Wyllowdean Fay McCaul (born Seeley)

Personal

Gender: Female

Date of Birth: April 10, 1937

Date of Death: October 5, 2016

Birth Place: Midland County, MI

Death Place: Sheperd, MI

Wyllowdean McCaul

1937 – 2016

McCaul, Wyllowdean ‘Fay’ (Seeley) April 10, 1937-October 5, 2016

Fay McCaul, 79, of Shepherd, passed away Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at home with her family at her side. Fay’s funeral will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, at Coe Church of Christ, 10152 E. Coe Rd., St. Louis with Phil Smith of Grand Rapids officiating. A luncheon will immediately follow at the church. Burial will be in Salt River Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Charles R. Lux Family Funeral Home on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. Visitation continues at the church on Saturday one hour prior to the service. The family has requested no flowers, but those planning to make an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a gift to MidMichigan Hospice, Commission on Aging, or the wishes of the family. Envelopes are available at the funeral home. Fay was born April 10, 1937, in Midland County, daughter of the late Earl D. and Maude M. (Anthony) Seeley. She married Gerald ‘Jerry’ McCaul on June 19, 1954, in Shepherd. She and Jerry enjoyed traveling and spent their winters in Florida. Some of Fay’s favorite pastimes were sewing, crocheting, going to garage sales with her sister-in-law Joyce, camping, and spending time with her family. She was a true matriarch. She will be dearly missed by all those who loved her. Fay is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Jerry; four children, Ginny Maney, Neil (Carol) McCaul, and Patty (Phil) Lentz all of Shepherd and Kevin (Jean) McCaul of Mt. Pleasant; 12 grandchildren, Jeremy (Angelina) Maney, Dan (Abby Sellers) Maney, Mike Maney, Laurie (Derek) Maxon, Amy (Shayne) Bridget, Jim (Bailey) McCaul, Matt McCaul, Tracie (Samantha Turner) Lentz, Kelly (Vinnie) Ortiz, Erin McCaul, Melissa (Mike) Kidder, and Devin Malley; 25 great-grandchildren; siblings, Thelma Opdycke of Sturgis, Doris Lytle of White Pigeon, Willard (Joyce) Seeley of Shepherd, Pauline Smith of Mt. Pleasant, Barbara (Hurshel) Wilder of Sturgis, David (Lori) Seeley of Shepherd, and Earlene Artecki of Shepherd; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Maude Seeley; step-mother, Margaret Seeley; brother, Clifford Seeley; and sister, Helen Kindig.

Published in Morning Sun on October 6, 2016

[Great-great-granddaughter of SGS # 3502 –  Wyllowdean; Earl D.; Amer D.; George Ferdinand; Alanson Eugene (#3502); Daniel Joseph (# 1588); John; John; Samuel; Jonas; Obadiah]