HAMBURG ONERVA Age 90. October 12, 2011. Beloved mother of Oni (Dave) Mitchell and Julie Hamburg. Cherished grandmother of Matt (Aimee) Burpee, Dan (Leslie) Burpee and Devon Hamburg, great-grandmother of Ryan, Jillian and Leah. Dear sister of Thelma Ruskowski. Funeral Service Saturday 11 a.m. at Thayer-Rock Funeral Home, 33603 Grand River Ave., Downtown Farmington (1 block west of Farmington Road). Visitation Friday 2-8 p.m. www.Thayer-Rock.com
HIGBEE BEELER D., JR., age 90, died peacefully October 12, 2011, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of the late Marjorie. Dear father of David (Janet) Higbee, Susan (Lawrence) Thering, Mary Ann (Edward) Nemer-Kaiser, Barbara (Robert) Smith, James Higbee, and Kenneth (Cheryl) Higbee. Cherished grandfather of Michael, Robert, Rebecca, Michelle, Robert, Allison, Phillip, Kristina, Jeffrey, and Bryce. Loving brother of Donald Higbee. Friends may visit at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Road (btwn. 14-15 Mile Rds.), Sunday, October 16, 2-8 p.m.. Funeral at St. James Episcopal Church, 355 W. Maple Rd., Birmingham, Monday 10 a.m. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 20300 Civic Center Dr., Ste. 100, Southfield, MI 48076. Obituary and condolences at lynchfuneraldirectors.com.
JAEGER SYLVIA J. Age 96. Beloved wife of the late Peter V., Dearest mother of Jacqueline Schiltges, Donald (Diana), and Sylvia (Jerry) Koenigbauer. Loving grandmother of nine and 13 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Donald Reske and the late Mary Riehs, Clara Kulling, Mildred Troyer, Catherine Bidolli, Henry, William and Arthur Reske. Visitation Sunday 3 p.m.-9 p.m. with a 8 p.m. Scripture Service at the A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 32000 Schoenherr (at Masonic), Warren. In state Monday 10 a.m. with a Mass 10:30 a.m. at St. Sylvester, 11200 12 Mile, Warren. ahpeters.com
JAFFE MICHAEL Beloved husband of Jodi Jaffe. Adoring father of Rachel Jaffe. Brother of Marilyn (Marshall) Hersh and Philip Jaffe. Son-in-law of Rita Dictor and the late Marvin Dictor. Brother-in-law of Mitchell and Leslie Dictor and Sheryl and Steven Fellows. SERVICES 3 O'CLOCK SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT MACHPELAH CEMETERY. www.irakaufman.com
JOHNSON NANCY J., age 71 of Allenton, Michigan. October 12, 2011. Survived by husband John; children Darin (Darci) Johnson, Kion Johnson, Gavin Johnson, Hans (Jill) Johnson, Pamela Johnson, Martin (Suzanne) Johnson,Carla (Sean) Lockhart, and Rhonda (Andrew) Pellegrino. Survived by 12 grandchildren; sisters Irma (Melvin) Besola and Ruth Uitto. Funeral Noon Saturday at Henry M. Malburg Funeral Home, Romeo, Michigan. Visitation 9:30 a.m. - Noon Saturday.
Leland Arthur Kenaga Age 89 October 13, 2011. Beloved husband of Elsie. Dear father of Susan (Dale) Moser, Jeffrey and the late Brian. Grandfather of nine. Great grandfather of one. Brother of Dorothy Ponder. Visitation Sunday 2-8pm. Funeral Service Monday 11:30am at the John N. Santeiu & Son Funeral Home, 1139 Inkster Rd., (between Ford Road and Cherry Hill). Family suggest memorials to Focus on the Family, Colorado Spring, Colorado. www.santeiufuneralhome.com
KING EILEEN HICKEY A life-long resident of Grosse Pointe, Eileen Hickey King, 84, died peacefully at home Sunday, October 9, 2011. She was born August 30, 1927, and graduated from the Academy of the Sacred Heart in Grosse Pointe. She attended Georgetown Visitation for her freshman year of college, where she was class president, before transferring to and graduating from the University of Michigan. She was a member of Pi Beta Phi. She taught first grade for one year in the Detroit Public School system before marrying John L. "Jack" King in 1950. An avid golfer, tennis, player, skier and bridge player, Mrs. King also loved to travel. She was a long-standing member of the Junior League of Detroit, St. Paul on the Lake Altar Society, Sacred Heart Children of Mary and Bon Secours Assistance League. She also was a volunteer tutor for many years. Mrs. King will be remembered as a loving wife and mother committed to community service. Her family said she was a woman of strong faith, a good friend and a lot of fun. Mrs. King is survived by her husband of 60 years, Jack; children, Sara DeCarlo, John L. (Julie) King Jr., Molly (Aaron) Garland and Anne King; grandchildren, Nicholas P. (Sonja) DeCarlo, Mark (Amy) DeCarlo, Lisa (George) Apollonio, Katherine (Winai) Khanijoun, Peter Olenick, Michael Olenick, Megan Olenick, John L. King III and Lauren King and great-grandchildren, Nicholas DeCarlo, Stephen DeCarlo, Elizabeth Apollonio, Andrew Apollonio, Isabella DeCarlo, Olivia DeCarlo and Anastasia DeCarlo. She also is survived by her brother, Joseph L. (Peggy) Hickey Jr. of Harbor Springs. She was predeceased by her parents, Joseph L. and Sara Murphy Hickey; sister, Sara "Sally" Hickey O'Donnell and brother, Edward J. Hickey. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, October 14 at Chas. Verheyden Funeral Home, 16300 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe Park. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, October 15, at St. Paul on the Lake Catholic Church, 157 Lakeshore Road, Grosse Pointe Farms, with inurnment following in the St. Paul Columbarium. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Paul Church Educational Trust, 157 Lakeshore Road, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236. Light a candle and share a memory at www.verheyden.org
KIRCHHERR RAYMOND H. Age 88. October 12, 2011. Beloved husband of the late Mary. Loving father of David, Robert and the late Kenneth. Dear brother of the late Grace. World War II U.S. Army veteran European Theater. In state Saturday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass 10 a.m. at Sweetest Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Detroit. Memorials to Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research appreciated. Arrangements by Wm. Sullivan & Son Funeral Home, Royal Oak, 248-541-7000. Share your memories at www.sullivanfuneraldirectors.com.
KREGER LILLIAN (NEE THERIAULT) Beloved wife of Marion Joseph (Ford engineer, deceased) and cherished mother of Marilou (Michael), Mary Ann, Lyn, and John (Cheryl); grandmother of ten and great grandmother of ten. Lillian was a devout Catholic and proud graduate of Marygrove College. She taught many years at Sacred Heart School in Dearborn as well as at Harms School in Detroit, including all grades 1 through 12. The oldest of eight children, her family and extended family brought her great joy. She traveled, read extensively, and volunteered at Libraries and Hospitals. A Mass and celebration of the life of this remarkable woman will be held at Sacred Heart Church, Dearborn, on Saturday October 15, 2011 at 10:30 a.m.
KRZEMINSKI MICHAELINE "MICKEY" October 13, 2011. Beloved wife of Gerald Cyrbok. Loving mother of Angela (Art) Neely, JoAnn and Kathryn. Loving busia of Bubby. Dearest daughter of Sophia and the late Joseph Blaszkiewicz. Dear sister of Lori Ann Grabowski , the late Ronald Blaszkiewicz and Paul Blaszkiewicz. Family will receive friends Sunday from 1-8 p.m. with Rosary at 7 p.m. at Stanley Turowski Funeral Home, 25509 W. Warren, Dearborn Heights. Funeral Monday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home Share condolences at www.stanleyturowskifuneralhome.com