RAY VIRGINIA KAREN age 56, died September 14, 2013. Beloved daughter of the late Virgil and Irene Ray. Dearest sister of Nancy (Joe) Michel, Laura (William) Bell, Larry Ray and Ronald Ray. Several nieces and nephews also survive. She also leaves her special care provider, Patricia Crawford. Visitation Friday, September 20, 2013 from 2:00 - 9:00 p.m. at the Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 25800 Harper Avenue (three blocks North of Ten Mile Rd.), St. Clair Shores. Funeral Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Share a memory with the family at www.bcfh.com.
SANDERS DESTINEE ANNE Age 17. September 17, 2013 of Wayne. Beloved daughter of Paul Sanders and Bridgette (Randall) Lively. Loving sister of Dillon Thomas, Desiree Sanders, Dominick Sanders, Dae Sanders, and Daphne Lively. Dear granddaughter of Kathleen Sanders, Ken (Kathy) Sanders, Glenn Reichard, and Margie (John) Salmon. Visitation Saturday 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. with a service at 1 p.m. at the Uht Funeral Home, 34500 Glenwood, Westland MI. Please view memorial and send tributes at www.uhtfh.com
SELMI TIM Age 71, September 13, 2013. Beloved father of John, Cheryl (Dave), Stephanie (Mark), Tim Jr. and Lisa (Mark). Loving grandfather of Brittany, Brooke, Taylor, Dillon, Alexandria, Samantha, Dakota, Austin, and Trent. He leaves behind many other loving family members and friends. A memorial visitation will take place at Fred Wood Funeral Home Saturday, 2:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., with a 7:30 p.m. Funeral Service. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Diabetes Association. Please share memories at Fredwoodfuneralhome.com
TAYLOR SHARON ARLENE (BRENNAN) born August 2, 1940 in Detroit, passed away at Holmes Medical Center on Friday September 13, 2013 in Melbourne, Florida. Sharon is survived by her husband Dale; son Robert LaVoisne; daughters Cheryl (Mark) McGinnis, and Brenda (Mark) Szubeczak, Tina (Michael) Burdick and step children Ron and Sheri Taylor; grandchildren Sarah, Natalee and Patrick McGinnis, Mark, Derek and Tara Szubeczak, Garrett Baldoni and Lauren Burdick, Kayla Morris and Kiara and Jacob Taylor; along with two great-grandchildren. Memorial service Friday, September 20, 2013 at Ammen Family Funeral Care, Melbourne FL.
DILLON THE HONORABLE JOHN M. September 18, 2013, age 86. Beloved husband of Janet. Loving father of Marybeth (Patrick) Butler, Maureen (Jeff) Egan, Dr. John (Catherine) and Andrew. Dearest Grandfather of 14. Vistation Friday 2-8 p.m., with Rosary at 7 p.m., at the Neely-Turowski Life Story Funeral Home 30200 Five Mile (Between Middlebelt and Merriman). In state Saturday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass 10:00 a.m. at St. Valentine Catholic Church (Beech Daly South of Five Mile) Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials my be made to St. Valentine Church and Angela Hospice. You may sign the guest book prior to arriving at the funeral home at www.TurowskiLifeStory.com.
TITCOMB BARRY Age 60, passed away September 13, 2013. Barry is survived by his beloved wife Sally; loving children: Andrew Titcomb, Katie Titcomb, step-children: Heather (Kurt) Peters, Tara (Adam) Yatooma, Stephen (Gina) Pemberton; grandchildren: Alivia, Mitchell, Brendin, Vaughn, Logan, Savannah; his sister Sheila Wiltshire and his three Golden Retrievers: Chloe, Clara, Cleopatra. A memorial service will be held on September 21, Saturday, at 2:00 p.m. at Phillips Funeral Home, 122 West Lake Street, South Lyon, MI. The family will begin receiving friends at 1:00 p.m. Online guestbook www.phillipsfuneral.com
VALENTI RONALD J. age 72 of Livonia. September 17, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Judith for 38 years. Loving father of Elizabeth (Lawrence) Poupard, John (Jennifer) Valenti, and Susan (Brian) O'Meara. Dear grandfather of David (Tina), Lauren, and Olivia Poupard, Maxwell, and Theodore Valenti, and Katherine, Daniel, and Charolette O'Meara, and the late Brett Poupard. Cherished son of Lorraine and the late John Valenti. Brother of Frank (Marjorie), Mary (Roy) Zolno, and the late Diana Grandell. Brother-in-law of Lanny Grandell. He leaves behind many other loving family members and friends. A memorial visitation will take place at Fred Wood Funeral Home Rice Chapel, 36100 Five Mile Rd. (E. of Levan), Livonia. Friday, September 20th from 3-9 p.m. A funeral Mass will be held at St. Kenneth Catholic Church in Plymouth on Saturday at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to the family. Please share memories at Fredwoodfuneralhome.com.
WAGNER JOHN "JACK" born April 19, 1946 in Detroit, MI, son of Willard F. and Mary Ellen (Horgan) Wagner, died September 16, 2013. Survivors include Beverly (Weeg) Wagner, his wife of 44 years, and their children Cheryl (Joe) Ostervik, Sandra (Kevin) Klenk and Michelle (Tony) Nimmoor, six grandchildren, brothers Joe (Kathy), Jim (Janet), Jeff (Sandy), and J.P (Sarah) Wagner and sisters Mary Lynn (Robert) Fritz, Jeanne Wagner, Joanne (Bill) Mattice. Jack retired after 33 years from Detroit Diesel. Visitation will be held at Keehn Funeral Home in Brighton from 4-8 p.m. on September 19 and from 2-8 p.m. on September 20. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. John Catholic Church in Howell, MI on September 21 at 11:00a.m. Burial will be at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly on Monday, September 23. Memorial contributions to Gift of Life or the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation. www.keehnfuneralhome.com.
WILLIAMS EILEEN F. Age 63, September 17, 2013. Beloved wife of Tom Jr. Dear mother of Julie (Joe) Lanczki and Timothy. Grandmtoher of Savannah and Marielle. Sister of Gerald (Joann) Dworakowski and Susan Bester. Visitation Friday 2-8 p.m. with a 6 p.m. Scripture Service. Funeral Service Saturday 1 p.m. at the John N. Santeiu & Son Funeral Home, 1139 Inkster Rd., Garden City (between Ford Rd. and Cherry Hill). www.santeiufuneralhome.com
WILLS DOROTHY M. September 16, 2013, Age 93. Beloved wife of the late Edward Sr. Dear mother of Edward Jr., Gerald Wills (Lora), Gail Cochran (Ken), Carol Fox (Bruce), Paul Wills (Carolyn) and the late Marilyn Sobczak (Tom). Loving grandmother of 11, and great-grandmother of 13. Sister-in-law of Rita Gray, Clara Wills and Vesta Wills. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and friends. Family will receive friends Thursday 4-8 p.m. and Friday 2-8 p.m. at A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Road (Between Maple & Big Beaver), 248-362-2500. Funeral Mass Saturday 12 Noon at St. Mary of the Hills Catholic Church, 2675 John R, Rochester Hills. Visitation at church begins Saturday at 11:30 a.m. Memorial tributes to Angela Hospice. View obituary and share memories at www.DesmondFuneralHome.com