Frankie J. Defina Sr., 88, passed away August 19, 2015.
He was born September 30, 1926 in Northville, son of the late Nicholas and Frances Defina.
He is survived by his children, Daniel (Jacqueline) Bishop, Kathy (Don) Foster, Patricia Gordon, Kristine (Lenn) White, Bonnie Rathburn, Theresa (Chris) Mertoian and Frankie Jr.… Read Full Story
Donna Sue Durbrow, 62, peacefully passed away August 6, 2015, with her loving family at her side. She was born May 1, 1953 in Waverly Township. Donna was a beloved wife and best friend to her husband Brian LePage; treasured mother to Clark, Lloyd and Melissa; stepmother to Wayne, Brian and Stephanie; cherished grandmother to Anna, Jennifer, Bryan, Cheyanna, Skye, Paige, Summer, Gavin, Jenna, Kylie, Harley, Jayden, Jaxon, J.J.… Read Full Story
Stella Sitar, 92, of Grand Lake passed away August 21, 2015 at Tendercare Greenview.
She was born September 13, 1922 in Detroit to Walter and Rose (Pilarz) Piwowarski.
Mrs. Sitar is survived by her son, Richard (Nancy) Sitar of Grand Lake; two grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.… Read Full Story
Allen R. Davidson, 74, of Holly passed away August 21, 2015.
Loving husband of the late Bertha; dear father of Allen (Wendy) Davidson II, Michelle Reichhart and the late Sarah Ikerd. Cherished grandfather of Brian (Candi), Dominique and Alyssa, Kacee’Jo, Joshua, Aiden, Riley; and five great-grandchildren.… Read Full Story
Sister Mary Patricia Malone, RSM, died peacefully at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor Wednesday, August 19, 2015.
She was 89 years of age and had been a Sister of Mercy for 66 years. Sister Patricia was born to Marie Jeanne (Hoyle) and Harley Malone April 5, 1926.… Read Full Story
Lawrence S. “Larry” Henski, 64 of Vanderbilt, passed away at Hiland Cottage in Petoskey Saturday, August 15, 2015. Born in Alpena on December 14, 1950, Larry was the son of Joseph and Jane (Romel) Henski.
Surviving is Connie, his wife of almost 42 years; his four children, Andrea (Paul) Sherlock of Aurora, Colorado, Wendy (Don) Black of Boyne City, Steven Henski of Gaylord and Jacob (Karlee) Henski of Interlochen; grandchildren, Kayla, Carley, Jenna, Reese, Cash and Lucy; sisters, Geraldine, Shirley, Joyce and Lori; brothers, Danny and Johnny; and many nieces and nephews.… Read Full Story
Our dear and loving mother, Virginia Ann (Dembny) Kroll, 90, entered into eternal life Monday, August 17, 2015 from Orchard Care Home.
She was born November 12, 1924 to the late John and Ganda (Pilarski) Dembny and married the love of her life, Owen Valentin Kroll June 28, 1948.… Read Full Story
Paul Robert “Doc” Schlak, 60, of Maple Ridge Township passed away August 13, 2015 at home.
He was born March 18, 1955 in Rogers City to Carl and Anna (Fuhrman) Schlak.
Doc is survived by two sons, Jeremy (Vicki) Schlak of Fowler and Cory (Lauren) LaLonde of Saugatuck; five grandchildren; two sisters, Carolyn (Nick) Filipiak and Kay (Neil) Spomer; and a brother, Art (Gaye) Schlak.… Read Full Story