BOURJAILY FERRIS, SHAHEEN of Northville Age 92, died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at St. Mary Mercy Hospital in Livonia. At the family's request, cremation has taken place. Ferris was born February 19, 1921, in Detroit , Michigan, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Shaheen and Julia (Saad) Bourjaily. He was a Graduate of Detroit Institute of Technology earning two degrees, Bachelors of Arts in Business Administration and a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering. He was employed by Detroit Edison for 37 years. Left to cherish his memory are sons, Randal and wife, Mary Jo Bourjaily, and Kenneth and wife, Elsbeth Bourjaily; seven grandchildren; and Loyal Companion Terese DeMarais. He was preceded in death by his parents; wives Patricia (Simpson) Bourjaily, and Lois (Siefers) Bourjaily; and brother, Frederick Bourjaily. Friends may share a memory with the family online at www.martinfuneralhome.com
BUMBUL ALICE M. Age 80. April 16, 2013 of Brownstown. Beloved Wife of Louis. Loving Mother of Denise (Michael) Madej, Deborah (Luke) Dicicco, Kim (Dawn), Kathy Wayda, Karen (Leonard) Balamucki, Kevin (Kimberley), Karl, Michael (Eva), James (Kimberly), and Terri (Michael) Wrobel. Also survived by 14 grandchildren and 4 great- grandchildren. Visitation Friday 1 - 9 p.m., Scripture Service 6 p.m. , John Molnar Funeral Home, 23700 West Road, Brownstown. Instate Saturday 9:30 a.m., until time of Mass, 10 a.m., Our Lady of the Woods Catholic Church, 21892 Gudith Road, Woodhaven. www.molnarfuneralhome.com
CARLSON CANDACE VAUGHEY (NEE NEIGER), age 65, of Troy, April 17, 2013. Loving wife of Harry Edward Carlson. Cherished mother of Mac Vaughey and Andrew Vaughey. Dear sister of Jonathan Neiger. Former wife of the late John Vaughey. Memorial service at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Rd (btwn. 14-15 Mile Rds.), Sunday 12 Noon. Friends may visit Saturday 4-8 p.m. Memorials appreciated to Studio BE, American Cancer Society, or Charity of Donor's choice. Obituary and condolences at lynchfuneraldirectors.com
DEASON REBECCA LYNN April 17, 2013, age 42 of Dearborn. Loving mother of Trevor. Dearest daughter of William and the late Susan. Dear sister of John. Visitation Sunday, April 21, 2013 from 2-9 p.m with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at the Dearborn Chapel of Voran Funeral Home, 23701 Ford Road, (313) 278-5100. In state Monday 9:00 a.m. with a 9:30 a.m. Mass of the Resurrection to follow at Church of the Divine Child, 1055 N. Silvery Lane, Dearborn. Visit online guestbook and share memories at www.voranfuneralhome.com
DODSON WILKERSON JOYCE Age 80, September 8, 1932 - April 17, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Robert L. Dodson and the late Harold Wilkerson. Dearest mother of Robert Michael (Renee), Rickie (Jocelyn), Judy (Jim) Price and James Dennis (Lisa). Loving grandmother of 10 and great-grandmother of 10. Visitation Friday 1-8 p.m. Funeral service Saturday 1 p.m. at the John N. Santeiu & Son Funeral Home, 1139 N. Inkster Road, Garden City, (between Ford Road and Cherry Hill). www.santeiufuneralhome.com
ELLRICH CLIFFORD L., age 80 of Lake Somerset, Somerset, Michigan, formerly of Detroit, passed away on April 17, 2013. Clifford was a fireman for the City of Detroit Fire Department for 17 years. Surviving, two sons, Kenneth (Donna) Ellrich of Dacula, Georgia, Thomas (Gloria) Ellrich of Redford Township, MI, two daughters, Kathy (Ray) James of New Haven, MI, Tammy (Craig) Herendeen of Somerset Center, MI; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and one aunt. Preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Rosemary. Memorial services 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, at the Brown-Van Hemert Funeral Home, 122 N. Steer St., Addison, MI. Visitation 12-2 p.m. on Saturday. Burial in Moweaqua, Illinois. www.brownvanhemert.com.
FURNARI ANNA ROSE age 91, April 15, 2013. Anna was a fireball of a woman, a force to be reckoned with! She was a graduate of Southeastern High, where she met her lifelong friends, "The Boudalettes." She married Leo Furnari in 1949. After Leo's passing in 1968, Anna raised their five children on her own. She worked at the Clinton Township Senior Center until age 85. She enjoyed yoga, playing bocce and working on the Southeastern reunion committee. Anna touched so many people with her love, spunk and sass! Anna is survived by her children Joe (Gloria), Leona (Bob), Loretta (Don), Josie (Ed) and Vince (Suzanne); grandchildren Kevin (Paola), Matthew, Anna (Isaac), Nicole (Johnny), Andrea (Mike), Christina (Chris), Tony, Anne, Daniel, and Leo; five great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Dolores; and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, Vincenzo and Josephine Chiera; brothers Tony and Frank; and sister Dolores Binney. Visitation Friday 1-9 p.m. at Resurrection Funeral Home, 40800 Hayes Road, Clinton Township, 48038, and Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 10:30am. Rosary Friday 7 p.m. Funeral Mass Saturday 11 a.m. at St. Paul of Tarsus, 41300 Romeo Plank Road, Clinton Township, 48038. Visit online at resurrectionfuneralhome.com
GRIGG FRANK "BUTCH" Age 72. April 18, 2013. Dear friend of Sharon LaMothe. Loving father of Jeffrey John Grigg and David Michael Grigg (Jeri). Step-father of Tom Elle (Heather). Proud grandfather of Cameron, Carly, and Blake. Funeral service Saturday 10:00 a.m. at A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave., at Vernier Rd., Grosse Pointe Woods. Visitation Friday 2-9 p.m. ahpeters.com
HAAS TREVA L. April 15, 2013 Age 84 of Wayne. Beloved wife of the late John Albert Haas Jr. Dear mother of John D. (Denise), Michael J., Susan J. (Tony) Lapere, and Jake (Benjamin) Kaplan. Loving grandmother of seven and great grandmother of two. Visitation at The Uht Funeral Home, 35400 Glenwood Rd., Westland, Saturday 3-8pm. Burial to take place at Arlington Cemetery. Please view memorial and send tributes at www.uhtfh.com.
HASKELL SANDRA J. April 16, 2013, age 70. Beloved wife of Donald. Loving mother of Elizabeth (Timothy) Zeches, Julie Haskell, Diana (Stephen) Young and Brandie (William) Campbell. Dear sister of Robin Entwisle and Susan (Michael) Apple. Also survived by 15 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Funeral Monday at 11 a.m. from the Chapel of L.J. Griffin Funeral Home, 7707 Middlebelt Rd. (at Ann Arbor Trail). Family will receive visitors Sunday from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Alzheimer's Association would be appreciated. Share a "Memorial Tribute" with the family at griffinfuneralhome.com.