Traverse City Record-Eagle

November 28, 2013

Death Notices: 11/28/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — AARNO JOHN DAVID AARTILA, 84, of Platte Lake, died Nov. 26, 2013, at the Maples.

Services will be held in the summer of 2014.

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

JEAN ELIZABETH BRUYETTE, 91, of Orlando, Fla., and Traverse City, passed away Nov. 20, 2013.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., with visitation from 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 6, at the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Grand Traverse Memorial Gardens.

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

LENORA “LENNIE” LUTHER, of Buckley, passed away Nov. 26, 2013, at Culver Meadows, Traverse City, after a two-year battle with brain cancer.

After research and study, cremation will follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Village of Buckley Fire and EMS.

EDWARD ALLEN SCHMIDT, 79, of Jasper, Ind., formerly of Port Oneida, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at the Northwood Retirement Community, Jasper, Ind.

Funeral arrangements are pending with Clark Family Funeral Chapel & Cremation Service, Mt. Pleasant.

MARY JANE SMITH, 92, of Glen Arbor, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at Munson Medical Center.

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

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

LAURA MARGARET WALLACE, 65, of Kalkaska, passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, at Bortz Healthcare of Traverse City.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

LLOYD WIGGLE, 81, of Traverse City, passed away Nov. 18, 2013.

Services are pending.

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

EDWARD ALOYSIUS ZIENTEK, 96, of Manistee, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at Cherry Hill Haven AFC Home, Traverse City.

Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Mass from the Order of Christian Funerals will be held at noon, with the family receiving friends from 11 a.m., Friday, Dec. 6, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Manistee. Fr. John McCracken will serve as celebrant. Interment will be in Grant Township Cemetery.

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

JANICE MARIE ZIMMER, 76, of Duck Lake Peninsula, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, with her husband at her side.

A memorial service will take place at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home.