Billie Crain

Billie Crain

Billie Louise (Bergmann) Crain passed away on July 13, 2018 at Grandvue Medical Care Facility. She was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan on July 13th, 1951 and was adopted as an infant by Bill and Arletta Bergmann of Charlevoix. She graduated Charlevoix High School Cum Laude in 1969, then studied liberal arts at Northwestern Michigan

Howard Rogers

Howard Rogers

The Lord’s timing is always perfect.  Howard was called to paradise two years to the day that his older brother, Jack, passed.  Howard was born at home in Bellaire on tax day 1939.  He was raised in Antrim County, the youngest of 3 brothers and two sisters.  He lived a bachelor life and enjoyed his

Elva Cowell

Elva Cowell

Elva P. Cowell,  97,of Eastport, passed away on July 6, 2018 at Munson Medical Center.  Funeral services will take place on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Central Lake Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes.  Visitation will be on Saturday from 5-7 p.m. also at the funeral home.  A full obituary will be

Zella Gooden

Zella Gooden

Zella “Betty” Gooden,  96, of Mancelona, passed away on July 2, 2018 at Meadow Brook Medical Care Facility.    Betty was born on October 4, 1921, in Detroit, the daughter of John and Catherine (Swibaker) Long.    Betty had a great sense of humor and the biggest joy in her life was her family.  She

Alan Beckwith

Alan Beckwith

Alan F. Beckwith, age 67 of Charlevoix passed away on July 1, 2018 at Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital.  No services are planned at this time.  Arrangements are being handled by the Winchester Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes. 

Karen Burns

Karen Burns

Karen L. Burns, age 63 passed away on June 25, 2018 at Bay Bluffs in Harbor Springs. Karen was born on March 2, 1955 in Petoskey to the late Marshall and Barbara (Morgan) Magee. She enjoyed spending her time biking especially doing the Dalmac Race, boating, camping and being a stay at home mom. Karen

Donna Wojan

Donna Wojan

Donna L. Wojan, 71, of Charlevoix passed away on June 24, 2018 at her home. She was born on May 7, 1947 in Multnomah County, Oregon. Donna helped build and open Donto Kennels on Barnard Road in 1976 and it was the first boarding and grooming service in Charlevoix. Her greatest joy in life was

Sally Taber

Sally Taber

Sally J. Taber, age 90 of Charlevoix passed away on June 21, 2018 at Meadowbrook Medical Care Facility.  A full obituary will be published at a later date.  Arrangements are being handled by the Winchester Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes. 

Diana Dewey

Diana Dewey

Diana M. Dewey, 60 of Mancelona passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family on June 17, 2018. Diana was born on January 28, 1958 in Detroit to Norman and Vera (Alexander) Maloney. She enjoyed playing computer games, going to the casino, traveling and camping. On June 12, 1999 Diana married Charles Dewey

Leslie Knoop

Leslie Knoop

Leslie Anne Knoop left this world on June 14, 2018 surrounded by more loving family and friends than she would have ever imagined would be with her. Leslie was born on September 13, 1967 in Hanover, Pennsylvania to Mike and Sue (Melhorn) Miller. She fought hard for three long painful years and was able to

David Childs

David Childs

David L. Childs, 59, of Bellaire passed away on June 13, 2018 at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City. David was born on October 11, 1958 in Dowagiac, MI to the late Lloyd and Shirley (Tinker) Childs. David loved being with his large family and enjoyed being able to see them often. He liked listening