Traverse City Record-Eagle

Deaths in the Region

May 1, 2011

Deaths in the Region: 05/01/2011

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

• Clarabelle F. Loper, 72, of Central Lake, died April 23; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

BENZIE

• Theodore F. Bruce, 60, of Frankfort, died April 25; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Benzonia.

• Sally Lou (Bedder) Bennett, 74, of Beulah, died April 28; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

CHARLEVOIX

• Janet L. Buchanan, 71, of Charlevoix, died April 26; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

• Arthur A. Wojan, 82, of Charlevoix, died April 26; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

CHEBOYGAN

• Gwyn F. Lay, 60 of Indian River, died April 15; Lintz Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

• John A. (Jack) Grabowski, 76, of Afton, died April 26; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.

CRAWFORD

• Lucinda Davison, 93, of Grayling, died April 26; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

EMMET

• Denise L. Stockdill, 45, died April 21; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Judy A. Wren, 61, of Alanson, died April 24; Charles G. Parks Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Nellie Friedenstab, 95, of Petoskey, died April 26; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Edna Griffith, 94, of Pellston, died April 27; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Mary Jane Herdt, 99, of Conway, died April 27; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Winsor Coman, 91, of Petoskey, died April 28; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

GRAND TRAVERSE

• Calvin "C.J." James Baker, 84, of Traverse City, died Dec. 27, 2010; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Barbara Dorothea Hinds, 98, of Yuba, died March 5; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Joyce Ann Franklin, 74, of Traverse City, died March 15; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Jeannine Light Linroth, 79, of Delta, Colo., formerly of Traverse City, died March 31; Valley Lawn Funeral Home, Montrose, Colo.

• Pete Oliver, of Traverse City and Thompsonville, died April 6.

• Marjorie A. Ferguson Burtraw, 96, of Traverse City, died April 18; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Jeanne Olding Sims Caldie, of Audubon, Pa., formerly of Traverse City, died April 23; Boyd-Horrox Funeral Home, Pennsylvania.

• Virginia R. Lutz, 87, of Traverse City, died April 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Patricia A. Wright, 82, of Traverse City, died April 23; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Alice Ann McDuff, 84, of Mount Pleasant, died April 24; Clark Funeral Chapel, Mount Pleasant.

• Martha Robinson, 87, of Traverse City, died April 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Mabel R. Wright, 77, of Rapid City, N.D., formerly of Traverse City, died April 24; Behrens-Wilson Funeral Home, Rapid City, N.D.

• Gladys Louise Hill, of Kingsley, died April 25; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

• Lois E. Helmick, 92, of Cedarville, Ohio, formerly of Grand Traverse County, died April 26; Jackson Lytle Lewis Funeral Home, Ohio.

• James R. Elsenheimer, 100, of Traverse City, died April 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• John F. Gillham, 62, of Traverse City, died April 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Laurel Jean Lutz, 82, of Traverse City, died April 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Keith Escobar Saum, 33, of Traverse City, died April 27.

• Esther Mae Kapp, 90, of Traverse City, died April 28; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Hattie B. Lewis, 92, formerly of Traverse City, died April 29; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Mary B. Andrews, 95, of Traverse City, died April 30; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

• Michael James McDonald, 52, of Kalkaska, died April 24.

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