Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 21, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 04/21/2013


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

• Walter F. Brink III, 62, of Mancelona, died April 17; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

• Marjory Ann Veliquette, 69, of Elk Rapids, died April 20; Mortensen Funeral Homes, Central Lake.

BENZIE

• Mary Helen Growt, 96, of Frankfort, died April 8, Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

• Donald A. “Fuzz” McMorris, 70, of Beulah, died April 10; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

• John R. Gehring, 70, of Beulah, died April 11; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

• Matthew R. Rieschl, 54, of Beulah, died April 12; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

• Edward Ward, of Elberta, died April 15; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

• Jack William Van Maastricht, 66, of Frankfort, died April 16; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

• Robert Lynn Rayle, 80, of Beulah, died April 19; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

CHARLEVOIX

• Faye A. McClure, 89, of Boyne City, died April 12; Central Lake Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes.

CHEBOYGAN

• Keith A. Sieting, 90, of Cheboygan, died April 8; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

GRAND TRAVERSE

• Edith LaVerne Keffer-Haws, 69, of Cedar Hill, Texas, formerly of Traverse City, died Jan. 28.

• Arthur F. Finzel, 90, of Port Charlotte, Fla., formerly of Grand Traverse County, died April 6.

• Cynthia Sue Ann (Cole) Edwards, of Conway, Ark., formerly of Traverse City, died April 12.

• Arthur Bowman, 83, of Kingsley, died April 13; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

• Martin Thomas Bondy, 62, of Traverse City, died April 15; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

• Ingeborg “Inge” Kraimer, of Traverse City, died April 15; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Chauncey Griffith Nunnelley, 90, of Traverse City, died April 15; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Richard L. Penzien, of Traverse City, died April 15; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Mary Alice Blake, 77, of Traverse City, died April 16; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• William Clement, 71, of Traverse City, died April 16; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Edward Joseph Flees, 91, of Traverse City, died April 16; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Jack A. Miller, 90, of Traverse City, died April 16; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Bernard Duane Scott, 89, of Traverse City, died April 16;Campbell-Stocking Family Funeral Home, Farwell.

• Beulah Griffin, 89, of Interlochen, died April 17; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Robert J. Paupore, 84, of Traverse City, died April 17; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Elizabeth Johnson, 98, of Traverse City, died April 18; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

• John Gray “Jack” Norris, of Rapid City, died April 3.

• Mary Jane Ferris, 90, of Kalkaska, died April 14; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Ray Kenneth Krumlauf, 86, of Kalkaska, died April 14; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

LEELANAU

• Leo J. Skowronski, 88, of Suttons Bay, died Dec. 20; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Lewis C. Moulton, 88, a summer resident of Leland, died March 26; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Alfred L. Schaub, 81, of Suttons Bay, died April 14; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Marion (Bugai) Tanner, 87, of Maple City, died April 17; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Patrick D. Fitzpatrick, 88, of Solon Township, died April 19; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

MANISTEE

• Kathryn I. Keillor, 100, of Bear Lake, died Dec. 5, 2012; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• Michael Thomas Chick, 52, of Manistee, died April 18; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

• Ralph Frederick Gibbons, 82, of Bear Lake, died April 19; Niblack Funeral Home, Fowlerville.

MISSAUKEE

• Janet Ruth (Smith) Edwards, of Lake City, died March 26; Young Funeral Home, Lake City.

OTSEGO

• Helen J. Huntley, 69, of Elmira, died April 12; Gaylord Funeral & Cremation Service.

• Meredith A. Brown, 71, of Gaylord, died April 13; Gaylord Funeral & Cremation Service.

WEXFORD

• Rosalene Weaver, 74, of Buckley, died April 13; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

• John Washington Runyon, 94, of Buckley, died April 15; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

• Mary Lydia (Rich) Ramey, 93, of Buckley, died April 19; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.