Traverse City Record-Eagle

August 26, 2012

Deaths in the Region: 08/26/2012


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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

"¢ Vincent Anthony Cerutti, 94, of Elk Rapids, died Aug. 18; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

"¢ Margaret J. Root, 71, of Mancelona, died Aug. 20, 2012; Mancelona Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes.

"¢ Sue Ellen Flowers, 64, of Elk Rapids, died Aug. 22; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

"¢ Melvin A. Meadows, 77, of Mancelona, died Aug. 22; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.



BENZIE

"¢ James Jeffrey Woods, 54, of Clinton, Iowa, formerly of Benzie County, died Aug. 17.

"¢ John G. Scribner, 48, of Frankfort, died Aug. 19; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Frankfort.

"¢ Waldemar Kjergaard, 81, of Benzonia, died Aug. 18; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Benzonia.

"¢ Casey C. Jones Sr., 81, of Benzie County, died Aug. 22; Jowett Family Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Benzonia.

"¢ Howard C. Shaw Jr., 82, of Benzonia, died Aug. 22; Jowett Family Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Beznonia.

"¢ William S. Dunaske, 68, of Lake Ann, died Aug. 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.



CHARLEVOIX

"¢ Barbara Jean Cook, 72, of Charlevoix, died Aug. 18; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

"¢ Dale H. McWatters, 81, of East Jordan, died Aug. 22; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.



CHEBOYGAN

"¢ Joanne M. Purnell, 84, of Cheboygan, died Aug. 15; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Charles F. "Chuckie Bud" Wartella, 56, of Cheboygan, died Aug. 16, Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Louis C. Hadden, 78, of Topinabee, died Aug. 18; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.

"¢ LeRoy Howard, 73, of Levering, died Aug. 19; Schiller Funeral Home.

"¢ Mary Ann Vanda Smith, 79, of Lapeer, formerly of Cheboygan, died Aug. 19.

"¢ Margaret L. Glins, 95, of Indian River, died Aug. 20; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.



CRAWFORD

"¢ Mark John Anderson, 48, of South Branch Township, died Aug. 20; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

"¢ Dennis "Skip" Kaiser, 69, of Grayling, died Aug. 20; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.



EMMET

"¢ Thelma Mae Kline, 93, of Petoskey, died Aug. 15; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Robert Lyle Fox, 77, of Springvale Township, died Aug. 18; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Allan Martindale Warner, 84, of Petoskey, died Aug. 20.



GRAND TRAVERSE

"¢ Phyllis Jean (Johnston) Chipman, 95, of Lansing, formerly of Traverse City, died July 14; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Lois E. Davis, 94, of Traverse City, died July 16; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Charles Victor Klepac II, 89, of Traverse City, died July 16; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Arthur "Gene" Hill, 87, of Traverse City, died July 21; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Joyce Elizabeth Ashmore, 64, of Traverse City, died July 23; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Hansel A. Hyde, 85, of Garfield Township, died Aug. 8; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

"¢ Stella "Sally" Koch, of Traverse City, died Aug. 15; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Terrance Edmund Kurkierewicz, 61, of Grawn, died Aug. 15; Reamer Galer Funeral Home, Pickford.

"¢ Jill Macdonald, 52, of Traverse City, died Aug. 17; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Christine L. Heppe, 65, of Traverse City, died Aug. 18; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

"¢ Thomas L. Hoffman, 75, of Traverse City, died Aug. 19; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

"¢ Frances G. (Caroll) McCaw, 89, of Traverse City, died Aug. 19; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

"¢ Linda Kathleen (Kapustka) Pierce, of Williamsburg, died Aug. 20.

"¢ Roger Dale Widrig, 64, of Williamsburg, died Aug. 20; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Stanley C. Ellefson, 82, of Kingsley, died Aug. 21; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

"¢ Lester Irish, 81, of Traverse City, died Aug. 21; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ George William Bergdoll, 81, of Traverse City, died Aug. 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Robert D. Goodrich, 82, of Traverse City, died Aug. 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

"¢ Evelyn M. Armstrong, 70, of Kalkaska, died Aug. 18; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Chester Edwin Borkowski, 87, formerly of Kalkaska, died Aug. 21; Kalkaska Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Nicky A. VanLuchene, 44, of Kalkaska, died Aug. 24; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.



LEELANAU

"¢ Margaret A. Hohnke, 85, of Good Harbor, died Aug. 18; Martinson Funeral Home of Suttons Bay.

"¢ Dorothy Elaine Phelps, 74, of Cedar, died Aug. 23; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.



MANISTEE

"¢ Leona Hazel Stoddard, 90, of Manistee, died July 28; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

"¢ Hayley Jean Shakinas, of Irons, formerly of Manistee, died Aug. 9; Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee.

"¢ Michael H. Gabriel, 67 of Brethren, died Aug. 18; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Bear Lake.

"¢ Jessie E. Svidron, 62, of Eastlake, died Aug. 19; Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

"¢ Selma Louise Eberhart, 107, of Manistee, died Aug. 20; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.



MISSAUKEE

"¢ Evelyn V. Robb, 92, formerly of Lake City, died Aug. 24.



OTSEGO

"¢ Rosemary Head, 84, of Gaylord, died Aug. 18; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Donald Nordeen, 79, of Gaylord, died Aug. 21; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Clifford Black, 69, of Gaylord, died Aug. 22; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Murvin Boughner, 88, of Gaylord, died Aug. 24; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



WEXFORD

"¢ Lynn Gregg Johnson, 77, of Cadillac, died Aug. 12.

"¢ Barbie Fick, 15, of Cadillac, died Aug. 17, 2012; Covell Funeral Home in Kingsley.

"¢ Charles G. Bell, 70, of Cadillac, died Aug. 21.

"¢ Georgia Luella Vinkle, 90, of Manton, died Aug. 21.

"¢ Edwin F. Zeitz, 86, of Cadillac, died Aug. 21.