Anne V. Byrnes, 88 of Ovid, MI passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Anne was born on July 16, 1930 in Ovid the daughter of John B. and Blanche (Metherd) Vaniman. She graduated from Ovid High School and on October 18, 1952 she married Lawrence Byrnes in Lansing, MI. He passed away on December 31, 2009. Anne worked for several years at the bank in Ovid and retired from there. She loved fishing trips in the UP, reading, Notre Dame Football, Detroit Tiger games and spending time with her family, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
Surviving her are her four sons, Larry J. (Peggy), David (Sandy), Brian (Kristie) and Eric and Holly Byrnes.
Grandchildren, Christopher (Chelsea) Byrnes, Ryan (Dayna) Byrnes, Erin (Charlie Rieck) Byrnes, Ashley Byrnes, Madalynn Byrnes, Jack Byrnes, Canlon Bruer and Nicolette Bruer. Great grandchildren, Caitlyn Byrnes, Coltyn Byrnes, Easton Byrnes, Connar Byrnes, Kinsley Byrnes and Caleb Byrnes and sister-in-law, Anna Hurst along with numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by sisters and brothers-in-laws, Maurine (John) Stanton, Elnore (LaMott) Field, Frances (Robert) Gumaer, Ilene (Joseph) Clark, Donna (Herbert) Smith and John (Barb) Vaniman.
Mass of Christian burial will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church, Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Fr. Raymond Urbanek officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Ovid. The family will receive friends at Keck-Coleman Funeral Home, 989-224-4422, St, Johns on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 2-4 & 6-8 P.M. The Rosary will be prayed Tuesday evening at 7:30 P.M. Memorials may be given to Holy Family Catholic Church or Ovid Public Library.