HAAS MARGARET MARY (ROOSE) July 18, 2011. Beloved wife of the late William. Dearest mother of Sr. Caryn, D.S.M.P., Thomas William (Janet), Elaine Marie (Robert) Turner, Joseph Edward (Maria) and the late Susan. Foster mother of Richard Kennedy. Grandmother of Linda (Alex Zeoli), Thomas, Jason Turner (Rebecca), Shaun, Stephanie, David Haas (Kim), Aaron, Justin, and Aubrey Margaret. Great-grandmother of Wyatt, Lacey, Owen, Lauren and Isabella. Margaret was the second oldest child to the late Clemence and Richard Roose. She is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, grandnieces and nephews, cousins and dear friends. Visitation Friday 1-9 p.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m. at Chas. Verheyden, Inc., 16300 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe, Michigan. In state Saturday 11 a.m. until Funeral Mass at 11:30 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 20955 Bournemouth St., Harper Woods, Michigan. Light a candle and share a memory at www.verheyden.org
HAMBURGER RICHARD Beloved husband of Lois Hamburger. Cherished father of Judy (James) Burdick, Amy (Fred) Cohen and Douglas (Wendy) Hamburger. Loving grandfather of Andrew Rubens Burdick, Laura Rubens Burdick, Jeffrey Cohen, Katie Cohen, Paige Hamburger and Justin Hamburger. Brother of Gloria Hamburger, the late Harry Hamburger and the late Joan Hamburger Simon. Brother-in-law of Walter (Marilyn) Wolpin and Joanne Hamburger. SERVICES WERE HELD WEDNESDAY AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT WAS AT CLOVER HILL PARK CEMETERY. www.irakaufman.com
HEEMER LENA I. July 18, 2011. Age 96. Beloved wife of the late Basel. Loving mother of Nancy (David) Lankard, Carolyn Kelly, Joyce (John) Ostrowski, Kathleen (David) Pendzinski, Arthur (Anita) Heemer and Jennifer Heemer. Cherished grandmother of eight loving grand children and many great grand children. Sister of Ruby, Donna and Sam, Eddie and Duane. Visitation in Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home of Fraser, Friday 2p.m.-9p.m. and Saturday 10a.m. until the time of service at 11a.m. Memorials may be addressed to McLaren Hospice or American Diabetes Association. www.faulmannwalsh.com
HIGGINS BETTY JANE McVAY 88, went to be with her Lord and Savior on July 16, 2011. She was born February 26, 1923 to Stanley and Lena McVay of Flint, Michigan. Betty is survived by her husband of 67 years, Donald Mark Higgins, and her two children, Mary Ruth (Higgins) Neal (Scott) of Pocasset, MA and James Mark Higgins (Nancy) of Fishers, IN; her beloved grandchildren, Emilie and Kirk Higgins, Ryan Turmell, Scott, David and Tom Neal. Betty was preceded in death by her Mom, Dad, five siblings and two grandchildren. Betty graduated from Central High School in Flint, MI. She worked at AC for a few years before marrying Don in 1944 and moving to Detroit. After raising their two children, she worked at Schoolcraft College in Livonia for seven years. Upon Don's retirement, they moved to Bradenton, FL, where she volunteered at Blake Memorial Hospital for 20 years. The family wishes to thank Harbor Light Hospice and the Berkshire Senior Living for their loving care. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Harbor Light Hospice, 7164 Graham Rd., Suite 150, Indianapolis, IN 46250 or online to the American Diabetes Association. Memorial tributes may be offered at www.feeneyhornakkeystone.com
HUDAK MICHAEL J. Age 69, died unexpectedly July 15, 2011. Beloved husband of Catherine. Dear brother-in-law to Barbara, Anthony (Bette), John (Nancy) and sister-in-law Maxine (the late Edward). Loving uncle of Eric, Ellen, Kathleen, Matthew and Samantha. Services were private. Memorial contributions to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Arrangements by the Northrop-Sassaman Funeral Home, (Northville).
JEFFREY ANTHONY Born: December 26th, 1951 in Tulsa, OK. Tony served as an associate pastor for the Zion Congregational Church of God in Christ before being installed as Pastor in July of 2001. Tony also served as a planner for the Detroit Planning Commission. Services: A "Celebration of Life": Friday July 22, Zion Congregational Church of God and Christ, 2135 Mack Ave., 6:30-8:30 p.m. Funeral services: Saturday July 23, 11:00 a.m.
JOHNSTON SUSAN LEE July 18, 2011, Age 66. Beloved wife of Mark L. Dear mother of Jason and Jamie Krol. Loving daughter of Alfred Braun and Evelyn Kitta. Grandmother of Stella Gaydek. Sister of Carol (Ralph)Sherb, Alfred (Jan) Braun, Jr, Deb (Jerry) Policelli and the late Jean (David) Van DeWater. Memorial Service, Saturday 12 p.m. from the chapel of the L. J. Griffin Funeral Home, 7707 Middlebelt Rd, (at Ann Arbor Trail). Memorial Contributions to Henry Ford Hospice would be appreciated. The family will receive visitors 11 a.m. Share a "Memorial Tribute" with the family at griffinfuneralhome.com
KARBACZ JOSEPH July 16, 2011. Age 92. Beloved husband of the late Katherine. Survived by three children, many grandchildren, great grandchildren and Champ. He enjoyed baseball, basketball and especially bowling. Former owner of Joe's Bump and Paint Shop. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home, 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn , Tuesday and Wednesday 1-8 p.m., with Service Thursday 11:30 a.m. Interment Cadillac Memorial Gardens West.
KRILL JOEL J. July 16, 2011. Age 52 of Dearborn. Beloved husband of Sharon. Dearest son of Mary Krill and the late John. Memorial Service Friday July 22, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Anselm Catholic Church (Dearborn Heights). Donations may be made to The Capuchin Soup Kitchen or St. Anselm Catholic Church. Visit our online guestbook at www.voranfuneralhome.com
LARSON NANCY C. 71, of Livonia, suddenly on July 17, 2011. Beloved mother of Wendy Juback, Michael, Paul (Aziza) and Gretchen (Steve) Kline; dear sister of Lowell Thompson; and devoted grandmother of 10. Memorial gathering Friday, July 22, from 3-7 p.m., at Woodlore Condominium Clubhouse, 33045 Fargo, Livonia. Memorial tributes suggested to Livonia Civic Park Senior Center (734-466-2555). Arrangements entrusted to the Heeney-Sundquist Funeral Home, downtown Farmington (248-474-5200). heeney-sundquist.com