BARGER EUGENE E. SR., of Royal Oak, October 30, 2010. Born September 15, 1927 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Beloved husband of Mildred Maxine. Dear father of Susann, Charles (Karen), Michael (Denise) William (Gail), Eugene Jr. (Stacey) and Robert (Amy). Loving grandfather of eight. Brother of Jacqueline Dudek and Gloria Shanders. In state Wednesday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Royal Oak. Visitation Tuesday 3-8 p.m. with 8 p.m. Rosary at Wm. Sullivan & Son Funeral Home, 705 W 11 Mile Rd. (4 blks. E of Woodward), Royal Oak. Donations to Season Hospice, Alzheimer's Association or American Diabetes Association appreciated. Share your memories at www.sullivanfuneraldirectors.com.
BERNARD SHARON ANN October 30, 2010, age 72. Mother of Julianne (Bill), Janet (Raymond), Laura (Jaime). Dearest grandmother of 11 and great-grandmother of four.
BROCKLEHURST OLGA J. Age 94. Wife of the late Gordon. Mother of Gordon (Thinh), James (Jacqueline), Karl (Judy) and Linda (David) Huber. Loving grandmother of nine and great grandmother of 12. Visitation Thursday 11am until service at 1pm at Charles Step Funeral Home, 18425 Beech Daly (between 6 and 7 Mile). Interment Roseland Park Cemetery.
CARPENTER HELGA Age 67. Was born on February 23, 1943 in Frammersback, Germany. She resided in Romulus, Michigan. Passed away on October 30, 2010 in Taylor, Michigan. Helga was the daughter of the late Franz and Victoria Imhoff. Those left to cherish her memory are daughter, Karen Y. Carpenter and son, Michael F. Carpenter, both of Romulus. Beloved sister of Rita Rudolph, and two brothers Winfred (Edith) and Herbert Imhoff, all of Germany. Two granddaughters Yvonne Jae Carpenter, Aleah Faith Shroeder, and great granddaughter Victoria Jae Carpenter. Helga loved to entertain at parties and spending time with her grandchildren. She was a retired employee of the University of Michigan. Friends may call at Crane Funeral Home, 36885 Goddard Road, Romulus, (734-941-9200) Tuesday, 9 a.m. where service will be held 1 p.m. Memorial contributions made to Breast Cancer.
CATENACCI KJOSEPH E. Age 74, "Suddenly" October 31, 2010. Beloved husband of Patricia for 47 years. Dearest father of Michael (Lynne), Debbie (Fred) Starke and Carla (Onorio) D'Agostini. Proud grandfather of Melina, Joseph and Luca Catenacci, Antonio Starke and Angelo, Isabella and Gabriella D'Agostini. Dear brother of John Carlo Catenacci, Gina Catenacci and the late Olga (Vince) Recchia. Dear son of the late Antonio and late Ann. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. Co-Founder of John Carlo, Inc. Visitation Tuesday 4-9 p.m. and Wednesday 2-9 p.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc. (Shelby Township), 54880 VanDyke at 25 Mile Rd. Scripture Service Wednesday 3:00 p.m., Celebration of Life Wednesday 7:00 p.m. In state Thursday 10:00 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church 44633 Utica Rd. (W. of VanDyke) until Mass, 10:30 a.m. Entombment Guardian Angel Cemetery. Donations to the Mt. Clemens Regional Medical Center c/o The Antonio & Anna Catenacci Medical Educational Auditorium are greatly appreciated. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com
CHARBONEAU GERALD F. 78, of Cheboygan, passed away Saturday, October 30, 2010 at Tendercare of Cheboygan. A resident of Cheboygan since 1977, moving from Detroit, Gerald was born September 27, 1932 in Detroit, the son of George and Freda (Stott) Charboneau. On April 21, 1951 in Detroit he married Barbara Renton, who survives. He attended Visitation High School, and Wayne State University, and also served in the Michigan National Guard. He retired in 1981 as a Sergeant from the Detroit Police Department after 25 years of service, having been assigned at the 2nd Precinct (Vernor), Headquarters Communication Section and Control Events Section, 5th Precinct (Jefferson), and his last assignment at Central Events Section (Ren-Cen). He also served as executive director of the Cheboygan Public Housing Commission from 1981 until his retirement in 1995. He was a member of St. Mary/St. Charles Catholic Church and served as Eucharistic Minister, the Knights of Columbus since 1951, 4th degree and Colors Corps, and served as Grand Knight from 1986-1988, the Detroit Police Officers Association, Lieutenants and Sergeants Association, the Fraternal Order of Police, was a member and president of the Upper Peninsula Association of Housing Organizations, the National Association of Housing and Development Officials, the Michigan Housing Association Directors Association, and delivered Meals on Wheels. Surviving is his wife of 59 years, Barbara, his children, Nancy Charboneau Reiner of Dearborn, Richard(Wendi) Charboneau of Bay City, Christopher Charboneau of Madison Heights, daughter in law Celeste Charboneau of Cheboygan, grandchildren, Jerry III, Dennis(Abby), Becky(Chuck), Mandy, Matt, Dan, Amy, Emily, Lance, and Brandy, and a great granddaughter, Lily, He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Gerald Charboneau, Jr., three sisters, Sr. Mary Charboneau, IHM, Sr. Raphael Charboneau, IHM., and Virginia Murray, and two brothers, George Charboneau, Jr., and Thomas Charboneau. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 2, from 6-9 p.m., with a Rosary beginning at 7 p.m., at the Nordman-Christian Funeral Home, and Wednesday, November 3, from 1-4 p.m., and 6-9 p.m., with a Scripture Service beginning at 7 p.m., also at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, November 4, at 11 a.m., with visitation beginning at 10 a.m., at St. Mary/St. Charles Catholic Church. Rev. Paul Megge will officiate, burial will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Bishop Baraga Catholic School. Online condolences may be made at www.stonefuneralhomeinc.com
DiNATALE DONALD R. Age 57, of South Lyon, passed away suddenly October 31, 2010. Beloved husband of Marcia (nee Kushner) DiNatale. Cherished father of Kelly Dodde, Holly (Ben) Lemon, Shari (Billy) Stoyanovich, Mari (Louie) Lucchesi, Tina DiNatale, and Tony DiNatale. Dear brother of Vince DiNatale. Adored grandfather of Koen, Estela, William, Alexander, Angelo, Nicholas, Cecilia, Grace, Gianna, Gabriela, Jacob, Jude, and one on the way. He was a remarkable man who was loved by many and will be missed by all. Rest in peace. Visitation Wednesday 28 p.m. and Thursday 28 p.m. with a Vigil at 7 p.m. at Casterline Funeral Home, Inc., 59255 Ten Mile Rd., South Lyon. Funeral Mass Friday 11 a.m., in state 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 830 S. Lafayette, South Lyon. Memorial contributions to the family of Donald DiNatale appreciated.
DOW HOWARD L. JR. Age 85 passed away peacefully on October 31, 2010. He is survived by his loving wife Betty and sons Joel, Michael, Paul and Lee as well as stepdaughters Patricia and Susan. He was also the loving grandfather of Pamela, Ian, Owen, Andrew, Collin, Philip, Kelley and Erin, step grandfather of John, Patrick, Michael, Barbara, Douglas, Stephanie and Scott and great grandfather of 14. He is also survived by his brother Duncan. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. on Wednesday November 3 at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 16360 Hubbard St., Livonia. Contributions to Angela Hospice www.angelahospice.org/donate in lieu of flowers would be appreciated. www.harryjwillfuneralhome.com
FAGAN JOHN G. "JACK" October 30, 2010. Age 94. Beloved husband of the late Evelyn. Loving father of John T. (Lori) and Maryanne (Robert) Fagan-Olson. Dear grandfather of Caitlin. Visitation: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2-9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. Rosary at the Harry J. Will Funeral Home 37000 Six Mile, Livonia, MI 48152. Funeral: Thursday, November 4th, in state 9:30 a.m. Mass 10:00 a.m. at St. Colette Church 17600 Newburgh, Livonia, MI 48152. Please leave the family a message at www.harryjwillfuneralhome.com
FELDSTEIN BEN Beloved husband of 76 years of Jeanne Feldstein. Cherished father of Lenore Diskin and Robert (Adrienne) Feldstein. Loving Papa of Mark Diskin, Jon (Margie) Diskin, Jeffrey (Stacey) Diskin, Jamie Diskin, Tony Feldstein and Leslie Flagel. Proud great-grandfather of Mearyl Diskin, Harrison Diskin, Brittany Diskin, Alyssa Diskin, Megan Diskin and Adam Flagel. Ben is the last of six children of Hyman and Rose Feldstein. SERVICES 11:00 A.M. TUESDAY MORNING AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT AT ADAT SHALOM MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY. www.irakaufman.com