Mona Rose Colosky

Birth: August 6th, 1937
Death: January 22nd, 2013
Age: 75 years


Mona R. Colosky, age 75, of Vassar, passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at St. Mary's of Saginaw with her family by her side.


Funeral service will be 11 AM Friday, January 25, 2013 at the Avram Funeral Home with Mary Edgington officiating.


Family will receive visitors from 2 PM-8 PM Thursday, January 24, 2013 and 10 AM until the time of service on Friday, January 25, 2013 at the Avram Funeral Home.


Internment will take place at Fremont Township Cemetery


Memorial contributions may be made to Vassar High School Scholarship Fund, checks may be payable to Jill Emling.


Mona was born August 6, 1937 in Bay City, MI, the daughter of Carlton and Muriel (Miller) Palmer. On December 20, 1974 she married Jerry Colosky in Port Huron, MI. She worked at Colosky's Market for 45 years. Mona was a member of the Vassar Eagles #2380. She attended the Holiness Missionary Church in Vassar. Mona loved to sing and play guitar. She also loved spending time with her grandchildren and spending good times with her family and friends.


Mona is survived by: her husband, Jerry of Vassar; children, Douglas Donnelly of Vassar, Pamela (Dale) DuRussel of Vassar, Michael Haigh of California, Duane (Sheila) Donnelly of Vassar, and Jill (Paul) Emling of Beulah, MI; daughter-in-law, Judy Donnelly of Vassar; brother, Richard (Ann) Palmer of Vassar; sisters, Betty Lutze of Clio, Corrine Haney of Owosso, Norma Hieng of Owosso, Patsy (Gary) Hornus of Owosso, and Carolyn (Bill) Wallace of Owosso; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.


Mona was preceded in death by: son, Marvin Donnelly; brothers, Chester Palmer and Durwood Palmer; sister, Ethel Reeves; daughter-in-law, Carol Donnelly; great-grandchildren, Hunter Greenleaf and Caroline Germain.


Friends may share an online condolence at

Arrangements made by Avram Funeral Home, 6028 Lincoln St., P.O. Box 130, Mayville, MI 48744 Phone: (989) 843-5441

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