Traverse City Record-Eagle

January 15, 2012

Deaths in the Region: 01/15/2012


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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

"¢ Susan Kay Medley, 58, of Mancelona, died Jan. 7; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Clarence Boss, 86, of Ellsworth, died Jan. 7; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.

"¢ Clarence V. "Sonny" Bennett, 82, of Bellaire, died Jan. 8; Gephart Funeral Home, Bay City.

"¢ Melvin Dewey, 86, of Alden, died Jan. 8; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Eugene W. Dunning, 77, of Mancelona, died Jan. 11; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

"¢ Donald E. Marsh Jr., 73, of South Haven, formerly of Central Lake, died Jan. 11; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.

"¢ Vivian M. Kowalski, 90, of Antrim County, died Jan. 13; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.



BENZIE

"¢ Elizabeth Jane Charters, 76, of Frankfort, died Jan. 6; Jowett Family Funeral Homes, Benzonia.

"¢ Barbara Lou Maier, 81, of Frankfort, died Jan. 10; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

"¢ Janet V. Sorensen, 86, of Benzonia, died Jan. 12; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort and Benzonia.

"¢ Luanne Buzzell,75, of Frankfort, died Jan. 13; Jowett Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Frankfort.



CHARLEVOIX

"¢ Clarence Boss, 86, of Ellsworth, died Jan. 7; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.

"¢ Linda K. Force, 74, of Boyne City, died Jan. 9; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

"¢ Alice Hinkley, 101, of Melrose Township, died Jan. 10; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.



CHEBOYGAN

"¢ Janette H. Watkins, 85, of Cheboygan, died Jan. 3; Brietzke Funeral Home, Roger City.



EMMET

"¢ Scott Patrick (Chouinard) Lockwood, formerly of Petoskey, died Nov. 29; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Jude T. Fusco, 76, of Petoskey and Colorado, died Dec. 18.

"¢ Betty Joan Davis, 75, of Satsuma, Fla., formerly of Pellston, died Jan. 4.

"¢ Donald L. Jordan, 78, of Carp Lake, died Jan. 7; Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, Petoskey.



GRAND TRAVERSE

"¢ Leah Michael Christine Leonard, 26, formerly of Interlochen, died Nov. 19, 2011.

"¢ Technical Sgt. Matthew Schwartz, 34, died Jan. 4; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Sean DeVincent, 28, of Traverse City, died Jan. 5; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Barbara L. Bolek, of Traverse City, died Jan. 6; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Patricia L. (Bohn) Strong, of Traverse City, died Jan. 6; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Elsie Tanner, 82, of Traverse City, died Jan. 6; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Oliver Bly Tompkins, 87, formerly of Traverse City, died Jan. 6; Kroeze-Wolffis Funeral Home, Fremont.

"¢ Dr. Richard L. Varley, 87, of Williamsburg, died Jan. 6; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Robert D. Griffin, 71, of Grawn, died Jan. 7; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Vera E. Naymick, 90, of Traverse City, died Jan. 7; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Arthur Lester Crain, 64, of Kingsley, died Jan. 8; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ Patricia A. Limina, 76, of Traverse City, died Jan. 8; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Jeana (Wambold) O'Kane, 46, of Traverse City, died Jan. 8; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Rosemary Standfest, 64, of Williamsburg, died Jan. 8; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Phyllis Louise Manville, 85, of Traverse City, died Jan. 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Deborah C. Robinson, 59, of Kingsley, died Jan. 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Victoria Rosalie Clark, 90, of Traverse City, died Jan. 10; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Helen L. Johnson, 81, of Kingsley, died Jan. 10; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ James M. McCartney, 82, of Traverse City, died Jan. 10; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Olton Traverse "Bud" Apeseche, 89, of Traverse City, died Jan. 11; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Patricia Ann Kelly-Vanneque, 58, of Traverse City, died Jan. 11; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ William Jay Houghton, 70, of Kinglsey, died Jan. 13; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

"¢ Roberta Elizabeth Hogarth, 96, of Lansing, formerly of Rapid City, died Jan. 5; Michigan Cremation Company, Grand Rapids.

"¢ Ray Warner, 73, of Rapid City, died Jan. 10; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

"¢ James S. Peters Jr., 50, of Kalkaska, died Jan. 13; Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.



LEELANAU

"¢ Emery Boudreau Milroy, 82, of Empire, died Dec. 31; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ Irvin G. Sutherland, of Maple City, died Jan. 1; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Elbridge Lawrence "Larry" Price, 87, of Cedar, died Jan. 4; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

"¢ Margaret Ann "Peggy" Renwick, 79, of Lake Leelanau, died Jan. 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Elaine (Irma) Witschger Ricker, 79, of Bonita Springs, Fla., formerly of Glen Arbor, died Jan. 10; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

"¢ Josephine M. Olmsted, 67, of Suttons Bay, died Jan. 12; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.



MANISTEE

"¢ Raechel Ellen Holm, 30, of Manistee, died Jan. 3; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.

"¢ James J. Chycinski, 72, of Manistee, died Jan. 11; Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee.

"¢ Warren Charles Goorhouse Jr., 67, of Manistee, died Jan. 12; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.



MISSAUKEE

"¢ Clifford Allyn Baker, 67, of Gladstone and Pahrump, Nev., formerly of Lake City, died Dec. 30.

"¢ William E. Roberts Jr., 89, of Lake City, died Jan. 9; Young Funeral Home, Lake City.



OTSEGO

"¢ Pearl Peurach, 81, of Gaylord, died Jan. 9; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Catherine Klein, 90, of Elmira, died Jan. 10; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

"¢ Arthur Hill, 54, of Vanderbilt, died Jan. 12; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.



WEXFORD

"¢ Erma A. "Grannie" Mizell, 94, of Cadillac, died Jan. 6; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.

"¢ The Rev. Toby J. Stadden, of Cadillac, died Jan. 8; Green Funeral Home.

"¢ Kenneth N. John, 77, of Cadillac, died Jan. 9; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.