MARQUETTE, MI - Jerold L. "Jerry" Saundri, 76, of 616 Spruce St., Marquette, passed away peacefully Thursday morning at his home after a lengthy illness with his loving family at his side and under the care of Lake Superior Hospice.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 1 p.m. in St. Peter Cathedral with the Rev. Msgr. Michael Steber officiating and Deacon David Adler assisting. The family will greet relatives and friends in the Bishop's Room of the cathedral on Monday beginning at 11 a.m. until the time of the Mass. Burial will take place in the Park Cemetery.
Those wishing to make an expression of sympathy are kindly asked to consider the Lake Superior Hospice Association, 914 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, MI 49855, the NMU Foundation, 1401 Presque Isle Ave., Marquette, MI 49855 or to Cancer Care of Marquette County, 1238 Knudsen Road, Gwinn, MI 49841.
The Canale-Tonella Funeral Home is assisting the family and will release a complete obituary in the Saturday edition of The Mining Journal.