Remembering Rea Siffring

Rea Siffring passed peacefully on May 18, 2018, after suffering a stroke in the North Carolina mountain home of her Daughter and Son-in-Law, Jenny and Jim Fitzpatrick. She was surrounded by her family. Having frequently visited the area over the last 30 years with her Husband, Dr. Loren Siffring, this time they came to celebrate their Granddaughter's High School Graduation. Rea was born in Denver, CO on May 16, 1931 and moved to Rochester, Michigan in 1959 where Loren opened a medical … [Read more...]

Christmas Day Poem by Loren Siffring 2013

You are the light, dear Jesus, by whom we now see love, You chose to become man and come down from above. Changing our darkness so overclouded with sin To your brightness, by your Spirit, changing us within. Let your justice, love and kindness lead our way today. Empowering all that’s in our hearts for all we do and say. So that all our words and acts cause glory to your name, Showing that for all things vital, the source is just the same. Your promise, long awaited, came to pass and … [Read more...]

Dr. Loren Siffring Displays Art at the Library

Dr. Loren Siffring is not your average 79-year-old citizen.  While he still enjoys downhill skiing, traveling coast to coast to visit his children and grandchildren, and authoring and co-authoring books, he still finds time to paint and teach others how to paint as well.  This month and next his pastel art is on display at the Rochester Hills Public Library for all to see. Rochester Media was able to catch up with him this week and video him talking about his display. "Inspiration is a gift, … [Read more...]