MORGAN MARJORIE A. Age 80. October 9, 2012. Dear mother of Jeffrey (Alice) and Judith (Robert) Singer. Grandmother of Nicholas, Lindsey and Natalie. Sister of the late Frank, Lawrence, Erma, Helen and Caroline. Visitation Thursday 2 p.m. until time of Service at 6:30 p.m. at O'Brien/Sullivan Funeral Home, 41555 Grand River, Novi. Donations may be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, www.lls.org/mi. Online condolences at www.obriensullivanfuneralhome.com
PARTALIS ANGELA, October 8, 2012, age 87. Retired longtime Executive Secretary with Timken Automotive Bearing Company. Loving sister of Ethel Partalis and the late Frank Partalis (Beth). Dear aunt of Gregory Partalis (Lynn), William Partalis (Bridgit), Karen Ialacci (Angelo) and Matthew Partalis. Great aunt of Rory, J.B., Evan, Lorin, Julie, Katie, and Emily. Family will receive friends Thursday 2-8 p.m. at A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Road (between Maple and Big Beaver), with Trisagion at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Service Friday 10 a.m. at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 760 W. Wattles, Troy 48098. Visitation at church begins at 9:30 a.m. Memorial Tributes to St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church.
RADAKOVICH ANDJA October 9, 2012; Age 96. Wife of the late Danilo. Beloved mother of Roy (Sophie) and Diane (Steve) Kelic. Proud Grandmother of Andjalak Kelic, Katherine (Scott) Moran, Patricia, Jennifer and Michael Radakocich,. Visitation Wednesday 3 8 pm with a prayer services 7 pm at Simple Funerals Ballheim Chapel, 4120 W. Jefferson Ave. (N. of Outer Drive) Ecorse (313) 382-1181. Funeral Thursday 11 am (In state 10:30 am) at Holy Ascension Serbian Orthodox Church, 4337 W. Jefferson Ave. (N. of Southfield Road), Ecorse, Michigan. Interment following at Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit. www.SimpleFuneralsInMichigan.com
REDPATH PATRICIA ANN Age 82 of Dearborn, Michigan, October 7, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Frederick. Loving mother of Ann (Ed) Umstead, Ken, Nancy (Bob) Natter, Bob, Janet, Ron, and Donna. Dearest daughter of the late John and the late Cecylia Klecha. Patricia is also survived by four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation Thursday 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Dearborn Chapel of Voran Funeral Home, 23701 Ford Rd., (313) 278-5100. Funeral Friday 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery (Livonia). In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Angela Hospice. Please visit our online guest book at www.voranfuneralhome.com
SMIGIELSKI FRANCES V. "FRANNIE" of Detroit; September 24, 2012; age 88. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Smigielski (former Captain, Detroit Fire Department); loving mother of Diane (Richard) Eickhoff, Joseph Smigielski, Michael Smigielski, Stephen (Kathy) Smigielski; survived by sister Helen T. Suchara, and brothers Stanley Suchara and Michael (Mary) Suchara, eight grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Celebration of Life Mass will be held Saturday, October 20, 2012, 10 a.m. at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 4300 Walnut Lake Rd., West Bloomfield Twp., 48322. Phone: (248) 681-9424.
TITUS GLENN B. Age 94, October 8, 2012. Peacefully at his home surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Laura Titus (nee Dolan). Dear father of Sandra (Brian) Walby and Glenn B. Titus Jr. Loving grandfather of Michelle (Bryan) Campbell, Brian (Sarah) Walby Jr., Katelyn Titus, and Glenn B. Titus (Trey). Preceded in death by his brother John. Visitation Thursday, October 11, 2012 3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at the A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Avenue, Grosse Pointe Woods. Prayers Thursday 7 p.m. Funeral Friday 10:30 a.m. at the A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave (at Vernier Rd), Grosse Pointe Woods and 11:00 a.m. at St. Lucy Church. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield. Glenn received the Silver Star for valor in France during World War II. Memorials to St. Lucy Catholic Church, 23401 East Jefferson, St. Clair Shores, MI 48080 or to St. John Providence Hospice would be appreciated by family. ahpeters.com
TRAPP LAWRENCE "LARRY" J. Age 81. October 7, 2012 of Woodhaven. Beloved husband of Sue. Loving father of Bob (Janet), Ken, Theresa (Joe) Theisen, and the late Julie. Dearest brother of the late Marie Sauve. Also survived by 10 grandchildren. Visitation Thursday 3 - 8 pm, Rosary 7 pm, John Molnar Funeral Home, 23700 West Road, Brownstown. In state Friday 9:30 am, until time of Mass 10 am, Our Lady of the Woods Catholic Church, 21892 Gudith Road, Woodhaven. Memorials appreciated to the Alzheimers Association. www.molnarfuneralhome.com
Van DEUSEN BRUCE D. PhD., age 81 October 7, 2012. Beloved husband of Ann. Loving father of David (Evelyn) Van Deusen, Beth (The Rev. Rory) Swenson and Janet (Bob) Rice. Grandfather of Sara, Nicholas, and Nathan. Also many nieces and nephews. Memorial service at First United Methodist Church of Birmingham, 1589 W. Maple Rd., Birmingham, Friday 11am. Memorial gathering at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Rd. (between 14-15 Mile Rds.) Thursday 3-8pm. Memorials to First United Methodist Church or Birmingham Education Foundation. Obituary and Condolences at lynchfuneraldirectors.com
WILLIAMS KATHERINE Age 89 of Warren, passed away peacefully on August 30, 2012. Born Nancy Katherine Kibbler, in Palmersville, Tennessee on April 14, 1923 to parents Ben H. and Dora Hester (Parham). Beloved wife of the late Hugh E. Williams. A loving sister, she was preceded in death by her siblings; Albert, Johnny, Fred, Aubrey, Bennie, Nellie Sue, and Charles. She is survived by her daughters, Carol (Robert) Gibson, Denise (Dennis) Felker, Vera Anderson, Nancy (Pierre) Massoud, four grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Memorial service Saturday 11 am at Northeast Church of Christ, 15537 E. Nine Mile Rd., Eastpointe 48021. Memorials to Hospice of Michigan are appreciated.