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LENA "LEE" PERNICIARO

PERNICIARO LENA "LEE" age 76, died May 15, 2013. Beloved mother of Greg Charbeneau, Regina Williams, Cherryl Pitts, Royce Charbeneau and Anthony Perniciaro. Survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Also survived by her brother John Percell. Predeceased by husbands Fred Charbeneau, Frank Perniciaro and sister Frances Reeder. Life contract with George Margraff. Visitaion at Rudy Funeral Home, 25650 Van Dyke, Center Line on Monday 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. time of Service.

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PETROVICI, MILINA

2013-05-19
MILINA PETROVICI

PETROVICI MILINA age 76, died May 16th at William Beaumont Hospital, Troy. She was born September 3, 1936 in Gelu, Romania to Dragoljub and Mileva (Yeftin) Totin. Milina worked in housekeeping for 22 years at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak. Milina was the beloved wife of Zorko for 57 years. Dearest mother of Zora Lazarov and the late Olga Luchin, dear sister of Velinka (Miroljub) Djuric. Loving grandmother of Aleksandra Luchin, Vasa Luchin and the late Arsa Lazarov. Visitation Sunday 2 p.m.- 9 p.m. with a Pomen service at 7 p.m. at A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 32000 Schoenherr, Warren. Funeral Mass Monday 10:30 a.m. St Stevan Decanski Serbian Orthodox Church, 14235 E. Eleven Mile, Warren. ahpeters.com

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PLOURDE, EVELYN

2013-05-19
EVELYN PLOURDE

PLOURDE EVELYN Age 80, passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side on May 17, 2013. Loving wife of 59 years of Bertrand. Dear mother of Gail (Jeffrey) Jordan, Mark (Cynthia), Rebecca (Joseph) Samojedny, Therese (Michael) DeLeeuw, and Janine (Ken) Miles. Cherished grandmother of 11 and great-grandmother of three. Visitation is Monday from 1 to 9 p.m. (Scripture Service at 7 p.m.) at the Lee-Ellena Funeral Home, 46530 Romeo Plank Road, Macomb. Funeral Mass is Tuesday at 10 a.m. (9:30 a.m. in state) at St. Isidore Catholic Church, 18201 23 Mile Road, Macomb. The family requests contributions in Evelyn's memory to the American Diabetes Association. Please leave a memory at lee-ellenafuneralhome.com.

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LACROIX (PONKE) RONALD J. Age 61, passed away suddenly the weekend of May 5th. Loving son of Rose Ponke and dear brother of Tina and David. Memorial service on May 25th, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at DeCarlos Banquet Hall, 6015 10 Mile Rd., Warren, MI, (btwn Sherwood and Mound).

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AGNES (KORPALSKI) RAYBURN

RAYBURN AGNES (KORPALSKI) Age 95. Wife of the late William Rayburn and Walter Korpalski. Mother of Thomas (Christine), Daniel (Rosemary), and the late Patricia Jackson and Nancy Korpalski. Grandmother of Amy, Brad, Danielle, and Katie. Great-grandmother of three. Sister of Dorothy Kish and the late Helen Murray. Graduate of the University of Michigan. Active in Detroit Police Community Relations. Pinocle Player. In state Monday 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Catholic Church, 25700 6 Mile (Beech Daly and 6 Mile). Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Contributions to Haven of Rest in Williamston, MI. Condolences to www.charlesstepfuneralhome.com.

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JOAN WILKIN RAYMOND

RAYMOND JOAN WILKIN Age 89. Went to be with the Lord May 14, 2013. Beloved wife of 67 years of Ralph. Dear aunt of James (Stephanie) and Douglas Wilkin, Christine (Michael) Bachmann, Tim (Patricia), David (Carolyn) and Dennis (Dawn) Raymond and Carrol Jones. Also survived by many dear friends, neighbors and extended family. Visitation at the R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Home, 15451 Farmington Rd., Livonia, Monday 4-8 p.m. In state at Ward Presbyterian Church, 40000 W. Six Mile Rd., Northville Twp. Tuesday from 10:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11 a.m. Memorial contributions may be directed to Ward Presbyterian Church. Please share a memory at www.rggrharris.com.

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REINSTEIN, CARL

2013-05-19

REINSTEIN CARL, age 96 died on May 12, 2013. Husband of Stella; father of David (Ann Hubbard), Lisa (Paul Homeniuk); grand-father of Rachel and Zoe and champion/ mentor to nieces/nephews and many friends. All remember him as a fighter for peace and justice. Memorial pending.

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RENNY, MARJORIE

2013-05-19

RENNY MARJORIE 83, passed away on May 16, 2013 at Medilodge of Rochester Hills. She was born December 24, 1929, the daughter of Albert and Beda (Thunander) Collins in Iron River, Michigan. She is survived by her beloved husband Henry of Washington; beloved children Susan West of Bloomfield Hills, Bruce (Catherine) of Rochester Hills, James Renny of Washington, Marjory (Jeffrey) Tangen of Shelby Twp.; and eight grandsons and one granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her beloved son Gordon in 1965 and siblings Barbara and William. Memorial Donations may be made to the Children's Leukemia Foundation. Visitation will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2013 from 2-8 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday at 11 a.m. at the Funeral Home with Rev. Dwayne Kelsey officiating. Arrangements entrusted to the Roth-Muir Funeral Home, 296 S. Main, Romeo, MI.

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RENTOVICH ANDREW JOHN, age 81, of Warren passed away on May 7, 2013. Son of George and Anna Rentovich. Loving brother of George (Gloria). Loving uncle of George and Geary. Andrew proudly served in the United States Air Force in the 126th bomb wing under the 168th squadron which became the 405th squadron. Memorial to be held at a later date. Rudy Funeral Home, Center Line.

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ROGER P. SR., EGER

2013-05-19
EGER ROGER P. SR.

EGER ROGER P. SR. Age 74 May 15, 2013. Beloved husband of Elizabeth "Betty" (nee Sheehan). Loving father of Robert (Karen), John (Sara), Patti (Geoff) Tischbein, Roger, Jr. (Lory) and Kathy (Don) Rosati. Dear grandfather of Madison, Riley, Graham, Donnie, Sarah, Jackson, Sydney, Grady, Scott, Henry, Mayra, Melissa, Maria, C.J., Juan, Ellie, Sloane, Raphael and Mason. Dear brother of Mary, Ruth and the late Grace, Joseph, Frank and John. The family will be receiving friends Thursday May 23, from 11:30 a.m. until the Memorial Mass at 12 noon at St. Paul on the Lake Catholic Church 157 Lakeshore Rd. Grosse Pointe Farms. Donations preferred to the Henry Ford Hermelin Brain Tumor Research Center. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com

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ROGERS, JACK K.

2013-05-19

ROGERS JACK K. Beloved husband of Clara Rogers. Dear father of Judi (Peter Freedman) Rogers and Katherine Rogers. Loving grandfather of Anya Freedman and Ari Freedman. Also remembered by many loving nieces, nephews, family memberS, and friends. PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICES. ARRANGEMENTS BY THE DORFMAN CHAPEL, FARMINGTON HILLS, 248-406-6000, or visit www.thedorfmanchapel.com.

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ROMERO, ANNEMARIE

2013-05-19
ANNEMARIE ROMERO

ROMERO ANNEMARIE K. 76 years old, passed May 15, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Dr. Ismael Enrique Romero, dearest mother of Enrique (Flavia) and Astrid. Loving grandmother of Sierra. Born in Berlin and raised in Munich, Germany, Annemarie earned her degree in Languages at the University of Madrid, Spain where she met her husband. Fluent in German, Spanish, English, French, Italian and Russian, she worked as an interpreter for John Deere in Spain, where she also co-authored a book on technical terminology. A devout catholic, Annemarie loved her family and friends, cats, opera, waltzes, all things girly and generally just enjoyed life. She will be terribly missed. A Memorial Mass was held on Saturday at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church followed by interment at Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township.

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RUGGIRELLO, JOSEPH

2013-05-19
JOSEPH RUGGIRELLO

RUGGIRELLO JOSEPH May 17, 2013 Age 81. Son of the late Antonio and Josephine. Dear brother of Antonino "Tony" Sr., Antonio "Toto" and the late Louis. Uncle of Jerry, Tony (Rose), and Angelic Sponaugle (Ken). Great uncle of Nino, Tony, Maria, Gina, Juliana, Joe, Kenny and Ava. Loving friend of Sandy Roselle. Family will receive friends Tuesday 4-8 p.m. and Wednesday 2-8 p.m. with prayer service at 7 p.m. at A.J. Desmond & Sons (Vasu, Rodgers & Connell Chapel), 32515 Woodward (btwn 13 and 14 Mile), 248-549-0500. Funeral Mass Thursday 10 a.m. at National Shrine of the Little Flower, Woodward Ave. at 12 Mile, Royal Oak. Visitation at the church begins at 9:30 a.m. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorial tributes to the American Diabetes Association. View obituary and share memories at www.DesmondFuneralHome.com

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SCHAFER BETTY LEE JONES IVEY 88, died May 10, 2013 at her residence in Cape Coral, Florida where she lived for past 10 years. Born June 28, 1924 Pennsboro, W.Virginia, child of John O. and Tena Brooks Jones. Lived in Detroit where she was employed as International accounting representative at Comerica Bank. She retired after 20 years. Betty was preceded in death by husbands Richard C. Ivey and Tom Schafer; son Richard (Dickie) Ivey; brothers Brooks O. (Nettie) Jones and James (Barbara) Jones. Betty is survived by son Bob (Sue) Ivey, five grandchildren, four great grandchildren, and brother Don Jones, Monroe, MI. She was a long-time member of Fort Street Presbyterian Church in Detroit. Friends may sign the guest book at www.horizonfunerals.com

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SHADLAK, NORBERT

2013-05-19

SHADLAK NORBERT Died May 14, 2013 at age 88. Beloved husband of 50 years, to the late Wanda. Devoted father of Alan and Kenneth (Kimberly). Proud grandfather of Andrew, Kyle, Kurtis and MJ. Memorial date is pending.

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SMITH, SENORA D.

2013-05-19
SENORA D.  SMITH

SMITH SENORA D. of Southfield, passed away at age 98 on May 3, 2013 at Beaumont Hospital after a brief illness. She was the widow of Wilbert L. Smith, Sr. She was a retired surgical nurse at Receiving/ Detroit General Hospital. She was a member of Second Baptist Church of Detroit, and also of the Detroit/Michigan/Nat'l Assn. of Colored Women's Clubs, Inc. for 74 years. She is survived by her beloved children Virginia P. Bland of Los Angeles, Muriel E. Smith, and Wilbert, Jr. (Bert), both of Southfield.

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ST. HENRY PATRICIA C. Age 88, passed away May 18, 2013. She was born on February 7, 1925 in Milford, daughter of the late Charles and Celia Shear. She was preceded in death by her husband Donald in 1970. Patricia is survived by her loving children, Michael, Paul (Laura Agabashian), Christopher, Patricia (Steven) Single, Thomas (Carol), and Charles, five grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. She is also survived by her sisters and brother-in-law, Mary Lou St. Henry, Jean Tubaro, and Carl and Diana St. Henry. In lieu of flowers or donations, the family requests that you remember Patricia by doing something that you enjoy. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 22 from 4-8 p.m. at PHILLIPS FUNERAL HOME, 122 W. Lake St., South Lyon. Online guestbook at www.phillipsfuneral.com.

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SWIATEK VIRGINIA A. Age 88, born on June 23, 1924 in Detroit, Michigan and passed away on May 16, 2013 in White Lake, Michigan. Beloved wife of the late Stephan Swiatek. Virginia will be missed by many nieces, nephews, and friends. Arrangements entrusted to the Union Lake Road Chapel of the Elton Black & Son Funeral Home. www.eltonblackandsonwhitelake.com

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SZEKELY ROBERT PAUL May 12, 2013. Age 83 of Taylor. Devoted husband to Iris for 61 wonderful years. Loving father of Lisa Porter (Jamie) and Mark Szekely. Dear brother of the late Elinor Szekely. Also survived by five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Robert was known for his creative ability and artistic talent. He was also a proud author of 7 books. Robert will be deeply missed by family and friends. Memorial Service Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 11a.m. at Journey of Hope Community Church, 8900 Pardee Rd. Taylor, MI. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Voran Funeral Home Taylor Chapel (313) 291-1800. Donations may be made to Penrickton Center for Blind Children (Taylor). Visit our online guestbook and share memories at www.voranfuneralhome.com

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TEELING, JAMES J.

2013-05-19

TEELING JAMES J. 75 of Clawson died May 16, 2013. Funeral Service 7 p.m. Monday, May 20, 2013 at Gramer Funeral Home, 705 N Main St., Clawson, Michigan 48017 (248-435-9010). Visitation Monday 2 until 7 p.m. To read the obituary visit www.GramerFuneralHome.com

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MAUREEN LEAH TERRIEN

TERRIEN MAUREEN LEAH Age 41 of Rochester Hills; lost her fight to Melanoma cancer on May 16, 2013. Loving wife of Eric. Dearest mother of Carter, Henry, and Lucas. Sister of Kathleen Broquet, Tim (Amy) McGowan, David (Kelly) McGowan, Trish (Keith) Nixon, and Dana (Jeff) Calhoun. Daughter of Mike (Dawn) and the late Leah McGowan. Daughter-in-law of Greg and Diane Terrien. Sister-in-law of Kurt (Lisa) Terrien. The family will receive friends Sunday, May 19, 2013 at the Potere-Modetz Funeral Home, 339 Walnut Blvd., Rochester, Sunday 1-7 p.m. Memorial Service Monday 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Suggested memorials to Karmanos-Melanoma Research, C/O Dr. Flaherty. Online guestbook www.modetzfuneralhomes.com.

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TOCCO, PHILIP A.

2013-05-19
PHILIP A. TOCCO

TOCCO PHILIP A. age 75, passed away May 15, 2013 in Clinton Township. He was born December 29, 1937 in Detroit. He was self-employed in the produce and restaurant business for many years. He was the husband of the late Sandra; loving father of Phil (Pamela), Mark (Vanessa) and Sandra (Steve) Pozzi. He is survived by eight grandchildren, four brothers, and his special friend, Judy. He was predeceased by his two sisters. Visitation will be Monday from 2:00 - 9:00 p.m., with a scripture service at 7:00 p.m. at Resurrection Funeral Home 40800 Hayes (South of 18 mile) and Tuesday 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass 9:30 a.m. at St. Michael Catholic Community, 40501 Hayes, Sterling Heights. Burial will be at Resurrection Cemetery. Visit online at www.resurrectionfuneralhome.com.

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MILDRED R. "MICKEY" TOWNSEND

TOWNSEND MILDRED R. "MICKEY" May 17, 2013. Age 82. Beloved wife of the late Richard (2002) for 53 cherished years. Loving mother of Sadie (John) George, Jim (Pamela), Don (Sharon), Bob (Wendy), and the late Gene. Proud grandmother of 13, great-grandmother of 22, and great-great-grandmother of one. Dear sister of Betty (the late John) McCormick. Predeceased by her brothers Bill, Joseph, and Ed Kommer, and her sisters Louise West, Emma Zyla, and Mary Jamieson. Visitation Saturday 4-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-9 p.m. Funeral Monday 10:30 a.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile Rd). Interment Cadillac Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mildred's honor would be appreciated to the Michigan Humane Society. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com.

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TURK, JOHANNA

2013-05-19

TURK JOHANNA, 98 of Westland passed away May 17th. She is survived by four children, Helen, Andy, Rose and Bev; 11 grandchildren. Memorial service 1 p.m. Thursday, May 23rd at Northrop-Sassaman Funeral Home in Northville. Nothrop-Sassamanfuneraldirectors.com

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VanDEVEN, ROBERT

2013-05-19

VanDEVEN ROBERT age 84, of Dunnellon, Florida passed away on May 14, 2013. He is survived by wife of 63 years, Betty. Children, Gary VanDeven and Mary Lou Lake. Grandchildren, Megan (Pat) McCarren, Julia (Jeff) Jones, Matthew (Kelly) Lake and five great-greatchildren. Robert worked as an architect in the Detroit area for over 50 years. A memorial service was held in Dunnellon, FL.

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VOYTAS DOROTHY M. Age 83 of Macomb, died May 11, 2013. Loving mother of Theresa (Jeff) Egan, Mary Ann (Tom) Galazka, Susanne (Bryan) Hamilton and Tom (Heidi) Voytas. Cherished grandmother of 12 and great grandmother of one. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas in 1997. Memorial Mass Saturday, May 25th 10a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Utica (44633 Utica Rd). In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Leader Dogs for the Blind and/or St. Lawrence Catholic Church. www.GramerFuneralHome.com

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JUDGE ROBERT B. WEBSTER

WEBSTER JUDGE ROBERT B., passed away peacefully in Royal Oak, Michigan at age 81. Born March 9, 1932, he was the only child of Don B. Webster and Glennie "Betsy" Elizabeth Webster, of Birmingham, Michigan. Bob was a 1949 graduate of Baldwin High School in Birmingham. Bob attended the University of Michigan and earned his law degree from University of Michigan in 1957. He clerked for U.S. District Court Judge Ralph Freeman. Thereafter, he entered the private practice of law and in 1973, Governor William G. Milliken appointed him as an Oakland County Circuit Court Judge, where he served a term as Chief Judge. He returned to private practice in 1982 until his retirement in 2011. Bob served as President of the State Bar of Michigan from 1989-1990. He was appointed by the Michigan Supreme Court as Chairman of the Committee to Revise and Consolidate the Michigan Court Rules and co-authored the treatise "Michigan Court Rules Practice." He co-chaired the State Bar Judicial Qualifications Committee and was the State Bar delegate to the American Bar Association. Bob is a past director of the American Judicature Society, a National Commissioner on Uniform State Laws, and a Fellow of the College of the American Trial Lawyers. He also served as a Major in the Michigan Air National Guard. Bob is survived by his children: Anne E. Webster Jacobs and husband, Chris Jacobs; Allison D. Webster Giddings and husband, Gavin Giddings; Peter H. Webster and wife Penny; and James B. Webster; and their mother, Marilyn Hey Webster. He is survived by his beloved grandchildren: Colin Jacobs, Samuel Giddings, Ethan Webster, Kyle Jacobs, Glennie Webster, Alexander Jacobs and Sydney Giddings. Visitation will be held at Sullivan Funeral Home in Royal Oak, Michigan, on Tuesday, May 21, 2013, from 4 to 8 p.m. followed by a memorial service at a later date. Memorials to Boys and Girls Club of Oakland and Macomb Counties or the Crystal Lake and Watershed Association are appreciated. Please share a memory at www.sullivanfuneraldirectors.com

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OLGA WEIR (NEE ZUK)

WEIR OLGA (NEE ZUK), 94, of Farmington Hills; May 13, 2013 in Holland, MI. Beloved wife of the late Orville (died 2006). Olga was preceded in death by sisters Mary Starowait and Anna Zuk and brothers Peter and Michael Zuk. Loving mother of Madelyn Weir, Nancy Hertz (Timothy), Janet Weir (Steven Horelick), and Lorraine Caron (Gilles). Cherished grandmother of seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Also surviving are many loving nieces and nephews. We will mourn her loss and celebrate her life at a memorial in late July. Memorial tributes are suggested to Trinity Episcopal Church, 26880 La Muera St., Farmington Hills, MI 48334. Cremation arrangements entrusted to the Heeney-Sundquist Funeral Home, downtown Farmington (248-474-5200). heeney-sundquist.com

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ROGER G. Ed. D.  WITTRUP

WITTRUP ROGER G. Ed. D Went to be with the Lord on May 3, 2013. Age 68 of Birmingham. Beloved father of Heather Wittrup (Larry Beattie) and Erik Wittrup. Brother of Larry Wittrup and Barbara Cunningham. Memorial Service Saturday, May 25th 10a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 1589 W. Maple Rd., Birmingham, MI 48009. Memorial tributes to the Church. A.J. Desmond & Sons (248) 549-0500. View obituary and share memories at www.DesmondFuneralHome.com

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BARBARA ANN WIZINSKY

WIZINSKY BARBARA ANN. March 10, 1937 - May 17, 2013. Beloved wife of Robert. Dearest mother of Robert Jr. (Colleen), Steven (Sherry) and Thomas (Celeste). Loving grand-mother of Ryan (Jocelyn), Joel (Cortney), Lisa, Christopher, Steven (Rachael), Pamela, Joshua, Miriam and step-grandmother of Sarah and Megan Sperbeck. Dear great-grandmother of Meagan, Andrew, Kylee, Julia, Gavin, Blake, and Mason Smith. Daughter of the late Edward and Sophie Suchora. Sister of Edward Suchora, Roberta Krohn, and Carol (Bruce) Krucinski. Godmother of Cindy, Jay, Carol, Debbie, Mickie, Susan, Christine, and Ronnette. Niece of Helen, Stanley, and Michael Suchara. Also survived by three nieces, six nephews, and 23 cousins. Family will receive friends Tuesday from 1-8 p.m. with Rosary at 7 p.m. at Stanley Turowski Funeral Home, 25509 W. Warren, Dearborn Heights. Instate Wednesday 8:30 a.m. at the funeral home and processing to St. Linus Church for Mass at 9:30 am. Share condolences at www.stanleyturowskifuneralhome.com

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YOUNKIN, MARY JEAN

2013-05-19

YOUNKIN MARY JEAN 83, formerly of Detroit, passed away on May 3, 2013 in Akron, Ohio. She was the loving wife of Dr. Ralph (Bud) Younkin for 61 years, mother of Melinda Younkin, Laurie (Richard) Hillebrand, Michael (Liz) Younkin, and grandmother or five. Mary and Bud moved to Detroit in 1955 where she was active in the Presbyterian Church and sang in her church choir. Bud and Mary moved to Akron, Ohio in 1989. There will be a memorial service and reception on Sunday, July 7, 2013 at 3p.m. at Frist Presbyterian Church, 647 E. Market St., Akron, OH 44304.

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JOSEPH RICHARD ZABLOCKI

ZABLOCKI JOSEPH RICHARD May 18, 2013. Age 31. Loving son of Charles and Barbara. Loving brother of Jessica and Jacqueline. Dearest grandson of Anna (the late Richard) Waldis, Kathleen (the late Ernest) Zablocki, and great-grandson to Mary Waldis. Survived by many loving aunts, uncles, and cousins. Visitation Monday 3-9 p.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 36900 Schoenherr Rd. at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Scripture Service Monday 7 p.m. In state Tuesday 11:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. time of Mass at St. Isadore Church, 18201 23 Mile Rd. at Romeo Plank. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Memorials to Shelby Community Life Skills appreciated. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com.

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ZDANOSKI HELEN VIRGINIA Age 90, of Swartz Creek, died Friday, May 17, 2013 at McLaren - Flint. Funeral services will be held at a later date. Arrangements provided by Sharp Funeral Homes, Miller Road Chapel, 8138 Miller Rd., Swartz Creek. Online condolences may be posted on the obituaries page of www.sharpfuneralhomes.com

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ZIRKIN, SHIRLEY

2013-05-19
SHIRLEY ZIRKIN

ZIRKIN SHIRLEY Beloved wife of 55 years of Dr. Richard M. Zirkin. Cherished mother of Ronald (Rebecca) Zirkin, Deborah (Jay) Danto and Monica (Rick) Schatz. Loving grand-mother of Trevor Zirkin, Samantha and Jillian Danto, Ryan, Marlee and Mia Schatz; sister of Herschel (Joan) Solomon, the late Frank Solomon, the late Marie (the late Al) Schultz and the late Elizabeth "Libby" (the late Arnold) Colb; sister-in-law of Judith (the late Sherwood) Weiser, Howard (Libby) Zirkin and Joel Zirkin. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. SERVICES 1 P.M. SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL. 248-569-0020. INTERMENT AT CLOVER HILL PARK CEMETERY. www.irakaufman.com

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SANDRA K.  ZOLNA (NEE SARAVOLATZ)

ZOLNA SANDRA K. (NEE SARAVOLATZ) May 15, 2013 Age 73. Loving and adored mother of Karen (Frank) Caiozzo, John Biederman, Lori Antonelli, and Cheryl (Steve Friedman) Chaben. Proud grandmother of Stephen, Nicholas, Alex, Vincent, David, Dallas, and Emily. Memorial contributions in Sandra's honor would be appreciated to the American Lung Association. A private memorial service will be held by the family at a later date. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" @WujekCalcaterra.com.

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ABELA DOROTHY (NEE SEMEGA) Age 84, of Lincoln Park. She died peacefully at home with her daughters on May 14, 2013. Born February 2, 1929 in Windber, Pennsylvania and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. Beloved wife of the late Anthony Abela. Loving mother of Sandy (Dan) Artman and Sherry Abela. Devoted grandmother of Kaycee Artman. Dearest sister of Robert (the late Jean) Semega and Ronald (Sally) Semega. She is also survived by her in laws Robert Abela (Linda McIntosh), Maria (the late Richard) Abela, Shirley (Larry) Sikora, Rose (Roy) Caballero, and Audrey (Chris) Chambers. She had great love for her many special nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Dorothy enjoyed reading, dancing, gardening, traveling and being her granddaughters' #1 fan. She was an active member of the Women of Good Shepherd and volunteered in many ways at the parish. Dorothy considered the friends she made at the church to be part of her extended family. Visitation Saturday 6- 9 p.m. and Sunday 2-9 p.m. at the Allen Park Chapel-Martenson Family of Funeral Homes, 10915 Allen Rd. (at Goddard) with a Rosary Sunday at 7 p.m. Prayers Monday 9:15 a.m. at the funeral home to Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Lincoln Park for a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Interment Michigan Memorial Park. Visit Dorothy's eternal tribute at www.martenson.com.

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GERALD LOUIS "JERRY" CATTANEO

CATTANEO GERALD LOUIS "JERRY" Age 72, retired Chief of Police of Fenton, passed away peacefully surrounded by the ones he laughed with, lived for, and loved on May 16, 2013. Funeral Mass 11 a.m. Monday, May 20, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 600 N. Adelaide St., Fenton. Burial St. John Cemetery. Visitation at Sharp Funeral Homes, 1000 Silver Lake Road, Fenton, 5-9 p.m. Saturday, 1-9 p.m. Sunday, and at the church 10-11 a.m. Monday. A Vigil Service will be held 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to St. John G.I.F.T Campaign. Jerry was born on June 27, 1940 in Detroit to the late Peter and Mary Cattaneo. He married the love of his life, the late Jeannette (Narkiewicz) on November 11, 1961. He became a police officer in the City of Detroit in the 1960's and retired as Lieutenant January 1, 1987. In 1987, Jerry became the Chief of Police in Fenton where he spent the most rewarding years of his career until his retirement in 2003. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, XX Club, and the Knights of Columbus. Jerry was an avid hunter and fisherman with a real love for the outdoors. He was also an award winning woodcarver, sharing his works with many family and friends. Jerry was especially proud of his grandchildren and loved to support them in their sports and activities. He was a loving, generous man with a thirst for life who always had a smile for everyone. Jerry is survived by his children, David (Alana) Cattaneo of Macomb Twp., Jeffrey (Dustin) of Madison Heights, and Tracy (Jeff) Bundy of Fenton; grandchildren, Nicholas, Spencer, Avery, and Parker; brother, Reynolds; sister-in-law, Nancy (Dan) Headapohl; and many special nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Jeannette, grandson Andrew, brother Chuck, and sister Caroline. We thank God for the gift of his life and the blessing of the time we spent with him. www.sharpfuneralhomes.com

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DAILY, AVERIL E.

2013-05-18

DAILY AVERIL E. age 85 of Rochester Hills, Michigan, formerly of Southgate,died May 16, 2013. Cherished wife of David P. Daily. Beloved mother of Denise Daily, John (Shaun Siebel) Daily, William (Maureen) Daily, and Susan (Ray) Martinez. Dearest "Mimi" to her grandchildren Elizabeth, David, Kevin, Liam and Emily. Sister of the late Iriis Wells. Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Monday at First Church, 39400 Dequindre Road in Sterling Heights, MI 48310. Visitation Sunday 1:00 to 8:00 p.m. at PIXLEY FUNERAL HOME, 3530 Auburn Road in Auburn Hills. The family would greatly appreciate that memorial contributions in Averil's name be directed to the Parkinson's Foundation. www.pixleyfhauburnhills.com

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DEMBS, PHILLIIP

2013-05-18
PHILLIIP DEMBS

DEMBS PHILLIP Beloved husband for 53 years to the late Ann Dembs. Loving Companion and partner of Fran Milgrom. Devoted father of Rabbi Reuvan (Shulamit) Dembs, Howard (Terri) Dembs, Gary (Jan Weiss) Dembs and Michael (Carrie) Dembs. Also survived by Bradley, A.J. Emily and Alicia as well as 11 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren in Israel. Cherished brother of Nelson (late Ann) Dembs, the late Sol (late Rose) Dembs, the late Manuel (late Micki) Dembs, Faye (late Gerald) Jacobs. He is survived by Fran's sons, Jeffrey, Scott and Randy and their spouses. Also survived by loving nieces, nephews, many relatives and friends. SERVICES 12 NOON SUNDAY AT HEBREW MEMORIAL CHAPEL (248) 543-1622. INTERMENT AT BETH ABRAHAM CEMETERY www.hebrewmemorial.org

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KLUDT, PATRICIA

2013-05-18

KLUDT PATRICIA age 83 of Mount Clemens. Surviving are three children, Steve (Pat) Kludt, Brian (Anne) Kludt and Beth (Rick) Howard; and four grandchildren, Megan, Amanda, Philip, and William. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at Will and Schwarzkoff Funeral Home, 233 Northbound Gratiot Avenue, Mount Clemens. The visiting hours are on Monday, May 20, 2013 from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the service.

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LADACH, ALVIN

2013-05-18

LADACH ALVIN 68, of Mancelona, passed away May 15, 2013 at Munson Medical Center. He was born April 24, 1945, the son of Paul and Agnes Ladach. Al enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, watching NCIS and Law & Order. He loved spending time outdoors and with his Roids, Lobo and Jill. He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Ladach; four children, Stephen (Tamera) Ladach of Warren, Thomas Ladach of Sterling Heights, David Ladach of Sterling Heights and Julie (Shawn Rowe) Ladach of Haslett; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three siblings, Jerome Ladach of Romulus, Joanne Lovelace of Dearborn and Delphine Sebastian of Warren; and many nieces and nephews. He will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death by two brothers, George and Donald; and a sister, Patricia. Funeral Services for Al will be Monday, May 20, 2013 at 12 Noon at the Mancelona Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes. Visitation will be Sunday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home and on Monday from 11 a.m. until the time of services. Al will be buried next to his second wife, Christine Ladach at White Chapel Memorial Cemetery in Troy at a later date. The Mancelona Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes is handling the arrangements. Please sign Al's guestbook at www.mortensenfuneralhomes.com

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OAKES, HAROLD E.

2013-05-18
HAROLD E. OAKES

OAKES HAROLD E. Age 86 of Allen Park. May 16, 2013. Beloved husband of Barbara for 24 years. Loving father of Kathleen (Jessie) See, Doris (Mike) Gombos, Larry (Vicki) Oakes and Barbara (Greg) Kannberg. Step-father of Debra Cranford, Glenna (David) Dailing and Tom (Ann) Cranford. Proud grandfather of 14. Great-grandfather of eight and great-great-grandfather. Preceded in death by parents and three siblings. Visitation Sunday 2-9 p.m. at The Allen Park Chapel-Martenson Family of Funeral Homes, 10915 Allen Road, Allen Park (corner of Goddard). Funeral service Monday 10 a.m. at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Allen Park. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. Visit Harold's eternal tribute at www.martenson.com.

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ROGER P. SR., EGER

2013-05-18
EGER ROGER P. SR.

EGER ROGER P. SR. Age 74 May 15, 2013. Beloved husband of Elizabeth "Betty" (nee Sheehan). Loving father of Robert (Karen), John (Sara), Patti (Geoff) Tischbein, Roger, Jr. (Lory) and Kathy (Don) Rosati. Dear grandfather of Madison, Riley, Graham, Donnie, Sarah, Jackson, Sydney, Grady, Scott, Henry, Mayra, Melissa, Maria, C.J., Juan, Ellie, Sloane, Raphael and Mason. Dear brother of Mary, Ruth and the late Grace, Joseph, Frank and John. The family will be receiving friends Thursday May 23, from 11:30 a.m. until the Memorial Mass at 12 noon at St. Paul on the Lake Catholic Church 157 Lakeshore Rd. Grosse Pointe Farms. Donations preferred to the Henry Ford Hermelin Brain Tumor Research Center. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com

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SIKORSKI, ISABEL

2013-05-18

SIKORSKI ISABEL M., Age 88, passed away May 15, 2013. She was the beloved wife of the late Albert J. Sikorski; loving mother of Peggy, Walter (Kathy), and Patty; devoted grandmother of Scott (Laura), Brian (Samantha), April (Jayson), and Teresa; proud great-grandmother of Keegan, Connor, Cooper, Jaxson, Brady, Easton, Avery, Ella, and Hudson; and dear sister of Betty Allen. Visitation Sunday, May 19, 3 – 9 p.m. with a Rosary service at 7 p.m. at Kaul Funeral Home, 27830 Gratiot Ave., Roseville. Visitation will continue Monday, May 20, at St. Basil Catholic Church, Eastpointe from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass at 10 a.m. Please share a memory with the family at www.kaulfuneralhome.com.

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ADAMS, SAMUEL J.

2013-05-17
SAMUEL J.  ADAMS

ADAMS SAMUEL J. of Fountain Hills, Arizona. Mr. Adams was born in Detroit, Michigan on June 9, 1920 and died suddenly in Scottsdale, AZ on December 26, 2012. A memorial tribute for Mr. Adams will be held at the Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, MI on Friday, May 17, 2013 at 2:30pm. Mr. Adams was a retired Detroit Firefighter. He was a Battalion Chief at the time of his retirement in 1977. Mr. Adams served his country as a United States Army Staff Sargent in the European Theater of WWII. Mr. Adams is survived by his wife of 69 years, Lillian Kapochius Adams. Together they had five children, Cheryl, Rosemary, Robert, James, and Christopher. Mr. Adams was preceded in death by his daughter Cheryl; his parents, one brother and two sisters. Beloved father of the late Cheryl (Bud/Gayle) Daniels, Rosemary Pitylak, Robert (Margaret) Adams M.D., James (Sharon) Adams, and Christopher Adams. Cherished grandfather of Stephen (Sandi) Daniels, John (Tina) Daniels, Nicole Daniels Hunter, Ryan (Kim) Pitylak, Jennifer Pitylak, Erik (Tiffany) Adams, Shawn Adams, Monica (Ryan) Drake, Elizabeth Adams, Bridget Adams, Nicholas Adams, Kane Adams, and Quin Adams. Adored great-grandfather of Skylor and Logan Hunter, Zackary and Lucas Daniels, Nathan Daniels, Ethan and Emma Drake. Loving uncle to many nieces and nephews. Mr. Adams lived in Arizona with his wife Lillian for the past 27 years.

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BRIGHTON DANIEL W. Age 64. Loving husband of Cynthia. Dearest father of Scott (Kelly) and Michelle (Dan) Runyon. Grandfather of Grace, Mia and Jilly Brighton, and Samantha, Jack and Luke Runyon. Dearest son of Florence and the late Arnold. Son in law of Phyllis and the late George Simcik. Brother of Diane (Pete) Schellang and Kathy (Pete) Kerr. Visitation Friday 2-8p.m. Funeral service Saturday 11:30a.m. at the John N. Santeiu & Son Funeral Home, 1139 N. Inkster Rd., Garden City (between Ford Rd. and Cherry Hill). Family suggests memorials to Operation Write Home, 35205 13th Place S.W., Federal Way, Washington 98024. www.santeiufuneralhome.com

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STANLEY M., JR. CZAPLA

CZAPLA STANLEY M., JR. May 9, 2013, age 72. Born: December 5, 1940. Loving son of the late Stanley and Sophie. Dearest brother of Jean (Frank) Kuras and the late Robert and (Virginia) Czapla. Dear uncle of Keith (Jo Ann) Kuras, Jeffrey (Helen) Kuras, and Robert Jr. (Cindy) Czapla, Debbie (Cullen) Cacicedo and great-uncle of Conor, Chad and Clay Cacicedo; Alex and Nicholas Kuras and Amanda Glore. Stanley resided in Dearborn, Michigan until he moved to Las Vegas in 1996. He retired from Ford Motor Company after 32 years of employment. His last position held was as a buyer in the purchasing department. Resting at L. J. Griffin Funeral Home, 8809 Wayne Rd., (at Joy Rd.) Sunday 3:30-9 p.m. Scripture Service at 7 p.m. In state Monday 9:30 a.m. at St. Theodore Church, 8200 N. Wayne Rd. (N of Warren) until time of Mass at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to Capuchin Soup Kitchen, 1820 Mt. Elliott Ave., Detroit 48204, would be appreciated. Share a "Memorial Tribute" with the family at griffinfuneralhome.com.

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MADELYN LEDERER FARRIS

FARRIS MADELYN LEDERER Beloved wife of the late Bernard Farris. Cherished mother of Dr. Michael (Joseph Wert) Farris and the late Monica Farris Linkner. Loving grandmother of Josh Linkner, Jessica Farris, Zoe Farris, Ethan Farris and Matan Farris. Proud great grandmother of Noah and Chloe Linkner. Madelyn was a tireless volunteer for the Alzheimer's Association for over twenty-five years, since the passing of her husband, the late Bernard Farris. Mrs. Farris also worked for over thirty years as an executive secretary. SERVICES 1:30 P.M. FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT THE DAVIDSON/HERMELIN CHAPEL AT CLOVER HILL PARK CEMETERY. ARRANGEMENTS BY THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. www.irakaufman.com.

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FLEMMING, MARY D.

2013-05-17
MARY D.  FLEMMING

FLEMMING MARY D. May 15, 2013 Age 91 of Wayne. Beloved wife of the late Howard. Dear mother of Marvin (Elayne), Thomas (Mary E.) Deborah (Steven) Flemming-Chamulak, and the late David. Sister of the late Ernest Letson. Grandmother of Kim (Mark) Cowell, Derek (Amy), Sarah (Jeremy) Moser, Brian, and Dr. David Chamulak, Katherine (Matthew) Nuss, and Stephanie (Matthew) Chamulak-Wilkins. Also great grandmother of Five. Visitation at The Uht Funeral Home, 35400 Glenwood Rd. Westland, Sunday 1-9pm. Private burial to take place at Grandlawn Cemetery, Detroit. Family suggests memorials to American Heart Association. Please view memorial and send tributes at www.uhtfh.com.

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GOULD, LILLIAN

2013-05-17

GOULD LILLIAN Beloved wife of the late Sydney Gould. Cherished mother of Carole (the late Larry) Levin and Marcia (Melvin) Eisen. Loving Super Bubby of Dr. Darrin (Dr. Emily) Levin, Jason (Emily) Levin, Andrew (Caroline) Eisen and Joshua (Pam) Eisen. Proud Great Super Bubby of Lindsay Levin, Dylan Levin, Spencer Levin, Max Levin, Lara Levin, Lila Eisen, Liam Eisen and Anika Eisen. Dear sister of the late Hyman (the late Shirley) Garsoff, the late Morris (the late Pauline) Gorsoff and the late Betty (the late Al) Bresler. SERVICES 11:00 A.M. SUNDAY IN THE DAVID OPPENHEIM MEMORIAL CHAPEL AT MACHPELAH CEMETERY. ARRANGEMENTS BY THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL. 248-569-0020. www.irakaufman.com.

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