Traverse City Record-Eagle

October 17, 2013

Death Notices: 10/17/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — LOIS ARLENE DEFEBAUGH, 85, of Traverse City, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at Munson Medical Center with her husband at her side.

A complete obituary will follow in a later edition of the Record-Eagle. The family is being served by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home.

JAMES PATRICK DRAPLIN, 70, of Traverse City, passed away Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, Oct. 26, at 11 a.m., at St. Francis Church, where the family will receive friends for one hour prior. A full obituary will follow.

BEVERLY J. MCINTOSH, 87, of Grayling passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 11 a.m.at Oakwood Cemetery in Frederic. Arrangements are by Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.

RAYMOND ANTHONY MELZER, 83, of Kalkaska passed away on Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at Munson Medical Center. Private services will be held. Arrangements were entrusted to Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

PRISCILLA ALBERTINE (THOMPSON) PESHEK was known as “Pat” to most of her friends and family. On Oct. 11, 2013, with family at her side, Pat passed away peacefully after a full and proud 94 years.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Frankfort Pines. Burial will be in Woodmere Cemetery. Contributions may be directed toward a hospice care of one’s choice. Arrangements have been made by Jowett Family Funeral Homes.

HAROLD LIONEL PROUGH, 84, of South Boardman, passed away on Oct. 13, 2013, at Munson Medical Center.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Legion Hall in South Boardman. A full obituary will appear in tomorrow’s edition of the Record Eagle. Arrangements were entrusted to Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

DONALD EUGENE SLEIGHT, 81, of South Boardman, passed away at home on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, at Victory Baptist Church, South Boardman. Arrangements were entrusted to Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

MARGARET IRIS WRIGHT, 86, of Traverse City died in Chelsea, Mich. on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. Cremation has taken place. An informal gathering will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, at Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City. A complete obituary will be in the Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013 edition of the Record Eagle. The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City to handle the arrangements.