Barbara J. Satkowiak
Bay City, Michigan
Barbara passed away Thursday, January 31, 2013 at her home, age 76. She was born February 16, 1936 in Bay City to the late John P. and Elizabeth T. (McCann) Meagher. Barbara married Allan Keipinger in 1958; he predeceased her in December of 1984. She later married Victor Satkowiak in 1989 and he also predeceased her in December of 1995. Barbara was devoted to her Catholic faith. She loved talking, sharing stories and spending time with her siblings and family. She was a member of the Eagles Aeries #1010 Auxiliary and the National Association of Physically Handicapped.
Surviving are four children: Patricia (Robert) Starr, Lori (Roy Zielinski) Hansen, Gerald (Tonya) Keipinger and Matthew Keipinger, six grandchildren: Christopher, Ryan (Nicole) and Justin Starr, Jordan Keipinger, Joseph and Jonathan Sylvester, one great grandchild on the way, one brother, Richard (Delores) Meagher, three sisters: Donna (Marvin) Strauss, Karen (Carl) Neveau and Mary Jo (Theodore) DuFord, one brother in-law, Don Burgess, many special nieces and nephews. Barbara was predeceased by an infant son, Joseph Keipinger, one son, Ralph Keipinger, one brother, James Meagher and three sisters: Betty (Harold) Greenleaf, Dorothy Burgess and Rita (Bud) Andrews.
The Funeral and Committal service will be held Monday, February 4, 2013 at 2:00pm at Squires Funeral Home. Nancy Rivet will officiate and private interment will be in Floral Gardens Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 11:00am until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to “Family Wishes.”