. I loved getting that old ford out and getting it running again...Read More »
17 of 42 | Posted by: Tim Wascha - Owosso, MI

“Dear Don and family so sorry to hear about your lose. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Dennis & Sharon Schober ”
18 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“Don, So sorry to hear of this great loss to you and your family. Prayers for Cookie and all of you. ”
19 of 42 | Posted by: Tony Tomaszewski - Grand Blanc, MI

“Dear Don, Amy, Chris and family. I am truly sorry for your loss. So many times I am remembering the love and warm-heartedness Cookie gave to me when...Read More »
20 of 42 | Posted by: Michael Beckmann - Germany

“I didn't know Cookie, but had to comment that this obituary was the most personal, interesting, entertaining, get-to-know-her piece of literature...Read More »
21 of 42 | Posted by: Judy Ketchum - Flint, MI

“So sorry, Don. Out-of-state as of tomorrow or else I'd be at the service. I hope the many good memories sustain you in your time of grief, now and...Read More »
22 of 42 | Posted by: Jim Trembley - Grand Blanc, MI

“What a wonderful tribute to her life. I was the Wascha's paperboy in the early 1970's on Mountain and Greenfield, and even I remember this woman. ...Read More »
23 of 42 | Posted by: Jeff Simberg - Linden, MI

“Don, So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
24 of 42 | Posted by: Dave Schober - Milan, MI

“Well Cookie we never thought you would be leaving us so soon. You will be truly missed each and every day, along with that smile of yours that lights...Read More »
25 of 42 | Posted by: Tom and Joan Wascha - Burton, MI

“There really are no words to express how sorry I am for the loss of this incredible lady. Aunt Cookie was just a light. Anytime, anywhere. My...Read More »
26 of 42 | Posted by: JoEllen Atkinson - Lapeer, MI

“Loved you Cookie!We both grew up in a small town, Milburn,Ky.I'll always remember you especially on your birthday,Nov.1 cause it is my birthday too....Read More »
27 of 42 | Posted by: Sharon Harding - Atlanta, TX

“You were special . I love you my dear friend. My prayers to Don, the children and all the grandchildren and Sally. I will miss that smile. Nobody...Read More »
28 of 42 | Posted by: Mikey McCabe-Powell - Bardwell, KY

“Cookie is fondly remembered--a blessing to all ”
29 of 42 | Posted by: Diane Holbel - Atlanta, GA

“That smile will forever fill the sky. ”
30 of 42 | Posted by: Andy Turpen - Waterford, MI

“Don, Amy, Chris and family, there are no words to say goodbye to this wonderful woman and friend. Dearest Cookie, you will be forever in my heart . ”
31 of 42 | Posted by: Nikki Beloud - Phoenix, AZ

“She was a wonderful cousin, neighbor and as a child, she was my favorite baby-sitter. Will miss you, Cookie ”
32 of 42 | Posted by: David Edrington - Eugene, OR

“Dear Don and family, it is truly sad to hear of Cookie's passing. I hold many fond memories of good times, especially the look on our golf instructor...Read More »
33 of 42 | Posted by: Candace Leonard - Flint, MI

“Very sorry for your loss of your mother Amy. God's Blessings to you and your family.LG Hausys America ”
34 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“Amy, What great memories of your mother that you all will have. May peace be with you at this time of sorrow. You are in my prayers. ”
35 of 42 | Posted by: Veronica Buege - MI

“Amy and Family- I am so sorry for your loss. Your family will continue to be in my prayers during this difficult time. ”
36 of 42 | Posted by: Pam Hilton - Macomb, MI

“My dear friend... you will be forever in my heart. You showed us so many beautiful qualities --that of an angel: love, hope and grace (and so many...Read More »
37 of 42 | Posted by: Ann Hobbs - Grand Blanc, MI

“Don and family. How do we say goodbye to our wonderful "Cookie". You are in our prayers and dear, sweet Cookie will always be in our hearts.Diane &...Read More »
38 of 42 | Posted by: Diane & David Fell - Henderson, NV

“Cookie was always very welcoming to the kids in the neighborhood. I always admired the patience and attention she paid to each guest within her home....Read More »
39 of 42 | Posted by: Karey Wenzlaff

“One of our points of light went out today. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
40 of 42 | Posted by: Dale and Janet

“Cookie you are truly Loved and will be Missed..Your beautiful smile and laughter. Our deepest sympathies to you Don, Amy, Chris and Christina..Also...Read More »
41 of 42 | Posted by: Joyce Pearson - Sw Creek, MI

“God Bless You, Cookie! And your husband Don and your children and grandchildren. ”
42 of 42 | Posted by: Lew & Gloria Morrissey - FL

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Laura was born on November 1, 1945 and passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017.

Laura was a resident of Grand Blanc, Michigan at the time of passing.