Traverse City Record-Eagle

October 30, 2013

Death Notices: 10/30/2013

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — VALENTINE “JACK” BOTT, 88, of Gaylord, formerly of Traverse City, died Oct. 26, 2013.

No services will be held.

Arrangements are by Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

IRVING K. BRADFORD SR., 86, of Onekama, passed away peacefully at home Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.

Memorial service will be held Friday, Nov. 1, at 11 a.m., at the Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Johnson Funeral Home of Manistee.

RICHARD “DICK” JAMES BUIST, 76, of Suttons Bay, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at the Traverse Victorian Senior Living.

Visitation will be Friday, Nov. 1, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 2, at 11 a.m., with visitation one hour prior, also at the funeral home. A complete obituary will be in a later edition of the Record-Eagle.

LAWRENCE A. FELL, 75, of Traverse City, passed away at home Monday, Oct. 28, 2013.

A complete obituary will be in the next edition of the Record-Eagle.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Covell Funeral Home of Traverse City.

MARIA MERCEDES (MERCHE) PORTER, 76, formerly of Onekama, died Oct. 13, 2013, in Lomita, Calif.

A funeral Mass will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at St. Joseph Church, Onekama, celebrated by Father John Porter. Visitation at 11 a.m. will include the funeral lunch at 11:30 a.m. in the church hall. Interment rites will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Jowett Family Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

LEONARD P. WACLAWSKI, 71, of South Boardman, died Oct. 29, 2013, at home.

A memorial Mass will be held Saturday, Nov. 2, at 11 a.m., at St. Aloysious Catholic Church, Fife Lake. A complete obituary will be in a future edition of the Record-Eagle.

Arrangements were made by Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, our family serving yours.