BOGGIO ESTHER T. Age 92, May 7, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Michael for 62 years. Dearest mother of Michael Jr. (Suzanne), Dennis, and Dan (Susan). Loving grandmother of Kim, Michael III, Steve, and Marc. Also survived by seven great- grand children and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation Friday 10:30 a.m. until time of Mass 11:00 a.m. at St. Fabian Catholic Church, 32200 W. Twelve Mile Rd, Farmington Hills. Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital. www.mccabefuneralhome.com
BRYANT RONALD H. 61, May 7, 2012 Beloved husband of Eileen. Dearest son of Marilyn. Loving father of Rebekah (Lincoln) Vaughn, and Sarah (Chris). Dear grandfather of Charlie Vaughn. Brother of Danny, Debbie, the late Diane, and Jeff. Visitation Thursday 2 pm to 9 pm at the Sterling Heights Chapel of the E.J. Mandziuk & Son Funeral Directors, Inc., 3801 18 Mile Rd (NW corner of Ryan). Funeral service Friday 11:00 am at the funeral home.
CANJAR DR. R. MICHAEL Age 58 of Livonia. Cherished husband of Elaine Bell. Also survived by many other loving family and friends. Proud Professor at the University of Detroit Mercy for 17 years. Past President of the Faculty Union and member of Memorial Christian Church of Saline. Michael enjoyed singing, playing his guitar, black-jack, touring Civil War battlefields and debating current political issues. In his younger years he enjoyed running in marathons. Visitation will be held at Fred Wood Funeral Home-Rice Chapel 36100 Five Mile Rd. Livonia (E. of Levan) Thursday 2-9 p.m. Funeral Friday at Memorial Church of Christ 35475 Five Mile Rd. (W. of Farmington Rd) In state 10:30 a.m. Service 11 a.m. Please visit online guestbook www.fredwoodfuneralhome.com
CODEN THEODORE Beloved husband of 57 years of Barbara Coden. Dear father of Dr. Dan (Liz) Coden and Andy (Karen) Coden. Loving grandfather of Mackenzie, Kendall, Megan, Kyle, Lauren, Jacqueline, and Ben Coden. Brother of the late Maurice "Macy" (the late Evelyn Coden Sipher) Coden, and their sons Stephen (Carol Sue) Coden and Ron (Renee) Coden. Brother-in-law of Diane (Hank) Wietecha. Son of the late Jacob and the late Ida Cohen. Son-in-law of the late Nathan and the late Ida Weindling. SERVICES 2:30 P.M. THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT MACHPELAH CEMETERY. www.irakaufman.com.
COMPAGNONI LINDA J. (BOWEN) of Clarkston, May 7, 2012, age 59. Loving wife of John Compagnoni; Dear daughter of Fran Bowen and the late William; Beloved sister of Rick Bowen and the late Nancy Bowen; Also cherished by her dog Zoey Taz; Funeral Services will be Thursday, May 10, 2012, 11:00 a.m. at the RIVERSIDE CHAPEL, Simpson-Modetz Funeral Home, 5630 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford. The family will receive friends Thursday 9:30 a.m. until time of service. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Michigan Humane Society. Online guest book www.modetzfuneralhomes.com
CRANER MARVIN A. Age 39, May 7, 2012. Beloved husband of Cynthia. Loving father of Alyssa (Rodney) Marintette and Devin. Cherished grandfather of Anthony and Lily Ann. Beloved son of Sonja and the late Marvin. Brother of Renee (Brad), Kim, Donald, Natalie (Terry), and Marnie (Chuck). Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and cousins. Funeral Friday 12 Noon at the A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 32000 Schoenherr Rd. at Masonic, Warren. Visitation Thursday 2-9 pm. Memorials to American Cancer Society would be appreciated. ahpeters.com
DECKER MARILYNN Age 76 of Harsens Island, MI. May 7, 2012. Beloved mother of Karen (Allen) Hoppe, Robert (Megan), and the late James. Dear sister of Celeste (David), Dennis (Nancy), John (Ernestine), Mary Lou (Calvin), and the late Barbara. Dear grandmother of Jason, Chad, Evan, Chandra, Brandon, and Aaron. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday May 12, 2012, in the Our Lady on the River Parish St. Mark's Catholic Church, Harsens Island. Arrangements by the Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac, MI. Memorial donations may be made to the Family Wishes. www.gilbertfuneralhomeinc.com
ELLIOTT HEDWIG LOUISE Died April 5, 2012, Born October 3, 1913 and preceded in death by husband Ronald Howlett and William Elliott. She is survived by daughters Victoria Wood, Carole Cueny, Eleanor Greene and son Douglas Howlett, step daughters Jeanne Riendeau and Katherine Lachner. Hedy leaves 15 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. Memorial service will be at Beautiful Savior Luthern Church, Adams Rd., Bloomfield Hills, Saturday, May 12, at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Hospice Unit, St. Johns Hospital, Hoover at 12 Mile, Warren MI, 48089.
FELDMAN LILLIAN Beloved wife of 67 years of the late Irving B. Feldman. Cherished mother of Nancy (Dr. Ted) Schwartzenfeld, Stanley Feldman, and Elaine (Mitch) Wolf. Loving grandmother of Alissa (Jeremy) Stolberg, Debra Shulman, Erica Schwartzenfeld, Marni Feldman, Brian Feldman, Evan Wolf, Michael Wolf, and Sloane Wolf. Proud great-grandmother of Ava and Rachel Stolberg. Dear sister of Carol Bendersky (Bob Kaufman), the late Joseph Levin, and the late Bernard Levin. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, grand nieces, and grand nephews, and her devoted caregivers, Sharon, Barbara, Drea, and Antrice. SERVICES 11 A.M. THURSDAY AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT AT ADAT SHALOM MEMORIAL PARK. www.irakaufman.com
GAGNON JAMES M. Age 85. May 7, 2012. Beloved husband of Hazel. Dear father of Connie Boldys, Bonnie Zulinski, and Lorrie (Garland) Fulton. Loving grandfather of Christopher and Karyn Boldys, Stephen Zulinski, and Tracey Fulton. Visitation Wednesday 3-8 p.m. with Funeral Services Thursday 10:30 a.m. at Edward Swanson & Son Funeral Home, 30351 Dequindre, Madison Heights, MI 48071. Memorials to Great Lakes Caring Hospice or Alzheimer's Association. Share a memory at edwardswansonandsonfuneralhome.com.
JASLEWICZ PETER PAUL Age 54, May 6, 2012 of Ypsilanti. Beloved son of Donna (William A.) Bruce. Dear brother of Joseph and Mark Jaslewicz. Dear nephew of Joseph H. Michaud and Connie Orsag. Also leaves several cousins. Visit Friday 3 p.m. until time of service 6 p.m. at The Fisher Funeral Home, 24501 Five Mile (btw. Beech Daly and Telegraph) Redford Twp., (313) 535-3030.
KRAPPITZ GEORGE F. Age 64 May 7, 2012. Beloved husband of Gloria. Loving father of Renay (David) Rytlewski and Jennifer Krappitz-Hanley. Dearest brother of Robert Krappitz. Visitation Thursday 3-9pm and Friday 10:00am until time of funeral service at 11:00am at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons Inc. 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Donations are welcome to the American Cancer Society. Interment Great Lakes National Cemetery. Share memories with the family at their "On Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com
LESPERANCE LEO H., May 7, 2012, age 87 of Troy. Proud U.S. Army Air Corps Veteran of WW II. Longtime Sales Engineer for Ford Motor Company. Beloved husband of Lucy (nee: Listopad) for 47 years. Dear father of Amy Antenucci (Craig), Charlotte Lesperance (Erik Anderson), Renée Bayer (Franko), Theresa Lesperance (Bill Solomonson) and Leo J. Lesperance (Kathy Young). Grandfather of 17. Brother of James Lesperance and the late Mary Katherine, Christine, and Anne. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends Thursday 3-8 p.m. at A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Road (between Maple and Big Beaver), with Scripture Service at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass Friday 10 a.m. at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 4580 N. Adams Road, Troy. Prayers at the funeral home Friday 9:15 a.m. followed by procession to church. Memorial tributes to American Lung Association. View obituary and share memories at www.DesmondFuneralHome.com
POTOSKI JOHN "JACK" age 87 of Harrison Township, passed away Monday at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, Clinton Township. Mr. Potoski was a member of the St. Hubert Catholic Church, Shores Boat Club, VFW #1146 of St. Clair Shores, Punta Gorda Florida Elks Club, the American Legion Post #4, Mt. Clemens Eagles. Jack is survived by his wife, Grace; step - children, Pamela and Stuart Meadows, Cynthia and William Banach, Alvin and Doreen Vollmer and Patricia and Robert Burman; nine grandchildren, and five great grandchildren. Jack was predeceased by his first wife, Lois Lange. Visiting at Will and Schwarzkoff Funeral Home, 233 Northbound Gratiot, Mount Clemens, will be from 3 - 9 p.m., Wednesday, May 9, 2012 with a 7p.m. Rosary service. Funeral Mass 11a.m. (in state 10:30), Thursday at St. Hubert Catholic Church, 38751 Prentiss, Harrison Township with Monsignor Bass officiating. A U.S. Navy Honors service will follow the mass. Burial 10 a.m., Friday at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit.
ROSNER GLORIA M. May 6th, 2012. Age 85. Beloved wife of the late Albert Rosner. Loving mother of Douglas (Mary). Dear grandmother of Stacy, James and John. Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 9th at the Harry J. Will Funeral Home, Livonia from 3-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be Thursday May 10th also at the funeral home with viewing from 9-10 a.m. and the service at 10 a.m. www.harryjwillfuneralhome.com
SNODGRASS VIRGINIA A. Age 93, May 7, 2012. Beloved wife of the late George. Dearest mother of Kenneth (Sharon) Snodgrass, Carol (John Busch) Snodgrass, Susan (Venus Maher) Snodgrass, John (Janet Fleshman) Snodgrass, and the late Thomas Snodgrass and the late Clifford (Jeannie Kuiper) Snodgrass. Loving grandmother of eight, and great-grandmother of one. Dear sister of Dorothy Montoya. Visitation Wednesday 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. service at McCabe Funeral Home, 31950 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Botsford Commons Fullness of Life Program. www.mccabefuneralhome.com
TEICHMAN-PINTER RITA Age 91, a resident of Macomb Township, passed away on May 7, 2012. Rita is survived by beloved husband Gerald Pinter; her loving children Raymond (Erin), Sr. Rita Ann, Thomas (Karen), Michael (Joanne), and Patrick (Penny); nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; and sister Madeline Little. Rita was predeceased by her husband Raymond Joseph, daughter Madeline Theresa, and son Gerard Joseph. Visitation for Rita will be Thursday May 10 from 2-9 p.m. the family will lead a Scripture Service at 7 p.m at the Lee-Ellena Funeral Home, 46530 Romeo Plank in Macomb. Funeral services for Rita will be Friday May 11 service time is 10:00 a.m. ( In state 9:30 a.m.). held at St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church 48115 Schoenherr Rd. Shelby Twp., MI 48315. The family requests donations be made to St. John Hospice. Please leave a memory at lee-ellenafuneralhome.com.
UNGER BRONISLAWA T. "BERNICE" May 6, 2012. Age 64. Loving mother of Brian. Proud and loving grandmother of Troy, Kyle, and Gavin. Dear sister of Stanley (Janine), George, André (Kim), Bill (Tamara), Barbara (John) Barile, and Wanda (Virgil) Hicks, and sister-in-law of Robert Harbin and the late Jadwiga Harbin. Visitation Wednesday 4-8 p.m. Funeral Thursday 11 a.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Interment St. Hedwig Catholic Cemetery, Dearborn Heights. Please share memories with the family at their "Online Guestbook" at WujekCalcaterra.com.
URBAN ANNE M. Age 91, formerly of Redford, passed away at Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital on Monday, May 7, 2012. Born February 9, 1921 in Detroit, daughter of John T. and Anna (Chmiel) Moskal. Dear mother of Stanley (Janet) Urban of West Bloomfield, and Constance Urban of Novi; grandmother of Trey and Katy Urban and Andrew Knight; sister of John Moskal of SC. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley J. Urban (1973) and sister, Frances Rominski. Visitation Wednesday 3-7 p.m. at MacDonald's Funeral Home, Howell (517-546-2800). Private graveside services at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield. Please sign the family's online guestbook at www.macdonaldsfuneralhome.com
VISNYAK PATRICIA A. Age 65, of Plymouth, passed away May 7, 2012. Beloved wife of Edward. Cherished mother of Edward John. Loving sister of Donna (Michael) Caumartin. Adored aunt of Lance, Joshua, and Brenden. Visitation Friday 5-8pm. Funeral Service Saturday 11am, visitation at 10am, at Casterline Funeral Home, 122 W. Dunlap, Northville. Contributions suggested to the Michigan Humane Society, 30300 Telegraph Rd., Ste. 220, Bingham Farms, MI 48025.
WAYMAN ANNA R. Age 83. Wife of the late Charles. Beloved mother of Jennie Pospishel, Charlene (Mike) Macy, and Anna Brumfield. Loving grandmother of 10 and great grandmother of four. Dear sister of Joseph (Patricia), the late Frances Pingatore, Charles, and James LaRocca. Visitation Thursday 3:00 8:00 pm at Charles R. Step Funeral Home, 18425 Beech Daly (Between 6-7 Mile). In state Friday 9:30 am until 10 am Mass at St. Valentine Church, 14841 Beech Daly (s. of 5 Mile). Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Condolences to www.charlesstepfuneralhome.com.