Traverse City Record-Eagle

December 5, 2012

Death Notices: 12/05/2012


---- — VENWARD DOMINICK CHIPPEWA, 71, of Peshawbestown, passed away at his home on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 5 to 9 p.m. at Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Church. The funeral service will be held on Friday, Dec. 7, at 11 a.m. at Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Church, with visitation held one hour prior. Burial will follow at Kateri Tekakwitha Cemetery.

Arrangements are with the Martinson Funeral Home of Suttons Bay.

EDWARD DMOCHOWSKI, 93, of Kalkaska died Dec. 2, 2012 at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m., today, at the Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home with visitation two hours prior to the service. Burial will be at Excelsior Township Cemetery. Arrangements were made by Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, our family serving yours.

BLANCHE M. JOHNSON, of Frankfort, age 96, died Dec. 4, 2012, at the Maples.

Cremation has taken place. Burial will be in Minnesota.

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

FRED J. KULANDA, 73, of Traverse City, passed away peacefully Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at home with his wife at his side.

Cremation will take place and a memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. today, Dec. 5, at St. Patrick Catholic Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

The family is being served by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

MICHALE M. LEMPINEN, 64, of Traverse City passed away Dec. 1, 2012.

Visitation will be held at the Reynolds Jonkhoff Funeral Home on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 from 4 to 7 p.m. The rosary will be prayed at 7 p.m. Funeral services will also take place at the funeral home, on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 at 11 a.m. with visitation one hour prior. Michale will receive full military honors from VFW Cherryland Post #2780 at Oakwood Catholic Cemetery.

EDWIN JAMES RICE, age 91, of Onekama, died unexpectedly Dec. 1, 2012, at his home.

Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, at Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bear Lake with Pastor Joe Hilyard. Final interment will be in Onekama Village Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service.

The family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Bear Lake.

EUGENE R. WEGNER, 85, of Kewadin and Sarasota, Fla., died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at Country Pleasures Assisted Living.

Cremation has taken place. An informal Celebration of Life will be held at noon Saturday, Dec. 8, at Bucks Run Golf Club, Mount Pleasant. The family will greet friends starting at 11:30 a.m.

The family chose Life Story Funeral Home to handle the arrangements.