Mitchell Nantell

Mitchell Alexander Nantell, 38, of Atlantic Mine, MI, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 4, 2023, at his home with his parents by his side. Mitchell was born on June 9, 1984, to Gregory and Diane (Beisell) Nantell, in Escanaba, MI. He attended the Learning Center until age 25. During those years, Mitch participated in […] Read More 

Terrence B. “Terry” DeLoughary

ESCANABA, MI – Terrence B. “Terry” DeLoughary, 84, of Bark River, passed away on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He was born on February 12th, 1938, in Escanaba, the son of Harold T. and Leona A. (Kaiser) DeLoughary. Terry was raised in the Eustis area and graduated from Bark River-Harris High […] Read More 

Obituary for Maurice Thompson at C.S. Mulder Funeral Home

Maurice Moe Thompson, age 33, of Escanaba, MI passed away on November 13, 2022, at his home. Moe was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan on June 5, 1989. He graduated from Brimley High School with the class of 2007. He worked applying Line-ex spray on finishes. Moe enjoyed shooting Read More 

Obituary for Ronald E. Trudell Bowerman Funeral Home, Inc.

Obituary for Ronald E. Trudell Escanaba / Trenary Ronald Trudell, age 90, formerly from Trenary, Michigan died Wednesday, July 27th, 2022 at his home in Escanaba, Michigan, under the loving care of his wife and OSF… Read More 

Obituary for Viola “Vi” Oja at Bjork & Zhulkie Funeral Home Inc

Escanaba, MI- Viola Olive Vi Oja, age 91, former Ishpeming resident, currently of 4951 Whisper 18.8 Lane Escanaba, MI, passed away on Friday, September 30, 2022, at UP Health System Marquette. Viola was born in Ishpeming, Michigan on June 26, 1931, the daughter of the late Swante and Edith Tuomi Read More 

Elmer ‘Bud’ A. Bessonen

ESCANABA, MI – Elmer “Bud” A. Bessonen, age 84, of Escanaba, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2022 at his home in Escanaba. On February 2, 1938, a son was born to Mr. and Mrs. Elmer A. Bessonen of Allouez, MI. He was named Elmer A. Bessonen, Jr. (aka Bud Bessonen). In 1942, the family moved […] Read More 

Obituary for Dennis James St. Ours at Fausett Funeral Homes-MSTQ

Dennis James St. Ours, age 62, passed away unexpectedly at Aurora Bay Area Medical Center on November 6, 2022. He was born in Escanaba, MI on March 7, 1960, the son of Harley Edward and Marlene Marie Guertin St. Ours. Dennis attended schools in Engadine, MI and graduated from Engadine Read More 

Obituary for Marjorie T. Blomshield at Gephart Funeral Home, Inc.

Marjorie passed away Saturday, October 22, 2022 at Saginaw Senior Care and Rehab Center at the age of 82 years. She was born in Escanaba, Michigan on May 9, 1940 to the late Victor and Eva Rousseau Groth. She married Allan J. Blomshield on December 2, 1972 and he preceded Read More 

Obituary for Shirley Ann Weeks at Lake Funeral Home-Saranac

Shirley Ann Weeks age 80 of Saranac passed away October 7, 2022. She was born July 21, 1942 in Escanaba, Michigan the daughter of Lenni and Evelyn Lorenson Kolli. Shirley went to Rapid River High school graduating with the class of 1960. She was born and raised in the Stonington, Read More 

Obituary for Conrad Gibbs McNamara at MacAlpine Funeral Home, Inc

On Saturday, August 27, 2022, Conrad Gibbs McNamara aka, Mac passed away at the age of 90. He was born on March 4, 1932 in Escanaba, Michigan and grew up in the town of Ubly. He attended Ubly High School and was very athletic. He excelled in every sport he Read More