• 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

  • Ruth Klein, 98, of Elk Rapids, died April 23; Covell Funeral Home, Elk Rapids.
  • Hugh D. MacMaster Jr., 87, of Alden, died Aug. 14; Mortensen Funeral Home, Bellaire.
  • Mardy A. Janisse, 47, of Elk Rapids, died Aug. 16; Mortensen Funeral Home, Central Lake.
  • Bernard E. Conway, 84, of Mancelona, died Aug. 18.
  • Dennis L. Hittle Sr., 72, of Alden, died Aug. 18.
  • Wayne Potter, 64, of Central Lake, died Aug. 18.
  • Ronald W. Davis Jr., of Mancelona, died Aug. 19.
  • Roger S. Pirtle, 76, of Mancelona, died Aug. 19.
  • Patricia A. Hoig, 61, of Mancelona, died Aug. 21; Green Funeral Home, Atlanta.

BENZIE

CHARLEVOIX

  • Scott G. Shepherd, 55, of East Jordan, died Aug. 1.
  • Carl O. Schuelter, 73, of Boyne City, died Aug. 7.
  • Ward Mihelich, 80, of Boyne City, died Aug. 14.
  • Shirley Golovich, 93, of Charlevoix, died Aug. 18.
  • Marion Stetson, 80, of Walloon Lake, died Aug. 18.
  • Kenneth A. Heininger, 100, of Charlevoix, died Aug. 19.

CHEBOYGAN

CRAWFORD

  • Marilyn J. Townley, 81, of Grayling, died Aug. 20.

EMMET

  • James Bellmer, 82, of Alanson, died Aug. 21.
  • Paul “Fred” Gross Jr., 66, of Petoskey, died Aug. 21.

GRAND TRAVERSE

  • Lou Girard, 88, of Traverse City, died June 19; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Bernadine E. Apsey, of Interlochen, died Aug. 9.
  • Richard Ranville, of Traverse City, died Aug. 9; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • John P. Mueller, of Traverse City, died Aug. 14.
  • Patricia A. Plumley, of Traverse City, died Aug. 14; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Frank Wheeler, 74, of Traverse City, died Aug. 14; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Gerald C. Dennis Sr., 89, of Traverse City, died Aug. 15; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Marian D. Stoddard, of Traverse City, died Aug. 15; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Annabel L. Hains, of Traverse City, died Aug. 16; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • James A. Peckham, 80, of Traverse City, died Aug. 16.
  • Heriberto J. Banda, 51, of Traverse City, died Aug. 17; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Martin Devolder, 60, of Kingsley, died Aug. 18; Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.
  • Dr. Richard J. Kratochvil, 92, of Traverse City, died Aug. 18; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Phyllis N. Murdock, 90, of Traverse City, died Aug. 18; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Arlene J. Albrecht, 81, of Karlin, died Aug. 21; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.

KALKASKA

  • Joyce Brackenbury, 77, of Rapid City, died Aug. 16; Kalkaska Funeral Home, Kalkaska.

LEELANAU

  • Karen M. Belanger, 67, of Lake Leelanau, died Aug. 8; Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.
  • Thomas W. Deering, 63, of Northport, died Aug. 17; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.
  • Katha “Kay” F. Walter, 86, of Punta Gorda, Florida, formerly of Cedar, died Aug. 17; Farley Funeral Home, Venice, Florida.
  • Christine M. Lhamon, 41, of Suttons Bay, died Aug. 20; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.
  • Wendell Schaller, 90, summer resident of Leelanau County, died Aug. 21; Haller Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Ohio.

MANISTEE

  • John K. Nolan, 71, of Onekama, died Aug. 14.
  • Stanley H. Rennie, 73, of Arcadia, died Aug. 14.
  • Peter J. Cooper, 35, formerly of Brown Township, died Aug. 16.
  • Vernita A. Mowry, 90, of Manistee, died Aug. 17.
  • Susan A. Lindeman, 65, of Manistee, died Aug. 21.

MISSAUKEE

  • Tashina M. Craft, 38, of Lake City, died Aug. 15.
  • Michael F. Szczepanik, 83, of Moorestown, died Aug. 17.
  • Donna F. Parks, 84, of Lake City, died Aug. 20.

OTSEGO

  • Louise A. Case, 83, of Gaylord, died Aug. 14.
  • Geneva A. Douglas, 89, of Vanderbilt, died Aug. 14; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.
  • Phillip Slotwinski, 70, of Gaylord, died Aug. 15.
  • Shirley A. Sewell, 79, of Gaylord, died Aug. 17.
  • Robert L. Thomas, 87, of Gaylord, died Aug. 17.
  • June Bobish, 103, of Gaylord, died Aug. 19.
  • Dorothy M. Nowak, 82, of Gaylord, died Aug. 19.

WEXFORD

  • Beverly Terrian, 62, formerly of Cadillac, died Aug. 3.
  • Sally J. Sageman, 69, of Canton and Cadillac, died Aug. 13.
  • Doris I. Oligney, 92, of Cadillac, died Aug. 14.
  • Kathleen R. Langworthy, 58, of Cadillac, died Aug. 16.
  • Peter R. Bernek, of Cadillac, died Aug. 20.

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