ANDERSON KENNETH E., 69, of Meredith, New Hampshire, passed away November 2, 2012 with his family at his side, after a long courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband for 47 years to Sally (nee Cole) of Meredith. Loving father of Meredith Anderson of Merrimack, NH, Bruce (Amy) Anderson of Windham, NH and Glenn (Jennifer) Anderson of Hooksett, NH. Dear papa of Kevin, Rachel, Cole, Gracie and Brady. Dear brother of Karen Dolan. Ken graduated from Tenafly, New Jersey High School, Lehigh University and received his CPA degree while working for Coopers and Lybrand. Ken first worked for Brown & Sharp in North Kingstown, Rhode Island and retired as Chief Financial Officer from Freudenberg-NOK, head-quartered in Plymouth, Michigan. Ken was a 1st Lt. in the US Army serving in Vietnam. Ken enjoyed travel, summers on Lake Winnipesaukee with his family and especially his grandchildren. He loved his special buddy "Truman". He will be missed by all who loved him and knew him. A celebration of life service will be held on Tuesday, November 13th at 11:00 a.m. at the First Congregational Church, 4 Highland Street, Meredith, NH. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Clara Goy Foundation at the University of Hackensack Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ 07601.
BELANGER GLORIA M. (KARDUM) of Dearborn, born November 9, 1923 passed away November 3, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Robert E. Belanger, mother of step-sons, Kevin (Nancy) and David, grandmother of Jessica and Gene Belanger, aunt of Janet Coutts, Cynthia Jenkins and Paul Perovich, many grand-nieces and grand-nephews and also many dear friends. Gloria was an active member of the Dearborn Friends of the Library, the St. Alphonsus Alumnae, Ford Motor Ladies Golf Retirees, and a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 9, 2012 at Sacred Heart Church, Dearborn with Memorial Service luncheon to follow.
BOLTON RUSSELL P., M.D. Age 90, died on November 3, 2012. He was pre-deceased by his wife, Nancy Ann, and is survived by his beloved family, his wife of 36 years, Mary Jane, daughters Suzanne (Jim Hartline), Mary Beth (Dan O'Connell), Janet (Robert Glenn), Barbara (Kerry West), son Philip Bolton, step-daughter Karen (Joseph Perzan), step-son Gary Morse (Diane), grandchildren Kara (John Noto), Patrick O'Connell and step-grandson Michael Cohen. Dr. Bolton graduated from Wayne State Medical School in 1945 and served in the U.S. Navy. He was a physician on staff at Mt. Carmel Hospital and practiced medicine in northwest Detroit for many years until 1985 when he left practice to work for the State of Michigan and retired in 1998. A memorial Mass will be said at 10 a.m. on November 8, 2012 with family visitation 9:30 a.m. at St. Regis Church, 3695 Lincoln Road in Bloomfield Hills. Donations in memory of Dr. Bolton may be made to the Wayne State Medical School.
BOTZOHA ROSE M. Age 91, was lifted to heaven on November 4, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Julius Pisarski and the late Michael Botzoha. Cherished mother of Carol (Dennis) Pondo, Richard (Charlene) Pisarski and Jeanette (James) Cook. Devoted grandmother of nine and the late Michael Kelly and great-grandmother of 10. Visitation will be Thursday, 6-9pm with a 7pm Rosary service at the Sterling Heights Chapel of the E.J. Mandziuk & Son Funeral Directors, Inc. 3801 18 Mile Rd. (NW corner of Ryan). Funeral Mass will be Friday, 9am at St. Ephrem Catholic Church, 38900 Dodge Park, Sterling Heights, MI. Rose will lie in state at 8:30am until time of Mass. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery.
CANE STANLEY RAYMOND November 5, 2012. Age 95. Beloved husband of the late Lottie (nee Bielski). Loving father of Richard (Mary), Gregory (Lynn), Roderick (Denise) and Deborah Pianello. Proud and loving grandfather of 11 and great-grandfather of nine. Mr. Cane loved being a builder; he was actively involved in both residential and commercial construction until the late years of his life. Visitation Wednesday 5-9 p.m. and Thursday 1-9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. Scripture Service at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 54880 Van Dyke at 25 Mile Rd., Shelby Twp. In state Friday 9:30 a.m. until time of 10 a.m. Mass at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 54045 Schoenherr (S. of 25 Mile Rd.), Shelby Twp. Interment, White Chapel, Troy. Memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association are appreciated. Please share memories with the family at their "Online Guestbook" at WujekCalcaterra.com
COHEN SELMA Beloved cherished sister of Norman Cohen, Elaine G. Bernstein and Ronald (the late Linda) Cohen. She was the devoted daughter of the late Abe and the late Esther Cohen. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. SERVICES 1:00 THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT AT HEBREW MEMORIAL PARK. www.irakaufman.com
CRESCENTINI WALTER November 4, 2012 Age 56. Beloved husband of JoAnn (Nee Baratta). Loving father of Luciano (Reva). Proud grandfather of Lucas, Dominic, and Mateo. Predeceased by his parents Maria and Luciano. Dear brother of Angie (Nino) Cecchetti and the late Enzo. Also survived by his step-mother Giuseppina Crescentini and many adoring nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday 3-9pm with a 7pm Rosary service at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile Rd). Funeral Friday in state 9:30am at San Francesco Catholic Church, 22870 S. Nunneley (Between Gratiot and Harper) until time of Mass 10am. Share memories with the family their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com.
de BEAR ESTELLE C. November 4, 2012, age 82, of Plymouth. Best friend and loving wife of Richard. The best and cherished mother of Richard (Wendy), Diana (Ralph) Fortson, Patricia (Mark Talkington) de Bear, Robert (Jane) de Bear, Christopher (Cathy), and Nancy (Gerald) Naski. Proud grandma of Michael, Matthew, Melanie, Christopher, Adam, Kevin, Brett, Ashley, Kristen, Emily, Nick, Alex, and Julie. Great-grandma of McKayla. Dear sister of Joseph Grandon. Visitation Wednesday 5-9 p.m. and Thursday 2-9 p.m. at Vermeulen Funeral Home, 46401 W. Ann Arbor Rd., (between Sheldon and Beck), Plymouth. In state Friday 10 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 47650 N. Territorial Rd., Plymouth. Memorial contributions may be made to Salvation Army-Plymouth, 9451 S. Main St., Plymouth, MI 48170 and The Salvation Army Disaster Relief, Hurricane Sandy Relief, P.O. Box 1959, Atlanta, GA 30301. Interment at Riverside Cemetery. To share a memory, please visit vermeulenfuneralhome.com.
DOUGHERTY SHELBY J., 75, November 6, 2012. Loving mother of Raelene (Ron) Brumbaugh. Dear grandmother of Kelly Dougherty and Jason Brumbaugh. Great-grandmother of Christopher and Tyler. Sister of seven. Funeral service Saturday, November 10 at 12 Noon at the Taylor Chapel of the Howe-Peterson Funeral Home, 9800 Telegraph Rd., Taylor, MI. Visitation Thursday 5-8 and Friday 12-8. www.howepeterson.com
DRUMM MICHAEL D., age 67, passed away November 5, 2012. Beloved husband of Linda. Loving father of Justin (Tracey) Casagrande. Dear grandfather of Alexander David Casagrande, Zachary Drumm Casagrande and Danielle Olivia Casagrande. Visitation Thursday 2:00 p.m. until the 3:00 p.m. Memorial service at Sawyer-Fuller Funeral Home, 2125 Twelve Mile Rd., Berkley (2 blks. West of Woodward). Memorials suggested to Michigan Humane Society. Share a memory at www.sawyerfuller.com