• Cadillac

    Robert E. Weiger

    EVART — Robert E. Weiger, of Evart, formerly of Midland, passed away peacefully Tuesday June 4, 2019 at Samaritas Senior Living in Cadillac. He was 90.

  • Escanaba

    Sheila Faye Holmes

    Sheila Faye Holmes June 6, 2019 CORNELL — Sheila Faye Holmes, 69, of 37451 County Road 426, Cornell (Arnold), passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at her home. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m., Saturday, June 15, at the Wells Township Hall in Arnold. Memorial services celebrating the life of Sheila will follow at …

  • Escanaba

    Robert Ernest Gifford

    Robert Ernest Gifford June 6, 2019 STONINGTON — Robert Ernest Gifford, 92, of Stonington, passed from Earth to Heaven on Tuesday, June, 4, 2019, at Christian Park Healthcare Center in Escanaba. He was born in Hudson, Ohio, on Oct. 26, 1926, of parents Ellen Blanche (Gibson) Gifford and Herbert Frank Gifford, the third of four …

  • Farwell

    Leon Gamble Jr

    Leon Arnold Gamble, Jr.- age 91 of Farwell, departed this life on May 6, 2019. Leon was born on February 24, 1928 in Boyne City, the son of Leon Arnold and Tressa Mae (Brunges) Gamble, Sr. Leon p …

  • Flint

    Robert C. Jennings

    JENNINGS, Robert C. – Of Flint, age 68, died Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at McLaren-Flint. Funeral service will be held 11am Monday, June 10, 2019 View full obituary

  • Flint

    Gene Lamar Berry

    BERRY, Gene Lamar – Of Flint, age 72, died Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Kith Haven Nursing Home. A memorial service will be held 11am View full obituary

  • Houghton

    Thomas ‘Shakey’ Neher

    Thomas ‘Shakey’ Neher June 6, 2019 HANCOCK — Thomas “Shakey” Neher, 80, a well-known former business owner in Hancock, passed away on Monday, June 3, 2019, at the UP-Health Marquette Hospital, following a short illness. Tom was born on June 19, 1938, in Hancock, a son of the late Joseph and Genevie (Ryan) Neher. He was …

  • Houghton

    Elaine Louise Aro

    Elaine Louise Aro June 6, 2019 BALTIC — Elaine Louise Aro, 88, of Baltic, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at the Houghton County Medical Care Facility in Hancock, following a lengthy illness. Prior to entering the nursing home, she had been residing at Garden View Assisted Living in Calumet. She was born in …

  • Houghton

    Lillian E. “Effie” Messer

    Lillian E. “Effie” Messer June 6, 2019 BARAGA — Lillian E. “Effie” Messer, 73, of Baraga, MI passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at UP Health System, Portage in Hancock. Funeral services for Effie will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, June 7, 2019, at the Reid Funeral Service and Chapel in LáAnse, with Father Corey Litzner …

  • Houghton

    Reverend Dale J. Kemppainen

    Reverend Dale J. Kemppainen June 6, 2019 DURHAM, N.C. — Reverend Dale J. Kemppainen, 81, a resident of Durham, North Carolina, passed away on June 2, 2019. He was born on February 19, 1938, in Bruce Crossing, to the late John and Viola (Korri) Kemppainen. He grew up in Chassell, where he attended local schools. He graduated from …

  • Houghton

    Dr. Frank Chiles Praeger

    Dr. Frank Chiles Praeger June 6, 2019 HOUGHTON — Dr. Frank Chiles Praeger, 85, of Houghton, died on Sunday, May 26, 2019, at the Omega House, after a lengthy battle against heart disease. He was buried in the Chassell Township Cemetery on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, attended by his wife, Dr. Betzabe Praeger and friends. Frank was …

  • Houghton

    Christopher Krans

    Christopher Krans June 6, 2019 MCDONOUGH, GA — Christopher Krans, 34, a resident of McDonough, Georgia, passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, on Thursday, May 30, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Laurium, with Pastor Bryan …