Obituaries

Anna Teresa King
January 30, 1917-August 24, 2014

Anna Teresa King, 97
Sunday, August 24, 2014

  She was born Anna Teresa Caughlin, January 30, 1917 in Sault Ste Marie, Michigan to William and Catherine (Marry) Caughlin. She and her sister Kathleen were raised on the Caughlin farm on Sugar Island. She started her lifetime love of learning in a one room Sugar Island school.  She went on to attend and graduate from Loretto Catholic Academy, class […]

by · August 27, 2014 ·
Raymond Arthur DesrochersDecember 22, 1932 - August 24, 2014

Raymond Arthur Desrochers, 81
Sunday, August 24, 2014

  Raymond Arthur Desrochers, a former captain of the Flint Fire Department who retired after 25 years of service, died August 24 of cancer at Hospice of the EUP. He was 81. Mr. Desrochers was the son of Loyd and Honora Desrochers, and grew up on a farm in Rudyard with his five sisters and two brothers. He served in […]

by · August 27, 2014 ·

Sharon D. Noteboom, 71
Thursday, August 21, 2014

Sharon D. Noteboom, 71, of Gould City, died unexpectedly Thursday evening August 21, 2014 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in Newberry. Born on November 18, 1942 in Clinton Twp., Mi., she was a daughter of the late James E. & Leona F. (Groat) Reynolds. She graduated from New Haven High School in the class of 1969. Besides being a Bartender […]

by · August 27, 2014 ·
Betty Joyce GustafsonMarch 25, 1927 - August 22, 2014

Betty Joyce Gustafson, 87
Friday, August 22, 2014

Betty Joyce Gustafson, age 87, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away Friday afternoon, August 22, 2014 at Freighter View Assisted Living. Betty was born on March 25, 1927 in Lansing, Michigan to the late Glen and Anita (Aldrich) Sherwood. On March 21, 1944, she married Charles J. Gustafson in Lansing, Michigan. They had met on Mackinac Island where she […]

by · August 25, 2014 ·
Rexford A. “Bud” BriggsAugust 26, 1921 - August 9, 2014

Rexford A. “Bud” Briggs, 91
Saturday, August 9, 2014

Rexford A. “Bud” Briggs of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at Hearthside Assisted Living on August 9, 2014. He was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan on August 26, 1921 to Rexford J. and Vivian (Atkins) Briggs. Rex worked for the U.S. Post Office as a carrier for many years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church […]

by · August 22, 2014 ·
Keith SturdevantFebruary 12, 1921 - August 14, 2014

Keith Norval Sturdevant, 93
Thursday, August 14, 2014

Keith Norval Sturdevant, age 93, passed away at home on August 14. 2014. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife and life-partner Helen (Danner) Sturdevant. He is survived by his sons Douglas Payson (Nancy) Sturdevant, Roger E. (Norma) Sturdevant; grandchildren Rebecca, Elizabeth “Beth”, Robert “Rob”, Ryan (Giselle) and Jason (Morgan) Sturdevant; and great-grandsons Tristan and Aidan D’Ottavio. Keith […]

by · August 20, 2014 ·
Thelma "Tommie" MayerJuly 24, 1927 - August 18, 2014

Thelma “Tommie” Mayer, 87
Monday, August 18, 2014

Thelma Mayer of Rudyard, Michigan passed away at Hospice of E.U.P. on August 18, 2014. She was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan on July 24, 1927 to James and Nora (McKinney) Miller. Surviving Tommie Mayer are her sons Thomas Mayer of Niles, Michigan, Roger Mayer of Dowagiac, Michigan, daughter Carrie Mayer of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, grandchildren; Randy Mayer, […]

by · August 20, 2014 ·

Eugene Dalimonte, 92
Monday, August 11, 2014

Eugene Dalimonte of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at his home on August 11, 2014. He was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan on June 11, 1922 to Alphonse and Marry (Napoleon) Dalimonte. Eugene was a paratrooper who fought in Germany in WWII. His interest in flying continued his entire life. He has flown all over the United States. […]

by · August 20, 2014 ·

Stephen P. Masich
Saturday, August 16, 2014

Stephen P. Masich, of Newberry, died Saturday evening August 16, 2014 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born in Newberry, son of Maurice and Patricia (Carlson) Masich, Steve was a 1976 graduate of Newberry High School. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1976 and served for 28 years until his retirement in […]

by · August 20, 2014 ·
Stanley Russell FredricksonNovember 30, 1939 - August 17, 2014

Stanley Russell Fredrickson, 74
Sunday, August 17, 2014

Stanley Russell Fredrickson, age 74, of Brimley, Michigan passed away early Sunday morning, August 17, 2014 at War Memorial Hospital. Stan was born on November 30, 1939 in Peru, Iowa, the son of the late Russell and Faye (Stottlemeyer) Fredrickson. He grew up in Ames, Iowa and joined the U.S. Navy at a young age. In the Navy he was […]

by · August 20, 2014 ·
Zachary Tim DeweyJanuary 21, 1983 - August 9, 2014

Zachary Tim “Zach” Dewey, 31
Saturday, August 9, 2014

Zachary Tim “Zach” Dewey, age 31, of Jackson, Michigan passed away on Saturday, August 9, 2014 in Jackson, Michigan. Zach was born on January 21, 1983 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He was a graduate of Sault Area High School, class of 2002. He worked as a car sales man at Dave’s Jackson Nissan Dealership. Zach loved sports: U of M, […]

by · August 18, 2014 ·
Nicholas Michael PoliskiFebruary 3, 1923 - August 17, 2014

Nicholas M. Poliski, 91
Sunday, August 17, 2014

Nicholas M. Poliski, age 91, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away early Sunday morning, August 17, 2014 at the Hospice of the EUP – Hospice House. Nicholas was born on February 3, 1923 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, to the late Andrew and Mary (Kiszinowski) Poliski. He attended McKinley School up to the 8th grade. Nicholas served in the […]

by · August 18, 2014 ·
John “Jack” Follis McCarthyDecember 16, 1913 - August 8, 2014

John “Jack” Follis McCarthy, 100,
Friday, August 8, 2014

John “Jack” Follis McCarthy, aged 100, died August 8, 2014 at home in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Jack formerly lived in Pickford and Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. He was born December 16, 1913 to Irish and Scottish descendants Mildred Mary Follis McCarthy and Michael Joseph McCarthy of Tone, Michigan, six miles north of Pickford. Jack attended Pickford Public Schools and graduated […]

by · August 18, 2014 ·
James S. BuckinghamMay 21, 1924 - August 16, 2014

James Stewart Buckingham, 90,
Saturday, August 6, 2014

Lt. Colonel James Stewart Buckingham, USA (RET) passed away unexpectedly, Saturday August 16th, 2014 at his residence in Lakefield Township. Born May 21, 1924 in Jackson, son of the late Merton & Francelia (Stewart) Buckingham, LTC Buckingham graduated from Fenton High School and upon completion of college, entered active duty service with the United States Army on October 4, 1948. […]

by · August 18, 2014 ·
Phyllis Gayle AgarSeptember 18, 1936 - August 16, 2014

Phyllis Gayle Agar, 77
Saturday, August 16, 2014

Phyllis Gayle Agar a lifelong resident of Sault Ste. Marie, MI passed away peacefully at War Memorial Hospital early Saturday morning August 16, 2014. She was born in Sault Ste. Marie, MI September 18, 1936 to John and Catherine (MacMillan) Atkins. Phyllis graduated from Sault High School in 1954. After graduating from high school she worked at Central Savings Bank. […]

by · August 17, 2014 ·