Traverse City Record-Eagle

May 26, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 05/26/2013


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

• Louis Anthony Basso, 69, of Central Lake, died May 22; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Mary H. Corbin, 88, of Sumner, formerly of Mancelona, died May 23; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

BENZIE

• Robert M. Buttars, 48, of Lake Ann, died May 21; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

CHARLEVOIX

• John Woods Carpenter Jr., 88, of Walloon Lake and Orange City, Fla., died May 8; Charles G. Parks Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• LaVerne W. Cole, 86, of Charlevoix, died May 19; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

• Patrick K. Fisher, 56, of Boyne City, died May 20; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

• Patricia Joan Wright, 83, of Boyne City, died May 21; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

CHEBOYGAN

• Marie Elizabeth “Bette” Fain, 91, of Cheboygan, died May 14; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

• Charles L. Johnson, 60, of Wolverine, died May 16; Gaylord Funeral and Cremation Service, Gaylord.

EMMET

• Basil “Tucker” Waugh, 93, formerly of Petoskey, died March 5.

• Jean Temple, 66, of Brutus, died May 18; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.

GRAND TRAVERSE

• John J. Price, 64, of Traverse City, died Dec. 24, 2012; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Randolph Biggs, 69, of Traverse City, died Jan. 28; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Gary Robert Frye, 82, of Grand Traverse County, died Feb. 10; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Norman D. Reece, 92, of Leesburg, Fla., formerly of Traverse City, died May 1; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Helge R. Jensen, 70, of Williamsburg, died May 5; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Bonnie Jean Bohnow, 87, of Traverse City, died May 14; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• John “Jack” M. Sweeney, of Traverse City, died May 16; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Daniel David Birdwell, 61, of Traverse City, died May 17; Kalkaska Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Jean A. Donley, 89, of Traverse City, died May 17; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• James W. Nichols, 86, of Zephyrhills, Fla., and formerly of Traverse City, died May 18.

• Arlene F. Banton, 87, of Traverse City, died May 20; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Gloria Marie Kinnee, 85, of Traverse City, died May 20; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Thelma Gray, 74, of Mayfield, died May 21; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Karl Kienholz, of Traverse City, died May 21.

• Carrie Elizabeth Parker, 93, of Traverse City, died May 21; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Norma Smith, 75, of Fife Lake, died May 21.

• Craig Stephen Fleuter, 70, of Traverse City, died May 22; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• William L. MacQuarrie, 79, of Traverse City, died May 22; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

• June F. Brammer, 81, of Traverse City, died May 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Lavona May Ingersoll, 94, of Fife Lake, died May 24; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

• Glenn Yetter Jr., 77, of Traverse City, died May 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

• William “Bob” Caskey, died May 22; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

• Janice A. Mowers, 65, of Kalkaska, died May 22; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

LEELANAU

• Julie M. Nowinski, 60, of Lake Leelanau, died March 14; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Mary Cecelia Wright, of Empire, died May 9.

• Richard Brant, of Leland, died May 19.

MANISTEE

• Howard M. “Mick” Hurd, 79, of Manistee, died May 22; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

• Diane L. Eberhard, 63, of Copemish, died May 23; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• Rodney J. Hengartner, 37, of Manistee, died May 23; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

MISSAUKEE

• Betty Marie Crouch, 87, of Lake City, died May 11.

• Sheila Kaye Richards, 65, of Lake City, died May 14.

• Virginia Marie Bowman, 85, of Lake City, died May 17.

OTSEGO

• Tony L. Spence, 57 of Gaylord, died May 14; Gaylord Funeral and Cremation Service, Gaylord.

• Tony Petrella, 63, of Gaylord, died May 19; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Martha Louise Killarney, 91, of Johannesburg, died May 21; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• William Ely, 60, of Gaylord, died May 22; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Alice Kula, 88, of Gaylord, died May 24; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Kathleen Templin, 91, of Gaylord, died May 24; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

WEXFORD

• Helen Louise Bogema, 73, of Cadillac, died May 18.

• Joyce L. “Danny” Danford, 80, of Cadillac, died May 18.

• Beryl Ione Wyatt, 77, of Manton, died May 19.

• William Francis Carpenter, 75, of Mesick, died May 22.

• Mary Jo Gullekson, 56, of Cadillac, died May 23; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.

• Eugene “Gene” Hoppe, 75, of Cadillac, died May 23.

• Patricia S. Beckelic, 60, of Cadillac, died May 24.