BORLE DONALD A. Age 90, WWII United States Navy Veteran. Beloved husband of the late Janet. Loving father of Donald (Mary), Deborah Silverest, Keith, and David (Monica). Predeceased by son-in-law Jack and daughter-in-law Nancy. Grandfather of 10 and great-grandfather of four. Visitation Thursday 2:00p.m. until 9:00p.m. at the Sterling Heights Chapel of the E.J. Mandziuk & Son Funeral Directors, Inc. 3801 18 Mile Rd. (N.W. Corner of 18 & Ryan). Mass of the Christian Burial Friday 10:00a.m. at Our Lady of Grace (formally known as St. Cletus Church). Mr. Borle will lie in state at Church from 9:30a.m. until time of Mass. Please share memories at www.mandziukfuneralhome.com
CRANDELL CARLA J., Age 57, of Madison Heights, MI joined her son Randy in heaven on April 19, 2014. She was born July 2, 1956 in Pennington Gap, WV. Beloved wife of Dennis Crandell. Loving mother of Tonya (Tom), Denise (Dave) and Ricky. Dear Grandmother of Olivia Grace, Andrew and Austin. Sister of Suzette. Visitation will be held Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 3 p.m. to 9p.m. with a Funeral Service Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Hopcroft Funeral Home, 31145 John R, Madison Heights, MI 48071. Burial at White Chapel Cemetery, Troy, MI. Online condolences at www.hopcroftfuneraldirectors.com
DAVID ROBERT LOUIS Age 75, of Oscoda, Michigan, formerly of Clawson, MI passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014. He was born on September 22, 1938 in Detroit, MI to the late John and Sophia David (nee Blach). He is survived by his wife, Donna David, Bob is also survived by his children, Robert Jr. (Jennifer) David, Brian (Connie) Bazzy and Laurie David; brother, John David and sister, Jean (Edward) Davison and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Kristen David. The family will welcome friends Saturday, April 26, 2014 at noon until the time of service at 1:00 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church in Oscoda, MI. You may offer your condolences at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com
DENNIS THOMAS EDWARD, age 61, a resident of Rochester Hills formerly of Troy and Royal Oak, passed away on April 20, 2014. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Watson) Dennis. Loving father of Shannon Tuczak (Gerry). Dearest grandfather of Olivia Tuczak. Dear son of Jacqueline Dennis and the late Edward Glenn Dennis. Brother of Margaret Zahler (Robert), Michael Dennis (Vida), the late Carl Dennis, Kathleen Dillon (Ed Young), Barbara DelBene (Fred) and Lawrence Dennis (Joyce). Uncle of Jennifer Dillon, Nicholas Dillon, Michael DelBene, Erin DelBene, Kaitlyn DelBene, Christopher DelBene, Travis Dennis and Kayla Dennis. Best friend of Phil Abraham (Colleen) and Bill Farmer (Adele). Tom was a very intelligent, successful businessman and a great problem solver. He worked for DelBene Produce as a Systems Administrator. He graduated from Troy High School, attended MSU and graduated from Walsh College with honors. He was a Certified Public Accountant. Tom's motto was "it's all about family and people". He loved going fast on his boat, fishing trips, traveling all over the world and spending time at his cottage on Higgins Lake. Tom was an avid collector of Lionel Trains, music fed his soul and he will be missed by all the lives he touched. Visitation Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 4-8 p.m. and Friday, April 25, 2014 from 3-8 p.m., with a remembrance service at 7 p.m. at Price Funeral Home, 3725 Rochester Road (between Big Beaver and Wattles Roads), Troy, (248)689-0700. Funeral will be Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 11 a.m. with viewing at 10:30 a.m. at the Big Beaver United Methodist Church, 3753 John R Road (between Big Beaver and Wattles Roads) Troy. Interment White Chapel Memorial Cemetery, Troy. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or the Gift of Life. Share memories with the online guestbook at www.pricefuneralhome.net
DRYER ALLEN Age 62, of Cement City, died April 20, 2014. Al is survived by his wife Judith, five Children, seven Grandchildren and four Siblings. Visitation will be held Friday, April 25 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Handler Funeral Homes, 313 W. Pottawatamie St. Tecumseh, MI. Funeral service will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home, with visitation from 1 p.m. until the time of service. A full obituary may be viewed and condolences offered to the family at www.HandlerFuneralHomes.com
FERRERI VINCENZO April 22, 2014. Age 75 Beloved husband of Gloria. Dear father of Christine (David) Chludzinski and the late Jennifer. Grandfather of Jacob, Brooklyn, Matthew, and Anthony. Dear son of Mollie and the late John. Brother of Sal, Doloris, and Patricia. Visitation at the Sterling Heights Chapel of Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home 13650 E. Fifteen Mile Road (@ Schoenherr) Thursday 3-9 p.m. Funeral Friday 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Memories shared at www.bcfh.com
KEE, BRENDAN P. WHITMORE LAKE, MI His Legacy Brendan Patrick Kee, age 22, of Whitmore Lake passed away suddenly in a car accident, on April 20, 2014. He was born, March 11, 1992 to Patrick L. Kee, Jr. and Dawn Marie (Podolski) Kee, in Ft. Wainwright, Fairbanks, Alaska. Brendan enjoyed sports and physical fitness. His many activities included playing basketball and football at Pinckney High School. He played college football at Bluffton University in Ohio. He also enjoyed bowling and disc golf. He was an accomplished rapper who performed at the Blind Pig in Ann Arbor, MI. Brendan will be dearly missed by his family and friends. His Family Brendan leaves behind his parents; siblings, Jasmine Marie Kee, and Donald Allison; grandparents, Sandra Chieffi, Patrick Kee, Sr., and Connie (Herman) Walters. He is preceded in death by his grandfather, George S. Podolski; and great-grandparents, James and June Sykes, Julius and Josephine Wojcik, and Charlotte Podolski. His Farewell Family and friends will gather on Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m. and Friday, April 25, 2014 from 3 to 8 p.m. at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Hamburg Chapel. Brendan's Healing Farewell will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014, beginning with gathering at 10 a.m. at Holy Spirit Roman Catholic Church 9565 Musch Rd. Brighton, MI, followed by an 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial with Father John Rocus as celebrant. Memorial donations are suggested to the family for future designation. Please leave a message of comfort for Brendan's family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at: www.borekjennings.com
KENAN MAUREEN E. "MOE", passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at the age of 70. Maureen is survived by her children, Kim Kenan, David (Carrie) Kenan, Donald Kenan, Donna (Gene) Baker; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild as well as her sister, Monica (Ray) Lemanski. She was previously employed by Prestige Portraits in the Royal Oak Office and Juliana's Academy of Dance. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 5-9 p.m. and Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 2-9 p.m. at Gramer Funeral Home, 705 N. Main Street, (btwn. 14 & 15 Mile Rds.), Clawson, MI 48017. Funeral Service Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Gramer Funeral Home. Share online condolences at www.GramerFuneralHome.com
KIRKLAND DENISE MARIE Age 47, passed away April 21, 2014 after a long illness. Loving wife of James Kirkland II. She is the dearest mother of Robin, Jessie, Holly, Jillian and James III. Family will receive friends and visitors Wednesday 6-9 p.m. and Thursday Noon to 9 p.m. at the A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave. at Vernier Rd., Grosse Pointe Woods, MI. Funeral Friday 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
KROL ROBERT J. Age 73 of Dearborn Heights, MI. Died April 21, 2014. Beloved husband of Mary Jane. Dearest father of Jeannette (Chris) Englund, Debra (Marty) Riendl, Peggy (Kevin) Goth, Richard (Theresa) Werth. Grandfather of six and great-grandfather of one. Brother of Dennis (Denise) Kroll and Patricia Haliburda. Son-in-law of Alice Puglisi. Many nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday, April 24, 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., rosary 7:00 p.m. at Querfeld Funeral Home, 1200 Oakwood, Dearborn. In state Friday, April 25, 10:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Mass at St. Sabina Catholic Church, 25605 Ann Arbor Tr., Dearborn Heights, 48127. Family suggest Memorial Donations to http://www.toririley.com/Tori_s_Progress.html click on Toris Progress. www.querfeldfuneralhome.com.
KRUGEL CLARA Beloved wife of the late James Krugel. Dear mother of Melvyn Krugel and Jerry Krugel. Dearest sister of the late Dr. Saul Shapiro and sister-in-law of Marylan Shapiro. Also remembered by many loving family members and friends. GRAVESIDE SERVICES TODAY 1:30 PM AT ADAT SHALOM MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY, LIVONIA. ARRANGEMENTS BY THE DORFMAN CHAPEL FARMINGTON HILLS. 248-406-6000 or visit www.thedorfmanchapel.com
MARKWORT CHRISTIAN F. Age 89, of Shelby Twp., Michigan died April 22, 2014. He was a tool maker for GM Fisher Body. Beloved husband of the late Katharina. Survived by his children Ingrid Markwort and Christian (Rebecca) Markwort. Grandchildren; Anthony (Leslie), Erik (Kimberly) and Jonathon. Funeral Service 10 a.m. Friday, April 25, 2014 at Gramer Funeral Home, Diener Chapel, 48271 Van Dyke Ave. Shelby Twp., MI 48317 586 731 4150 Visitation Thursday 2 until 9 p.m. www.GramerFuneralHome.com
MAY LUTHER C., Age 61; April 19, 2014. Beloved father of Terry (Jennifer) May; dearest brother of Kenneth (Michelle) and Ronald (Lisa) May; and former husband of Twyla. Visitation Thursday 4 p.m. until the time of Funeral Service at 7 p.m. at Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home, 32814 Utica Rd., Fraser. Share memories at www.faulmannwalsh.com
MISURACA DORIS (nee KREGER). April 22, 2014. Age 80. Beloved wife of Dominic for eight wonderful years and together for 23 years. Loving mother of Gail Nowicki, Cindy Leonard, Karen (Pat) Smalarz, Daniel (Geniene) Kreger, Paul (Sue) Misuraca and Tom (Alyssa) Misuraca. Proud and loving grandmother of 14 and great-grandmother of four. Dear sister of Shirley (Frank) Nucci, Margaret Hein, Florence Frederick, Gerald (Betty) Dostert and Kenneth Dostert. Visitation Thursday 3-9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. Scripture Service at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons Inc., 36900 Schoenherr Rd. at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). In state Friday 10:30 a.m. until time of 11 a.m. Mass at St. Martin de Porres Church, 31555 Hoover Rd. (North of 13 Mile). Please share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guestbook" at WujekCalcaterra.com
PATRICK PATRICE MARIE April 11, 2014, age 59, of Southgate. Beloved daughter of Eleanor Patrick and the late Eugene Patrick. Loving sister of Gregory (Cynthia) Patrick. Dear Aunt of Sabrena (Mark) Hibbert and Jeremy Patrick. Dearest great aunt of Isabella Hibbert. Loving Life Partner of Dennis Tomich of 33 years. Patrice was a cosmetologist and loved to water ski and garden. Memorial Visitation Saturday April 26, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. until time of Memorial Service 5:00 p.m. at the John K. Solosy Funeral Home, 3206 Fort St., Lincoln Park (313) 383-1870. www.solosyfuneralhome.com
PAULI ROBERT G. April 22, 2014, age 80 of Canton. Beloved husband of the late Carol Ann. Loving father of Ronald and the late Richard. Proud grandfather of Jeffrey, Melanie and Robert. Visitation Thursday 2-9 p.m. at Vermeulen Funeral Home, 46401 W. Ann Arbor Road (btwn. Sheldon and Beck), Plymouth. In state Friday 10:30 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Funeral Service at Tabernacle of Praise Lutheran Church, 42690 Cherry Hill (W. of Lilley), Canton. Memorials may be made to Tabernacle of Praise Lutheran Church. To share a memory, please visit: vermeulenfuneralhome.com
PEER CHARLES R. "CHUCK" Age 71, April 20, 2014. Beloved husband of Rosalie. Loving father of Tracey (Jim) Schiller and Jeffrey (Andrea). Dear grandfather of Nicholas, Joshua and Gianna. Dear brother of Robert (Lucy), Sam, Richard (Charlotte) Peer, Joyel Duvall and the late Gerald (Patricia) and Ted (Barbara). Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral Service at the R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Home, 15451 Farmington Rd., Livonia, Friday at 1 p.m. Visitation Thursday from 2 9 p.m. Please share a memory at www.rggrharris.com.
PIESTRAK HELEN A. Age 90 of Dearborn, died April 21, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Joseph. Loving mother of Deborah (Nat) Kibble, Susan (Brian) Phillips and Patricia (David) Rossman. Dearest grandmother of seven. Sister of Florence Wrobel. Visitation Wednesday, April 23, 4:30-8:00 p.m. Scripture service 7 p.m. at Querfeld Funeral Home, 1200 Oakwood, Dearborn. In state 10:30 a.m. Funeral Mass 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 24, at Henry Ford Village Chapel, 15101 Ford Rd., Dearborn, MI 48126. Memorial Donations to Angela Hospice, 14100 Newburgh Rd., Livonia, MI 48154 appre-ciated. www.querfeldfuneralhome.com
SHOSEY, IDA M. Age 98, of Whitmore Lake passed away April 21, 2014 at her daughter's home. She was born February 16, 1916 the daughter of Lewis and Ethel (Hunt) Potter. Ida graduated from Brighton High School in 1933 and went on to nursing school. On June 12, 1933 she married Clarence Shosey. She was a member of the Eastern Stars were she was a Worthy Matron. Ida worked for years in the old Ubers drug store on Main Street and also was a nurse for Dr. Gerald Pelkey D.D.S. Ida and Clarence raised their family on Fonda Lake Drive. She is survived by her children; Donald (Myra) Shosey, Charles (Marilyn) Shosey, and Phyllis Shelters, and daughter- in- law Gloria Shosey, 17 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and 8 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years Clarence, one son Jack Shosey, one grandson Mike Shosey, one great grandson Drew Kmiecik, one brother Ted Potter, sister Peg White, one son-in-law Bud Shelters. Visitation will be held Thursday, April 24 from 4-8 P.M. at Keehn Funeral Home. Private family burial will be held. Memorial contributions in Ida's name may be made to St. Joseph Mercy Hospice with envelopes available at the funeral home. Please visit Ida's Book of Memories at www.keehnfuneralhome.com
SOULLIERE ROSE (nee BEZAIRE), Passed away peacefully at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital with her family by her side on April 20, 2014, at the age of 95. Beloved wife of the late Edmond (1994). Loving mother of Edmond (Sue) of LaSalle, Nancy Rivard (Ray) of St. Clair Shores, Judith Soulliere (Bob) of London, David (Joanne) of Calgary, Greg (Marg) of Lakeshore, Robert (Grace) of Florida, Pat (Donna) of Lakeshore and Connie Kerstner (Jon) of Tecumseh. Dear grandmother of 18 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild. Survived by her sister Henriette Belisle, sisters-in-law Bernadette Bezaire, Pauline and Dorothy Soulliere and brothers-in-law Omer and Rene Soulliere (Betty). Predeceased by her parents Joseph and Laura and eight siblings. Will be missed by many nieces and nephews. A special thank you to Teresa Doran for her exceptional care to our mother. The family would also like to thank the staff on the second floor north of Hotel Dieu; specifically Gwen, Lori, Arlene, Albana, Michelle, Sue and Greg. Your kindness and care to our mother was exceptional and appreciated. Mom will always be remembered for her special gifts that each and every one of us will cherish. Visiting at Marcotte Funeral Home, 12105 Tecumseh Rd. E., Tecumseh (519-735-2830) on Wednesday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Visitation will continue on Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. The funeral procession will leave from the funeral home at 9:45 a.m. to St. John Vianney Church for the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at St. Anne's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Charity of your Choice. Online condolences may be left at www.marcottetecumseh.ca
STEWART ETHAN ALLEN JR. passed away April, 22nd, 2014 as result of complications brought on by Alzheimer's. He was 87. Al is survived by his wife of 65+ years Connie, his daughters Carol Penskar (Orinda, California), Connie Stewart (Battle Creek, Michigan) and his son James Stewart (Rochester, Minnesota) along with seven grandchildren and four great grand- children. Al was a long time Ford Motor Company executive working at GPD Saline and the Ford Research Center in Dearborn, MI where he retired from in 1988. Prior to Ford, he also worked at Proctor and Gamble in Cincinnati and with the Randall Company in Wilmington, Ohio. During WWII Al served in the Merchant Marines and was at sea headed to Murmansk, USSR when the war ended in Europe in May, 1945. Al and his family were Ann Arbor, Michigan residents for nearly 50 years. He was a 1948 MIT Mechanical Engineering graduate. He loved recreational swimming, was an avid target shooter, and a community activist for primary education. More recently Al and Connie moved to Rochester, MN and resided at Charter House. Any memorial contributions should be made in Al's memory to Paws and Claws Humane Society in Rochester, MN.
TYJENSKI GERARD, are 76, passed away April 22, 2014. Loving husband, father and grandfather. Visitation on Thursday from 3-9 p.m. at the Sterling Heights Chapel of the E.J. Mandziuk & Son Funeral Directors, 3801 18 Mile Road (NW corner of Ryan). Rosary 7 p.m. Funeral service Friday in state 10 a.m. Mass 10:30 a.m., St. Louise Catholic Church, 2500 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI. Entombment Resurrection Cemetery. View online guest book at www.mandziukfuneralhome.com.