MAILLARD SUZANNE Age 86. Loving wife of the late Ervin. Dear mother of Michael (Evelyn), Vicki (the late Michael) Csizmadia, and Kevin (Cathy). Beloved grandmother of Vincent, Tim, Jennifer, Erik, and Matt and great-grandmother of Conrad and Ariel. Suzanne is also survived by sister Jackie Coffman and. sisters-in-law Peggy and Marcia Reed Visitation Thursday April 12 from 1p.m. until the time of her funeral service 5 p.m. at Harry J. Will Funeral Home, 37000 Six Mile Rd. in Livonia. www.harryjwillfuneralhome.com
MANZELLA TERRY Age 60. April 5, 2012. Beloved wife of Joe Jr. for 35 years. Loving mother of John (Candy) Collins, Tammy Manzella, Kelly (Clint) Wheeler, and Michael (Tracy) Manzella. Cherished grandmother of 11. Dear sister of Donald (Pat) Hooper, Tim (Kathy) Hooper, Randy Hooper, and Phil Fitzgerald. Funeral service Tuesday, April 10, 7 p.m. at Thayer-Rock Funeral Home, 33603 Grand River Ave., (1 block W. of Farmington Rd.), downtown Farmington. Visitation Tuesday 4-7 p.m. www.thayer-rock.com
MARTINEZ ANDREA FRANCES March 30, 2012. Age 33. Beloved wife of Scott. Loving mother of Madison and Domenic. Daughter of Wilson and Annette Bowden. Sister of Breeann (Steve) Massie. Memorial visitation Wednesday from 1 till 9 p.m. from the L.J. Griffin Funeral Home, 7707 Middelbelt (at Ann Arbor Trail) Memorial Service Wednesday at 7 p.m. Share a "Memorial Tribute" with the family at griffinfuneralhome.com
MASECAR EDNA LOUISE (BROWN), was born June 8, 1914 and entered into eternal life on April 6, 2012 at age 97. Beloved wife of the late Robert; honored mother of Patricia (late Albert) Garczynski and Thomas (Maria) Masecar; devoted grandmother of Stephen Garczynski, Brent (Gail) Masecar, Julie (Robert) Lewis, Craig (Tina) Garczynski, Jennifer (Michael) Blackburn; cherished great grandmother of Alan (Stephanie) Masecar Sr., Bryce and Eris Garczynski, Spencer and Ava Lewis, Sarah Moore and Grace Garczynski, Audrey Seidel; proud great-great grandmother of Alan Masecar Jr. Edna has"fought the good fight, strived to keep the faith, finished the course." Visitation Sunday,April 8, 4-8 p.m. at the Heeney-Sundquist Funeral Home, 23720 Farmington Rd. (just N. of Grand River, downtown Farmington), 248-474-5200. Celebration of the Resurrection service Easter Monday, April 9, 11:00 a.m. (10:00 in state) at Grace Lutheran Church, 25630 Grand River, Redford. Interment Glen Eden Cemetery, Livonia. Memorial contributions may be directed to the church or Estabrooks Havencrest Nursing Home, 9259 Sandyside, White Lake 48386.
MASSEY ALVILDA Please see Wiggert notice.
McCOIN RUSSELL Beloved father and husband, 3/12/27 - 3/30/12. Survived by wife Betty; children Angelia, Richard, and Rex; ten grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren; his sisters Ava and Mazel; several nieces and nephews; and countless friends. For more info see Richard McCoin on Facebook.
MEHOKE JUDI M. 72, of New Port Richey, Florida, formerly of Livonia, MI. Was taken to her eternal rest, surrounded by family on March 24, 2012 after a long battle with cancer. She was the loving wife of David for 40 years. Mother to Edwin IV (Skip), Lee, and Kevin Danielson. She was grandmother to Michelle, Eric, Ethan, Ryan, Christine, and Sean and great-grandmother to Dylan and Isabella. Over the years she sang in many church choirs, enjoyed bowling, any type of party and was an avid crafter.
MONOHON KATHERINE B. of Waterford; April 6, 2012; age 91; Loving wife of the late John "Jack" Monohon, who preceded her in death January 11, 2012; Beloved mother of Mark (Cindy) Monohon and the late John Michael Monohon; Dear grandmother of Nick and Heather; Mrs. Monohon was a member of St. Perpetua Catholic Church in Waterford and was a former member of St. Gemma Catholic Church in Detroit. The Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 10:30 a.m. at St. Perpetua Catholic Church, 134 Airport Road, Waterford. Celebrant Father Jack H. Baker. The family will receive friends Monday and Tuesday 4 to 8 p.m. at the RIVERSIDE CHAPEL, Simpson-Modetz Funeral Home, 5630 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford. Rosary Tuesday 7:00 p.m. Rite of Committal Great Lakes National Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Online guest book www.modetzfuneralhomes.com
MOSS EDITH "EDEE" Beloved wife of the late Kenny Moss. Cherished mother of Jerry Moss, Nicky Moss and the late Larry Moss. Dear mother-in-law of Jean Moss. Loving grandmother of Kerri, Dawn, Todd, Blair, Elana, Brenda, Kenny and Jason. Proud great-grandmother of Kayla and Cindy. Also survived by her cat, Koolie. SERVICES 1:00 PM TUESDAY AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL, 248-569-0020. INTERMENT AT CLOVER HILL PARK CEMETERY. www.irakaufman.com
MURDOCH ELIZABETH "BETTY" passed peacefully on March 31, 2012. Betty is survived by her daughter Kathy Knight (Steve) of Huntington Beach California, grandchildren Christian, Nathan, Kelli, and great-grand-child Brandon. Loving sister of Jean Michael. She is also survived by eight nieces and nephews, twenty great nieces and nephews, and twenty-two great-great nieces and nephews. Betty was a graduate of Wayne State University and retired from Ford Motor Co. In retirement, Betty loved to read and travel. She visited extended family in Australia and Scotland and friends in California. In life Betty was a loving, funny, caring person devoted to her extended family. She will be missed by all who knew her. Please post memorials at www.neely-turowski.com
NESCI ANGELINE Age 95, April 7, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Ilario who she married on December 29, 1945. A lady truly devoted to family, she is the beloved mother of Vincent Nesci and Angelyn (John) Basinger. Proud grandmother of James (Heather) Chapp. Great-grandmother of Spencer and Parker Chapp. Dear sister of Sara Kramp and the late Catherine Pollina, Pauline Webb, Joseph Pollina and Frances Warner. Preceded in death by her parents Giuseppi and Giuseppina Pollina. Arrangements by Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, (586) 777-0557, please call for arrangements or visit www.bcfh.com
NOVAKOWSKI MARY J. age 75 of Warren. Loving wife of the late Jerome; beloved mother of Dana Stribling, Douglas (Teresa), Renee (the late Paul) Hartsig and Wayne (Terry), dear grandfather of seven and great-grandfather of eight. Visitation 1-9 p.m. Tuesday with 6:30 p.m. Rosary at Lyle Elliott Funeral Home; 31730 Mound Rd. in Warren. In state Wednesday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass, 10 a.m. at St. Anne Catholic Church; 32000 Mound Rd. in Warren.
NOWICKI GEORGE C. Of Rochester Hills, age 88 died April 1, and was preceded in death by his wife Betty. Survived by his daughter Christine Nowicki, Psy. D. (George Ipina), grand- children Victoria, Robert and Christopher Ipina and brother Roman (Veronica) Nowicki. Also survived by his niece Nancy (Charles) Neff, his nephew Greg (Stella) Nowicki and great-nephews Nicholas and Brian. Also missed by special friends Kim, Cheyenne and Ricky King, Erika Gutowsky and especially his very special friends Stanley and Rosemary Szasna. George retired from General Motors after 33 years of service and his favorite past-time was watching the freighters on the St. Clair River in Algonac. A memorial service and inurnment at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly will be held on Friday, May 11, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. Memorials can be made to the Older Persons Commission for Meals on Wheels program in Rochester. Arrangements by Price Funeral Home, Troy 248-689-0700.
NOWORYTA HELEN T. April 3, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Edward. Dearest mother of Diana Schotten, the late Richard and Vincent. Grandmother of Lori Schotten (Paul Clark), Steve Schotten (Lisa), Robert Schotten (Lisa), Vincent Noworyta (Cindy), Nanette James (Randy), Dawne Noworyta and Kelli McClure. Leaves nine great-grandchildren. Mother-in-law of Elaine. Daughter of the late John and Rose Hetz. Sister of Mary Cisek, Virginia Koziol (Richard), the late Joe, John Hyc, Stanley Hyc and Genevieve Huff. Sister-in-law of Jennie Schlievert and Helen Hyc. Member of the O. L. of Grace Women's Guild and the Berwyn Seniors Club of Dearborn Heights. Visitation Tuesday 9:30 a.m. at O. L. of Grace. Mass 10 a.m. Interment St. Hedwig. Scripture Service Monday 7 p.m. Visitation Monday 2-8 p.m. at the Sajewski Funeral Home. 19111 W. Warren. www.sajewskifh.com.
PERSICHINI DAVID ROBERT Age 57 years. Beloved son of Catherine and the late Dominic, passed away on February 28, 2012. He is also survived by step-father Gordon Moore, sisters Diane Yanke Webster (Andrew), Debra Strucel (Keith), and brother Dan. Also eight loving nieces and nephews. Memorial service held on April 15, 2012, 1 p.m. at Laurel Manor Banquet Hall in Livonia, MI.
PRYCE LETTY It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mom on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, age 81. Widow of Charles Pryce (1928 - 2009), beloved dad of Peter Pryce (Carrie) of New Hudson, Michael Pryce (Cindy) of Farmington Hills and Susanne Pryce of West Bloomfield. Beloved nana of Megan Pryce and Lindsey Pryce. Memorial Service at 10:30 a.m., Friday, April 13, 2012, Orchard United Methodist Church, 30450 Farmington Road, Farmington Hills, MI. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to William Beaumont Hospital Hospice and Leader Dogs for the Blind. We will miss you, Mom, we love you.
RANSPACH BARBARA ANN Age 89. April 5, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Paul II. Loving mother of Mary (Larry) Paterno, Amy (Rich) Nemeth, Joanne (Frank) Allevato, Paula (Chris) Wicks, and Paul (Amy) Ranspach III. Also survived by 13 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandson, and many nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday 1-8 p.m. at Weise Funeral Home, 7210 Park Ave., Allen Park (313 382-1150). In state Tuesday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass 10 a.m. at St. Frances Cabrini Church, 9000 Laurence (at Wick). Mrs. Ranspach was involved in Card Groups, Christian Women and the Sewing Guild at St. Frances Cabrini Church. Please see our online obituary/guestbook at www.weisefuneralhome.com.
RARICK HELEN YOTSEN SAVICH, age 87, April 1, 2012. Preceded in death by husbands John Savich (1962) and Harold Rarick (2012). Beloved mother of John Savich (Kathy), Ken Savich and Suzanne (Steve) Williams. Loving grandmother of Jana, Derek, Zach, Heather and Justin. Great-grandmother of Trezden. Helen was a proud graduate of Walsh College in 1945. Her life revolved around her love of family and friends. Memorial service Saturday, April 14, at 1:00 p.m. at Botsford Commons Senior Community, 21450 Archwood Circle, Farmington Hills, MI 48336, (248) 477-7400. Donations may be made in her memory to Arbor Hospice (www.arborhospice.org) or Botsford Commons Senior Community (www.botsfordcommons.org) .
ROWELL JAMES H. JR. March 29, 2012. Beloved husband of the late Janice L. Rowell. Dear father of Dan (Trish) Rowell and Jennifer (Andrew) Tenenbaum. Loving grandfather of Kayla and Lillian Rowell. The family will receive friends Monday, April 9, 2012 at Northrop-Sassaman Funeral Home, 19091 Northville Road at 2 p.m. Services at 4 p.m. Memorial contributions to the USO (www.uso.org/donate/) appreciated.
SAURA THOMAS, 79, passed away on April 03, 2012 in Orlando Florida after a prolonged illness. He was born May 11, 1932 in Roseville, MI. He lived most of his life in Roseville and Sterling Heights, where he was an active volunteer in the community and church. His final year was spent in Orlando Florida near family, sunshine and sea, just as he always wanted. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Patricia (Patt) married for over 48 years. He is also survived by his children Michael (Brenda), Kathleen (Dennis) Deery, Steven, and Jeffrey (Terry O'Connor); grandchildren Steven, Joshua, and Thomas; siblings Tony, Maria, Nick, and Bill Saura; and caregiver Mary Holt. He lived his life to the fullest and will be fondly remembered for his caring spirit and tenacity for life. Visitation will be Tuesday April 10 from 4-8 p.m. at Resurrection Funeral Home, 40800 Hayes Road, Clinton Township MI 48038. Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 11 in state at 9 a.m. Mass at 9:30 a.m. at St Paul of Tarsus Catholic Church, 41300 Romeo Plank Road, Clinton Twp, MI 48038. Please visit www.resurrectionfuneralhome.com