SCHOENLE JEAN A. Age 74 January 16, 2011 died peacefully in her sleep. Loving wife of Donald; dear mother of Karen (John) Stencel, John, James (Kathleen), Laura (Tim) Potoniec and Mary (Marc) Armstrong; dearest grandmother of 14. Family will receive friends Tuesday 4-8 p.m. and 7 p.m. Prayer Service at the Harry J. Will Funeral Home, 37000 Six Mile Road, Livonia. Funeral Mass will be 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Aidan Catholic Church 17500 Farmington Road, Livonia. The family appreciates memorials to Christ Child House or Angela Hospice. www.harryjwillfuneralhome.com
SCHONS JENNIFER L. (NEE WOODARD), TYNAN C. and CAMDEN W. January 14, 2011. Beloved daughter and grandsons of Richard and Beverly Woodard. Dear sister and nephews of Andrew (Heike) and Christopher (Kelly). Dear aunt and cousins of Austin, Niklas, Landon, and Carlie. Daughter-in-law and grandsons of Delmer and Denise Schons. Also survived by many extended family members and friends. Visitation and funeral services will be held at 1st Presbyterian Church, Brighton. Visitation Tuesday 5-8 p.m., and Wednesday 1-8 p.m. Funeral services Thursday, 11 a.m. In LIEU OF FLOWERS, donations may be made to St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Checks may be made payable to SJMHS Ann Arbor, ATTN: NICU In Memory of Jennifer, Tynan and Camden Schons. Please mail to Office of Development, Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, PO Box 995, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-9736. Arrangements by Keehn Funeral Home, Brighton (810-229-9871). www.keehnfuneralhome.com
SCHUIT ELINOR F. Age 91. January 15, 2011. Beloved wife of the late Bernard. Dearest mother of David J. (Constance) Schuit and Deidre Schuit. Loving grandmother of David B. (Renee) Schuit, Michael (Maria) Schuit, and Theodore (Dawn) Schuit, and great-grandmother of Zachary, Nicholas, Rachael, Seth, Sarah, Lauren, Shannon, David L., and Jacob. Proud aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday 2-8 p.m. at McCabe Funeral Home-Canton Chapel, 851 N. Canton Center Rd., Canton. Scripture Service at 7 p.m. In state Wednesday, 10 a.m. until time of Mass 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas a'Becket Catholic Church, 555 Lilley Rd., Canton. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association. www.mccabefuneralhome.com.
SELLERS BERNICE A. (nee DULA) January 16, 2011. Age 85. Beloved wife of David. Dear sister of Howard and Marvin Dula and the late Bascomb, Pauline, Shirley and Audrey. Funeral Service Wednesday 11:30 a.m. at Kaul Funeral Home, 35201 Garfield Rd. (N. of 15 Mile). Visitation Tuesday 3:00-9:00 p.m. Please share a memory with the family at www.kaulfuneralhome.com
SHANNON MARCIE Beloved wife of Hal. Loving mother of Craig, Denise (Poniatowski), Kevin (Tammy) and the late Glenn. Dear grandmother of Jessica, Robbie, Brittany, Olivia, Aidan. Visitation Monday 5-9 p.m. and 1-9 p.m. Tuesday with Rosary at 7:30 p.m. A.H. Peters Funeral Home 20705 Mack Ave at Vernier Road, Grosse Pointe Woods. In state 9:30 a.m. Wednesday until time of Mass 10:00 a.m. Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church 467 Fairford, Grosse Pointe Woods. ahpeters.com
SKOCZEN HENRY N. January 15, 2011. Age 89. Beloved husband of the late Cecila for 54 years. Loving father of Rose (the late Vic) Verstraete, Robert, Janet Skoczen (Dan Stimac), Ronald (Sharon) and Patrick. Loving grandfather of Jason, Bridgette and Karen. Loving uncle of Maryann (Larry) Latosz. Henry was a member of the VFW Post Shafer Rachele # 6782-Eastpointe. Visitation Tuesday 3-9 p.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 36900 Schoenherr Rd. at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Prayer Service Tuesday 7:00 p.m. In state Wednesday 9:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. time of Mass at St. Louis Church, 24415 Crocker at Harper Ave. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Memorials to the Michigan Humane Society or American Lung Association appreciated. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com
ST. LOUIS JERRY Age 84. January 15, 2011 of Brownstown. Beloved husband of Carol. Survived by his buddy Toby. Father of Michael and the late Patrick. Brother of Jean Paul St. Louis and Annette Rockman. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday 12:30-9 p.m. Downriver Veterans Honor Guard Service 7 p.m. Service Tuesday 11 a.m., John Molnar Funeral Home, 23700 West Road, Brownstown. www.molnarfuneralhome.com
VITELLA JOHN ANTHONY Age 53. December 15, 1957-January 14, 2011. Beloved husband of Gina. Loving father of Jason. Dear son of Doro and Anna Vitella. Brother of Kathy (Bob), Christine (Wade), and Lisa (Michael). Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. John enjoyed the tranquility of nature and the company of family and friends. Thank you to those who celebrated his life. St. Anthony pray for us. Visitation Monday from 5-9 p.m. and Tuesday from 3-9 p.m. at the Sterling Heights Chapel of Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 13650 E. 15 Mile Rd. (at Schoenherr). In state Wednesday 9 a.m. until time of Mass 9:30 a.m. at St. Blase Catholic Church, 12151 15 Mile Rd. (E. of Dodge Park). Entombment Oakland Hills Cemetery, Novi. Share a memory at www.bcfh.com.
VIVIANO AGATHA "IDA" January 15, 2011, age 84. Beloved wife of the late Joseph, Jr. Dear daughter of the late Luigi and Domenica. Loving mother of Mamie Ward, Joseph (Mary Jo) III and the late Caroline. Grandmother of Keith, Brian, Christina and Joey. Sister of Rose (Dean), Marion (Tony), Louise (the late Vincent), Donna (the late Jimmy) and the late Joan (Bob). Sister-in-law of Bob (Rose), Liz (the late Tom) and the late Anthony. Many nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday 3-9 p.m. with evening prayers at the Sterling Heights Chapel of Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 13650 E. Fifteen Mile Rd. (at Schoenherr). For service and times call (586) 977-7300. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Share a memory at www.bcfh.com
WERMUTH ALBERT R. A longtime General Motors employee, commencing in 1951, he was employed at the Fisher Body Division of General Motors Engineering and Process Development Plant. In 1960, he was transferred to the General Motors Building Central Office wherein he held the position of Office Manager in the General Motors Legal Department. In 1968 he was transferred onto the General Motors legal staff. Albert was a graduate of University of Detroit Mercy legal staff. Albert was a graduate of University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and was admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in 1968. He was employed at General Motors for 36 years and retired in 1987. He is survived by his beloved son, Marc Wermuth, cherished grandson, Harrison Wermuth, devoted ex-wife, Nancy (Wermuth) Janis and loving caregivers, Ty Hawkins, Donna Hawkins and Margie Campbell. He was the son of the late Israel and the late Anna Wermuth, and the brother of the late Sophie Wermuth and the late Sarah Wermuth. SERVICES 2:00 P.M. WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT MACHPELAH CEMETERY CHAPEL. ARRANGEMENTS BY THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. www.irakaufman.com