Lehner, James Henry Saginaw Twp., Michigan Beloved husband, father and grandfather passed away on Monday, September 13, 2021 at his home. Age 79 years. The son of the late Henry and Elemere (Laurin) Lehner, Jim was born on November 20, 1941 in Saginaw, Michigan. He married Rosemary Hale, his loving wife of 28 years, on March 26, 1993. She survives him. Jim proudly served in the United States Marine Corps from 1960 to 1964. He was employed at General Motors for 32 years retiring in 1995. Jim was a member of U.A.W. Local #699 and the Michigan Walleye Association. Following his retirement, Jim and Rosemary moved to AuGres where he loved to ice fish in the winter and also spent a lot of time at the Hale Family Hunt Club in Lewiston. He also enjoyed snowmobile racing, hunting trips out west and annual Canadian fishing trips with his buddies. Surviving besides his wife Rosemary are five children, Jonathan (Wendy) Lehner, Saginaw; Stacie Lehner Orange and her fiance, Steve Argue, North Branch; Kevin Lehner, Saginaw; John (Samantha) Klemm, Saginaw; and Kimberly (Eric) Foss, Saginaw; 17 grandchildren; six siblings, Carol Mitchell, Joan (Bernard) Stelter, Jerry (Shirley) Lehner, Frankie (Nancy) Wanek, Josephine Wanek and Mike Wanek; many nieces and nephews. Honoring Mr. Lehner's wishes cremation has taken place. Interment will take place in Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, Michigan. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Southern Care Hospice. Arrangements have been entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd.
Published by Saginaw News on MLive.com from Sep. 14 to Sep. 19, 2021.