Traverse City Record-Eagle

December 4, 2011

Deaths in the Region: 12/04/2011


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---- — EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a list of deaths reported during the past week by funeral directors in the 13-county northwest Michigan region.



ANTRIM

"¢ Nancy K. Schoensee, 59, of Central Lake, died Nov. 23; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

"¢ F. Marvelle DiNofrio, 77, of Bellaire, died Nov. 25; Mortensen Funeral Home, Bellaire.

"¢ Donna L. Griffis, 72, of Kewadin, died Nov. 26; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

"¢ ,Marion L. Horner, 77, of Central Lake, died Nov. 28; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.



BENZIE

"¢ F. Richard "Dick" Kishline, 89, of Benzonia, died Nov. 9; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Benzonia.

"¢ David Brian Lucas, of Honor, died Nov. 29; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

"¢ Margaret W. Taylor, of Frankfort, died Nov. 29; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.



CHARLEVOIX

"¢ Pvt. Jack Diener II, 20, of Boyne City, died Nov. 21; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

"¢ Fay V. Midgett, 55, of East Jordan, died Nov. 23.

"¢ Tracy Gene Curtis, 72, of Charlevoix, died Nov. 26; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

"¢ Ronald G. Klooster, 68, of East Jordan, died Nov. 29; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.

"¢ Emily Lynn Root, 7, of Boyne City, died Nov. 29; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.



CHEBOYGAN

"¢ Scott E. Agee, 53, of Cheboygan, died Nov. 22.

"¢ Vincent B. Jankoviak, 85, of Cheboygan, died Nov. 25; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ William R. Moulder, 67, of Cheboygan, died Nov. 25.

"¢ Charles Robert Blackburn, 81, of Warren, formerly of Cheboygan, died Nov. 26; Hopcroft Funeral Home, Madison Heights.

"¢ Jack Nygard, 74, of Mackinaw City, died Nov. 30; Dodson Funeral Home, St. Ignace.



EMMET

"¢ Sandra Louise Sanderson, 60, of Harbor Springs, died Nov. 23; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.

"¢ Franklin Pierce Whitman, 90, of Petoskey, died Nov. 27; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Doreen Boynton, of Harbor Springs, died Dec. 1; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.



GRAND TRAVERSE

"¢ Jeanne Wise, 81, of Traverse City, died Nov. 14; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Susan Low Hayward Sayre, 95, of Traverse City, died Nov. 21; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ David H. Wieland, of Midland, formerly of Traverse City, died Nov. 22; Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Home, Midland.

"¢ Charles H. Witt, of Gibraltar, formerly of Traverse City, died Nov. 24; Howe-Peterson Funeral Home, Dearborn.

"¢ Marie A. Eikey, 79, of Traverse City, died Nov. 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Jack D. Adams, 77, of Fife Lake, died Nov. 26; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

"¢ Edward M. Bembeneck, 81, of Saginaw, died Nov. 26; W.L. Case & Co., Saginaw.

"¢ George F. (Harold) Fritz, 89, of Traverse City, died Nov. 26; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ Lowell R. Stuckman, of Traverse City, died Nov. 26; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Everell Davis Thayer Jr., 87, of Traverse City, died Nov. 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Philip Michael Williams, 20, of Traverse City, died Nov. 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Don N. (Kline) Foxworth, of Traverse City, died Nov. 28; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Robert E. Harrison, 87, of Traverse City, died Nov. 28; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Michael David Pendock, 40, of Traverse City, died Nov. 28; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

"¢ Frank Weller, 73, of Rockport, Texas, formerly of Traverse City, died Nov. 28; Charlie Marshall Funeral Home, Rockport-Fulton, Texas.

"¢ Charles Clair Kalbfleisch, 89, of Traverse City, died Nov. 29; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Thelma E. Seabrook, 95, of Traverse City, died Nov. 29; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Evart D. Crouch, 89, of Kingsley, died Nov. 30; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Kyle Ryan McGhee, 23, of Traverse City, died Nov. 30; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Michael Stanley Momot, of Traverse City, formerly of Howell, died Nov. 30; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

"¢ James J. Plamondon, 85, of Traverse City, died Nov. 30; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Geraldine A. Gilmore, 76, of Fife Lake, died Dec. 1; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

"¢ Sharron Ann Vescio, 66, of Fife Lake, died Dec. 1; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Carol I. Brondyke, 73, of Traverse City, died Dec. 2; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Bonita A. "Bo" Leiteritz, 63, of Traverse City, died Dec. 2; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Birt L. Rogers, of Traverse City and North Fort Meyers, Fla., died Dec. 2; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

"¢ Emily S. Johnson, 86, of Kalkaska, formerly of Muskegon, died Nov. 27; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Gerald Raymond Massey, 70, of Kalkaska, died Nov. 29; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

"¢ Richard K. Smith, 80, of Kalkaska, died Nov. 29; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.



LEELANAU

"¢ Sharon L. Gibson, 62, of Northport, died Nov. 26; local arrangements: Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ George Whitmore Shiner, 86, of Leelanau County, died Nov. 26; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ Mark Richard Sommers, 66, of Leelanau County, died Dec. 2; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.



MANISTEE

"¢ Melissa Ann McGaffigan, 38, of Manistee, died Nov. 26; Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

"¢ Robert P. Hilliard, 78, of Manistee, died Nov. 27; Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee.

"¢ Marie M. Fortier, 91, of Manistee, died Nov. 28; Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

"¢ Mary C. Depeel, 79, of Manistee, died Nov. 30; Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

"¢ Richard A. Albrecht, 85, of Arcadia, died Dec. 1; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

"¢ Robert Lawrence Froehlke, 69, of Wellston, died Dec. 1; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.



MISSAUKEE

"¢ Catherine C. (Pagel) Bosker, 84, of Lake City, died Nov. 27; Young Funeral Home, Lake City.

"¢ Roger Spoelma, 83, of McBain, died Dec. 1; Burkholder Funeral Home, McBain.

"¢ Donald K. Roberts, 76, of Lake City, died Nov. 28; Young Funeral Home, Lake City.



OTSEGO

"¢ Richard Dale "Dick" Love Sr., 87, of Gaylord, died Nov, 23; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Bernice Heska, 82, of Gaylord, died Nov. 27; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Evelyn J. Ballard, 82, of Elmira, died Nov. 28; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.

"¢ Clyde Steele, 72, of Gaylord, died Nov. 29; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Rosemarie Burinda, 82, of Gaylord, died Dec. 1; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



WEXFORD

"¢ Gus L. Lundquist, of Cadillac, died Nov. 17.

"¢ Thomas William Slack, 47, of Glen Mills, Pa., formerly of Cadillac, died Nov. 23.

"¢ Howard W. Hemphill Jr., 76, of Boon, died Nov. 26; Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ Dorathy M. Smithwick, 78, of Mesick, died Nov. 26; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.

"¢ Grace Smrekar, 84, of Cadillac, died Nov. 28; Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home, Cadillac.