APPLEBAUM RUTH Beloved wife of the late Perry Applebaum. Cherished mother of Michael (Diane) Applebaum, Dr. Nadine (Dr. Jeffrey) Eder, Alan (Sandie) Applebaum and Elyse (the late Manny) Guerrero. Loving grandma Ruth of Marni (Andrew) Cohen, David Applebaum, Matthew (Kristin) Eder, Kevin (Molly Barackman)-Eder, Katie Applebaum, Spencer Applebaum and Jared Guerrero. Proud great-grandmother of Alyssa Eder and Jenna Eder. Sister of Trudy (the late Joseph) Ash, the late Esther Prohow and the late Milton (the late Tillie) Silverman. Sister-in-law of Doris Applebaum and the late Shirlee Harris. SERVICES 9:00 A.M. MONDAY MORNING AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT AT MACHPELAH CEMETERY. www.irakaufman.com
BONSKY BEN HOWARD Age 61, July 23, 2013 (Suddenly) Beloved husband of Cindy Ann Knox. Dear father of Corin Sargeant (Paul), Steve Knox (Rochelle), Stanley Bonsky (Jennifer), and Bethany Koziara (Kyle). Grandfather of Kaiya, Kalen, Tara, Dylan, Joslyn, Mira, Julia, Sebastian, Eric, Benjamin, Katdaleina, Michael, Aiden and Macen. Dearest son of Leah and the late Stanley Bonsky. Brother of Bonnie Frank (Larry), Barbara VanDoeslaar (Tom Louzecky), Becky Castaldo (Louie), William Bonsky (Susan), Brenda D'Agostino (Curt) and Beth Thacker (Dwayne). Also many nieces and nephews. Visitation 4-9 p.m. Saturday and 2-9 p.m. Sunday at the A. H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave. at Vernier Rd, Grosse Pointe Woods. Scripture service 7 p.m. Sunday. In state at St. Joan of Arc Church, 21620 Greater Mack, St. Clair Shores from 11:30 a.m. Monday until Mass at 12 noon. ahpeters.com
BOYER THOMAS M. 82, of Livonia, retired Ford Motor Co. Engineer, died July 24, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Theresa Joan (d. 2011), loving father of Martin and Richard (LuAnne); dear grandfather of Douglas Boyer Ph.D. (Ashley Gosselin-Ildari) and Valerie (Tony) Fedewa; brother of Shirley Radoye Boyer, Phillip Boyer and Patricia Stein; Godfather of Gina (Michael) Flood and Robert Chandonnet; companion of Angela Evans; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral Mass Monday, July 29, 10:30 a.m. (in state 10 a.m.), at St. Michael Catholic Church, 11441 Hubbard, Livonia. Visitation Saturday 4-8 p.m. and Sunday 2-8 p.m., with a 7 p.m. Rosary, at the Heeney-Sundquist Funeral Home, 23720 Farmington Rd., (btwn. 9-10 Mile Rds., just N of Grand River), downtown Farmington (248- 474-5200). Memorial tributes suggested to St. Michael Catholic Church or Angela Hospice, angelahospice.org heeney-sundquist.com
CALOIA PHYLIS V. Age 103. July 22, 2013. Survived by her beloved brother, Charles Visconti. Predeceased by her husband, Charles Joseph and parents, Frank and Rose Visconti. Visitation Sunday 2-6 p.m. with a 5 p.m. Rosary at the Wm. Sullivan & Son Funeral Home, 705 W 11 Mile Rd. (4 blks. E of Woodward), Royal Oak. In state Monday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass 10 a.m. at San Francesco Catholic Church, Clinton Twp. Memorials to the Capuchins are appreciated. Share your memories at www.sullivanfuneraldirectors.com.
CASSADY KENT P. age 65, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family and friends on July 24, 2013, at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. Beloved father of Natalie K. Cassady. Dear brother of Philip (Barbara) Cassady, James (Mary Ellen) Cassady, Craig (Pamela) Cassady, and Gary (Laurie) Cassady. Dear son of Kathleen and the late Spence Cassady. Predeceased by two brothers, Richard and Steven. Visitation Sunday 2-9 p.m. at Sawyer-Fuller Funeral Home 2125 12 Mile Road Berkley (two blocks West of Woodward). In state Monday 9:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Mass at National Shrine of the Little Flower Church 2100 W. 12 Mile Road Royal Oak, (Corner of 12 Mile and Woodward). Interment Roseland Park Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Michigan. Graduated Shrine High School 1966. Lifelong friend and mentor to hundreds of employees and managers during his career with the Chuck Muer Restaurant Group. Share a memory at www.sawyerfuller.com
DUMOUCHELLE DONN GEORGE Age 57 of Rochester. July 23, 2013. Loving husband of Linda for over 35 years. Cherished father of Kevin, Kelli (Sam), and Ryan. Brother of Paul (Susan), Denise, and Ann Marie (Don). Donn rose through the ranks of the automotive plastics industry, before becoming the founder of Custom Resins, Inc. of Michigan in Rochester. He was a civic leader, and loved bike riding, sailing, golf, and the Detroit Tigers. At the core of his achievements, what really mattered to Donn was his family. He showed by his example the true meaning of fatherhood and, by his sacrifices, how to be a man. His legacy will live on. The family will receive friends at a celebratory memorial to be held on Sunday, July 28, 2013, at the Royal Park Hotel, in Rochester, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a service and sharing of memories at 1 p.m. Suggested memorials to the National Stroke Association, Centennial, Colorado; Almost Home Animal Shelter, Southfield; or, the Michigan Animal Rescue League. Online guestbook www.modetzfuneralhomes.com.
ENDERS JEANNINE M. Age 83, July 24, 2013. Beloved wife of 52 years of the late Stanley C. Enders, Jr. Dear mother of S. Charles Enders III, Debra Enders, Suzanne Enders and Mike (Tammy) Enders. Dear grandmother of Melissa, Sean, Adam, Evan and Alyssa Enders and great-grandmother of Britnay Rohr. Dear step sister of Lois Nichols and Harold Matyn. Visitation Friday 3-9 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. Rosary at the Wasik Funeral Home, Inc., 49150 Schoenherr Rd. (N. of 22 Mile Rd.), Shelby Twp. In state Saturday 9:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. funeral Mass at St. Therese of Lisieux Church, 48115 Schoenherr Rd. (S. of 22 Mile Rd.), Shelby Twp. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Capuchin Soup Kitchen. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.wasikfuneralhome.com.
GENNETTE FLORENCE, age 84, July 21, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Allan Gennette, and the late Arthur Jaskula. Dearest mother of Sandra (Gregory) Krulock, Darlene (Louis) Osobka, Deborah (James) Adisey and step-mother of Georgia (Donald) Parr. Loving grandmother and great-grandmother of many. Dearest sister of Arlene Szefler and the late Anthony Tavolacci. Funeral Saturday 11 a.m. at McCabe Funeral Home, 31950 W. Twelve Mile Road, Farmington Hills. Visitation Friday 12-8 p.m. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit. Memorial contributions may be made to The Capuchins. www.mccabefuneralhome.com
GERSTENBERGER ANNELIESE (NEE REISS) age 90, passed away peacefully July 25. She is preceded in death by her loving husband Richard Kurt. Loving mother to Mark (Wendy) and Dan (Janice). Adored grandmother to Tajah, Jessica, Daniel R., and Sarah. Loving great-grandmother to six and great-great-grandmother of two. Loving sister to Frederick Reiss and Elfriede Reiss Nikkel. Family will receive friends Friday 5-9p.m. at Neely-Turowski Life Story Funeral Home, 30200 Five Mile Road (btwn Merriman and Middlebelt). A funeral service will be held Saturday 12:00p.m. at the funeral home. Interment at Glen Eden Cemetery. You may sign the online guestbook at www.TurowskiLifeStory.com, prior to arriving at the funeral home.
HEMBREE JEWEL S. age 86, of Detroit, July 25, 2013. Beloved husband of Frances. Loving father of Deborah (Kenneth) Wilkerson. Dear grandfather of Amanda (Steven) Griffith. Great-grandfather of Hayley, Alexis and Koen. Dear brother of Ervin, Frances and Leonard. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Bessie. Jewel was born in Cumberland City, Tennessee, He went on to serve his country in the U.S. Army and became a member of the Free Masons. The family will be having a private service and entombment on Saturday at Michigan Memorial Park, 32163 W. Huron River, Flat Rock, 734-783-2646. www.michiganmemorialfuneralhome.com
JOHNSON AGNES ISABELLE (NEE DEVINE) Originally from Copper City, Michigan. Beloved wife of the late Norman L. Johnson. Dear mother of Norman M. Johnson (Marcia), Patricia Murphy (Jerry) and Mary Hanus (Michael). Loving grandmother of four grandchildren, Alesandro Signorelli, Andrea Signorelli, Maxine Taylor (Eric) and Kristian Hanus and two great-grandchildren, Thomas Signorelli and Quentin Taylor. Sister Ruth Johnson (Paul) and Sara Faletti (Dean) and many loving nieces and nephews. Preceded in death are her parents, Joseph and Sara Devine, brother Joseph Devine and sister Margaret Perreault. Memorial Mass at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 11280 Ozga Street, Romulus, MI on Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with a luncheon to follow.
KALE MARY ANN July 24, 2013, age 94 of Westland. Beloved wife of the late Edward. Loving mother of Sharon (John) Shollack and Patti (Gary) Rose. Proud grandmother of six and great-grandmother of four. Visitation Friday 3-9 p.m. at Vermeulen Funeral Home, 46401 W. Ann Arbor Rd., (btwn Sheldon and Beck), Plymouth. Funeral Service Saturday 10 a.m. at Vermeulen Funeral Home. Interment Parkview Memorial Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association. To share a memory, please visit vermeulenfuneralhome.com
MISKINIS MARTYNA, M.D. Age 98, July 22, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Napoleonas. Dearest mother of Danute Miskinis and Kestutis A. Miskinis. Loving grandmother of Ingrid and Alexa. Funeral services Monday, July 29, 2013 at Divine Providence Lithuanian Church, 25335 W. Nine Mile Rd., Southfield, Michigan with viewing starting at 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Dainava Lithuanian Youth Camp, C/O Law Offices Miskinis & Associates, 22180 Greenfield Rd., Oak Park, MI 48237. Arrangements by Val S. Bauza Funeral Home.
REGAN MARILYN "JO" lived a fantastic life. Age 72, of Royal Oak, Michigan died July 22, 2013 from complications of Alzheimer's disease. She was born April 7, 1941 in Yale, Michigan to the late Pauline and Lloyd Molesworth and graduated with degrees from both Western Michigan and Wayne State University, where she also worked as an art instructor. Jo was an accomplished and prolific artist who enjoyed sculpting, charcoal drawing and painting. She was a passionate gardener and loved restoring homes, reading, movies, and eating ice cream. An adamant vegetarian, she never bought or wore leather. She is survived by her partner of 22 years, Sheila Karabees of Royal Oak, MI and her step children, Alexis Grimm Groh of Ammon, Idaho, Jack Karabees of Coral Gables, Florida, Marty Karabees of Redondo Beach, California, Jim Karabees of Chilmark, Massachusetts, Mary Karabees of Lafayette, Colorado and Julie (Karabees) Bisi of Wethersfield, Connecticut, as well as, by numerous grandchildren.
REINHART LAWRENCE R. age 91, July 24, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Janet. Loving father of Kathleen, Lawrence (Mary) and David (Debra). Grandfather of three. Predeceased by one brother and one sister. Visitation Sunday 2-8 p.m. with a 7 p.m. Rosary at the John N. Santeiu & Son, Funeral Home, 1139 Inkster Rd. (between Ford Rd. and Cherry Hill). In state Monday 9:30 a.m. until a 10 a.m. Mass at St. Linus Catholic Church, 25500 Hass (between Ford and Warren, west of Gulley). www.santeiufuneralhome.com
THOMPSON LILLIAN LaVONNE (VILLASURDA/ KITCHEN) Died June 25, 2013 at age 71 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Beloved mother of Laura (Mark)LoDuca, Carrie Butler, Jon, Marc, and Greg (Jennifer) Villasurda. Grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother of one. A Memorial Service will be held on July 29, 2013 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 16965 12 Mile Rd., Roseville 48066. Visitation at 10:00 a.m., Service at 11:00 a.m.
WAGONER ESTHER BRENDA age 63 of Bushkill, Pennsylvania, passed away Wednesday morning July 24, 2013 at the Lehigh Valley Hospital (Cedar Crest), Allentown. Funeral services will be held on Saturday July 27, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at the Lanterman & Allen Funeral Home, Inc.. Interment will follow in Sand Hill Cemetery, Shoemakers. A public visitation will be held on Saturday at the funeral home from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service. To see full obituary visit www.lantermanallenfh.com
WENSON EUGENE G. Age 84, July 24, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Delores. Dear father of Eugene E. (Catherine), Richard (Judy), George (Marilyn), Carol (Kevin) McCloskey, Gerard (Debbie) and the late Paul. Loving grandpa of 12 grandchildren. Survived by four sisters and predeceased by 12 siblings. Also survived by his daughter-in-law, Barbara, and many loving nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday 5-9 p.m. and Friday 1-9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. Rosary at the Wasik Funeral Home, Inc. 11470 Thirteen Mile Road (West of Hoover) Warren. In state Saturday 9:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass 10 a.m. at St. Mary, Our Lady Queen of Families (St. Dorothy Site) 12255 Frazho Rd, Warren. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Sisters of St. Francis Sylvania, Ohio. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.wasikfuneralhome.com
WILSON PAkTRICIA (NEE DONALD) age 84, a woman of deep faith, passed to God's hands on June 25, 2013. Greatly beloved wife of the late Johnny Wilson for 57 years. Loving mother of Tracy (Andrew) and Kelly (Cindy). Proud grandmother of John, Jimmy, Christian and Jason; great-grandmother of Anna. Dear sister of Sheila Langlois and much loved aunt of Shannon, Debbie, Amber, Ron, Randy, Bradley and Dale. She treasured time with family and friends and will be missed by all. In her honor, please have a meaningful visit with someone you love. A memorial service is being planned for a future date.
WINSHALL DR. ARNOLD Beloved husband of 58 years to Susan Winshall. Dear father of Jay Winshall and Doug (Wendi) Winshall and Dr. Gail Levine. Loving grandfather of Max and Marty Winshall, Kasey and Sammy Winshall, Nathan, Daniel and Lisa Winshall. Cherished brother of Hildy Cooper and Evelyn (the late Miles Zeman). Memorial Service Sunday 5:30 p.m. at the Birmingham Temple 28611 West 12 Mile Road in Farmington Hills. ARRANGEMENTS BY THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL. 248-569-0020. www.irakaufman.com