BAUM LEAH Age 89, of West Bloomfield, died June 8, 2013. Devoted wife for 25 years to the late Fred Baum. Beloved mother of Elissa (Yaacov Scholar) Berg, Elliot (Ronni) Baum, Daniel (Diane) Baum and Neil (late Samantha) Baum. Dear mother-in-law of the late Richard Berg. Proud grandmother of Frankie (Jeff) Bagdade, Joshua (Laura) Berg, Zachary Berg, Ben Michalson, Natalie Baum, Steven Baum, Aaron Baum, David Baum, Erica (Alex) Baum, Michelle Baum and Alex Baum. Adoring great-grandmother of Ruby, Gabi and Avi Bagdade and Richie Berg. Dear sister of the late Muriel (late Saul) Dworetsky. Cherished aunt of David(Anne) Dworetsky. Loving great-aunt of Sarah and Joey Dworetsky. SERVICES 1:00 PM TUESDAY AT HEBREW MEMORIAL CHAPEL (248) 543-1622. INTERMENT CLOVER HILL PARK CEMETERY. www.hebrewmemorial.org
BLAHNIK FRANKIE YVONNE 71, Richmond Township, Sunday June 9, 2013. Frankie was employed for Chrysler, Sterling Heights Assembly Plant, for 30 years until her retirement in 2001. Survived by husband Joe; daughter, Stacey (Glenn) Humphries, step-children, Michael (Cheryl) Blahnik, Linda (Patrick) O'Donnell, Lucy Ann (Jeff) Borowy, Laura Moor and Beth Ann (Glen)Gielecki. Visit Wednesday 2:00 to 8:00 at Kaatz Funeral Directors, Richmond. Funeral 11:00 a.m. Thursday. For information and Guest Book kaatzfunerals.com
BLAKE BRUNO J. Age 86, June 10, 2013 Beloved husband of the late Bernice. Dearest father of Gary (Sandy), Ron, Sandra (Bob) Ross, the late Christine (Richard) Waldecker and the late David. Proud grandfather of Michael, the late David Paul, Jaime, Brandon, Jonathan, Stephanie & Samantha and great grandfather of Landon. Dear brother of Stella Rzadkowalski. Proud U.S. Army Veteran during WWII. Visitation Wednesday 3-9 p.m., Scripture service 7 p.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc. (Shelby Twp.) 54880 Van Dyke @ 25 Mile Rd. In state Thursday 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael Church, 40501 Hayes (N. of 17 Mile Rd.), until Mass, 11:00 a.m. Interment Resurrection. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Capuchin Soup Kitchen are appreciated. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com
BRUNI ANNA Age 92. June 10, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Floyd. Loving mother of Rudy (Charlotte) Bruni, Aida (John) Hill, Anita (Brad) Ellerholz and the late Frank (Kay) Bruni. Cherished grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother of 22. Funeral Mass Friday 11:00 a.m. (in state 10:30 a.m.) at St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church, 29200 W. Ten Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. Visitation Thursday 3-8 p.m. (Scripture Service at 6 p.m.) at Thayer-Rock Funeral Home, 33603 Grand River Ave., Downtown Farmington (1 block W. of Farmington Rd.). Memorials suggested to The Capuchins (www.cskdetroit.org). www.thayer-rock.com
CHILES CAROLYN ANN June 5, 2013 age 72 of Westland. Beloved wife of James. Dear mother of Kenneth (Michelle) Palo. Cynthia Palo, Cheryl Davis. Stepmother of Patrick (Karen) Chiles & Jenny (Michael) Horling. Sister of Eugene (Jean) Lloyd, Francine (Tommy) Adams, Steve (Ann) Lloyd, Tim Lloyd, Jerry Lloyd, Chris (Barb) Lloyd & Marie Crowley. Also survived by 13 grandchildren & 13 great grandchildren. Instate Fri. 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Wayne, until Mass of the Resurrection at 10:30 a.m. Family will receive friends Thurs. 3-9 p.m. at the Uht Funeral Home 35400 Glenwood Rd., Westland, MI. Family requests memorials to American Cancer Society or Mercy Hospice. Please visit and sign a tribute at www.uhtfh.com.
DOWNEY WALTER V. Age 76 of Southgate. June 9, 2013. Beloved husband of Martha. Dearest father of Terry (Larry) Bajorek, Carole Mull, Thomas (Melissa) Downey and Robert Downey. Loving grandfather to Kara (deceased), Julie, Sarah, Riley, Emily, Lauren and great grandson Carter. Also leaves brothers and sisters: Clotilde (Joseph) Tucker, Patrick (Gloria) Downey, Isobel Barber and John (Patricia) Downey. An Army Veteran, Walter retired from United Parcel Service. Visitation today from 1pm until 9pm at the Allen Park Chapel-Martenson Family of Funeral Homes, 10915 Allen Rd. Funeral services at 12noon Wednesday from the funeral home. For more information visit www.martenson.com
LIFTON ELAINE Beloved wife of the late Max Lifton. Dear mother of Janice (the late Arlen) Gitlin, Kenneth (Terry) Lifton, Iris (James) Fuller and Howard (Jan) Lifton. Loving grandmother of Allen (Cindy) Lifton, Sheryl Neville, Erika (James) Iafrate, Stacey Karson, Jodie (Mark) Epps, Scott (Amy Meltzer) Gitlin, Jeffrey (Laura) Gitlin and Blake (Carol) Gitlin. Proud great-grandmother of Steven, Alison, Arielle, Alex, Kelsey, Taylor, Andrew, Emily, Jonah, Olivia, Ryan, Madison and Jake. SERVICES WEDNESDAY, 1:00PM AT THE DORFMAN CHAPEL, FARMINGTON HILLS (248) 406-6000. INTERMENT TO FOLLOW AT BETH EL MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY or visit www.thedorfmanchapel.com.
PANIGAY CORRINE of Prescott, formerly of Detroit died June 9, 2013 at age 87. Wife of the late Stephen. Mother of Frank (Terri) Panigay, Judy (Bob) Kramer, William (Sue) Panigay. Also survived by four grandchildren and five great-grand-children along with many nieces and nephews. Corrine will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Private family services have been held. Interment at Richland Township Cemetery in Prescott, Michigan. Memorial contributions suggested to a charity of donor's choice. Arrangements entrusted to the Hale Chapel of the BURESH FUNERAL HOME. www.bureshfuneralhomes.com
PERCHA JOYCE 65, passed away peacefully, June 9, at home surrounded by family. She is preceded in death by her husband Ronald, her parents Chelsie and Pebble Grimes and her sister Billie Jo McCleary. Loving mother of Sherri (Craig) Carpenter and Terri (Mark) Sibole. Beloved granny of Ryan, Lindsey, Erin, Zachary and Jacob. Cherished sister of Annette (Orville) Hunley, Johnny (Dee) Grimes and Jimmy Grimes. Family will recieve friends at Leonard A. Turowski and Son Funeral Home, 9300 Middlebelt Road, Livonia, Michigan on Wednesday from 3-9 p.m. where a funeral service will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. Interment Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donation preferred to Mercy Hospice. Plase share your memories with the family at www.turowskilifestory.com.
ROBINSON-HALL JACQUELINE M. June 5, 2013 age 66 died surrounded by immediate family members at her residence in Southfield, MI. She is survived by her four children, Ericka, Jason, Jefferey, James, five grand-children, two daughter in-laws, many nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her siblings Wadsworth Robinson, Janet Bryan and Jean Jones. Visitation Thursday June 13, 2013 from 3:00-9:00p.m. at Swanson Funeral Home 14751 W. McNichols Detroit, MI. Funeral mass will be 11:00a.m. on Friday June 14, 2013 at Corpus Christi Church 19800 Pembroke Ave at Evergreen.