Traverse City Record-Eagle

Deaths in the Region

February 24, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 02/24/2013

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.


• Donald E. Brown, 44, of Bellaire, died Feb. 13; Mortensen Funeral Home, Bellaire.

• Kimberly R. O’Neal, 50, of Mancelona, died Feb. 15; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

• Garland P. Russell, 94, of Echo Township, died Feb. 16; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.

• Ardis E. Cran, 89, of Mancelona, died Feb. 19; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mortensen.

• Daniel R. Cerny, 78, of Bellaire, died Feb. 20; Mortensen Funeral Home, Bellaire.


• Cherri C. (Kortman) Pullis, 54, of Beulah, died Feb. 17; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Benzonia.

• Donna Elizabeth Enyedy, 82, of Beulah, died Feb. 18; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.


• Nancy R. Wood, 89, of Charlevoix, died Feb. 10.

• Beverly Jeanne Kaiser, 85, of Charlevoix Township, died Feb. 14.

• Frances Wilma Tollas, 82, of Charlevoix, died Feb. 17; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.


• Richard E. Cummings, 88, of Topinabee, died Feb. 14; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.

• Orville J. Wheelock, 91, of Cheboygan, died Feb. 15; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

• Patsy (Pat) Lee Williams, 84, formerly of Cheboygan, died Feb. 16; Wm. Sullivan and Sons Funeral Home, Royal Oak.

• Miriam “Mimi” Fairchild, 98, of Cheboygan, died Feb. 17; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

• Richard J. “Dick” Sova, 80, of Cheboygan, died Feb. 19; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.


• Robert Cleven, 74, of Petoskey, died Feb. 13; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Louis Leon Stark, formerly of Petoskey, died Feb. 15.

• Ruth Meredith Davis, 90, of Cross Village, died Feb. 16; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.

• Garnette J. Moore, 64, of Petoskey, died Feb. 16.

• Mary Ann Gengle, of Petoskey, died Feb. 17; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Melvin Louis Bandemer, 85, of Harbor Springs, died Feb. 18; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.

• Grace Jean Baumgartner, 75, of Oden, died Feb. 19; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Ida F. Taylor, 91, of Alanson, died Feb. 21; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.


• Lorraine Stein-Jereb, 60, of Traverse City, died Feb. 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

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