Traverse City Record-Eagle

December 30, 2012

Deaths in the Region: 12/30/2012


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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

"¢ M. Pat Murton, 89, of Central Lake, died Dec. 21; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

"¢ Howard E. "Bill" Richards Sr., of Mancelona, died Dec. 22; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Paul W. Emery, 80, of Bellaire, died Dec. 24; Mortensen Funeral Home, Bellaire.



BENZIE

"¢ Louise M. Flitz, 86, of Lake Ann, died Dec. 20; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Robert L. Danek, 73, of Blaine Township, died Dec. 25; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service.

"¢ Leonard Pierre Long, 88, of Frankfort, died Dec. 25; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort.

"¢ Frederick Sager, 97, of Frankfort, died Dec. 25; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service.



CHARLEVOIX

"¢ Bill Gallaher, of Boyne City, died Dec. 21; Nie Funeral Home, Ann Arbor.

"¢ Donald E. Black, 64, of Boyne City, died Dec. 22; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Russell F. Caswell, 97, of Cheboygan, died Dec. 24; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Viona Alice Seals, of Boyne City, died Dec. 25; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

"¢ Patrick Duane Sevenski, 58, of Hudson Township, died Dec. 25; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Betty Jane Zimmerman, 87, of Boyne City, died Dec. 26; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.



CHEBOYGAN

"¢ Gerald Gilbert Lavender, 86, of Cheboygan, died Dec. 21; Metcalf and Jonkhoff Funeral Services, Grand Rapids.

"¢ Charles Leonard Szczesniak, 64, of Virginia, formerly of Cheboygan, died Dec. 27; Beck Funeral Home.

"¢ Marion K. Weberlein, 83, of Cheboygan, died Dec. 27; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.



CRAWFORD

"¢ Bonnie Jean Tiffin, 87, of Grayling, died Dec. 20.

"¢ Edward Ayers, 88, of Frederic, died Dec. 21; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



EMMET

"¢ Harriet Jackson, 86, of Readmond Township, died Nov. 25; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Robert L. Stonhouse, 86, of Alanson died Dec. 14.

"¢ William John Miller, of Petoskey, died Dec. 27; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Hershel Dunshee, 88, of Petoskey, died Dec. 28; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Harriet Jackson, 86, of Readmond Township, died Nov. 25; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Patricia Ellen Duvernay, 87, of Little Traverse Township, died Dec. 27; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.



GRAND TRAVERSE

"¢ Benedict S. Fleis, 96, of Traverse City, died Dec. 21; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Jack G. Erickson, 64, of Traverse City, died Dec. 22; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Nancy DuBois, 84, of Traverse City, died Dec. 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ James S. Lahti, of Traverse City, died Dec. 23; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Roderick William Snell, of Frederick, Colo., formerly of Traverse City, died Dec. 23; Mott Mortuary, Longmont, Colo.

"¢ Janet K. Harvey, 63, of Traverse City, died Dec. 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Eileen Rose Newman, 84, of Traverse City, died Dec. 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ John J. Price, 64, of Traverse City, died Dec. 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Nancy Lee Starkey, 72, of Traverse City, died Dec. 24; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ Melba C. Paselk, 88, of Traverse City, died Dec. 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Virginia "Jean" Peterson, 87, of Traverse City, died Dec. 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ John Ernest Ingram, 72, of Traverse City, died Dec. 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Homes, Traverse City.

"¢ Florence Montrose, 90, of Traverse City, died Dec. 28; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

"¢ Corene I. Dohm, 79, of Traverse City, died Dec. 29; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

"¢ Hilda A. Goulding, 85, of Rapid City, died Dec. 21; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

"¢ Wilford "Willy" Henry Graham, 75, of Kalkaska, died Dec. 22; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

"¢ Fern Irene Frantz, 84, of Kalkaska, died Dec. 24.

"¢ Claudine Edmee Dutton, 74, of Kalkaska, died Dec. 25; kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Kalkaska.

"¢ Barbara Jean Brothers, 88, of Kalakska, died Dec. 28; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.



LEELANAU

"¢ Laura R. Czerniak, 84, of Maple City, died Dec. 19; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Leo Joseph Skowronski, 88, of Suttons Bay, died Dec. 20; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ Maria Drozdalski, 86, of Suttons Bay, died Dec. 23; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ Nancy L. Starkey, 72, of Northport, died Dec. 24; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.



MISSAUKEE

"¢ Mary "Lynn" Renucci, 62, of Lake City, died Dec. 24.

"¢ Larry William Rogers, 65, of Lake City, died Dec. 26.



OTSEGO

"¢ Freda Hadfield, 90, of Gaylord died Dec. 20; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Donald Edward Grinnell, 91, of Gaylord, died Dec. 22; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ James Daniel Ostrander, 55, of Gaylord, died Dec. 26; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



WEXFORD

"¢ Robert L. Dell, 81, of Cadillac, died Dec. 23.

"¢ Lucy Rosetta (Loney) Dussel, 84, of Mesick, died Dec. 23.

"¢ Rosetta Thompson, 77, of Cadillac, died Dec. 26.