Traverse City Record-Eagle

July 15, 2012

Deaths in the region 07/15/2012


TRAVERSE CITY — 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

• Wendell C. Richards, 78, of Elk Rapids, died July 1; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

• Edwin Lee Lyman, 72, of Mancelona, died July 5; Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kalkaska.

• Charles S. Badura, 87, of Mancelona, died July 11; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

• Patricia Watkins, 74, of Mancelona, died July 14; Mortensen Funeral Home, Mancelona.

 

BENZIE

• Gregory Thomas “Tom” Stibitz, of Holt, formerly of Frankfort and Munising, died July 5.

• Lucille L. (Vollmer) Glazier, 82, of Benzonia, died July 7; Jowett Family Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Benzonia.

• Douglas Patrick Gott, 41, of Thompsonville, died July 7; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Benzonia.

• Grayce Marie Nye, 90, of Frankfort, died July 11; Jowett Family Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Benzonia.

 

CHARLEVOIX

• Stephen D. Landon, 51, formerly of Charlevoix, died July 8; Hastings Funeral Home, Ellsworth.

 

CHEBOYGAN

• Scott R. Coe, 54, of Indian River, died July 7; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.

 

CRAWFORD

• Pamela Holzman, 61, of Grayling, died July 9; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

 

EMMET

• Frances Shirley Barton, 83, of Petoskey, died July 5; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.

• Frances D. Londo, 84, of Petoskey, died July 6; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.

 

GRAND TRAVERSE

• Alton “Tony” Solem, of Traverse City, died July 20, 2011.

• Mark R. Sommers, of Traverse City, died Dec. 2, 2011.

• Cheryl Lee Jasmund, 63, of Traverse City, died Dec. 6, 2011.

• Clifford Leroy Merrick, 90, of Kingsley, died Jan. 28; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Restituta “Christina” Tapaoan, 90, of Williamsburg, died June 3; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Michael Dennis Champ, 43, of Traverse City, died June 24; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• James R. “Jim” Serbin, 76, of Cape Canaveral, Fla., formerly of Traverse City, died July 4; Ammen Cremation Center and Funeral Care, Melbourne, Fla.

• Muriel K. Barnum, 95, of Lake Leelanau, died July 7; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Helen Glowacki, 89, of Traverse City and Lake Ann, died July 7; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Eldora L. Murringer, 77, of Copemish, died July 7; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Phyllis Jeanne Neason, 89, of Traverse City, died July 7; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Laura E. Owen, 91, of Traverse City, died July 7; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• David Elliott, 48, of Traverse City, died July 8; William Sullivan and Son Funeral Home, Royal Oak.

• Gerald L. Stuber, 88, of Traverse City, died July 8; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Arleen Eleanora Lacey, 86, of Traverse City, died July 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Jane King, 92, of Traverse City, died July 10; Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

• Bernetta Lardie, 84, of Traverse City, died July 10; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Evelyn L. Zeits, 90, of Traverse City, died July 10; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Robin Stewart Ennis, 52, of Traverse City, died July 11; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Wayne Arthur Strait, 75, of Williamsburg, died July 11; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Ross Robert French, 80, of Traverse City, Grawn and Galion, Ohio, died July 12; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Fred Waldo Cook, 88, of Traverse City, died July 13; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.

• Raymond Wayne Nelson “Jimmy” Byers, 76, of Traverse City, died July 13; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Margaret J. (Ockert) Nelson, 86, of Traverse City, died July 13; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Jack M. Schlosser, 74, of Traverse City, died July 13; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.



KALKASKA

• Glen Arthur Woodin, 69, of Grandville, formerly of South Boardman, died July 10; Barto Funeral Home.

 

LEELANAU

• Langdon G. Southwell, 87, of Suttons Bay, died June 16; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Robert G. “Bob” Whittaker Sr., 103, of Bingham Twp., died July 4; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Muriel K. Barnum, 95, of Lake Leelanau, died July 7; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.

• Edward Stanley Walters, 89, of Cedar, died July 7; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

• Catherine A. Caraher, 80, of Northport, died July 9; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

 

MANISTEE

• John G. Rulison Jr., 76, of Manistee, died June 27; Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee.

• Dennis Carl “Buck” Niemi, 63, of Kaleva, died July 7; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• Boyd Ervin Snover, 63, of Copemish, died July 7; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• Hazel Iola Wallace, 88, of Bear Lake, died July 8; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• Brenda Lee Smith, 53, of Copemish, died July 9; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• Carl David Teadt, 76, of Wellston, died July 9; Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva.

• John J. Albaites, 91, of Manistee, died July 10; Oak Grove Funeral Home, Manistee.

• Elizabeth P. Roe, 90, of Manistee, died July 11; Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee.

 

MISSAUKEE

• Lloyd H. Cowley, 80, of Lake City, died July 7; Young Funeral Home, Lake City.

 

OTSEGO

• Betty Decker, 83, of Gaylord, died July 7; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Albert Slack, 71, of Vanderbilt, died July 7; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Donna Hoyem, 54, of Gaylord, died July 11; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

• Edwin Weisel, 87, of Gaylord, died July 13; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

 

WEXFORD

• Sophia J. “Bubbles” Grahek, 92, of Cadillac, died July 6; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.

• Gloria Louise Breon, 75, of Cadillac, died July 12; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.