Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 29, 2012

Deaths in the Region: 04/29/2012


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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

"¢ Daniel Charles Kuhn, 24, of Olympia, Wash., formerly of Antrim County, died April 19; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

"¢ Robin M. Knowles, 51, of Mancelona, died April 20; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

"¢ Thomas J. Cole, 94, of Kewadin, died April 26; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.



BENZIE

"¢ Marie G. "Cookie" "Sis" Anderson, 84, of Frankfort, died April 22; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Frankfort.

"¢ Arlene Marie Cole, 77, of Frankfort, died April 23; Jowett Family Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Benzonia.

"¢ James F. Mattis, 72, of Benzie County, died April 25; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Frankfort and Benzonia.



CHARLEVOIX

"¢ Donna Mae Palmer, 64, of East Jordan, died April 14; Penzien Funeral Homes, Inc., East Jordan.

"¢ Eric Cooper, 50, of Charlevoix, died April 19; Penzien Funeral Homes, Inc., East Jordan.



CHEBOYGAN

"¢ Dorothy Last, 90, of Cheboygan, died April 16; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Earl Closs Jr., 79, of Indian River, died April 17; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Brian J. Sova, 54, of Orlando, Fla., formerly of Cheboygan, died April 22; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.



EMMET

"¢ James D. Graham, 73, of Bliss, died April 20; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Robert Sayer, 80, of Petoskey, died April 24; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.



GRAND TRAVERSE

"¢ Stanley A. Swanson, of Traverse City, died Dec. 14, 2011.

"¢ Cathleen Sternaman, 62, of Traverse City, died Jan. 21; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

"¢ Lillian Gertrude (Knapp) Powell, 94, died March 3; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ David Hugh McGovern, 46, of Sebring, Fla., formerly of Clio, Torch River and Traverse City, died April 18; Fountain Funeral Home, Avon Park, Fla.

"¢ Margaret Rancour, 68, of Fife Lake, died April 18; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Gregory R. Hunt, 62, of Traverse City, died April 19; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ John Duane Stephan, 65, of Traverse City, died April 19; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Victory H. Williams Jr., infant son of Ashley Wood and Victory Williams, stillborn April 20; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Donald F. "Tennessee" Thomas, 74, of Traverse City, died April 21; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Mary Jo Hughes, 72, of Traverse City, died April 22; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Wayne C. Kimmel, 78, of Duck Lake, died April 22; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Helen V. (Wells) McKimmy, 95, of Acme, formerly of Beaverton and Elk Rapids, died April 22; Hall-Kokotovich Funeral Home of Gladwin/Beaverton.

"¢ Denise O'Halloran, 92, of Traverse City, died April 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Julienne Sikorski, 78, of Glenwood Springs, Colo., formerly of Traverse City, died April 23; Farnum-Holt Funeral Home, Colorado.

"¢ Lisa Maria Meloche, 45, of Traverse City, died April 24; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Richard C. Ogren, 82, of Traverse City, died April 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Barbara L. Campbell, 75, of Fife Lake, died April 25; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Verl E. Gallup, 89, of Traverse City, died April 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Dorothy E. Ostrander, 87, of Traverse City, died April 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Arvid W. Wilson, 88, of Traverse City, died April 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Gordon Vail Brown, 69, of Williamsburg, died April 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Ruth Elenor Fleming, 100, of Watertown, Wis., formerly of Traverse City, died April 26; Pederson Funeral Home, Watertown, Wis.

"¢ Mary Ann L. Karle, of Interlochen, died April 26; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Helen Lovergine, 91, of Kingsley, died April 26; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

"¢ Linda Lee Ide, 62, of Williamsburg, died April 28; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

"¢ Nellie M. Hamilton, 93, of Kalkaska, died April 25; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Otto Spencer Cleveland Jr., 88, of Kalkaska, died Dec. 29, 2011; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.



LEELANAU

"¢ Ann Marie "Annie" Norton, 50, of Indianapolis, formerly of Cedar, died April 12; Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center, Indianapolis.

"¢ Gerald W. Shelden, 80, of Elmwood Township, died April 16; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ David A. Dickerson, 44, of Omena, died April 21; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ Mary Jane Joyce (Wilson) Smith, 83, of Suttons Bay, died April 23; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ Maurice T. Bolmer, 90, of Leland, died April 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Jeannette Marie Grant, 94, of Lake Leelanau, died April 27; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.



MANISTEE

"¢ Alvin A. Selander, 94, of Copemish, died April 20; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

"¢ Mark C. Pleune, 67, of Suttons Bay, died April 21.

"¢ Mervin R. Quade, 79, of Manistee, died April 21; Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

"¢ Jack Elwood Peacock, 81, of Muskegon, formerly of Bear Lake, died April 24; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Bear Lake.

"¢ Marjorie Louise Bauman-Pike, 85, of Bear Lake, died April 25; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Bear Lake.



OTSEGO

"¢ Howard Altman, 87, of Gaylord, died April 21; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Jean Willis, 57, of Gaylord, died April 23; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



WEXFORD

"¢ Robert Stephan Mitchell, 45, of Manton, died April 21; Hall-Holdship Funeral Home, Manton.

"¢ Florence E. "Jean" Luhtanen, 96, of Cadillac, died April 23; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.