• Lenawee County

    Seth Farmer

    Seth Farmer, age 22, of Tecumseh died June 6, 2015, at his home.He was born Feb. 18, 1993, in Tecumseh, to Kelly (Ryan) Roesler and Trevor Farmer. Seth was a graduate of Tecumseh High School, Class of 2011.On Feb. 9, 2014, he became a father to Isaac Hal Farmer with fianceé Caitlyn Briggs, who both survive. He was employed at Eden Foods since November of 2013.Seth loved his role as a new father and he loved to hang out with all […] View Full Notice → Seth Farmer

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    Lavaun Mann

    Lavaun Mann, age 86, of Britton passed away on June 2, 2015, at the Evangelical Home of Saline with his family at his side. View Full Notice → Lavaun Mann

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    Alan Huss

    Alan Huss, 60, of Manitou Beach passed away June 4, 2015, at OSU James Cancer Hospital after a courageous 20-year battle with leukemia. View Full Notice → Alan Huss

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    Loraine Hill

    Loraine Hill, 89 years old, went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 31, 2015. Loraine battled dementia for a period of time, but remained God’s kind daughter until the end. Loraine was born in Hamilton, Ala., to Albert O. Green and Arizona Green on March 21, 1926. She graduated from Hamilton High School in 1944, shortly before locating to Adrian, Mich. She met her husband and best friend, Amos Hill, shortly after arriving in Adrian; they were married Dec. 21, […] View Full Notice → Loraine Hill

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    Barbara J. Parske

    Barbara J. Parske, age 78, of Adrian passed away Saturday, May 30, 2015, at Provincial House.She was born July 8, 1936, in Detroit, Mich., to Einard and Constance (Gunnari) Parske.As a recovering alcoholic, Barbara devoted her life to helping others with the same struggle. She was active in the local chapter of Alcoholics Anonymous, served as a substance abuse counselor and ran a half-way home in Jonesville, Mich., for many years. She also volunteered as a […] View Full Notice → Barbara J. Parske

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    James H. Cannon

    James H. Cannon, formerly of Adrian, Mich., passed away suddenly Saturday, May 30, 2015, at age 85 years. The son of the late Harold and Irene (Olson) Cannon, Jim was born Jan. 31, 1930, in Ironwood, Mich. In 1964, he came to Saginaw where he was employed at the Chevrolet parts plant and later retired from the General Motors plant in Adrian, Mich. He was a member of UAW Local No. 455. Funeral Liturgy will take place 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at St. Thomas […] View Full Notice → James H. Cannon

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    Bernard ‘Bernie’ F. Langmeyer

    Bernard “Bernie” F. Langmeyer, age 64, of Deerfield passed away May 23, 2015, at the Holland Hospital from injuries sustained in an auto accident.  He was born Oct. 3, 1950, in Adrian, Mich., to Paul and Karleen (Steves) Langmeyer. On May 14, 1988, he married Debra Wittman at the Deerfield United Methodist Church and she survives.Bernie owned and operated Red Maple Auto Body for several years and Red Maple Kennels, raising various breeds of dogs. He […] View Full Notice → Bernard ‘Bernie’ F. Langmeyer

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    Robert ‘Bud’ DeGroot

    Robert “Bud” DeGroot, age 86, of Adrian passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at his home under the loving care of his family and Hospice of Lenawee.Born Dec. 27, 1928, in Holloway, he was the only son of Edward and Ruth (Stradling) DeGroot. Bud graduated from Adrian High School with the class of 1946. He proudly served his country in the Army from 1955-57. On Aug. 1, 1948, Bud married Katharine Calkins; they celebrated 66 years of marriage.Bud retired from […] View Full Notice → Robert ‘Bud’ DeGroot

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    Elise Jean Hoben

    The world has lost an outstanding public servant with the death of Elise Jean Hoben.  Elise was born to Richard and Jean (Ansorge) Hoben on April 2, 1953, in Adrian, Mich., and passed away on May 23, 2015. Elise grew up in Adrian and attended Adrian Catholic Central High School and Adrian Senior High School. Elise graduated from Western Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in political science and received her master’s degree in public […] View Full Notice → Elise Jean Hoben

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    Margaret Anne Frownfelder

    Margaret “Peg” Anne Frownfelder, age 87, of Tecumseh died on May 17, 2015, at Lynwood Manor, Adrian. She was born on July 30, 1927, in Norfolk, Neb., to David and Johanna (Lang) Cossairt. On June 4, 1949, Peg married William C. Frownfelder in Adrian, Mich., and they enjoyed 46 years together.Peg retired as a registered nurse working at Bixby and Herrick hospitals for 30 years. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Tecumseh and the Tecumseh Players […] View Full Notice → Margaret Anne Frownfelder

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    Patricia S. Husband

    Patricia S. Husband, age 85, of Adrian passed away Thursday, May 21, 2015, at Promedica Bixby Hospital.  Arrangements are pending at Wagley Funeral Home.   View Full Notice → Patricia S. Husband

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    Wendell Cole

    Wendell Cole of Carver, Ky., passed from this Earth on Sunday, May 17, 2015. He drew his last breath and arrived into the arms of Jesus.Wendell is the father of 12 precious children, Kenneth (Joann) Cole, Rodney (Jane) Cole, Rickie Cole, Robert (Deb) Cole, Wendell Cole Jr., Andrew Dudley Cole (Tonya), Pamela Cole, Steve (C.J.) Flanders, Kathy Havens, Maureen (Steve) Huss, Robin Flanders (Mark) and JoAnne. Wendell enjoyed time spent with his 37 grandchildren and 44 great- […] View Full Notice → Wendell Cole

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    Douglas R. Bailey

    Douglas R. Bailey, age 56, of Adrian passed away at 1 a.m. Saturday, May 16, 2015, at MagnumCare.He was born April 16, 1959. Many people knew Douglas from Blissfield and Adrian. Due to ill health he has spent the past few years at MagnumCare.He is survived by three brothers, Edwin H. Bailey III, William T. Bailey and David R. Bailey. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert L. and Norma J. Bailey, and his stepmother, Beverly Bailey.His […] View Full Notice → Douglas R. Bailey

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    Celia Frances Flatt

    Celia Frances Flatt, age 87, of Tecumseh died Sunday, May 17, 2015, at home surrounded by her family.  She was born Aug. 20, 1927, in Jessamine County, Ky., to Freeman and Mona (Lunsford) Davis.Celia is survived by one daughter, Nola Ange of Tecumseh; a brother, Sam (Juanita) Davis of Ohio; three grandchildren, Scott White, Kelly White and Clinton Moore; four great-grandchildren, Kassie White, Cody White, MacKenzie Moore and Arya White; and one great- […] View Full Notice → Celia Frances Flatt

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    Phillip Chapman

    Phillip L. Chapman, age 65, of Tecumseh, died on May 18, 2015. Arrangements are pending at Handler Funeral Homes of Tecumseh. View Full Notice → Phillip Chapman

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    Charles Enos Burkholder

    Charles Enos Burkholder, age 76, passed away Friday, May 15, 2015, at Hospice Home of Lenawee in Adrian.He was born on Jan. 23, 1939, in Wauseon, Ohio, the son of Floyd Elmer and Mary Bessie (Watkins) Burkholder. Charles graduated from Onsted High School in 1957, and then earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in education from Michigan State University. He married Barbara Jean Linton on July 26, 1974, at the Onsted Baptist […] View Full Notice → Charles Enos Burkholder

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    John A. Hierholzer

    John A. Hierholzer, age 53, passed away Friday, April 3, 2015, at his home in Brooklyn, Mich.He was born on April 4, 1962, to Kenneth G. and Norma J. (Gillette) Hierholzer. He was the youngest of their six children. John grew up in the Clinton-Tecumseh area and graduated from Clinton High School in 1980. After graduation, he lived in various locations in Lenawee County before settling at his home in Brooklyn. […] View Full Notice → John A. Hierholzer

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    Marilyn F. Cook

    Marilyn F. Cook, 89, of Adrian passed away at Grand Court on Thursday, May 14, 2015. Services are pending with Wagley Funeral Home, Adrian. View Full Notice → Marilyn F. Cook

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    Judith ‘Judy’ R. Cole

    Judith “Judy” R. Cole, age 75, of Adrian passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at her home under the loving care of her family and Hospice of Lenawee. Judy fought a courageous battle with systemic scleroderma.Born Jan. 10, 1940 in Hudson, the only daughter of Cleo V. and Edith O. (Bishop) Burger. She graduated with the Hudson High School Class of 1958, achieving the honor of valedictorian. She also attended Siena Heights College.  Judy worked in shipping […] View Full Notice → Judith ‘Judy’ R. Cole

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    James G. Arft

    James G. Arft, age 78, of Britton passed away Dec. 13, 2014.A military memorial Service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, May 16, 2015, at the J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh, with the Britton American Legion officiating. Visitation will take place from noon until the time of service. Condolences to the family may be made online at www.pursefuneralhome.com. View Full Notice → James G. Arft

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    William ‘Bill’ R. Dittman

    William “Bill” Robert Dittman, age 86, of Britton died Thursday, May 7, 2015, at St. Anne’s hospital in Toledo, Ohio.He was born April 8, 1929, in Toledo to George Herman and Hazel Marie (Chilcote) Dittman. He married the former Barbara Kemberling on June 11, 1949, and she survives. Bill began working for Driggs Dairy in Palmyra at age 14. He continued his employment there until age 18, when he attended the first combined City of Toledo Trade School with the unions […] View Full Notice → William ‘Bill’ R. Dittman

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    Harlan O. ‘Mac’ McMunn

    Harlan O. “Mac” McMunn, age 93, of Perrysburg, Ohio, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, May 7, 2015, at Kingston of Perrysburg.  He was born Aug. 23, 1921, in Ogden Township, Mich., to Vern and Dora (Hite) McMunn. Mac served honorably in World War II and is a veteran of the United States Air Force. He was a farmer alongside his brothers, and had a true passion for buying and repairing bicycles. Around town he was known as “Mac the Bike Man.” […] View Full Notice → Harlan O. ‘Mac’ McMunn

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    Amber and Keith Cilley

    Together foreverAmber Cilley, 53, of Adrian passed away April 5, 2015. Her husband, Keith Cilley, 53, passed on May 4, 2015. They had been married for four years.Amber is survived by her mother, Arlene Poole, and sister, Kathy (Rob) Heckman.Keith is survived by his mother and stepfather, Oria Dee Cilley Snyder and Joseph Snyder; daughters, Miranda and Melissa, and their families; son, Cody; brother, Randall Cilley; stepbrothers, […] View Full Notice → Amber and Keith Cilley

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    Ronald D. Sneed Sr.

    Ronald D. Sneed Sr., 76, formerly of Adrian, passed away Thursday, April 30, 2015, at Delray Medical Center under the loving care of his family and Hospice. View Full Notice → Ronald D. Sneed Sr.

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    Charlotte ‘Mimi’ Mae Diver

    Charlotte “Mimi” Mae Diver, age 76, of Deerfield passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at her home under the care of Hospice of Lenawee and her loving family.She was born on May 5, 1938, in Dundee, Mich., to Charles and Ortha (Smith) Kuhlman. On April 29, 1956, at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Deerfield, Charlotte married Robert Diver. They celebrated 59 years of marriage this year. Charlotte attended Ma-Chere’ Beauty […] View Full Notice → Charlotte ‘Mimi’ Mae Diver

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    Suzanne C. Atkinson

    Suzanne C. Atkinson, a former registered nurse and homemaker, died on Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., after suffering from the effects of a long-term illness. View Full Notice → Suzanne C. Atkinson

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    Sister Lederer, O.P.

    Sister Elaine Frances Lederer, formerly known as Sister Joseph Loretta Lederer, died on April 23, 2015, at the Dominican Life Center in Adrian, Mich. View Full Notice → Sister Lederer, O.P.

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    Mary Elizabeth O’Quinn

    Mary Elizabeth O’Quinn, age 64, of Britton passed away on April 14, 2015, at Hospice of Lenawee, with her loving husband by her side, after a courageous three-year battle with pancreatic cancer. View Full Notice → Mary Elizabeth O’Quinn

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    Sister Burns, O.P.

    Sister Thomas James Burns, formerly known as Ann Elizabeth Burns, died on April 11, 2015, at the Dominican Life Center in Adrian, Mich. View Full Notice → Sister Burns, O.P.

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    Martha Frances West

    Martha Frances West, age 89, of Adrian, died Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at her home. She was born Feb. 5, 1926, in Russellville, Ala., to John and Virgie (Rea) Howell. On Dec. 20, 1941, she married John C. West in Vina, Ala. He preceded her in death on June 1, 1998. Martha had been employed by the State of Michigan at the Adrian Training School for 10 years, retiring in 1990. She was a member of Bethany Assembly of God.Martha is survived by three sons, John (Teresa) West […] View Full Notice → Martha Frances West