Traverse City Record-Eagle

October 17, 2012

Death Notices: 10/17/2012


---- — DEON GUS "ZEKE" BERNDT, 54, of Benzonia, died peacefully Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, at home surrounded by his family.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., with the family receiving friends from noon, Saturday, Oct. 20, at Our Savior Lutheran Church, Benzonia, with Pastor Michael Belinsky officiating. Interment will be in Blaine Township Cemetery.

The family has entrusted funeral arrangements with Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center

OPAL "RED" SHAW, 84, of Le Roy and Traverse City, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, at Bortz Health Care of Traverse City.

Graveside services with military honors will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at North Park Cemetery, Luther, with a reception to follow at the VFW Post 10770, Le Roy.

The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City, to handle cremation arrangements.