• Royal Oak,  Troy

    Paul, Daniel Joseph

    Daniel Joseph Paul passed away suddenly on May 27, 2019 at the age of 54 in Troy, Michigan. Dan was born September 29, 1964 in Mt. Clemens, MI to Lawrence and Lora Paul. He graduated from L’Anse …

  • Royal Oak,  Troy

    Vodicka, James F.

    Passed away on May 24, 2019, Age 67. Son of the late Frank and Isabel. Brother of Dianne Danko. Uncle of Wendy (Danko) Modena and Christopher Danko. Funeral Service Saturday, June 1, 11 AM at the …

  • Royal Oak,  Troy

    Ward, James A.

    Jim passed away peacefully on May 29, 2019 at the age of 84. Beloved husband of Susan. Loving father of James A. Ward, Jr. (Doris), Michael Ward, Julie Tingey (Art), Heather Ward, Meg Schulte, and …

  • Royal Oak,  Troy

    Seyferth, Virginia M.

    Virginia M. Seyferth, 91, of Metro Detroit, Michigan, passed away May 25, 2019. She was surrounded by an abundance of family and had the wonderful opportunity to spend time with her seven children, …

  • Royal Oak,  Troy

    Uzelac, Nicholas

    This obituary will be updated. Nicholas Uzelac, May 25, 2019. Age 100. Beloved husband of Ethyl for 78 years. Cherished father of Bob (Ellen) and Sharon Abbate. Father-in-law of Nathaniel. …

  • Saginaw

    Jack Springberg

    Jack Springberg age 75 passed away May 22, 2019 after a brief illness in Saginaw, Michigan. Jack was born March 7, 1944 in Cadillac, Michigan, son of the late Carl and Waneta Springberg. Jack …

  • Saginaw

    Gary O. Breidinger

    Gary O. Breidinger Roscommon, Michigan Formerly of St. Charles, Michigan Beloved husband, father, papa and friend passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at his home with his loving family at his side …

  • Royal Oak,  Troy

    Stubbs, Stephen Owen

    This obituary will be updated. Steve passed away in Jupiter, FL on April 22, 2019 surrounded by the love of his family. Age 84. Longtime resident of the Detroit area. Proud Graduate of Cranbrook …

  • Houghton Lake

    Edward Leroy ‘Buddy’ Dietrick

      Edward Leroy “Buddy” Dietrick, 74, Roscommon, died May 22, 2019, at home. A service was held May 25 at Christler Funeral Home, Houghton Lake Chapel. He was born Oct. 4, 1944, in Ft. Wayne, IN, the son of Edward and Catherine (Kennedy) Dietrick. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He spent most of his life on his Markey Township property. He worked as a die setter/welder/hilo driver for SEMCO in West Branch. He enjoyed fishing, and was a movie buff. He also loved to read and work with coloring books. Preceding him in death were his parents; brother, Raymond Dietrick; and two sisters, Alma Rose…

  • Elsie,  Ithaca,  St. Johns,  St. Louis

    Cleon Platner

         Cleon Leroy Platner, age 82 of Dimondale, MI, passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Eaton Community Palliative Care, Charlotte, MI.      Funeral Services will be held at Smith Family Funeral Homes Elsie, MI on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 1:00 P.M., with Pastor Ava Williams officiating.  Burial will take place at Riverside Cemetery, Elsie, MI.  Visitation will be held on Monday, June 3, 2019 from 11-1 P.M. at the funeral home prior to the…

  • Escanaba

    Anna Marie (Sundling) Sprunger

    Anna Marie (Sundling) Sprunger May 30, 2019 COOKS Mich. — Anna Marie (Sundling) Sprunger, 59, of Cooks, Mich. died due to heart complications on May 26, 2019. She was born in Escanaba on Jan. 23, 1960, the daughter of Harry E. and Carolyn M. (Lake) Sundling of Isabella. She attended Big Bay de Noc schools and went on to obtain her …

  • Escanaba

    Donald Carlton Harrison

    Donald Carlton Harrison May 30, 2019 NICEVILLE Fla. — Don passed away peacefully in his sleep with his loving wife Ruth, of 63 years, by his side, Don was born July 2 1936, to Earl and Mary (Hinkle) Harrison. He was raised in Escanaba and attended Escanaba public schools. He made the Air Force his career for 23 years of active …

  • Escanaba

    Peter J. Kutches

    Peter J. Kutches May 30, 2019 NORTON SHORES Mich. — Mr. Peter John Kutches, 85, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Peter was the 10th child of 13, first generation born in Escanaba, on Feb. 3, 1934, to John and Dorothy (Karabon) Kutches, immigrants from Croatia. He was a very private and …

  • Flint

    Rebecca Spinney

    SPINNEY, Rebecca, of Flint Township, age 50, died Friday, May 17, 2019 at her residence.  Cremation has taken place. View full obituary

  • Flint

    Jolene Marie Davis

    DAVIS, Jolene Marie, age 68, of Webberville, died Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Sparrow Hospital, Lansing.  Cremation has taken place. View full obituary

  • Flint

    Dorisetta Wallace

    WALLACE, Ms. Dorisetta -age 49, of Flint, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Hurley Medical Center.  Arrangements are incomplete at this time. View full obituary

  • Houghton

    Reino J. Tuominen

    Reino J. Tuominen May 30, 2019 SOUTH RANGE — Reino J. Tuominen, 90, a resident of South Range, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at the Houghton County Medical Care Facility. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, June 3, 2019, at the Mountain View Mortuary in South Range. Visitation will be one hour …

  • Houghton

    Thomas A. Manniko

    Thomas A. Manniko May 30, 2019 CALUMET — Thomas A. Manniko, 85, a resident of Calumet, passed away on Monday, April 15, 2019. He was born on January 1, 1934, in Calumet, to Albert and Katherine (McPhillips) Manniko. He attended the local schools. On June 10, 1961, he married Janet Johnson in Calumet. For the 52 years …

  • Houghton

    Paul E. Coon

    Paul E. Coon May 30, 2019 HANCOCK — Paul E. Coon, Sr., 81, of Hancock, died on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at the Omega House in Houghton. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later from the O’Neill-Dennis Funeral Home of Hancock.

  • Houghton

    James G. Floyd

    James G. Floyd May 30, 2019 DODGEVILLE — James G. Floyd, 51, a resident of Dodgeville and Toivola, unexpectedly passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. The Memorial Chapel & Plowe Funeral Homes of Hancock are assisting the family with the arrangements, which are incomplete and will be announced at a later time.

  • Houghton

    George M. Burich

    George M. Burich May 30, 2019 HANCOCK — George M. Burich, 94, a resident of Hancock, passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at the Lighthouse at Hancock, following a lengthy illness.The Memorial Chapel & Plowe Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements, which are incomplete and will be announced at a …

  • Houghton

    Karl Presslein, Jr.

    Karl Presslein, Jr. May 30, 2019 L’ANSE — “Don’t get shook”, but Karl Presslein, Jr, 85, of L’Anse, passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019, with family at his side at his daughter’s home in Stillwater, Minnesota, following a brave battle with cancer. Karl was born on July 21, 1933, to Karl, Sr. and Gertrude …

  • Houghton

    Alvin John Mattila

    Alvin John Mattila May 30, 2019 COUER D’ALENE, Idaho — Alvin John Mattila, 88, of Couer d’Alene, Idaho, died on January 31, 2017. Alvin was born on November 5, 1928, on the Mattila family farm in Toivola, the eighth of thirteen children born to Samuel and Laura Mattila. Alvin was preceded in death by his parents, …

  • Ironwood

    Theresa C. Foryan

    HURLEY, Wis. – Theresa C. Foryan, 97, a lifelong resident of Hurley, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2019. She was born on Dec. 15, 1921, in Hurley, daughter of the late Silvio and Adelaide (Delboni) Ca…

  • Marquette

    Joseph Stanley Baczkowski

    Joseph Stanley Baczkowski May 29, 2019 MARQUETTE, MI – Joseph Stanley Baczkowski, age 69, of Marquette, entered eternal life Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at home, in the loving, comforting care of his family and staff of U.P. Home Health and Hospice, following a brief illness. Born January 5, 1950, in Detroit, the son of Joseph John …