ALLSTON LOREN DALE, 83, formerly of Detroit, passed away in hospice in Daytona Beach May 28, 2013 after a long battle with Supra Nuclear Palsy. He spent 40 years in banking before retiring to Florida in 1987. Beloved husband of Bernice (Watkins) for 62 years. Loving father to Carolyne Allston-Smith (Arden) and Raymond (Karen) and grandfather to Jerrod, Angela, Connor and Nicholas. Predeceased by his brother Kenneth and sister-in-law Frieda. Leaves behind many nieces & nephews. Condolences can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
ANDERSON LATONA "TONI", age 68 of Rochester Hills. July 24, 2013. Loving wife of Richard. Dear mother of Katherine (Dominic) Macika, Daniel (Charlotte) Cooper, and Elizabeth (Jeremy) Nienhuis. Sister of Nelda (Robert) Brown. Predeceased by her parents Duane and Betty Wade. Funeral service Monday, July 29, 2013, 11 a.m. at Potere-Modetz Funeral Home, 339 Walnut Blvd., Rochester. The family will receive friends Sunday 2-7 p.m. Suggested memorials to the American Cancer Society or Angela Hospice. Online guestbook www.modetzfuneralhomes.com
APPLEBAUM RUTH Beloved wife of the late Perry Applebaum. Cherished mother of Michael (Diane) Applebaum, Dr. Nadine (Dr. Jeffrey) Eder, Alan (Sandie) Applebaum and Elyse (the late Manny) Guerrero. Loving grandma Ruth of Marni (Andrew) Cohen, David Applebaum, Matthew (Kristin) Eder, Kevin (Molly Barackman)-Eder, Katie Applebaum, Spencer Applebaum and Jared Guerrero. Proud great-grandmother of Alyssa Eder and Jenna Eder. Sister of Trudy (the late Joseph) Ash, the late Esther Prohow and the late Milton (the late Tillie) Silverman. Sister-in-law of Doris Applebaum and the late Shirlee Harris. SERVICES 9:00 A.M. MONDAY MORNING AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT AT MACHPELAH CEMETERY. www.irakaufman.com
ASHE RAYMOND J., SR. Of Sun City, Arizona, passed away July 3, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Lorraine S. Dear father of Lorry (Jerry) Kempf, Raymond Jr., Peter (Anne), Gerard (Fran), John. Loving grandfather of eight and great-grandfather of 10. Memorial Mass at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 4300 Walnut Lake Road, West Bloomfield, Saturday, August 3 at 10 a.m. Visitation at 9:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Hospice of the Valley, 1510 E. Flower, Phoenix, AZ 85014, appreciated.
ATHERTON DOUGLAS PAUL Died November 5, 2012, age 62, in Carlsbad, California, of lung cancer. Born July 5, 1950, at Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. Beloved son of the late Harold Starr and Margaret (Gillett) Atherton, formerly of Pleasant Ridge. Doug was a 1968 graduate of Ferndale High School. He joined the Army and was stationed at SHAPE in Belgium, followed by Bien Hoa, Vietnam. After the Army, he moved to Denver and attended Metropolitan State College. He graduated with highest honors and became a CPA. He married Carolyn Taylor White in March, 1975, in Denver. Loving brother of Susan Montgomery of Niles, Ohio, and Eleanor (Carl) Tacke of Interlochen, and his former wife Carole of North Carolina. Interment will be at the Great Lakes National Cemetery near Holly, MI on Monday, August 12, at 11 a.m. with military honors. Memorial tributes may be made to Trout Unlimited, 1300 N. 17th St., Suite 500, Arlington, VA 22209-2404.
BARNES BESSIE CORINNE. Age 87, July 27, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Robert Barnes . Loving Mother of Linda (Joseph) Breda, Robbie (Bill) Adams and the late James Jones. Dear grandmother of Melissa (Steve) Smith and Christine Russell, Joseph (Maureen) and JoeDon (Kara) Breda, Heather and Kyle Adams. Dear great grandmother of five. Also survived by numerous In Laws, Nieces, Nephews & Cousins. Funeral Service at R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Home, 15451 Farmington Rd., Livonia Wednesday 11 a.m. Visitation Tuesday 1-9 p.m. Please share a memory at www.rggrharis.com.
BAYMA DOROTHY P. (NEE KAMINISKI), July 21, 2013. Age 98. Beloved wife of the late Aloysius. Loving mother of Ronald (Linda), Marilyn (the late Ray) Carlson, and Susan (William) Hinton. Proud grandmother of Kyle (Jenn Tengco) Carlson of Dongducheon, South Korea, Corey (Michelle) Carlson of Raleigh, NC, and Kristin (Mike Guzzo) Carlson of Albany, NY; loving great grandmother of Camren and Talia Carlson. Dorothy was the oldest of 13 children of Michael and Veronica Kaminski, who grew up in Detroit during its boom years. She worked at a number of different jobs during her youth to help support her younger siblings, and eventually worked for many years at Chrysler's Dodge Main Plant, from which she retired. She enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening, and winter vacation breaks to Sanibel Island with her family. Donations in her memory may be made to either Holy Rosary Catholic Church (6982 S Schomberg Rd Cedar, MI 49621, http://bit.ly/15DIGlI) or to Munson Hospice House (1105 6th Street, Traverse City, MI 49684, http://bit.ly/13VBEpg). Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" @ WujekCalcaterra.com.
BENTLEY WILLIAM "BUTCH" of Alameda, CA formerly of Detroit and Monroe, passed away on July 8, 2013 at the age of 72. Loving husband of Nora and father to his two daughters, Suzanne (George) Globke (and her mother, Patricia) of Willis, Michigan and Jennifer Small of Alameda, California. Proud grand-father of Seth and Jonah of Willis, MI and Nora, Aron, Julie and Uma of Alameda, CA. Family surviving include his cousins, Tom and Greg (Myra) Suski and Tim Colasinski and their children. Also survived by his sister, Josephine Malinowski and his brother Hank Balawajder. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Bill was born in 1940 in Detroit and graduated from St. Hedwig High School. He worked in industrial chemical sales in the Detroit area. He was the past president of Chemical Allied of Michigan. He was active at St. Christopher's parish, was Dad's Club president, an officer of the Elk's Club and a member of the Moose Lodge in Monroe. He moved to the California sunshine in 2011. He was easily found on the island by his electric scooter and his dog riding with him. A memorial mass will be held on Saturday, August 3rd, 2013 at St. Hedwig's Church, 3245 Junction, Detroit, MI, at 10 a.m. Celebration of Life reception to follow after mass at Father Patrick O'Kelly Knights of Columbus Hall, 23663 Park St., Dearborn.
BLACK DONALD F. age 72 passed away at home on Tuesday, July 9, 2013. Donald was born February 3, 1941, in Detroit. He is survived by his twin brother Frank and a host of loving relatives and friends. He earned a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in music education from the University of Michigan. He was certified as Choir Master in the American Guild of Organists and a lover of classical music. Donald retired from Clarion State University (Pennsylvania) Professor Emeritus. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, August 3, 2013, at Berea Lutheran Church, 7047 Tireman Ave., Detroit. Visitation 9:30 a.m. and Service at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please direct memorial contributions to Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R, Detroit, MI, 48201.
BOEGEHOLD SANDRA L. (NEE HINAUS) March 11, 1940-July 18, 2013. Loving wife of David. Sister of Jackie. Mother of Lenise and Lezlee. Grandmother of Melody, Justin, Billi, Brandon, Lynzee, Stephanie, Aaron, and Austin. Great-grandmother of Jarid, Jaidin, Elizabeth, and Jais. A Celebration of Life Event will be held on Sunday, August 11, 2013, 2-5 p.m. at the AmVet Hall, 1217 Merriman Rd., Westland. In lieu of flowers, donations to the America Heart Association would be appreciated.
BONSKY BEN HOWARD Age 61, July 23, 2013 (Suddenly) Beloved husband of Cindy Ann Knox. Dear father of Corin Sargeant (Paul), Steve Knox (Rochelle), Stanley Bonsky (Jennifer), and Bethany Koziara (Kyle). Grandfather of Kaiya, Kalen, Tara, Dylan, Joslyn, Mira, Julia, Sebastian, Eric, Benjamin, Katdaleina, Michael, Aiden and Macen. Dearest son of Leah and the late Stanley Bonsky. Brother of Bonnie Frank (Larry), Barbara VanDoeslaar (Tom Louzecky), Becky Castaldo (Louie), William Bonsky (Susan), Brenda D'Agostino (Curt) and Beth Thacker (Dwayne). Also many nieces and nephews. Visitation 4-9 p.m. Saturday and 2-9 p.m. Sunday at the A. H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave. at Vernier Rd, Grosse Pointe Woods. Scripture service 7 p.m. Sunday. In state at St. Joan of Arc Church, 21620 Greater Mack, St. Clair Shores from 11:30 a.m. Monday until Mass at 12 noon. ahpeters.com
BORON HELEN Age 88, July 24, 2013. Beloved daughter of Johanna. Loving sister of Lillian Markovich and Sophie Zembrzuski. Also survived by several loving nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday 3-8 p.m. with a Rosary service Tuesday evening at 5:30 p.m. at the D.S. Temrowski & Sons Funeral Home, 30009 Hoover Rd. at Common (12 1/2 Mile Rd). In state Wednesday 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary Our Lady Queen of Families Catholic Church - St. Dorothy Campus, until the time of the Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. Please share memories at www.Temrowski.com.
BOWERS II RICHARD GODFREY "RICK" July 20, 2013, age 61. Beloved son of Richard and Correne. Loving brother of Linda (Ronald) Mertz, Gregory Bowers, and Lori Pepper. Dear uncle of six. Recently retired from the Livonia Water Department after 30 years of service. Memorial Donations may be made in Rick's name to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Please visit www.harryjwillfuneralhome.com
BREMENOUR BETTY JEAN 92. Passed away July 26, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Frank Bremenour (d. April 28, 2008). Cherished mother of son Michael (Patti), daughters Susan LaRussa (Rocco), and the late Judith Keleman. Very proud grandmother of Matthew (Stephanie), Brittany, John (Christie), Angela (Michael), Elizabeth (Robert), Kate (Michael), and the late Daniel, and eight great-grandchildren. A private memorial will be held at Bruin Lake. Donations can be sent to Hospice of Lenawee.
CALLOW JANICE MARIE Age 76, on July 25, 2013. Beloved wife of Jim. Loving mother of Jim, John (Kristin), Judy (Mike Kuhn) and JoAnne (Dave) Orlando. Dearest grandmother of Sarah (Nick), Chelsea (Josh), Joseph, Jacob, Alison, Veronica, Kayla, Trent, Gabriella, Dominic, Marisa, and Nina. Visitation at the Arthur J. VanLerberghe Funeral Home, 30600 Harper Ave, St. Clair Shores, Monday 2-9 p.m. with a rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass on Tuesday 10 a.m. in state 9:30 a.m. at St. Margaret of Scotland Church. Share memories at vanfuneral.com
CALOIA PHYLIS V. Age 103. July 22, 2013. Survived by her beloved brother, Charles Visconti. Predeceased by her husband, Charles Joseph and parents, Frank and Rose Visconti. Visitation Sunday 2-6 p.m. with a 5 p.m. Rosary at the Wm. Sullivan & Son Funeral Home, 705 W 11 Mile Rd. (4 blks. E of Woodward), Royal Oak. In state Monday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass 10 a.m. at San Francesco Catholic Church, Clinton Twp. Memorials to the Capuchins are appreciated. Share your memories at www.sullivanfuneraldirectors.com.
CARLETON CAROL M. (NEE McHENRY) Age 91. July 22, 2013. She is survived by her loving children, Bonnie Carleton (David Law) and Bruce Carleton (Julie); grandchildren, Shadee Khalili (Cambyse), Kayvon Khalili (Michelle), Leila Kamel (Hany), Susanne Mirabedy (Kourosh), and Brian Carleton; great-grandchildren Cameron and Maya Khalili, Corrine, Tessa and Remie Mirabedy, Farres and Cyrus Kamel, and Sophia Mirabedy. Carol was much loved by her family and will be greatly missed. A Funeral Service will be held at Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, 16 Lakeshore, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236, date to be determined. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Grosse Pointe Memorial Church. Light a candle and share a memory at www.verheyden.org.
CARTWRIGHT WILLIAM. Age 73; July 25, 2013. Beloved husband of Myra. Loving father of Dawn Lubienski (Mark), Heidi George (John), and Laura Cartwright (Kiku Johnson). Dearest grandfather of Nicole, Erinne and Danielle Lubienski and John, Anthony and Alex George. Dear brother of Mary Hicks (Leonard), George (the late Catherine), Charles (Nancy), David (Georganna), and the late John. Also survived by his many loving nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday, July 29th from 3-9 p.m. at Chas. Verheyden Funeral Home, Inc., 16300 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe Park. Funeral Tuesday, July 30th; Instate 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m. at Grace Community Church, 21001 Moross, Detroit. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Eagle Children's Charities, 21001 Moross, Detroit, MI 48236. Light a candle and share a memory at: www.verheyden.org
CARWAN WALTER E. July 26, 2013. Age 85. Dear father of Joseph (Doris) and Robert. Grandfather of Michael. Visitation will be held Monday, July 29, from 2-9 p.m. at the R.C. Aleks & Son Funeral Home, 1324 Southfield Rd., Lincoln Park, MI. Private Interment.
CASTLE MELBA at age 84, born March 24, 1929 passed on July 14. Survived by her sister, Doris Scarborough and brother, Thomas Fender. Melba had a BA and MA from Wayne State University. She was a member of Alpha Delta Kappa. Melba spent 30 years as a Teacher and Dept. Head in the Detroit Public School system. She was a volunteer for the Red Cross for 20+ years. Melba excelled in Tennis and Bridge. She will be truly missed by her family and friends, as she is starting her new life!