ANDERSON RITA Age 92, died June 22, 2010. Beloved wife of the late Frances Joseph Anderson. Loving mother of Douglas (Marcia), James (Eileen), Joseph (Laura), Susan Anderson and Cecile (Allen) Wollard. Dear grandmother of 14, great-grandmother of 23 and great-great grandmother of one. Visitation Friday from 2-9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. Rosary at Lee-Ellena Funeral Home, 46530 Romeo Plank (south of 21 mile). Burial Saturday at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
BAKER ANN P. Age 77, June 23, 2010. Loving wife of the late Cecil. Dear mother of Daniel L., Karen (John) Costello, Bryan D. (Debbie), and Brenda K. (Jeff) McNamara. Grandmother of 10. Great-grandmother of one. Sister-in-law of Joe (Doris) Baker. Visitation Thursday 4-9 p.m. Funeral Service Friday 11:30 a.m. at the John N. Santeiu & Son Funeral Home, 1139 Inkster Rd., (between Ford Road and Cherry Hill). www.santeiufuneralhome.com
BERTOGLIO NETTIE Age 92, of Rochester Hills, a former long-time resident of St. Clair Shores, died June 21, 2010. Wife of the late John. Mother of Mary (George) Thompson and the late Ronald Bertoglio. Mother-in-law of Charleen O'Leary. Grandmother of Gregory Thompson, Lisa Bertoglio and Laura (Keith) O'Brien. Sister of Donald Merlo. Funeral Service 11 a.m. Friday at PIXLEY FUNERAL HOME, 322 W. University Drive in Rochester followed by burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Visitation Thursday 4-8 p.m. Send condolence at www.pixleyfuneralrochester.com
BOYKO DORIS Age 80, of Dearborn Heights, June 22, 2010. Doris was a long-standing volunteer at Garden City Hospital; faithful member of the St. Sabina Church choir; she was proud to have been a "Ukelele Lady" and deeply passionate about her Ukrainian Heritage. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Nick; loving mother of Nick (Cathy); cherished grandmother of Andrew; dear sister of Max Maksymetz. Memorial Service Saturday, June 26th, 12 noon at the Heeney-Sundquist Funeral Home, 23720 Farmington Rd., (just N. of Grand River, btw 9-10 Mile Rds.), Downtown Farmington 248-474-5200. Visitation Saturday 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorial tributes suggested to the charity of the donor's choice.
BRUSH THOMAS "TOM" Age 58, December 7, 2009. Brother of Patty, Marie and Bob. Uncle of Kathy, Ronnie, Bobby, and Ian. 1970 graduate of R.O. Kimball H.S. Veteran of U.S. Navy. Memorial service 11:30 a.m. Friday, June 25 at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, MI, (248) 328-0386, or call Bob, (248) 250-6988.
BYRUM ROBERT L. June 21, 2010, age 75. Beloved husband of Barbara (Bobbie). Dearest father of Lynn (Jon) Madonna, and Robert Lee (Susan). Predeceased by son, Thomas. Loving grandfather of Tomasz, Sofia, and Alex. Dear brother of Mary Jane (Bill) Jordan. Mr. Byrum was the Founder and chairman of the Sensor Manufacturing Company, a graduate and long time supporter of the Wayne University College of Engineering. He was a generous benefactor who opened his heart to many. Funeral Services Thursday 10 a.m. at McCabe Funeral Home, 31950 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. Visitation Wednesday 2-4 and 6-9 p.m Memorial contributions may be made to Angela Hospice or the American Heart Association. www.mccabefuneralhome.com
CAPOCCIA ROBERT "BOB" Passed away quietly at home on Thursday, June 17 after a brief illness. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Londa, his daughter, Toni and her husband Greg Biancucci. He also leaves behind two grandchildren, Dante and Alessandra. Mass will be held at San Francesco Church, 22870 S. Nunneley Rd., Clinton Township, Friday, June 25 at 10 a.m.
CARRETERO JOSE LUIS Age 56. Beloved husband of Debbie. Loving father of Daniel. Dear brother of Guillermo and Pili. Loving son of Pilar. Also survived by caring extended family and friends. Memorial contributions may be made to the Renaissance Unity at 11200 E. 11 Mile Rd., Warren, MI 48089 for all their loving care and support.
CATALANO PATRICIA MAY (Nee SCOTT) Age 70 June 22, 2010. Beloved wife of the late Andrew. Loving mother of Paula, James (Martha), Andrew (Dena), William and Michael (the late Rebecca). Proud grandmother of Salaina, Hannah, Andrea, Leah, Tessa, Alex and Andrew. Dearest sister of James Scott. Visitation Friday 2-9p.m. with 6:00p.m. Scripture Service at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons Inc., 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Funeral Saturday In state 10:00a.m. at St. Edmund Church, 14025 12 Mile (Between Schoenherr and Hayes) until time of Mass at 10:30a.m. Donations are welcome to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Share memories with the family at their "On Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com
CHWAN ANTOINETTE age 85 of Rochester Hills, June 22, 2010. Loving wife of the late Walter "Wally". Dear mother of Linda and Wally (Pam) Chwan. Sister of the late Mary DiPonio, Angeline Morelli, Anthony Merucci, Mike Merucci, Florence Alcini, John Merucci, Rose Gargaro, Bennie Merucci, Connie DePerro, Angelo Merucci and Henry Merucci. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and special friends. Memorial Mass Saturday, June 26, 2010 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Fatima, 13500 Oak Park Blvd, Oak Park, MI 248-545-2310. The family will receive friends at the church 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass. Memorial tributes may be made to Our Lady of Fatima Parish (at above church phone number) or to the Alzheimer's Assoc. Arrangements in the care of the Potere-Modetz Funeral Home Rochester. Online guestbook www.modetzfuneralhomes.com
CORSON ARTHUR L. Age 87, June 21, 2010. Beloved husband of the late Aletha. Loving father of Toni (Fred) Johnson . Dear grandfather of Terry (Kim) and Jason. Great- grandfather of Brandon, Luke, Jesse and Amanda, Chloe and Sophie. Dear brother of Thelma Sturm, Bonnie (Ed) Herman and the late Violet Bruner and brother-in-law Leslie Bruner. Funeral service at R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Home 15451 Farmington Rd. Livonia Friday 11 a.m. Visitation Thursday 1-8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Anglican Church of Livonia. Please share a memory at www.rggrharris.com
DEMETRAK EDWARD JAMES Age 55, of West Bloomfield, died June 20, 2010. Devoted husband to Terri, loving father to Ryan, and uncle to his loving nieces and nephews. Ed will be missed by dear family and friends. Visitation will take place Saturday 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. with a eulogy at 7 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m. at McCabe Funeral Home, 31950 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. In state Monday 10:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Rita's Catholic Church, 302 E. Maple St., Holly, MI 48442. www.mccabefuneralhome.com
DUNNIGAN PATRICIA ANN age 77 of St. Clair died, Tuesday, June 22, 2010. Former Deloitte & Touche employee. Beloved wife of Walter A. Dunnigan. Dear sister of Norma (Thomas) Mickey, Richard Fleming, Donald (Patricia) Fleming and the late E. Vincent and Sally Fleming. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Visitation at the L.C. Friederichs & Son Funeral Home. St. Clair, (www.lcfandson.com) Thursday 6-9 p.m. and Friday 2-8 p.m., with Rosary at 7:30p.m. In state Saturday at St. Mary's Church, St. Clair, from (9:30 till Mass at 10 a.m.). Burial St. Mary's Cemetery. Memorials to St. Mary's Organ Fund
ETTINGER MARLIN H. Age 86. Beloved husband of Joan. Father of the late Beth Klyberg. Step father of Linda Ehrstine and Glenn (Lisa) Ehrstine. Visitation Friday 2-8 p.m. at Charles Step Funeral Home, 18425 Beech Daly (between 6 and 7 Mile). In state Saturday 10 a.m. until Service 11 a.m. at Newburgh United Methodist Church, 36500 Ann Arbor Trail. Interment Roseland Park Cemetery. Contributions to the church appreciated.
FISHER-HENRY MARY LOUISE passed away peacefully after a long illness on June 4, 2010 in Palm Desert, California at the age of 82. She was born in Detroit, Michigan, September 20, 1927, the youngest of five children of Cato Fisher and Mattalean Tyler Fisher. Mary graduated from Eastern High School in 1945 with honors in music and attended Wayne State University in Detroit where she studied voice under the direction of Archibald Jackson of the Detroit Institute of Musical Arts. Mary was united in marriage to Andrew G. Henry in 1947. They had four children, Kathleen, Joanne, Andrew, Jr. and Kevin. After being coached by the award winning jazz pianist and teacher Harold McKinney, she began singing professionally in many metropolitan Detroit area supper clubs under the stage name of Lee Fisher. Later she changed her professional name to CeCe Grant and relocated to Los Angeles and Palm Springs, California. She appeared on the Merv Griffin and Mike Douglas shows after which she accepted bookings all over the world and on many cruise ships. She is survived by four children, Nabeelah (Kathleen) Al-Ansari (Qasim), Joanne (Ea) Robinson (Michael), Andrew G. Henry, Jr. (Carmen) and Kevin G. Henry (Dodi), ten grandchildren and nine great grandchildren, three siblings, Varalee Wells (Charles), Erman Fisher (Ruby), Eresteen Williams (Delford, deceased). Her sister, Nancy Haithco Price predeceased her. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. A memorial service will be held in Palm Desert, CA on June 26, 2010.
GIANNETTI MARIO PATRICK 83, passed away peacefully June 23, 2010. He was born September 24, 1926 in Detroit. He served in the Army Air Corps during World War II and worked for General Motors for 40 years as an engineer. Surviving are his beloved wife Marie; loving children Patrick (Terese), Gregg, Chris (Yvonne), Charles (Karen), Teresa (Chris) Ricard, Maria; 11 grandchildren. Visitation Friday, June 25, 2 9 pm at Kaul Funeral Home, 28433 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores. Mario will lie in state Saturday from 11 until time of Mass at 11:30 at St. Gertrude Catholic Church, 28839 Jefferson Ave, St. Clair Shores. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes are suggested to St. Bonaventure Monastery of Detroit or Van Elslander Cancer Center.
GOLEBIEWSKI THADDEUS "TED" 72, died June 22nd in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He was retired from General Motors. Online tributes: www.ockerputmanfuneralhome.com
GOUDREAU REV. WILLIAM G. S.J., 88, June 20, 2010, in Patna, India. A Jesuit for 70 years, Fr. Goudreau served as a missionary, pastor and retreat preacher in Patna, India for 63 years. A native of St. Ignace, Michigan, he is preceded in death by his parents, Alfred and Rose (Charbaneau), and siblings Vincent, Leonard, Laura Hermann, Lucille Hughes, Clarice Sirmeyer and Steve; and is survived by his sister Yvonne O'Rourke, many nieces and nephews and their children. The funeral was held on June 22nd in Patna, India. A memorial service will be held at St. Ignatius of Loyola Church in St. Ignace, MI in August. Memorial Gifts may be made to Jesuit International Missions or the Jesuit Partnership, 2059 N. Sedgwick St. Chicago, IL 60614 or online at www.Jesuits-chgdet.org. To sign guest book and view full text of obituary, visit www.Jesuits-chgdet.org/publications/tributes.htm
HEIL ANDREW STEPHEN Suddenly June 19, 2010. Age 25 of Waterford. Devoted father of Alyssa and Jenna. Beloved son of Stephen (Sheri) and the late Donna Payne. Loving brother of Angela Sherman, Ashley Heil and Zachary Heil. Adored grandson of Richard Heil (Chris), Bonnie Staley (Larry) and the late Larry and Carolyn Payne. Uncle of Sean Sherman. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Memorial Service Saturday 3 p.m. at White Chapel Cemetery, Temple of Memories, 621 W. Long Lake Rd., Troy. Memorial tributes to the Alyssa and Jenna Heil, c/o 32515 Woodward Ave., Royal Oak, MI 48073 (Please make checks payable to Ashley Heil). A.J. Desmond & Sons 248-549-0500. View obituary and share memories at www.DesmondFuneralHome.com
HENDRIAN HOWARD G. Age 90, of South Lyon passed away June 21, 2010. Beloved husband of Betty for 70 years. Loving father of Pam (Bill) Papciak and the late Gary. Dear father-in-law of Judy. Adored grandfather of Robert and Kenneth Hendrian, Greg and Brent Papciak, and Melinda Jenkins. Cherished great- grandfather of Matt, Josh, Reese, Jayden and Lillian Hendrian, Callahan, Baylor, Will, Nick, Michael Papciak, and Jack Jenkins. A memorial reception will be held Sunday, June 27, 2010 from 2-4 p.m. at Tanglewood Golf Club, 53503 10 Mile Rd., South Lyon. Arrangements by Casterline Funeral Home, Inc., 248-446-1171.
HERZBERG ESTELLE (nee GROSHKO) Age 93, passed away peacefully in the care of her family, June 20, 2010. Beloved wife of the late Jack. Loving mother of Tina and Cindy. Dear sister of the late John, Ed, Basil, Steve, Marie, Kathleen and Ann. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Road (between 14-15 Mile Rds.) Sunday, June 27 at 3 p.m. Visitation beginning at 12 p.m. Memorials appreciated to Beaumont Hospice. Obituary and condolences at lynchfuneraldirectors.com
HILL DORIS C. Age 82, of Beverly Hills, formerly of Southfield, died June 16, 2010 in Beverly Hills. She was born January 27, 1923 in Detroit to Harry and Lillian Douglass. Mrs. Hill was a realtor and long time member of the First Presbyterian Church, Royal Oak. Survivors include her son, Ronald Hill of Portland, OR; brother, Walter Douglass of Kellering, OH and nephew, David Douglass. Her husband, Frank, died in 1991. Arrangements by Kinsey-Garrett Funeral Home, Royal Oak. www.kinsey-garrett.com.
JARVIS HELEN MARY Of Dearborn. Age 91. (March 21, 1919). June 23, 2010. Beloved wife of the late Chester John. Dear mother of Camille (James) Stechschulte, Claudia and Jon (Cheryl). Loving grandmother of Cheryl (Leo), Daniel (Suzanne), David, Brian (Meredith), Amy Marie, Matthew, Zachary, Donovan, Anthony, Rachel Nicole and Jon Chester. Also survived by four great-grandchildren Tyler, Alexis, Kelly and Riley. Visitation at Hackett-Metcalf Funeral Home, 2640 Monroe Blvd. (near W. Outer Drive), Dearborn, Thursday 5-9 p.m. and Friday 12-9 p.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral Saturday at St. Martha's Catholic Church in Dearborn. In state 9:30 a.m. with Mass at 10 a.m. Interment St. Hedwig Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.
JOHNSON-ILLICH RUTH ANN Born October 22, 1937 in Madison Hts., MI, died June 1, 2010 in Ohio. Wife of the late Karl Johnson. Mother of Pamela Wilson (David). Grandmother of Rebecca Ruth of Boardman, OH. Sister of Daisy Bachik of Southfield, Sarah Hrubik of Virginia, Milan Illich of Illinois and Paul Illich of Michigan, and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents, Julia and Milan Illich, owners of Oakview Greenhouses, and Pauline Banyai, Helen Wallo, Mildred Igic, Marie Tomek, and Judith Douglas. Memorial services Saturday, June 26, 11 a.m. at North Hampton United Methodist Church, Bath Rd. in Cuyahoga Falls, OH.
JONES DR. CHARLIE P. Of Southfield, MI. Age 75. Born July 21, 1934. Died June 9, 2010. Will be sadly missed by daughters, Jamese Wimbley of Louisiana, Renee Clark of Alabama, Paula Henderson of Illinois, Brandy Simonds of MI, brother and sis-in-law Franklin D. and Mary Jones,other relatives and friends. As per his wishes, cremation has taken place via a private family service on June 16. Family and friends may sign the book of condolences at www.pyefuneralhome.com
KANCLERZ IRIS M. Age 69, June 22, 2010, of Westland. Beloved wife of James. Loving mother of James (Lisa), Gregory (Kelley) and Marquitta (Gregory) Alia. Proud grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Visitation Thursday 2-9 p.m. with a Rosary Service at 7 p.m. Thursday at Vermeulen Funeral Home, 980 N. Newburgh Rd. (btwn Ford and Cherry Hill), Westland. In state Friday 9 a.m. Funeral Mass Friday 9:30 a.m. at St. Richard Catholic Church, 35637 Cherry Hill (btwn Newburgh and Wayne), Westland. Memorial contributions to Susan G. Komen Cancer Foundation would be appreciated. To share a memory please visit www.vermeulenfuneralhome.com
KAUFMAN ALBERT Age 94. Beloved husband of the late Mae and the late Billee Perl. Loving father of Barry (Annette) Kaufman, Edward (Patricia) Kaufman and Nancy (Charles) Gladfelter. Dear grandfather of Jeffrey (Amy) Kaufman, Jacqueline Kaufman, Rebecca (Ted) McDonald, Shelly (Bob) Gabel, Todd Gladfelter and Darin Gladfelter. Loving great-grandfather of Ben, Daniel, Isaac, Daphne, Ian and Taj. Dear brother of Samuel (the late Sylvia) Kaufman. Also survived by loving caregiver Tamisha Day. Graveside Services Thursday 11:00 a.m. at Adat Shalom Memorial Park. Arrangements by HEBREW MEMORIAL CHAPEL, (248) 543-1622. www.hebrewmemorial.org
KILBURG MICHAEL T. JR. "COACH MIKE" Age 40. June 21, 2010 of Allen Park. Beloved husband of Sherry. Cherished dad of Ally, Branden, Madissen, Jenna, Julien and Hollye. Devoted son of Michael and Cheryl. Dearest brother of Nick (Judy) and Michelle Kilburg (Bobby Leis). Loving uncle to many. Michael served his country in the US Army during Desert Storm. Visitation Thursday 5-9 p.m. and Friday 2-9 p.m. with a Rosary Friday 7:15 p.m. at The Allen Park Chapel-Martenson Family of Funeral Homes, 10915 Allen Rd. (Corner of Goddard). He will lie in state Saturday 10:30 a.m. at St Frances Cabrini Catholic Church until Funeral Liturgy 11 a.m. Interment will be at Great Lakes National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kilburg Family Fund at Rivers Edge Community Credit Union. Visit on line guestbook at www.martenson.com.
KRZYANIAK HARRY N. "TROUT", Retired Captain of the Detroit Fire Department. Loving husband of Dorothy. Dearest Father of Daniel (Diane), Deborah Wajda (Dan), Lisa Calbus (Mark), and Douglas (Lesa). Grandfather of Matthew, Nathan, Dustin, Amanda, Alyssa, and Devin. Great Grandfather of Cody. Brother of Irene Howe. Member of Sgt. Romanowski V.F.W. Post. Arrangements by Sajewski Funeral Home
KUROSKY JOSEPH Age 84 of Rochester Hills, June 21, 2010. Loving husband of Rita. Dear father of Darlene (Donald) Schneider, Denise (Joe) Sottosanti, Elaine (Paul) Sottosanti, Gene (Carrie) Kurosky and Laurie (Gerald) Peruski. Proud grandfather of Don, Joe, Jason, Angela, Anthony, Justin, Mick, Jessica, Jeremy, Rachael, Katelan and Nathan. Great grandfather of Ethan, Maria, Kaleigh and Nolan. Son of the late Michael and Mary Kurosky. Brother of the late Edmund Kurosky. Joseph was a proud WWII Army Veteran and retired from Ford Motor Company. Funeral Mass Saturday, June 26, 2010 9:00 a.m. with an in state time of 8:30 a.m. at St. Mary of the Hills Catholic Church, 2675 John R. Road, Rochester Hills. The family will receive friends Thursday 3-9 p.m. and Friday 3-9 p.m. with a Scripture Service at 7:00 p.m. at the Potere-Modetz Funeral Home, 339 Walnut Blvd, Rochester. Interment St. Hedwig Cemetery. Memorials to the Disabled American Veterans. Online guestbook www.modetzfuneralhomes.com
LYNCH FRANCES J. Age 80, June 21, 2010. Loving wife of the late Robert. Dear mother of Bryan (Jill), Bobby (Saveta), Bill, Kenny, and Kim (Steven) Brown. Beloved grandmother of Michelle, Eric, Michael, Tiffany, Cory and Tyler. Sister of Audrey, Joe and Nelson Taylor. Best and dearest friend of Gladys and many others. Fran enjoyed traveling, playing cards and spending time with her family and friends. Visitation 2-9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the Harry J. Will Funeral Home, 37000 Six Mile, Livonia, with Rosary 7 p.m. Thursday. Services Friday at St. Edith Catholic Church, 15089 Newburgh, Livonia, with viewing at 10 a.m. until her Mass at 10:30 a.m. Burial at Glen Eden. www.harryjwillfuneralhome.com
MACK STEPHEN age 88, June 23, 2010. His hobby for many years was N Gauge Model Railroads. Beloved husband of Dorothy for 63 years. Dear father of Colleen (Ed) Odom. Loving grandfather of Dr. Tiffany (Dr. Ryan) Kim and Joshua S. Odom. Brother to Evelyn Samuels and the late Mildred Oplinger and Ethel Miller. Uncle to Evelyn (Ed) Domzalski. Visitation Friday 5 to 9 p.m. at the Northrop-Sassaman Funeral Home, 19091 Northville Road ( at Seven Mile ) Northville. Services Saturday at 11 a.m. Memorial contributions to the Detroit Rescue Mission would be appreciated.
MACKIE NORMAN E. JR. Age 45, June 19, 2010. Passed away "Suddenly". Husband of Marjie. Loving father of Amanda, Travis and Casey. Dearest son of Norman, Sr. and Alma. Dear brother of Carol Barlow and Lori Mackie. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Funeral Saturday 3:00 p.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc. (Shelby Twp.), 54880 VanDyke at 25 Mile Rd. Friends may visit from 11:30 a.m. until the time of service. Donations to St. Jude Children's Hospital are appreciated. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com
MAIER GEORGE RICHARD Age 77, of Gaylord, MI, formerly of Farmington, MI, passed away peacefully on June 22, 2010 at his home with his family by his side after a courageous 2 ½ year battle with cancer. George leaves behind his beloved partner, Sharon Oliverson; Jane Maier, the mother of his children; and children, Laurie Anne Butler (Kevin Parsons), Douglas G. (Sandy) Maier, Dennis R. Maier, Joanne Marie (Trevor) Maier-Smith, and Jennifer Lynne (Todd) Maier-Brigmon. He was the proud grandpa of Ashley Elizabeth Butler, Gregory and Amanda Maier, Jack and Cael Maier, Preston and Linnea Smith, and Jake and Kate Brigmon. George was a retired Detective-Lieutenant from the Farmington Hills Police Department. He was an active member of Masonic Temple 151 and was a United States Army veteran. FUNERAL SERVICES will be held on Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 12:30 p.m. from the First United Methodist Church in Gaylord, Rev. John Naile, officiating. VISITATION will take place at the church on Saturday from 10:30 a.m. until the time of services. In lieu of flowers, George requested any memorial contributions be made to University of Michigan, Dept. of Otolaryngology, c/o Becki Spangler (Dr. Chepeha Cancer Research Fund), 1500 E. Medical Center Drive, 1904 TC, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5312, or to Munson Hospice, 3816 W. Front St., Traverse City, MI 49684-8153 or to the First United Methodist Church of Gaylord P.O. Box 617, Gaylord, MI 49734. Friends may share condolences online at www.nelsonsfuneralhome.com
MANLEY MOLLY Died of heart failure on Sunday, June 20th, one day after her 78th birthday. She is survived by Malcolm, her husband of 53 years, and by their three children: Eric (Nancy) Manley, Steven (Mary) Manley, and Kay (Kenneth) Sicheneder. Molly's main source of joy and satisfaction in her latter years was her five grandchildren: Sarah and Gregory Manley and Joseph, Mark, and Jack Sicheneder. Our memories of her will be that she lived her life as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. A private celebration of her life is being planned for family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Interlochen Center for the Arts.
MARVIN JAMES September 23, 1959 - June 20, 2010. Beloved son of Betty and the late Richard "Dick", loving brother of Judy Boyer, Janice Pressley and Linda J. Tynan. Memorial Service held on Saturday, June 26 at 4 p.m., at the residence of Linda and Brian Tynan, 22920 Wellington, Dearborn. Condolences may be sent to same. Donations also may be sent to Dearborn Christian Fellowship, 21360 Donaldson St., Dearborn, MI 48124.
McKEOUGH PAUL JOSEPH June 21, 2010, age 76. Beloved husband of Kay. Loving father of Dr. Meg (John) Nemes. Dear grandfather of Michael, Steven, Peter, and Catherine. Brother of Philip, Patrick, Mary and the late Jack, Edward, Patricia and William. Paul was very devoted to his family and faith. He loved traveling, and shared his love of golfing, and skiing with his family and friends, especially his grandchildren. Visitation at the O'Brien/Sullivan Funeral Home, 41555 Grand River, Novi, (248) 348-1800, Thursday 2-9 p.m. with Scripture Service at 7 p.m. In state at Our Lady of Victory Church, 133 Orchard St., Northville, Friday 10:30 a.m. until funeral liturgy at 11 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Capuchins or the Alzheimer's Association. On line sympathy message at www.obriensullivanfuneralhome.com
MOISAN PAUL E. Age 84, June 19, 2010. Loving father of Ellen Moisan, Jan Nye and P.C. Moisan -Thomas. Proud grandfather of Erin (Scott) Mullen, Morgan Nye and Sarah Moisan-Thomas. Dearest brother of Laurence (Kathy) Moisan, the late Phil (survived by Dorothy) Moisan and the late Polly (Danis) Dobson. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday 3-8 p.m. at the St. Clair Shores Chapel of Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 25800 Harper Ave. (N of 10 Mile). Funeral Service Friday 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Share a memory at www.bcfh.com.
MONDRAGON JAIME Age 68 of Detroit. June 19, 2010. Loving husband of Mary. Beloved father of Jose (Amy), Jaime Jr., Norma (Richard Casatenada), Tony, Martha Santos, Alfredo (Letica), and Ricardo. Dearest step-father of Michelle (Robin Powell) Witmer, Michael (Paula) Witmer, and Monica (Chris Jackson) Witmer. Also survived by 18 grandchildren and 3 sisters. Visitation Thursday June 24, 2010 from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Taylor Chapel of Voran Funeral Home, 23750 Goddard Rd. (313) 291-1800. In state Saturday 9:30 a.m. with a 10:00 a.m. Mass of Resurrection to follow at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Detroit. Interment Our Lady of Hope Cemetery. Obituary/Guest Book at www.voranfuneralhome.com
MOTT ROBERT L., JR. PINCKNEY, MI. Age 60, died June 19, 2010. Loving son of the late Robert and Gloria, beloved father of Robert L. Mott III and dear brother of Cynthia (Steve) Grelecki all of Pinckney. Bob was a former Detroit F.B.I. Agent and was currently practicing law with the Patrick-Johnson and Mott Law Firm. Cremation rites have been accorded. A Celebration of Life will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, June 27, 2010 at Shalom Lutheran Church, 1740 M-36 Pinckney, MI 48169. The family will gather with friends at 1:00 p.m. until the time of service. Memorials to St. Jude Children's Hospital. Please leave a Message of Comfort at 877-231-7900 or sign guestbook at www.borekjennings.com
MYERS JANICE M. "JAN" MYERS Age 71, died peacefully at home on June 19, 2010 surrounded by her husband, Bill, and their sons, Matt, Greg and Steve. Surviving as well are Matt's wife, Chris, and their daughters, Annie, Julia and Kate; Greg's wife, Liz, their daughter, Charlotte, and son, Jeffrey; and Steve's wife, Holly, and their twin sons, Oliver and Graham. Jan's sibling sister, Lyn Malone, and Jan's adoptive sister, Linda Luchi, also survive. A Memorial Service will be held in Jan's honor on Saturday, June 26th, at 10:00 a.m. at Christ Church Cranbrook on Lone Pine Road in the City of Bloomfield Hills. If desired, memorial tributes in lieu of flowers may be made to Care House of Oakland County, telephone 248.332.7173, website http://www.carehouse.org and/or The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, telephone 248-581-3900, website http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org View obituary and share memories at www.DesmondFuneralHome.com
NEWCOMER PAUL E. 86, June 18, 2010. Dearly loved and devoted husband of Mintie; loving father of Les (Janet); beloved grandfather of Elise. Paul is also survived by his sister, Margaret Harned and many loving extended family and friends. Funeral Service Friday, June 25th 12 noon at the Heeney-Sundquist Funeral Home, 23720 Farmington Rd., (between 9-10 Mile Rds., just N. of Grand River), downtown Farmington (248-474-5200). Visitation Thursday 1-8 p.m. Burial at the historic Oakwood Cemetery, Farmington. Memorial tributes suggested to Alzheimer's Association, alz.org. heeney-sundquist.com.
OLSON CARL RODRIC "ROD" A resident of White Lake Twp., died on June 22, 2010 at the age of 89. He was preceded in death by his wife, Glenna Olson, and is survived by his son, Dave (Debbie) Olson of Commerce, daughter, Karen (Rene) Aquilina of Milford, and grandchildren, Steven Olson, Alison and Lauren Aquilina. Carl was retired from Detroit Street and Railroad with whom he worked for many years. A Memorial Service will be held at the Milford Presbyterian Church, 238 N. Main St., Milford, on Monday, June 28th, at 11 a.m., with The Rev. Dr. R. John Harris officiating. Friends may gather at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Memorials may be made in his name to a charity of your choice. For further information please contact Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, Milford, at 248-684-6645 or visit www.LynchFuneralDirectors.com
PADZIESKI MARY E. June 19, 2010, age 67. Beloved wife of Richard. Dear mother of Sharyn Perry (Brian) and Jennie Melinn (Chris). Loving grandmother of Phaedra Melinn. Memorial Service to take place at a future time. Arrangements by the Dearborn Chapel of the Howe-Peterson Funeral Home (313) 561-1500. www.howepeterson.com
PARIDEE VIRGINIA Age 90, June 23, 2010. Beloved wife of the late Clyde Paridee. Loving mother of Sharon (Robert) Morris. Dear grandmother of Kimberly (Michael) Hermanson and Lisa Viselli. Dear great grandmother of Emily, Zoe, Ryan and Nicolas. Funeral Service at the R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Home, 15451 Farmington Rd., Livonia, Saturday at 10:30 am. Visitation Friday 2 - 8 pm. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Christopher-St. Paul Episcopal Church. Please share a memory at www.rggrharris.com.
PERSICO REV. FR. PASQUALE (PIME) Age 89, June 20, 2010. Beloved brother of Antonio, Franco and Maurizia. Many nieces, nephews and brother priests of PIME Missionaries also survive. Long time resident of Tequesta and Jupiter FL. In state Tuesday 9 a.m. until time of Mass 10:30 a.m. at PIME Regional Headquarters, 17330 Quincy (1 blk N. of 6 Mile and 2 blks E. of Livernois) Detroit. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield. A Memorial Mass will also take place at St. Jude Catholic Church in Tequesta, FL at 6 p.m. on July 14, 2010. Memorials may be made to the PIME Missionaries. Share memories at www.bcfh.com
PIXLEY DON G. Age 81, of Rochester, MI. Died June 21, 2010 Husband of Ernestine "Bobbie"; father of Martha (Dan) Mishler, Susan (Tony) Lauri, Vern (Lori) Pixley and David. Grandfather of Philip, Emily, Jillian, Andrew Don G. II and Alex. Uncle of Mark, Bob, Beth and Mary. Funeral Service Saturday, June 26, 2010, 11 a.m. St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 620 Romeo St., Rochester, MI. Visitation Pixley Funeral Home, 322 W. University Dr., Rochester Thursday 5-8 p.m. and Friday 3-8 p.m. Contributions would be appreciated to Crittenton Hospital or St. Paul's United Methodist Church. www.PixleyFuneralRochester.com
RANGER JUDITH A. Age 77 a 21 year resident of Sterling Hts. Beloved wife of Vincent; Dear-est mother of Nancy (Dennis) Gomulinski, Debra (James) Hartsfield, Andrea (Jerome) Oss, Laurie (Edward) Yavarow and Vincent Jr. Loving grandmother of eight and great- grandmother of two. She is also survived by her brother, Jerome (Marie) Elisha. Visitation will be held Friday from 2:00 p.m. till 9:00 p.m. at the VanLerberghe Funeral Home, 30600 Harper Ave., St. Clair Shores. Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Athanasius Catholic Church on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Additional visitation at the church from 10 a.m. till time of mass. Memorial contributions to Charity of Choice appreciated. Arrangements by the Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home of Fraser, 586-293-3390. Share memories with the family at www.faulmannwalsh.com.
RETICH JOHN R. Age 52. Passed peacefully at home on June 22, 2010, after a courageous battle with brain cancer. Loving husband of Donna for 31 years. Dear father of Khristina, Jackie, Stephanie and Jeremy. Son of Robert and Kathy Retich. Brother of Cindy Alexander and Diane Powers (Ward). Survived by many loving family members and special friends. John was a true and loyal U of M football fan! Memorial service will be held on Friday, June 25, 2010 at 2:00 p.m., at Mason's Wayne Lodge, 37137 Palmer Rd, Westland, MI 48186. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to John's favorite community activity: Dad's Athletic Club ("DAC"), c/o Bud Prough, 2256 Wilshire, Westland MI 48186; or, AngelaHospice.com.
RISKE WENDY 58, June 4, 2010. Beloved wife of Earl, mother of Eric (Sheila) London, sister of John (Karen) Ingham, step-mother of Earl (Toni) Riske and Mike (Pam) Riske. Adored grandmother of Aidan, Connor, Noah, Sydney, Anna and Abigail. Memorial service to be held at 12 PM, Friday, June 25, 2010 at the Grosse Pointe War Memorial. Donations may be made to the Wendy Riske Memorial Fund benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure at: http://www.info-komen.org/site/TR/Events/Komendonations?pxfid=136017&fr_id=1120&pg=fund