GAMBLE WILLIAM R. 76, of Cape Coral, Florida, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at Cape Coral Hospital. Mr. Gamble was born April 2, 1935 in Detroit, MI, a son of the late William Ferris Gamble and Margaret Elizabeth Chauvin. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He was a retired Tool and Die Maker. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving with the U.S. Coast Guard aboard the USCGC Eastwind. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He had resided in Cape Coral since 1998 coming from St. Clair Shores, MI. He was survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Kathleen Gamble of Cape Coral, FL. He is survived by a daughter, Karen (David) Pitera of Fountain Valley, California, and a son, Robert (Barbara) Gamble of Troy, MI; his grandchildren, Kathryn Pitera, Kristin Pitera, Emily Gamble, and Thomas Gamble; and a sister, Carole (William) Sivley of Clinton Township, MI. A Memorial Mass will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, at St. Anastasia Catholic Church in Troy, MI.
GAMBLE KATHLEEN M., 75, of Cape Coral, Florida passed away Sunday, October 28, 2012 in Cape Coral, FL. Mrs. Gamble was born in Detroit, MI on January 16, 1937, a daughter of the late Carl Hofmans and Martha DeRaedt Hofmans. Mrs. Gamble was a loving mother and grandmother, and was widow of William R. Gamble who passed away in January 2012. She was a graduate of St. Clair Shores Lakeview High School, Class of 1955. She was preceded in death by a sister, Josephine Krolikowski. She had resided in Cape Coral since 1998 coming from St. Clair Shores, MI. She is survived by a daughter, Karen (David) Pitera of Fountain Valley, California and a son, Robert (Barbara) Gamble of Troy, MI; her grandchildren, Kathryn Pitera, Kristin Pitera, Emily Gamble, and Thomas Gamble. A memorial Mass will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, at St. Anastasia Catholic Church in Troy, MI.
GUASTELLA ANTHONY J. March 13, 2013. Age 88 of Gladwin. Beloved husband of Karen. Dear brother of Frances Morga. Also survived by two grandchildren. Anthony was the former owner of Mickey's Golf Range. Visitation Saturday, March 16, 2013 from 2-9 p.m. at the Dearborn Chapel of Voran Funeral Home, 23701 Ford Road. (313) 278-5100. Funeral service Sunday 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment St. Hedwig Cemetery. Visit our online guestbook and share memories at www.voranfuneralhome.com
HAWALD JOSEPH O. of Disco, MI. Passed away March 12, 2013 at the age of 88. Survived by loving family and friends. Proud Army Veteran of WW II as well as a lifetime member of the Old Settlers V.F.W. Post 4659. Instate Saturday 9:00 a.m. at St. John Vianney Catholic Church 54045 Schoenherr (S. of 25 Mile Rd.) until Time of Mass at 10:00 a.m. Internment Davis Cemetery. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com
IWANICKI HELEN Age 91, passed away March 14, 2013. Loving mother of Margie, Mary and Theresa. Dear grandmother of five and great grandmother of three. Helen's family will receive relatives and friends Sunday from 2 p.m. until 9 p.m. at The Warren Chapel of the E.J. Mandziuk & Son Funeral Directors, 22642 Ryan (South of 9 Mile) Rosary Service 5:30 p.m. Funeral Service Monday, in state 9:30 a.m. with Mass 10 a.m. St. Louis the King Catholic Church, 7 mile East of Mound in Detroit. View online guest book at www.mandziukfuneralhome.com.
KERWIN JOHN GARRETT age 68, of Grosse Pointe Shores, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013. Loving husband of Barbara Susan. Beloved uncle of Patrick Kerwin (Katherine), David Kerwin (Marlena), John Kerwin, James (Sarah) Kerwin, Elizabeth (Mark) Peebles Julia (Brandon) Brooks, Diana Scott, Evan (Elizabeth) Scott and Sean (Elaine) Scott. Loving brother of Michael Kerwin (Wendy) and the late Thomas Kerwin (Beverly) and James Kerwin (Laurie). Great-uncle of William, Reece, Levi, Wesley, Tommy, Olivia, Elisia, Payton and Hudson. John is also survived by his loving sister-in-law Michelle DeLand, brother-in-law Brent Kelso and mother in law Nina DeLand. Services are on Saturday, March 16th at 2:00 pm at Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, 16 Lakeshore Drive, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236. Leave a condolence or message and share a memory at www.ahpeters.com
MARINOVICH IRENE. March 7, 2013. Age 84. Beloved mother of Linda Marinovich (Michael Capraro), Mark (Jacqueline) and Neil (Barbara Budd). Grand-mother of Jasper Apollonia, Marcella Apollonia, William Marinovich and Brooke Marinovich. Sister of Faith Butler and Phyllis Monroe. Family will receive friends Friday 3-7 p.m. and Saturday 10:30 a.m. until memorial service 11 a.m. at A.J. Desmond & Sons (Vasu, Rodgers & Connell Chapel), 32515 Woodward (between 13-14 Mile), 248-549-0500. Memorials to Heifer International, 1 World Ave, Little Rock, AR 72202. www.heifer.org View obituary and share memories at www.desmondfuneralhome.com
MINNICK BERTHALOU age 80 March 13, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Harold Born. Dear friend of David and Beth Hamada. Also many faith community friends. Funeral at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, 2225 E. 14 Mile Rd., Birmingham, Saturday 11 a.m. Friends may visit at church beginning at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Lutheran Women's Missionary League. Obituary and condolences at lynchfuneraldirectors.com
MOTT VIRGINIA L. March 14, 2013, Age 70. Beloved wife of Charles. Loving mother of David M., Charles E. (Cathleen) and Cindy L. (Ronald) Marek. Dear sister of George E. Frantz. Also survived by seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral Saturday, 10 a.m. from the chapel of the L.J. Griffin Funeral Home, 7707 Middlebelt (at Ann Arbor Trail). Family will receive visitors Friday, 2-9 p.m. Share a "Memorial Tribute" with the family at griffinfuneralhome.com.
RANKIN ELIJAH W., JR. Passed away Friday, March 8, 2013 at the John Dingell VA Hospital in Detroit. He will be missed by his loving sisters, Tillie, Elaine, and Silvia.