Traverse City Record-Eagle

August 18, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 08/18/2013


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

• Mark D. Knight, 51, of Bellaire, died Aug. 12; Mortensen Funeral Home, Bellaire.

• Pauline Johnson, 84, of Mancelona, died Aug. 15; Mortenson Funeral Homes Mancelona Chapel.

BENZIE

• Kathryn Sue den Heeten, 58, of Mt. Pleasant, formerly of Frankfort, died Aug. 6; Clark Funeral Chapel, Mt. Pleasant.

• Charles Burnham Fisk, 78, of Grand Rapids and Benzie County, died Aug. 9; Metcalf and Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Grand Rapids.

• Merry Kay Hollenbeck, of Frankfort, died Aug. 10; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort.

• Mitchell R. Doner, 70, of Lake Ann, died Aug. 12; Kalkaska Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Jean M. Dalrymple, 88, of Beulah, died Aug. 16; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

CHARLEVOIX

• Sara M. Beck, 92, of East Jordan, died July 22; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.

• Harry Potter, 93, of Charlevoix, died July 22.

• Shirley Ellen McCann Martin Greene, 91, of Charlevoix, died July 26; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

• Margaret “Peg” Ostrum, 70, of Charlevoix, died July 29; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.

• Phyllis F. Korn, 80, of Boyne City, died Aug. 2; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

• Tamra Lee Simmons, 54, of Grand Rapids and Boyne City, died Aug. 2.

• Charlotte Steffes, 71, Charlevoix summer resident, died Aug. 2.

• Christine E. Abfalter, 70, of East Jordan, died Aug. 3; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

• Howard G. Best, 86, of East Jordan, died Aug. 7; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.

• James R. Allen, 78, of Boyne City, died Aug. 11; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

• Roy Cain, 86, of Charlevoix, died Aug. 12; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

• Joseph S. Kipisz, 93, of Boyne Falls, died Aug. 12; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

• Agnes Sulak, 92, of East Jordan, died Aug. 12; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.

• Frances A. Murphy, 84, of East Jordan, died Aug. 13; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.

CHEBOYGAN

• Gloria Jean Poupard, 69, of Wolverine, died Aug. 8; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

CRAWFORD

• Susan Marie McCurdy, 61, of Grayling, died Aug. 5; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

EMMET

• Michael John Talton, 65, formerly of Petoskey, died Aug. 3.

• Sara J. Latimer, 90, of Harbor Springs, died Aug. 6; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.

• Thomas Ralph Barkley, 65, of Petoskey, died Aug. 8; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Marie Luzi, 72, of Cross Village, died Aug. 8; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Clarence M. Foltz Sr., 96, of Petoskey, died Aug. 12; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Emma Jean Linenkugel-Whitman, 89, of Petoskey, died Aug. 12.

GRAND TRAVERSE

• Barbara J. Linderleaf, 79, of Goshen, Ind., formerly of Traverse City, died Feb. 15.

• Frances K. Cazier, 94, of Traverse City, died April 3.

• R. L. “Len” Carefoot, 89, of Traverse City, died June 20; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Ross H. Wamsley, 65, of Traverse City, died Aug. 5; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Betty Jean Stacy, 87, of Fife Lake, died Aug. 10; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Ruth Louise Brakel, 96, of Traverse City, died Aug. 12; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Patricia Lucy Coats, 75, of Traverse City, died Aug. 12; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Virginia Hemming, 93, of Traverse City, died Aug. 12; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Keith Kennedy, 95, of Traverse City, died Aug. 12; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• James W. McIntyre, 70, of Traverse City, died Aug. 13; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Joan Louise Oakley, 83, of Interlochen, died Aug. 14; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

• Vincent W. Brown, 53, of Fife Lake, died Aug. 16; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

• Howard Wayne Kiser, of Traverse City, died Aug. 17; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

LEELANAU

• Max A. Finton, 96, of Northport, died Aug. 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Peter Shepard Burr, 80, of Washington, D.C. and Leland, died Aug. 12.

• Donna M. Perry, 56, of Glen Arbor, died Aug. 12; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Leon E. Kenney, 69, of Cedar, died Aug. 15; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Rose M. Send, 90, of Suttons Bay, died Aug. 15; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

MANISTEE

• Verssell “Bert” Eugene Clements, 83, of Brethren, died Aug. 16; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• Mary Kathryn Short, 87, of Bear Lake, died Aug. 16; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

MISSAUKEE

• Eunice Marie Mrosz, 88, of McBain, died July 15.

• William Stephen “Billy” Hunt, 37, of Lake City, died Aug. 12.

OTSEGO

• Joseph Carlin, 89, of Gaylord, died Aug. 1.

• Frank P. “Paul” Savalli, 67, of Gaylord, died Aug. 7; Gaylord Community Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Kenneth Holly, 58, of Gaylord, died Aug. 10; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Arlene Showinsky, 87, of Gaylord, died Aug. 11; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Caroline Gottman, 92, of Gaylord, died Aug. 14; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

WEXFORD

• Phyllis B. Flechsig, 84, of Cadillac, died June 28.

• Cliff Berry, 68, of Manton, died July 28.

• Deloris Ann Tippit, 75, of Cadillac, died July 28.

• Alexander Craig Adam, 68, of Buckley, died Aug. 2

• Russell Paul Peterson, 90, of Cadillac, died Aug. 2.

• Margaret J. Hodges, 80, of Cadillac, died Aug. 4.

• Lester “Bud” Miller, 94, of Mesick, died Aug. 5.

• Larry Donald Curtis, 70, of Cadillac, died Aug. 8.

• Viva Luella Perry, 83, of Manton, died Aug. 9.

• Steveanna Puruleski, 99, of Cadillac, died Aug. 9.

• Pamela Lou Stoll, 61, of Cadillac, died Aug. 9.

• Dixie Lee Sutton, 62, of Cadillac, died Aug. 9.

• Paul Charles Ferris Sr., 78, of Cadillac, died Aug. 12.