Traverse City Record-Eagle

July 17, 2011

Deaths in the Region: 07/17/2011


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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

"¢ William C. Folk, 87, of Torch Lake Township, died July 10; Mortensen Funeral Homes, Central Lake.



BENZIE

"¢ John Robert "Bob" Dawson, of Frankfort, died Jan. 1; Jowett Family Funeral Homes.

"¢ Beverly Ann Goethals, 67, of Elberta, died July 9; Jowett Family Funeral Homes.

"¢ Donna Holland, 78, of Bellaire, died July 10: Mortensen Funeral Home, Bellaire.

"¢ Anita Sue Roessner, 66, of Benzonia, died July 12; Jowett Family Funeral Homes.

"¢ John Victor Polomsky, 80, of Benzie County, died July 14; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.



CHARLEVOIX

"¢ Maurice "Morrie" Hobbs, 71, of Boyne City, died July 7; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

"¢ Lillian H. Carr, 88, of Charlevoix, died July 9; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

"¢ Joseph Paul Vajda, 89, of Boyne City, died July 10; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

"¢ Douglas Thomas Hewitt, 91, of Boyne City, died July 12; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.



CHEBOYGAN

"¢ David J. Gouin, 76, of Atlanta, formerly of Cheboygan, died July 7; Green Funeral Home, Atlanta.

"¢ Joseph C. LaVigne, 84, of Cheboygan, died July 9; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Deborah Sue (Apger) Potter, 55, of Bryan, Ohio, formerly of Cheboygan, died July 9; Oberlin-Turnbull Funeral Home and Crematory, Bryan, Ohio.



CRAWFORD

"¢ Edna Benny, 79, of Frederic, died July 12; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



EMMET

"¢ Veronica I. "Ilene" Burley, 84, of Carp Lake, died July 8; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

"¢ Douglas R. Gray, 52, of Petoskey, died July 11; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

"¢ Richard F. Wise, 84, of Plymouth, formerly of Petoskey, died July 12.

"¢ James Greiner, 77, of Alanson, died July 14; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.



GRAND TRAVERSE

"¢ Marion E. McGee, 87, of Leesburg, Fla., formerly of Traverse City, died Dec. 12, 2010.

"¢ Mary Bertek, 99, of Traverse City, died March 18; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Alfred T. Joldersma, 92, of Sarasota, Fla., summer resident of Traverse City, died June 27; Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, Holland.

"¢ Henry Gest, 78, of Traverse City and Pittsboro, N.C., died July 8; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Allyson Kaye Mayer, 18, of Interlochen, died July 8; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Lorna B. Kraft, 92, of Traverse City, died July 10; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Leora "Lee" Forbrig, 92, of Traverse City, formerly of Charlevoix, died July 11; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

"¢ Elmer C. Allen, 87, of Traverse City, died July 12; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Ruth Anne Mlsna, 90, of Williamsburg, died July 13; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Jacqueline Morgan, 63, of Kingsley, died July 13; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.

"¢ Charles A. Pagel, 59, of Traverse City, died July 13; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Bernice C. Schlueter, 84, of Traverse City, died July 13; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Michael Hall Anderson, 74, of Traverse City, died July 14; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ William D. Ransom, 79, of Traverse City, died July 15; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

"¢ Georgia L. Lafferty, 65, died July 8; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

"¢ Jennifer Hagler, 32, of Kalkaska, formerly of Lake City, died July 9; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska

"¢ James "Georgii" Layman, 62, of Kalkaska, died July 9; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ James A. Cinader, 59, of South Boardman, died July 11; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.



LEELANAU

"¢ Florence Emmaline (Longyear) Drake, 99, of Glen Arbor, died July 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Richard S. Waskiewicz, 68, of Northport, died July 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Blanche Louise Priest, 86, of Suttons Bay, died July 13; Martinson Funeral Home, Traverse City.



MANISTEE

"¢ Thomas N. Bernaciak, 75, of Manistee, died July 8; Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee.

"¢ Mark Lynn Newsom, 58, of Bear Lake, died July 11; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.

"¢ Joyce Alkire, 77, of Bear Lake, died July 12; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Bear Lake.

"¢ Peter J. Larsen, 73, of Manistee, died July 13; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.

"¢ Scott Petersimes, 45, of Manistee, died July 13; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.

"¢ Sandra Kay Gregorski, 58, of Manistee, died July 14; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.

"¢ Jay R. Miehlke, 87, of Manistee, died July 14; Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee.



MISSAUKEE

"¢ Walter T. Krakowski, 86, of Lake City, died July 8; Young Funeral Home, Lake City.

"¢ Rose Beatrice Ruhf, of Lake City, died July 9; Young Funeral Home, Lake City.

"¢ Frances VanNatter, 90, died July 9; Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ Phyllis Faye (Martin) Statler, 56, of Lake City, died July 12; Hall-Holdship Funeral Home, Manton.



OTSEGO

"¢ Charles Wingo, 72, of Gaylord, died July 14; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



WEXFORD

"¢ Edward James Williams, 80, of Cadillac, died July 10; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ Thomas R. Skiver, 45, of Manton, died July 12; Hall-Holdship Funeral Home, Manton.