Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 14, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 04/14/2013


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

• Ann Ball, 87, of Elk Rapids, died April 4; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

BENZIE

• Kathryn Belle Johnson, 89, of Frankfort, died; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort.

• Erval “Mike” Bradley, 76, of Frankfort, died; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Benzonia.

CHARLEVOIX

• Lydia Piera Orlarey, 80, of Charlevoix, died March 27.

• Taylor J. Winn, 21, of Charlevoix, died March 31.

• Charles “Chuck” Fairbanks, 79, of Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Charlevoix, died April 2.

• Margarite E. Tryphon, 95, of East Jordan, died April 4; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.

• Michael T. Vargo, 71, of East Jordan, died April 7; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.

• Dwight “Ike” Boss, 67, of Charlevoix, died April 11; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

• George Wahl, 89, of Boyne City, died April 11; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

CHEBOYGAN

• Gary Michael McIntosh, 55, of Cheboygan, died March 30.

• Charles “Chuck” Koen, 88, of Cheboygan, died April 1.

• Gladys Florence Anna Spaller, 94, of Indian River, died April 5; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Elizabeth “Betty” B. Wolff, 82, of Afton, died April 7; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.

EMMET

• Thelma Hanchett, 92, of Carp Lake, died April 3; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

• Jerry Austin Blake, 74, of Harbor Springs, died April 6; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs

• Brian Leslie, of Levering, died April 7; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Delores Ann Pethers, 82, of Alanson, died April 10; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.

GRAND TRAVERSE

• Merra Lee Burden, 73, of Traverse City, died Jan. 9; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Charles Evart Burton, 95, of Traverse City, died March 31; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Doris E. Neiman, 95, formerly of Traverse City, died April 4; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Sandra Kay Novak, 60, of Interlochen, died April 4; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Walter C. Werth, 59, of Fife Lake, died April 4; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

• Curtis Edward Lather, 85, of Bay City, formerly of Traverse City, died April 6; Squires Funeral Home, Bay City.

• Pat David Pinto, 61, of Traverse City, died April 6; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Hope Blake, 85, of Kingsley, died April 7; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Joseph Paul Henley, 86, of Traverse City, died April 7; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Marvin Ray Shelton, 71, of Traverse City, died April 7; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Robert A. Beatty, 89, of Traverse City, died April 8; Michigan Cremation and Funeral Care, Grand Rapids.

• Eleanor Jean Holecheck, 78, of Traverse City, died April 8; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.

• Doris M. Martin, 82, of Traverse City, died April 8; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Joan B. Roney, 82, of Traverse City, died April 8; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• H. Max Tanner, 87, of Oro Valley, Ariz., and Traverse City, died April 8.

• Betty J. Harper, of Traverse City, died April 9; Gorsline Runciman Funeral Home, Lansing.

• Robert Lou King Sr., 84, of Traverse City, died April 10; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Bonnie J. Griffin, 72, of Traverse City, died April 12; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Christian Chester Ross, 79, of Traverse City, died April 12; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Suzanne J. Evans, 73, of Traverse City, died April 13; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Jean A. Townsend, 84, of Williamsburg, died April 13; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

LEELANAU

• E. Arleen Rae, 99, of Leland, died April 7; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• John A. Sommer, 94, of Empire, died April 9; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

MANISTEE

• Patricia Unita Looman, 65, of Onekama, died March 31; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Tammy Ann Kleeman-Brown, 41, of Manistee, died April 5.

• Barbara J. Dyer, 76, of Kaleva, died April 9; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

MISSAUKEE

• Betty J. Eubank, 85, of Lake City, died April 5.

• Eleanor Jeanette Herweyer, of McBain, died April 10.

OTSEGO

• Jeremy J. Wilson, 40, of Gaylord, died March 26; Gaylord Funeral and Cremation Service, Gaylord.

• Lauretta “June” Heintz, 80, of Vanderbilt, died March 30; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Helen Handsy, 95, of Guthrie Lakes, died April 7; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Richard James “Dick” Penney, 85, of Gaylord, died April 7.

• Carlos Antonio Aguilar, 27, of Gaylord, died April 9; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Mabel Belle Reid, 106, of Vanderbilt, died April 9; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

WEXFORD

• Ronnie L. Triplett, of Manton, died April 3.

• Fredrick G. Clark, 80, of Cadillac, died April 4.

• Duane Neil Croel, 66, of Mesick, died April 4.

• Norma J. Webber, 83, of Cadillac, died April 4.

• Kenneth Allen Cowley, 62, of Manton, died April 5.

• Harry “Butch” Kapp Jr., of Byron Center, formerly of Buckley, died April 6.

• Anna Marie Tule, 93, of Cadillac, died April 7; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.

• Doran W. Crowder, 61, of Cadillac, died April 8; Young Funeral Home, Lake City.

• Albert Roy Kumm, 89, of Mesick, died April 11; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• Maurice M. Peterson, 76, of Cadillac, died April 11.