Traverse City Record-Eagle

September 29, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 09/29/2013


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

• Shirley A. Monroe, 67, of Mancelona, died Sept. 19; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Anita Arlene Larson, 86, of Elk Rapids, died Sept. 23; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

• Russell C. Graves, 81, of Grand Rapids, formerly of Central Lake, died Sept. 24; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

• Leona Mary Leavens, 93, of Elk Rapids, died Sept. 24; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

• MaryAnn Maddison, 89, of Central Lake, died Sept. 28; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

BENZIE

• George E. Pugh, 87, summer Frankfort resident, died Sept. 13; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

• Mabel R. Little, 93, of Elberta, died Sept. 25; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

CRAWFORD

• Beatrice Lucille Sampson, 98, of Grayling, died April 13; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

GRAND TRAVERSE

• Wendy Lou Laudermilch, of Traverse City, died Sept. 8; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Michael T. Weber, 60, formerly of Traverse City, died Sept. 17; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Ernest Hill, 82, of Simpsonville, S.C., formerly of Traverse City, died Sept. 20.

• Eugene “Gene” L. Hoxie, 87, of Kingsley, died Sept. 20; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Helen Virginia Tinker, 95, of Midland, formerly of Traverse City, died Sept. 20; Borek-Jennings Funeral Home.

• Bessie Frances Challender, 75, of Williamsburg, died Sept. 21; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Ruth A. Harket, 87, of Traverse City, died Sept. 21; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Coraline “Corkey” Cox Reid, formerly of Traverse City, died Sept. 21.

• Lynwood Eugene Roth, 78, of Traverse City, died Sept. 21; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Oscar G. Thomas, 90, of Traverse City, died Sept. 22; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Ralph Eugene Kahrs, 80, of Traverse City, died Sept. 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Welby O. “Dude” McKay, 90, of Traverse city, died Sept. 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Mildred ‘Cam’ Louise Cassens, 100, of Traverse City, died Sept. 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Cheryl M. Matles, 65, formerly of Traverse City, died Sept. 25; Harry J. Will Funeral Home, Livonia.

• Chauncey “Doc” Ewart North Jr., 84, of Williamsburg, died Sept. 25; Kalkaska Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Wayne Raymond Wright, 68, of Traverse City, died Sept. 26; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Walter M. Gallagher Sr., 91, of Traverse City, died Sept. 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Justine Mathews, 73, of Traverse City, died Sept. 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

• Bonnie Rogers, 56, of Rapid City, died Sept. 20; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

LEELANAU

• Ralph H. Parker, 90, of Cedar, died Sept. 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Glen S. Flaska, 86, of Maple City, died Sept. 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

MANISTEE

• Roland E. Clement, 80, of Onekama, died Sept. 23; Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

OTSEGO

• Evelyn McCormick, 90, of Gaylord, died Sept. 22; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• William Rider, 74, of Gaylord, died Sept. 25; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

WEXFORD

• Katherine Louise Poulin, 48, of Cadillac, died Aug. 30; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.