Traverse City Record-Eagle

September 8, 2013

Deaths in the Region: 09/08/2013


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

• William Wilson, of Beulah, died July 30; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

• Charles Lyman Pardee, 77, of Kewadin, died Aug. 27; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Daniel L. Atkinson, 72, of Mancelona, died Sept. 4; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

• Richard J. Fyan, 75, of Central Lake, died Sept. 4; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

BENZIE

• Kenneth Robert Jass, of Frankfort, died Aug. 1; Jowett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Frankfort.

• William Roltsch, 94, of Beulah, died Aug. 31; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

• Janet E. Harwood, 74, of Frankfort, died Sept. 1; Jowett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Benzonia.

• Terrell “Terry” L. Oderkirk, 76, of Honor, died Sept. 2; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

• Mary Eleanor Longstreet, 84, of Manton, died Sept. 3; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

• Mary Lou Haase Patee, 91, of Benzonia, died Sept. 4; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

CHARLEVOIX

• Anthony John Lucas Sr., 45, of Charlevoix, died Aug. 29; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

• Anita H. Wimmer, 88, of Charlevoix, died Aug. 29; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

• Angeline G. Borths, 88, of Charlevoix, died Aug. 31; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.

• Jean Limron, of Boyne City, passed away Sept. 4; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

• Mary Lou Davis, 64, of East Jordan, died Sept. 5; Penzien Funeral Home, East Jordan.

CHEBOYGAN

• Victoria C. Sanborn, of Hudson, formerly of Cheboygan, died Sept. 4; Brown-Van Hemert Funeral Home, Hudson.

CRAWFORD

• Ronald Joseph Doe Sr., 71, of Grayling, died Aug. 29; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

• Margaret Ruth Springs, 89, of Durand, formerly of Grayling, died Aug. 29.

• Helen Proulx, 91, of Grayling, died Aug. 31; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

EMMET

• Arthur “Art” J. Schmitt, 89, of Petoskey, died Aug. 29; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Roger H. Dell, 71, of Petoskey, died Sept. 2; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Mildred Lutz, 94, of Alanson, died Sept. 2; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

• Ronald D. Williamson Sr., 70, of Levering, died Sept. 3; Chagnon Funeral Home, Onaway.

GRAND TRAVERSE

• Bertha Ruthardt, 98, of Traverse City, died Aug. 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• James Frederick Borcherdt, 65, of Traverse City, died Aug. 27; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Daniel A. Bugai, 62, of Cedar and Traverse City, died Aug. 28; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Forest B. “Frosty” Worthman, 83, of Traverse City, died Aug. 30; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home.

• Melvin E. Lear, 74, of Williamsburg, died Aug. 31; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home.

• Robert E. Pearson, 90, of Grand Rapids, formerly of Traverse City, died Aug. 31; Arsulowicz Brothers Mortuary, Grand Rapids.

• Jerry A. Polach, 96, of Traverse City, died Sept. 2; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Lola Mary Zaremba, of Traverse City and Fort Myers, Fla., died Sept. 3; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• John Richard Freethy, formerly of Traverse City, died Sept. 4.

• Carol M. McNamara, 79, of Traverse City, died Sept. 4; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Laverne Alice O’Neil, 81, of Traverse City, died Sept. 5; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Margaret Elizabeth Nagy, 90, of Traverse City, died Sept. 6; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Ethel Mae Fasel, 83, of Traverse City, died Sept. 7; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

• Dewayne P. Tuller, 59, of Rapid City, died Sept. 1; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Lois E. Ziegler, 65, of Rapid City, died Sept. 3; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Robert E. Hoedsema, 69, of Kalkaska, died Sept. 4; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.

LEELANAU

• Irene (Popa) Walters, 91, of Cedar, died Aug. 26; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Marjorie Barrett, 97, of Glen Arbor, died Aug. 30; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

MANISTEE

• Jean Cahill Trew, 89, of Manistee, died Aug. 30; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

• Paul J. Brown, 89, of Manistee, died Aug. 31; Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Manistee.

• Lillian M. Overmyer, 95, of Montrose, formerly of Copemish, died Sept. 3; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

OTSEGO

• Christopher Boughner, 23, of Gaylord, died Aug. 29; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Clark Bates, 81, of Gaylord, died Aug. 31; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Neomi Simons, 62, of Gaylord, died Sept. 3; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Thomas C. Sebold, 84, of Gaylord and Ft. Myers Beach, Fla., died Sept. 5; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

WEXFORD

• Heather Marie Mead, 35, of Cadillac, died Aug. 27.

• Richard Lee Murphey, 71, of Cadillac, died Aug. 30.

• William Wesley Powell, 77, of Cadillac, died Aug. 30.

• Jamey Maitland, 41, of Boon, died Aug. 31.

• Judith R. Pylkas, 70, of Cadillac, died Aug. 30.

• Gary A. Anderson, 59, of Cadillac, died Sept. 3.

• Mary Eleanor Longstreet, 84, of Manton, died Sept. 3.

• Wallace Lowell Sours, 83, of Cadillac, died Sept. 5.

• Carl Wade Cox, 72, of Cadillac, died Sept. 2.