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Presque Isle County
June 6, 2016
The regular meeting of the Board of Road Commissioners for Presque Isle County was held at the Road Commission office at 657 South Bradley, Rogers City, Michigan. Chairman Charles Rhode called the meeting to order at 8:30 a.m.… Read Full Story
C. Marcella Fuelling, 94, of Huron Beach passed away December 23, 2015 at Tendercare Alpena.
She was born August 2, 1921 in Vincennes, Indiana to Joseph and Clara (Mchale) Brown.
Mrs. Fuelling is survived by two sons, Denny (Mary) of Canton, and Kevin (Karen) of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania; two daughters, Diane Bennett of Union City, Georgia and Jenine (Larry) Repke of Alpena; and a brother, Gerald (Shirley) Brown of Plymouth.… Read Full Story
Frank J. Richards, 85, passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Surviving are his wife of 63 years Virginia; three children, Peter Richards, Matthew (Nancy) Richards and Claire (Tim) Seidle; grandchildren, Ashley, Frank, Nicole, Amanda, Sandy, Nicholas and James; great-grandchildren, Graham, Callie and Everly; two sisters, Frances Debniak and Connie Harrison; sisters-in-law, Laura Sokolowski, Amelia Lalewicz; and nieces and nephews.… Read Full Story
Elmer E. Plume, 87, of Grand Lake passed away June 19, 2016 at MidMichigan Medical Center. He was born October 6, 1928 in Belknap Township to Archie and Angeline (Lewandowski) Plume.
Mr. Plume is survived by his wife, Irene; three children, Allan (Cherrie) of Alpena, Katherine (Jeff) Taphouse of Alpena and Susan M.… Read Full Story
Jerome Lawrence “Jerry” Longtine, 66, of Rogers City passed away June 20, 2016 at home. He was born February 14, 1950 in Superior, Wisconsin to John and Virginia (Graneman) Longtine.
Mr. Longtine is survived by his wife, Linda; two children, Laurie (Jason) Bark of Rogers City and
Jerry (Jaime) Longtine Jr.… Read Full Story
Arnold Milton Livingston, 87, of Rogers City passed away June 18, 2016 at Rogers City Tendercare. He was born October 7, 1928 in Flint to Kenneth and Gladys Livingston.
Mr. Livingston is survived by a daughter, Carol (Ron) Tarczynski of Illinois; a step-son, Dennis Lyons of Colorado; and a brother, Ken Livingston.… Read Full Story
Carl “Mac” McClanahan, 97, of Tower died Friday, June 17, 2016 at McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital, Petoskey.
Surviving are a step-daughter, Etta Walters of Onaway; a step-son, Frank (Audra) Ennes of Sebring, Florida; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
Cremation arrangements were in care of the Chagnon Funeral Home. … Read Full Story
HERE COMES THE sun to welcome people to the beach at Lakeside Park in Rogers City. Summer has finally arrived to the delight of visitors to the area and those who braved the long winter months.
Many activities, including concerts by the city band each Thursday at 7 p.m.… Read Full Story
by Richard Lamb–Advance Editor
Five players from county teams made the all-state Division 4 softball squad as selected by the Michigan High School Softball Coaches’ Association. The list has three, Rogers City’s Sarah Meredith, and Posen’s Jenna Hincka and Kayla Lenard, returning as first team all-state selections, with one, Meredith, making the first team for her fourth-consecutive year.… Read Full Story