SHIFFMAN, KARYN E. Fowlerville Her Legacy Karyn Shiffman, age 73, passed away, June 29, 2015 at home. She was born May 28, 1942 in Detroit to Duncan and Elaine (Pauwels) Hannah. Karyn married Dean Edward, March 27, 1970 and he preceded her in death on August 12, 2004. Karyn was a self- employed accountant for many years and a member of Hardy United Methodist Church. She was an avid reader and also enjoyed doing cross stitch and needle point. Her Family Karyn is survived by her daughter Elyse Frankford and son Jason Bernard; grandchildren Jordan Jaime, Nathaniel E. Rojas, Autumn Shiffman, Drake Shiffman Samantha and Bethany Shiffman; great-grandchildren Hanna E. and Jordan D. Jaime; sisters Patricia Hannah and Jan Drewek. She is preceded in death by her husband Dean and son, Charles M. Shiffman. Her Farewell Karyn's family and friends will gather on Friday, July 3, 2015, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the Community Farewell Service at 11:00 a.m., at Hardy United Methodist Church, 6510 E. Highland Rd., Howell. Pastor John Schneider will serve as celebrant. Memorial contributions may be given to the family for future designation. Please leave a message of comfort to the Shiffman family by calling 1.877.231.7900 or sign the guestbook at borekjennings.com .
STINSON, ANGELINE January 12, 1933-June 28, 2015. Beloved wife, mother, and grandmother, Angeline Stinson passed away early Sunday morning. A memorial service will be held in her honor this weekend. For details please contact the Patrick Stinson Family.
DUNLAP, LEONARD A. Age 47, passed away June 23, 2015. Memorial Services will be held at his sister's, Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at 5623 W. Coon Lake Rd., Howell.
ELDRIDGE, WANDA M. Age 89 of Brighton passed away June 24, 2015. She was born on June 25, 1925 in Detroit a daughter of William and Anna (McKenna) Tierney. In 1942, she married John Eldridge in San Diego, California. John preceded her in death in 1986. Wanda was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, and a retired police officer. She enjoyed her friendships with classmates and childhood friends, but most of all spending time with her family. Prior to her retirement in 1981, she had been employed for 17 years with the San Fernando Valley Police Dept. Surviving is her grandson, Jami (Jill) Wolocko; three great-grandchildren, Tara, Darby, and Cooper; sisters, Dorothy (Frank), Elaine (the late Robert), and Virginia (the late Charles); brother, Richard (Sally); as well as 23 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her son, John Austin; two daughters, Catherine and Mary; as well as her brother, Charles (Beatrice). Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, June 29, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Brighton. Entombment will be at Eternal Valley in Newhall, CA. Visit at the church beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Monday. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider memorial contributions to the Livingston Women's Club or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital with envelopes available at the church. Please visit Wanda's Book of Memories at www.keehnfuneralhome.com.
MISSLITZ, BARBARA BEA Age 80 of Brighton, passed away at her home, Thursday afternoon June 18, 2015. She was born on October 29, 1934 in Fenton, the daughter of Harry Robert and Ethel Marie (Hoefler) Henry. On September 18, 1954 she was married to Charles B. Misslitz at the First United Methodist Church of Brighton and together they continued to make the Brighton area their home. Mr. Misslitz preceded her in death on September 25, 2007. Barb was a wonderful wife and mother and was an active member of the Brighton First United Methodist Church. Surviving are her four daughters: Connie (Bill) Schauer of Perry, Cathy (Steve) Pendell of Stockbridge, Cindy (Bob) Stafford and Barb (Terry) Amell both of Howell. 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren also survive. She was also preceded in death by her brother Robert Henry. Memorial Services were held Wednesday June 24, 2015 at the First United Methodist Church of Brighton. Memorial Contributions in Mrs. Misslitz's name are suggested to the First United Methodist Church of Brighton or to the church's quilting group. Envelopes are available from the Keehn Funeral Home, Brighton. Please visit Barb's Book of Memories at www.keehnfuneralhome.com
SUSA, ROBERT JOSEPH Age 88, of Howell, passed away Saturday, June 20, 2015. He was born November 26, 1926 in Royal Oak, MI, the son of Robert Susa and Mary (Hubert) Susa. He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years (1998), Pauline Parker; and his sister, Eva (Susa) Dunn. The Susa family lived on a farm in Oak Grove. Bob attended Oak Grove School, a one room country school near their farm. The family later moved to Livingston Street in Howell. Mr. Susa attended Howell High School, served in the Army during WWII and retired from Chrysler Corporation Proving Grounds in 1983. Surviving relatives include two daughters, Barbara Susa-Fineis of Mason and Diane (Susa) Horn (Robert) of Milford; two grandchildren, Rodney Baum (Kollette) and Leslee (Baum) Hunter (Casey); two step-grandchildren, John Horn (Susan) and Brian Horn (Kathleen); four great-grandchildren, Taylir and Mackenzie Baum and Ayden and Riley Hunter; five step-great-grandchildren, Sarah, Ellen, Anna, Grady, and Wils Horn; and many loving nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. A graveside service with military honors to be conducted at Lakeview Cemetery on Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Diabetes Association. Arrangements by MacDonald's Funeral Home, Howell (517-546-2800). Please sign the family's online guestbook at www.macdonaldsfuneralhome.com.
KOTELES, ROBERT Age 66 passed away June 25, 2015. Services will be held Monday, June 29, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held Sunday, June 28, 2015 from 12:00 6:00 p.m. at Keehn Funeral Home.
PORTER, FREDERICK THOMAS Age 87 of Gregory, Michigan died Wednesday evening, June 24, 2015 at his residence. Frederick was born November 30, 1927 in Ann Arbor, Michigan; the son of William and Mary (Hannah) Porter. He married Norene VanBlaircum on March 3, 1951 in Pinckney, Michigan and she preceded him in death December 11, 1996. Survivors include two daughters, Virginia Porter and Helen (Mike) Cronin; two sons, Thomas Porter and William (Cindy) Porter; twelve grandchildren, thirty great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren; two sisters, Connie (Ed) Wright and Gert Eisle. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 27, 2015 at Shelters Funeral Home 250 N Mill St. Pinckney, Michigan with Rev. Lynn Martin officiating. Military honors will be held at the Pinckney Cemetery. Family will receive friends Friday, June 26th from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
DEAKE, FAY February 13, 1916 - June 20, 2015. Arrangements by: PHILLIPS FUNERAL HOME. www.phillipsfuneral.com
MacKINNON, IRENE J. Age 92 of Northville formerly of Farmington Hills passed away 6/17/2015. Share condolences at: casterlinefuneralhome.com
WERSTEIN, OLIVIA ROSE Born on February 15, 1997 passed away on June 23, 2015 after a long battle with spinal muscular atrophy. She fought bravely to the end. Olivia enjoyed a "Make-A-Wish" trip at the age of 4. She enjoyed attending Trails Edge Camp. Olivia's week at MDA Camp Cavell was the highlight of her year. She was active with the Girl Scouts Troop 1291. She loved her Wheel Chair Hockey Team. Olivia was a student at Hartland Schools. She entertained many with her wicked sense of humor and impressed others with her cultivated giant marigolds. Olivia loved gaming and was ruthless at board games. She braved many illnesses and surgeries during her 18 years. Olivia is survived by her loving parents, Cynthia and Christopher Werstein; her sister, Elizabeth; her beloved dog, Minnie. Funeral Service will be held from All Saints Lutheran Church, 12701 Highland Rd., Hartland on Friday, June 26, 2015 at 11 a.m. with gathering to begin an hour prior. The Rev. Denise Russell to officiate. Visitation at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 404 E. Liberty St., Milford on Thursday from 2-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages contributions to Make-A-Wish of Michigan or Camp Cavell Fund. For further information, please phone Lynch & Sons, Milford 248.684.6645 or visit LynchFuneralDirectors.com .