BARNES VIRGINIA ELAINE (NEE CLARK) November 24, 2012 age 91. Beloved wife of the late Earl Gordon. Loving mother of Nancy (Dick) Kelley, James (Susie), Michael (Karen), Richard (Gail), Joseph (Nancy), Peggy (Ron) Bica, JoAnne (Paul) North and Karen Barnes. Dear grandmother of 25 and great-grandmother of 19. Sister of Kenneth (Lucille) Clark and the late Maxine Grawburg and John Clark. Mrs. Barnes was deeply loved by her family and friends. Visitation at O'Brien/Sullivan Funeral Home, 41555 Grand River, Novi, Monday 5-9 p.m. and Tuesday 2-9 p.m. with Rosary at 7 p.m. Tuesday night. In state Wednesday 10 a.m. until time of funeral liturgy at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family Church, 24505 Meadowbrook Rd. Novi. Memorial donations may be made to Lakeland Hospice. Online condolences: www.obriensullivanfuneralhome.com
BURNS MILDRED LOUISE of Clearwater, FL, formerly of Lansing, MI, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at the age of 87. She was born October 29, 1925 in Owosso, MI, the daughter of William (Bill) and Mildred (Beebe) Osburn. She was preceded in death by her parents. Mildred will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother by her survivors, four generations; her husband Raymond Davis Burns, twin sister Martha Penning, daughter Candis Burns; son Raymond (Bill) Burns and his wife June; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was a member of Eastern Star of Perry, Michigan, a Sparrow Hospital Volunteer while living in Lansing, a Real Estate agent while living in Farmington Hills and an avid bridge player. Her greatest pleasure was entertaining and spending time with her family. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday, November 26, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Home, 1730 E. Grand River Avenue, East Lansing, MI 48823. Interment will take place following the funeral service at Rose Lawn Cemetery, Perry, MI. The family is being served by Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, East Lansing, Michigan. Online condolences may be made at www.greastlansing.com
DEYO LEROY R., SR. Novemeber 14, 2012, age 88. Loving husband of the late Frances. Dear father of Charles D'Haenens and Leroy (Frances) Deyo, Jr. Grandfather of Nicole, Shawn, Erin and Roy. Great-grandfather of Jason and Alexis. Brother of Lucille Pierce. Beloved companion of Carmel. He is a retired employee of the automotive industry. Visitation at the Ford Funeral Home, 26560 Van Dyke (S of 11 Mile Rd. or the 696 Expressway) Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. In state Warren Missionary Baptist Church, 11273 10 Mile Rd. Wednesday from 10 a.m. until time of Service 11 a.m. Interment Christian Memorial Cultural Center.
FANNON JOHN J. III Age 69. November 24, 2012. Beloved husband of Midgie. Loving father of John J., IV (Judy), Keith (Kelly), David (Marianne), and Daniel (Becky). Dear grandfather of Connor, Sean, Joseph, Lillian, Mary, Nick, William, and Gregory. Brother of Mark G. (Kathy). Son of the late John, Jr. and Mary. Visitation Tuesday 2:00-8:00 p.m. with Prayers at 7:00 p.m. at Chas. Verheyden Funeral Home, 16300 Mack, Grosse Pointe. Funeral Wednesday in state 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass 10:00 a.m. at St. Clare of Montefalco Catholic Church, 1401 Whittier, Grosse Pointe Park. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the St. Clare of Montefalco Athletic Program. Light a candle and share a memorial at www.verheyden.org
GIRARD JOE/BOB Beloved husband of Linda for over 49 years. Loving father of Kevin (Jeannine) Girard, Steven Girard, David (Michelle) Girard, and Stacey Girard. Dear grandfather of Brandon, Kaylin Samantha, Syndey, Jacob, and Rylee. Brother of Annette (Joseph) Eadeh and Phillip (Joanne) Girard. Uncle to Bradley Eadeh, Jim and Jeff Girard. Great-uncle to Justin, Brandon, and Connor. Visitation Monday 2-9 p.m. at Harry J. Will Funeral Home, 37000 Six Mile Rd. in Livonia. Funeral Service Tuesday, in state 10:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Gerald Catholic Church, 21300 Farmington Rd. in Farmington.
GREEN LESTER M., JR. Age 87, passed away in Clinton Township on November 24. He was the beloved husband of the late Lillian. Loving father of Marshelle (Vincent) DiLorenzo and Barry (Kathryn). Proud grandfather of James, David, Lily, and Charlie. Visitation will be held Tuesday, November 27 from 3 until 9 p.m. at Kaul Funeral Home, 28433 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores. Visitation will continue Wednesday, November 28 at 10 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 11 a.m. at Erin Presbyterian Church, 30000 Gratiot Ave., Roseville. Please share a memory with the family at www.kaulfuneralhome.com.
KALINOWSKI STANLEY Age 96. November 24, 2012. Beloved husband of the late Josephine. Dearest father of George (Denise), Nancy (Rick) Russell and Phyllis Hewett. Loving grandfather of Patrick, Kristin, Brandon, Brian and Brent. Cherished great-grandfather of Trevor and Kaitlin. Visitation Tuesday 2:30-9 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. Scripture Service at Jarzembowski Funeral Home, 18957 W. Warren Ave. (at Artesian). Proud WWII Army Veteran. Share memories at www.jarzembowskifuneralhome.com
McINTYRE CHRISTOPHER THOMAS Died on November 22, 2012. Beloved and dearest son of Judith Ventura and Paul McIntyre. Brother of Nicole (Tim) and Daniel. Beloved by aunt Dawn and many other dear family members. May his sweet and dear soul rest in the hands of God. He will be dearly missed. Memorial visiting Tuesday 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Memorial Service at Charles R. Step Funeral Home, 18425 Beech Daly (btw 6 & 7 Mile). Final resting place Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Condolences to CharlesStepFuneralHome.com
REMER AUDREY Beloved wife of the late Harvey L. Remer and the late Norman F. Flescher. Cherished mother of Melinda (Marty Tieber) Remer, David (Lori) Remer, Barbara (Robert) Liss, Arleen (Brad) Reetz, and the late Ann (Dawn Mead) Flescher. Proud grandmother of Kris and Samantha Tieber, Amanda and Derek Remer, Steven (Angela) Sorkin, Ian (Monica) Rosenfield, Matthew (Ines) Rosenfield, Scott (Jade) Reetz, Bridgette Reetz, and 12 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of the late Diane Blas and the late Sheilah (the late Franklin) Schiff. Devoted daughter of the late Samuel and the late Lillian Katz. SERVICES 1 P.M. WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT AT ADAT SHALOM MEMORIAL PARK. www.irakaufman.com
TUNESI MARY ANN (NEE BRAMOVICH) Age 91, she was called to eternal life on November 23, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Norman J. Loving mother of Patricia A. Tunesi-Skiera and the late Norman M. Tunesi. Proud grandmother of Kristen Ann Skiera. Visitation Monday 2:00-9:00 p.m. with evening Rosary at the Sterling Heights chapel of Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 13650 E. Fifteen Mile Road (at Schoenherr). In state Tuesday 9:00 a.m. until time of 9:30 a.m. Mass at St. Paul of Tarsus Catholic Church, 41300 Romeo Plank (at Canal), Clinton Township. Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township, Michigan. Share a memory at www.bcfh.com
WALLACE JOHN BENJAMIN, 90, of Alanson, and formerly of Detroit went to be with his Lord on Friday, November 23, 2012. He is survived by his wife Betsy; children, Laura Wallace of Plymouth, Michigan, John B. (Jill) Wallace of Detroit, Donald Wallace of Roseville, MI, Marie (Jay) Bennett of Houston, Texas, Marti Wallace of Royal Oak, MI, Amy (Scott) Schuster of Rochester Hills, MI, Christine (Jim) Schultz of Pleasant Ridge, MI; nine grandchildren and one great-grandson; siblings, John (Mary) Wallace of Indian River, Cecilia Clos of Westland, MI; many nieces and nephews. John was preceded in death by his siblings, Margaret Latter, John Benton Wallace, Carol Wolfcale and John Brian Wallace. Visitation will be held on Monday, November 26, 2012 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at The Cross in the Woods Shrine in Indian River. A Prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday night. The funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 9:30 a.m., also at the church. Donations may be made to The Cross in the Woods Parish, Baraga Broadcasting, or Hospice of Little Traverse Bay. Those wishing to sign an online register book are invited to do so at www.stonefuneralhomeinc.com. Arrangements handled by the Lintz Funeral Home in Indian River.
WILLIS EDWARD Dear father of Maureen Fisher, Maxine (Gus) Girouard Konieczki, Edward W. (Lisa) Willis, and Richard (Gale) Willis. Dear step-father of James (Charolette) Leighton and Marilyn Leighton. Dear grandfather of 12 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, and one great-great- grandson. Dear brother of Ella Goetz. Retired Fire Chief from the City Of Detroit after 32 years of service. Visitation on Monday from 2-9 p.m. at Wasik Funeral Home Inc., 49150 Schoenherr Rd. (N. of 22 Mile Rd.), Shelby Twp. Funeral service is Tuesday at 11 a.m. from Wasik Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations made to the Detroit Firemen Fund. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.wasikfuneralhome.com.