Traverse City Record-Eagle

Deaths in the Region

November 3, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 11/03/2013

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.

ANTRIM

• Vera P. Campbell, 101, of the Torch Lake area, died Oct. 23; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

• Leo V. Nothstine, 97, of Mancelona, died Oct. 29; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

GRAND TRAVERSE

• John August Lauritzen, 69, of Traverse City, died Oct. 22.

• George D. Averill, 69, of Traverse City, died Oct. 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• David M. Vertmetten, 82, of Traverse City, died Oct. 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Patricia Castaldo, 87, of Traverse City, died Oct. 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Russell J. O’Brien, 71, of Grawn, died Oct. 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Etta “Jo” Maxson, 91, of Traverse City, died Oct. 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Kenneth C. Parker, 99, of Traverse City, died Oct. 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• David L. Kellar, 76, of Dade City, Fla., and Traverse City, died Oct. 27; Casterline Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Bethany Ann Lindsay, of Traverse City, died Oct. 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Thomas Paton, 90, of Kingsley, died Oct. 27; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

• Lawrence A. Fell, 75, of Traverse City, died Oct. 28; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Arthur Schwanke, 79, of Traverse City, died Oct. 29; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Lela B. Casselman, 92, of Kingsley, died Oct. 30; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

• June M. Johnson, 86, of Traverse City, died Oct. 30; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Arlene R. Lautner, 89, of Traverse City, died Oct. 30; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Miller, Richard Eugene, 88, of Leland, died Oct. 30; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• William Ernest Burger, 81, of Traverse City, died Oct. 31; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Paul E. Reilly, 80, of Notre Dame, Ind., formerly of Traverse City, died Oct. 31; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Nelson “Les” Milks III, 59, of Traverse City, died Nov. 1; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

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