Traverse City Record-Eagle

September 17, 2013

Death Notices: 09/17/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — WALTER H. BAILEY, 78, of Beaver Creek Township (Grayling), passed away on Friday Sept. 13, 2013.

Graveside service with Military Honors will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 20, at Beaver Creek Township Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.

EARL N. BECKNER SR., 75, of Mancelona passed away Sept. 14, 2013, at his home. Services for Earl will be at noon, Thursday, Sept. 19, at the Mancelona Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. until the service. A luncheon will immediately follow the service at the Alba SportMan’s Club. The Mancelona Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes is handling the arrangements.

GERALD RUSSELL FIFAREK, 72, of Traverse City, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at Munson Medical Center.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. with a 7 p.m. scripture service on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19, at St. Francis Catholic Church with a visitation held one hour prior. Burial will take place at the Grand Traverse Memorial Gardens.

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

BEATRICE E. JANKOWIAK, 87, of Traverse City, passed away peacefully on Sept. 15, 2013, at Munson Medical Center. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m., Thursday Septe. 19, with a 6 p.m. Rosary at Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home. A funeral service honoring Beatrice will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 20 at St. Francis Catholic Church. A complete obituary will follow in a later edition of the Record Eagle.

MARIE LYNN PETRI, age 61, of Manton passed away Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Cadillac. A private visitation is being held. Arrangments have been entrusted to Covell Funeral Home of Kingsley.

FRANCIS C. “FRANK” TROMBLEY, age 91, passed away at his home in Kalkaska on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m., on Friday, Sept. 20, from at Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home with a scripture service at 7 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, at St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church with Rev. Norman Dickson, S.J. officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. A full obituary will be published in tomorrow’s edition of the Record-Eagle. Arrangements were made by Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, our family serving yours.