Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 1, 2012

Deaths in the Region: 04/01/2012


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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

"¢ Harmon S. Dawson, 90, of Magdalena, N.M., formerly of Central Lake, died March 19; Daniels Family Funeral Services, Socorro, N.M.

"¢ Theresa (Terry) Mary Grafenauer, 64, of Central Lake, died March 27; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.



BENZIE

"¢ Evelyn E. Hall, 92, of Honor, died March 22; Jowett Family Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Benzonia.

"¢ Charles L. "Chuck" Drews, 81, of Lake Ann, died March 26; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

"¢ Lois B. Osborn, 95, of Benzonia, died March 27; Jowett Family Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Benzonia.

"¢ The Rev. Paul Wilmer Bennehoff, 93, of Frankfort, died March 28; Jowett Family Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Benzonia.

"¢ Douglas E. Joy Jr., 67, of Benzonia, died March 28; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

"¢ Raymond Karl Kage, 92, of Beulah, died March 29; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.



CHARLEVOIX

"¢ Olive Margaret Bernier, 92, of Boyne City, died March 12; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

"¢ Genevieve "Jennie" Richards, 94, of East Jordan, formerly of Drayton Plains, died March 22; Penzien Funeral Homes, Inc., East Jordan.

"¢ Thora Helen Brown Kotowich, 92, of East Jordan, died March 24; Penzien Funeral Homes, Inc., East Jordan.

"¢ Patrick H. Symons, 34, of East Jordan, died March 25; Penzien Funeral Homes, Inc., East Jordan.

"¢ Alma Glazier, 95, of Boyne Falls, died March 30; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



CHEBOYGAN

"¢ June F. Zenow, 72, of Cheboygan, died March 20; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Janice R. Girard, 75, of Cheboygan, died March 21; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Rudolph "Rudy" Hemmer, 85, died March 22; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Herbert L. "Herb" Lee, 89, of Cheboygan, died March 22; Norman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Claude R. Passino, 76, of Munro Township, died March 23; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.

"¢ Barbara Miller, 35, of Wolverine, died March 28; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



CRAWFORD

"¢ Roger Redinger, 65, of Frederic, died March 25; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



EMMET

"¢ Eileen M. "Lee" Wilderotter, 92, of Harbor Springs, died March 20; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Michael John Magill, 60, of Alanson, died March 23; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Richard Joseph Morris, 51, of Alanson, died March 23; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.

"¢ Deborah Ann (Harris) Danforth, 50, of Bayshore, formerly of Petoskey, died March 24; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Stanley Dickinson, 82, of Petoskey, died March 25; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Ronald T. Walsh, 81, of Good Hart, died March 25; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.

"¢ Kathryn Ann Smith, of Harbor Springs, died March 26; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.

"¢ Jayne Zink, of Levering, died March 28.

"¢ Roland Lee Lindemuth, 65, of Pellston, died March 29; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Mary Snyder, of Alanson, died Thursday, March 29; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.



GRAND TRAVERSE

"¢ Irene E.M. (Parrish) Baker, 93, of Paulding, Ohio, formerly of Traverse City and Elk Rapids, died March 21; Den Herder Funeral Home, Paulding, Ohio.

"¢ Virginia A. (Oberlin) Bishop, 82, of Traverse City and Acme, died March 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Estella Pickard Miller, 98, of Williamsburg, died March 24; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Dorothy J. Schmuker, 77, of Traverse City, formerly of Taylor, died March 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Mary Louise Thornell, 85, of Traverse City, died March 24; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

"¢ Norman Jay VerMerris, 81, of Traverse City, formerly of Grand Rapids, died March 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City, and Metcalf-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Grand Rapids.

"¢ Erasmo Joseph "Eddie" Navarro Jr., 64, of Grawn, died March 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Wayne J. Gray, 79, of Fife Lake, died March 26; Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ Milton F. "Bud" Lasco, 79, of Traverse City, died March 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Jean M. Mathiesen, 80, of Traverse City and Glen Lake, died March 27; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ K. Terry Middaugh, 72, of Kingsley, died March 27; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

"¢ Keith Leland Mosher, 40, of Fife Lake, died March 27; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Robert M. Mielke, 73, of Traverse City, died March 27; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Evelyn Dean, 95, of Williamsburg, died March 29; Covell Funeral Homes.

"¢ Wadsworth Wheeler Rogers Jr., 89, of Traverse City, died March 29; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Virginia M. Jensen, 89, of Traverse City, died March 31; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Joseph Edward Rink, 92, of Traverse City, died March 31; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Virginia E. Waples, 91, of Traverse City, died March 31; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

"¢ Floyd Wilmer Tippit, 81, of Kalkaska, died March 22; Kalkaska Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Jack Miller, 92, of Rapid City, died March 28; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.



MANISTEE

"¢ Alberta Jackson, 82, of Wellston, died March 28; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.



MISSAUKEE

"¢ Errol Emery, 94, formerly of Falmouth, died March 29; Burkholder Funeral Home, McBain.



OTSEGO

"¢ Dennis Savoy, 63, of Gaylord, died March 22; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Violet McMurphy, 73, of Gaylord, died March 25; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Irene D. Kleinsorge, 94, of Gaylord, died March 27; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Susan Parks, 68, of Johannesburg, died March 28; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



WEXFORD

"¢ Merle Louise Schwartz, 98, of Cadillac, died March 25; Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ Lois E. Weidner, 96, of Cadillac, died March 27; Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ Thomas J. Duff Sr., 90, of Mount Clemens, formerly of Manton, died March 28; Hall-Holdship Funeral Home, Manton.