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

  • Marilyn Smith, 86, of Torch Lake, died July 6; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.
  • Reece R. Isenhart, 26, of Elk Rapids, died July 7; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Allen J. John, 70, of Kewadin, died, July 8; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.
  • Rebecca K. Travis, 49, of Elk Rapids, died July 11; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.

BENZIE

  • William D. Dodge, 63, of Honor, died Oct. 24, 2018; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.
  • James Kirt, of Beulah, died March 28; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Benzonia.
  • Donald L. Pierce, 76, of Benzonia, died July 4; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.
  • Ronald E. Edinger, 60, of Honor, died July 5.
  • Betty M. Wilcox, of Benzie County, died July 6; Jowett Family Funeral Home, Benzonia.
  • Elaine R. Alvarez Frost, 87, of Lake Ann, died July 9; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

CRAWFORD

  • Barry J. Van Guilder, 70, of Grayling, died July 7; Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home, Grayling.

GRAND TRAVERSE

  • Kathleen M. Brooks, of Redmond, Oregon, formerly of Traverse City, died Sept. 29, 2018.
  • Virginia Schafer, 72, of Tennessee Colony, Texas, formerly of Traverse City, died Oct. 15, 2018.
  • Daniel L. Deering, 84, of Traverse City, died March 15; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Talmage G. Hiebert, 94, of Traverse City, died May 3; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Donald J. Phillips, 80, summer resident of Traverse City, died June 3.
  • Arline Stowe, 86, of Traverse City, died June 15; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Paul J. Saxton Sr., 77, formerly of Traverse City, died June 22; Clock Funeral Home, Muskegon.
  • Jeffrey A. Waldeck, 58, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, formerly of Traverse City, died June 24.
  • James M. Veda, 69, of Traverse City, died June 26; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Donald B. Chartier, 91, of Traverse City, died June 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Daniel L. Garber, 70, of Traverse City, died June 30; Oak Grove Funeral Home, Manistee.
  • Dorothy Greenman, 106, of Monett, Missouri, formerly of Fife Lake, died July 3; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Lawrence R. Stephenson, 83, of Traverse City, died July 3; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Lucile J. Dunham, 91, of Grawn, died July 4; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • John C. Weber II, of Traverse City, died July 4; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Elizabeth E. Chiappini, 72, of Traverse City, died July 5; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Sharon Y. Graves, of Kingsley, died July 6; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.
  • Tammy S. Hubschneider, of Williamsburg, died July 7; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Robin T. Mick, 56, of Williamsburg, died July 8; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Diane S. Hall, 58, of Traverse City, died July 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Peter Nesteruk, 88, formerly of Traverse City, died July 9; Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Ellen P. Pfeuffer, 90, of Traverse City, died July 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Jane V. Schwarz, of Traverse City, died July 9; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.
  • Kenneth A. Van Cleve, 68, of Traverse City, died July 9; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Dorothy J. Hanell, 90, of Traverse City, died July 10; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Robert L. Schultz, of Traverse City, died July 10; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

LEELANAU

  • Virginia Eitzen, 93, of Cedar, died July 3; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.
  • Lucie A. Dunklow-Burkhardt, 79, of Lake Leelanau, died July 5; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.
  • Mary L. Schaub, 70, of Lake Leelanau, died July 5; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

WEXFORD

  • Cynthia M. Schichtel, of Buckley, died July 5; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Elinore C. Spoering, 94, of Cadillac, died July 6; Burkholder Funeral Home, McBain.

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