Traverse City Record-Eagle

November 3, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 11/03/2013


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

• 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.

KALKASKA

• Leonard P. Waclawski, 71, of South Boardman, died Oct. 29; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Dickie Joe Borgen, 76, of South Boardman, died Oct. 30; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Anderson, Robert D., 73, of Kalkaska, died Oct. 31; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

LEELANAU

• Pauline (Moyers) Smith, of Canton, formerly of Empire, died Oct. 22.

• Janet R. April, 74, of Maple City, died Oct. 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Richard James Buist, 76, of Suttons Bay, died Oct. 28; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

MANISTEE

• Maria Mercedes (Merche) Porter, 76, formerly of Onekama, died Oct. 13; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

• Irving K. Bradford Sr., 86, of Onekama, died Oct. 26; Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

• Crystal L. Daniels, 34, of Manistee, died Oct. 26; Oak Grove Funeral Home, Manistee.

• Frank Dalass Bundy Sr., 70, of Copemish, died Oct. 29; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• Donelda Marie Karst, 91, of Manistee, died Oct. 29; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

• Daniel Shawn Kilpatrick, 27, of Marilla, died Oct. 29; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

OTSEGO

• Valentine “Jack” Bott, 88, of Gaylord, died Oct. 26; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

WEXFORD

• Rex L. Sheldon, 48, formerly of Buckley, died Sept. 3.

• Dwight Allen Dunlap, 84, of Manton, died Oct. 31; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.