Traverse City Record-Eagle

March 3, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 03/03/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — 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

• Ruth M. Simms, 87, of Bellaire, died Feb. 28; Mortensen Funeral Home, Bellaire.

• Carl E. Stah., 77, of Bellaire, died March 1; Mortensen Funeral Home, Bellaire.

BENZIE

• Betty Jane Huntley, 87, of Beulah, died Feb. 15; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

• Deanna Joy Sommerfeld, 75, of Lake Ann, died Feb. 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• James R. Kendall, 93, of Frankfort, died Feb. 24; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

• Louis Halliburton, 87, of Frankfort, died Feb. 26; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service.

• Clifford G. Berry, 82, of Lake Ann, died Feb. 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Willie “Billie” Elizabeth Ryan, of Beulah, died Feb. 28; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service.

CHARLEVOIX

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

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

• Bernadette Marie Belzek, 87, of Hesperia, formerly of East Jordan, died Feb. 22; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.

• Donald R. McKinnon, 66, of East Jordan, died Feb. 28; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.

CHEBOYGAN

• Lenora M. Peppler, 86, of Mackinaw City, died Feb. 27; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

EMMET

• Zelda Cahill Davis Gilman, 101, of Petoskey, died Feb. 24; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Keehn Landis, of Harbor Springs, died Feb. 24.

• Antoinette “Tony” Sydow, 71, of Harbor Springs, died Feb. 26; Charles G. Parks Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Deanna Barber, 71, of Pellston, died Feb. 27; Charles G. Parks Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Shirley Lou Moses, 86, of Alanson, died Feb. 27; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Walker W. Vaughan, 82, of Alanson, died Feb. 27; Charles G. Parks Funeral Home, Petoskey.

GRAND TRAVERSE

• Ivan Willard York Jr., of California, formerly of Traverse City, died Feb. 8.

•Thomas Bart McCambridge, 57, of Traverse City, died Feb. 20; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Sarah A. Trainer, 54, of Traverse City, died Feb. 21; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Christopher C. Limbocker, 65, of Traverse City, died Feb. 22; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Elsie Gauld, 91, of Fife Lake, died Feb. 23; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

• Bernard M. Irish, 73, of Traverse City, died Feb. 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Raymond Scott Kuhlman, 58, of Florence, Ky., formerly of Traverse City, died Feb. 23.

• Carter James Lucyk, stillborn, of Traverse City, died Feb. 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Michael P. Arnone, 72, of Traverse City, died Feb. 24; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Ronald G. Hardley, 69, of Traverse City, died Feb. 24; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Kenneth R. Mogan, 56, of Traverse City, died Feb. 24; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service.

• Iris Estella Brugh, 99, of Traverse City, died Feb. 26; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Diane Joy Hoedeman, 74, of Williamsburg, died Feb. 26; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

• Alice Mac, 96, of Traverse City, died Feb. 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Patricia O’Connor, 83, of Traverse City, died Feb. 26; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Anne Clark, of Lawrenceville, Ga., formerly of Traverse City, died Feb. 27;Tom M. Wages Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, Ga.

• Doris A. Cornell, 90, of Traverse City, died Feb. 27; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

• Norman Fordyce Graves, 71, of Traverse City, died Feb. 27.

• John William McClellan, 70, of Traverse City, died Feb. 27; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Richard C. Gove, 80, of Traverse City, died Feb. 28; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Clinton J. Huftile, 84, of Traverse City, died Feb. 28; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Patricia M. Stebner, 84, of Traverse City, died March 2; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Vanice Kay (Cornell) Yorks, 66, of Traverse City, died March 2; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

• Gary Lee Tooker, 66, of Rapid City, died Feb. 21; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

• Glenis R. Allen, 83, of Rapid City, died Feb. 22; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Jeanne A. Gray, 61, of Kalkaska, died Feb. 24; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Sandra Robertson Taylor, died Feb. 28; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• William Titus, 75, of Kalkaska, died Feb. 28; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

LEELANAU

• Marie M. Skeba, 88, of Cedar, died Feb. 23; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Kathleen Joan (Reiley) Bach, 66, of Northport, died Feb. 24; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

• Emil J. Priest, 81, of Leland, died Feb. 24.

• William K. Strobel, 81, of Empire, died Feb. 24; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• James Edward Beuerle, 82, of Suttons Bay, died Feb. 26; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Sibylla Splittstoesser, 98, of Northport, died Feb. 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Dorothy I Bussey, 91, of Northport, died Feb. 28; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

MANISTEE

• Wilford O. Battige, 93, of Manistee, died Feb. 25; Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

• Thomas Leslie Mathieu, 78, of Onekama, died March 1; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

MISSAUKEE

• Daniel Lee Robinson, 62, of Lake City, died Feb. 25.

OTSEGO

• Nancie L. (Rolinski) Brazee, of Kalamazoo, formerly of Gaylord, died Feb. 5.

• Steven Vail James, 69, of Waters, died Feb. 19; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Viola Lillian Moore, 89, of Gaylord, died Feb. 21; Gaylord Funeral and Cremation Service, Gaylord.

• Thelma Ferrett, 86, of Gaylord died Feb. 22; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Amelia Elizabeth Grendel, 87, of Gaylord, died Feb. 22; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Virginia O’Strand Moore, 84, of Gaylord, died Feb. 22; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Michelle S. Leonard, 40, of Gaylord, died Feb. 24; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.

• Charles V. Ungerman, 85, of Waters, died March 1; Gaylord Funeral and Cremation Service, Gaylord.

WEXFORD

• Claudia Merle Fullerton, 67, of Cadillac, died Feb. 23.

• Richard Joseph Gengler, 84, of Cadillac, died Feb. 23.

• Thomas William Russell, 97, of Cadillac, died Feb. 24.

• Lucille Ann Fick, 59, of Cadillac, died Feb. 25.

• Carl Wesley “Wes” “Gypsy” Bigger Jr., 60, of Cadillac, died Feb. 26.

• Noureen M. Soules, 71, of Mesick, died Feb. 28; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

• James Oliver Larson, 69, of Cadillac, died March 1.