Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 8, 2012

Deaths in the Region: 04/08/2012


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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

"¢ Edward R. Moser, 75, of Mancelona, died March 29; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

"¢ Madalyn A. Buning, 87, of alba, died April 1; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

"¢ Eunice May Scheffler, 89, of Alden, died April 2; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Margaret E. Stine, 82, of Central Lake, died April 3; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

"¢ Phyllis Jean Puckett, 82, of Mancelona, died April 5; Mortenseon Funeral Home, Mancelona.



BENZIE

"¢ Maxine Duford, 89, of Benzonia, died March 20; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Benzonia.

"¢ Robert E. Douglass, 75, of Hale, formerly of Benzonia, died April 2; Buresh Funeral Home, Hale.

"¢ Mattie Ruth Maginity, of Benzonia, died April 3.

"¢ Pamela Sue Rose, 49, of Vero Beach, Fla., formerly of Beulah, died April 4; Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home, Vero Beach, Fla.



CHARLEVOIX

"¢ Arthur Roy Ranger III, 52, of Big Rapids, formerly of Charlevoix, died March 30; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

"¢ Patricia A. Dillon, 67, of Charlevoix, died April 1; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.

"¢ Lana Louise Gregware, 60, of Boyne City, died April 2; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.



CHEBOYGAN

"¢ Everett Dow, 82, of Riggsville, died March 30; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Glenn W. "Shorty" Heilman, 84, of Cheboygan, died March 30; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ David O. Brown, 72, of Cheboygan, died April 2; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.



CRAWFORD

"¢ James Otto Failing, 55, of Grayling, died March 26; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.



EMMET

"¢ Randolph Lee Mock, 58, of Cedar Creek, Texas, formerly of Petoskey, died March 1.

"¢ Jay Bonter, 55, of Pellston, died March 27; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Roland Lee Lindemuth, 65, of Pellston, died March 29; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Mary D. Snyder, 97, of Alanson, died March 29; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Helen "Irene" Johnston, 89, of Bliss, died April 1; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Maryanna Townsend, 73, of Petoskey, died April 1; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Robert A. "Pinky" Kline, of Oden, died April 4; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.



GRAND TRAVERSE

"¢ Dorothy M. Lewis, 96, of Apache Junction, Ariz., and Traverse City, died Nov. 24, 2011.

"¢ Donald K. Sargent, 65, of Portage and Old Mission Peninsula, died March 23; Life Story Funeral Home, Portage.

"¢ Carol Ann (Benton) Troutwine, of Traverse City, died March 24; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Raymond S. Guidos, 81, of Williamsburg, died March 30; A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, Troy.

"¢ Virginia M. "Ginny" Jensen, 89, of Traverse City, formerly of Flint, died March 31; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Douglas E. O'Brien, 51, of Interlochen, died March 31; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Virginia E. Waples, 91, of Traverse City, died March 31; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Donald W. Bellaw, of Newberry, formerly of Traverse City, died April 1; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Marjorie F. Fox, 96, of traverse City, died April 1; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Marion O. Rau, 90, of Traverse City, died April 1; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Marcel Eugene Carpenter, 87, of Traverse City, died April 2; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Lillian Hope Pekkala, 87, of Interlochen, died April 2; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Randall Lee Ahlberg, 52, of Traverse City, died April 3; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Eva B. Hilden, 70, of Traverse City, died April 3; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Rod Craves, 91, of Traverse City, died April 4; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Merle Ivan Purchase, 69, of Interlochen, died April 4; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

"¢ Frances Mary (Rowe) Spedding, 94, of The Villages, Fla., formerly of Traverse City, died April, 4.

"¢ Wilmer E. Ragan, 83, of Traverse City, died April 5; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Francis Eugene "Mike" Bowerman, 87, of Traverse City, died April 6; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

"¢ Robert J. Zaebst, 90, of Traverse City, died April 7; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

"¢ Marion Marie Park, of Rapid City, died April 1; Kalkaska Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Wayne Edward Conner, 60, of Kalkaska, died April 6; Kalkaska Funeral Home, Kalkaska.



MANISTEE

"¢ Richard Gordon Pearson, 70k of Copemish, died March 31; Terwilliger funeral Home, Kaleva.

"¢ Dorothy Ilene Rates, 83, of Bear Lake, died April 2; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Bear Lake.

"¢ Francis Nadine Forgia, 84, of Manistee, died April 4; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.



MISSAUKEE

"¢ Robert S. Wickenden, 90, of Grand Blanc, formerly of Lake City, died April 2; Mohnke Funeral Home, Big Rapids.



OTSEGO

"¢ Dorothy Bottomley, 93, of Gaylord, died March 30; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Ronald Buchholz, 73, of Vanderbilt, died April 1; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Howard Goff, 86, of Vanderbilt, died April 1; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Owney McCready, 98, of Gaylord, died April 1; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Lillian E. Paul, 84, of Waters, died April 1; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

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WEXFORD

"¢ Claude Allen Dean, 72, of Luther and Cadillac, died March 23; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ Marjorie Anderson, 97, of Cadillac, died March 31; Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ Mary Lucille McDonald Barnum, 63, of Grand Rapids, formerly of Cadillac, died April 2.

"¢ Ben Richards Jr., 73, of Boon, died April 3; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ Peter Volk, 94, of Cadillac, died April 3; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.