May 25, 2017 RSS feed / Obituaries

Dolores ‘Dee’ Samborski

Dolores “Dee” Elda Samborski, 85, of Alanson, passed away Saturday, May 20, 2017, in Cedarville, where she had resided at Cedar Cove Assisted Living for the last three years.  She was born April 21, 1932, to Alexander and Elda (nee G More...

Bernice Buckley

Bernice (nee Glashaw) Buckley, 89, a winter resident of The Villages, Florida, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017.  She was born July 2, 1928, to Frank and Helen (nee Knopp) Glashaw Sr. in St. Ignace.  More...

William Alatalo

William W. Alatalo, 82, of St. Ignace, passed away Sunday morning, May 21, 2017, at Hospice of the Straits in Cheboygan, following a lingering illness.  He was born January 14, 1935, to John and Lillian (nee Henderson) Alatalo in Paavola.  More...

Elaine Horn

Elaine Mary Horn, 68, of St. Ignace, passed away unexpectedly early Sunday morning, May 21, 2017, at her apartment in St. Ignace.  She was born July 22, 1948, in Cheboygan. More...

John ‘J.D.’ Swan

John David “J.D.” Swan, 70, of Pickford, died Sunday, May 21, 2017, at War Memorial Hospital in Sault Ste. Marie.  He was born March 4, 1947, to Norman and Doris (nee Veeder) Swan in Lansing.  Mr. More...

Barbara Trainor-Hoyt

A graveside service for Barbara Trainor-Hoyt of St. Ignace will be Thursday, May 25, at 10 a.m. at St. Ignatius Loyola Cemetery in St. Ignace.   Mrs. Trainor-Hoyt passed away March 25, 2017, in St. Ignace, at the age of 66. More...

Virginia Hopper

Virginia Christine Hopper, 94, passed away October 17, 2016, at Linden Grove Nursing Center in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin.  She was born November 30, 1922, to Edward and Anna (nee Nordstrom) Nelson.  Mrs. Hopper grew up in St. More...

Paul Kangas

A memorial service for Paul Kangas of Rudyard will be Friday, June 2, at 11 a.m. at St. James Lutheran Church in Rudyard. Burial will follow at North Rudyard Cemetery.   Mr. Kangas passed away December 17, 2016, in Rudyard, at the age of 68. More...

Mary Nordquist

Mary Helen Nordquist, 95, of Cedarville, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Grayling.  She was born September 14, 1921, to James and Mary Sophia (nee Upensizer) Cough in Munising.  More...

Minnie ‘Jean’ Paquet

A graveside service for Minnie “Jean” Paquet will be Saturday, May 27, at 11 a.m. at Lakeview Cemetery in Mackinaw City with Sister Chris Herald officiating.  Mrs. More...

Yvonne Johnson

Yvonne Jane Johnson, 78, of Cedarville, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017, at her home.  She was born November 19, 1938, to Harold and Wina (nee Closs) Gugin in St. Ignace.  Mrs. Johnson grew up in St. More...

Thomas Parsons

Les Cheneaux summer resident Thomas Parsons of Lake Forest, Illinois, passed away peacefully Saturday, May 6, 2017, surrounded by his family. He was 86.  He was born June 21, 1930, to Joseph and Helen Parsons in St. Louis, Missouri.  More...


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