Delores M. DeSander

Birth: June 26th, 1929
Death: February 1st, 2019
Age: 89 years
Previous Residence(s):Pinconning

DESANDER, Delores M. – of Saginaw, formerly of Birch Run, Pinconning, and Zephyrhills, Florida, age 89, went to be with her Lord Friday, February 1, 2019 at Ascension St. Mary’s Hospital in Saginaw. Funeral services will take place 11AM, Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at Bridgeport Community Church, 3821 State Street, Bridgeport. Pastor Ron Sinclair officiating. Burial next to her husband Rene to follow in Birch Run Township Cemetery. Family will receive visitors at the church on Wednesday from 9AM until the time of service at 11AM. Memorial contributions may be made to the family.


 Delores was born June 26, 1929 in Columbiaville, Michigan to the late Maynard J. and Louise Marie (Meyer) Vanderslip. She was married to Rene P. DeSander for 42 years. He preceded her in death in 1988. Delores loved the 27 years spent wintering in Zephyrhills, Florida. She had many friends at the Winters Mobile Home Park in Zephyrhills. Delores cherished hosting the Saturday night dances in the park club house. She also enjoyed camping, fishing and snowmobiling. Delores and Rene would travel the state looking for that prized place to fish and camp. She resided in Taymouth Township with her husband for 36 years. For retirement they purchased a cottage on the Saginaw Bay in Pinconning.


 Surviving are: Son, Paul (Carolyn) DeSander of Saginaw, Grandsons: Jeffery (Yvonne) DeSander of Las Vegas, Nevada, Mark (Ivana) DeSander of Iwakuni, Japan, Great-grandchildren: Jordan DeSander of Saginaw, Alexis DeSander of Ft. Knox, Kentucky, Benjamin and Ellie DeSander of Iwakuni, Japan; Sisters-in-law: Bertha Nass and Florence Petzold, and many other nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by: Brothers: John Vanderlip and Wayne Vanderlip; Sister, Louise Marie Williams; Brother-in-law, Vern Williams and Sister-in-law, Norma Vanderlip. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at


 O’Guinn Family Funeral Home

Birch Run Chapel



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