Obituaries

Barbara Jean BosbousMay 30, 1958 - June 9, 2015

Barbara Jean Bosbous, 57
Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Barbara Jean ”Barb” Bosbous , age 57, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away Tuesday morning, June 9, 2015 at the Hospice of the EUP – Hospice House. Barb was born May 30, 1958 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan to the late Russell and Constance (Lyons) Allen. She graduated from Sault High School with the class of 1976. She continued […]

by · June 14, 2015 ·
James Robert BrandtMay 28, 1951 - June 6, 2015

James Robert Brandt, 64
Saturday, June 6, 2015

James Robert Brandt, age 64, of Hessel, Michigan, died Saturday, June 6, 2015 at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City, Michigan after a long battle with cancer. He was born May 28, 1951 in Bay City, Michigan, to Robert Paul and Beatrice Eloise (Bell) Brandt. Jim grew up in the Bay City/Auburn area. He married Nancy Kathleen Grove on October […]

by · June 14, 2015 ·
Wilma (Wojnaroski) SchmitigalDecember 29, 1932 - June 8, 2015

Wilma (Wojnaroski) Schmitigal, 82
Monday, June 8, 2015

Wilma (Wojnaroski) Schmitigal, age 82, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, passed away at her home, Monday, June 8, 2015. She was born on December 29, 1932 in Raber, Michigan, daughter of Henry and Lorene (Waybrant) Wojnaroski. Wilma was a lifetime resident of Chippewa County. She married Lawrence Schmitigal on July 2, 1949. Together, they built their home in North Raber […]

by · June 14, 2015 ·

Scott A. Pulver, 55
Monday, June 8, 2015

Scott A. Pulver , age 55, of DeTour, Michigan passed away on Monday, June 8, 2015 at his home. Scott was born on June 6, 1960 in Wayne, Michigan, the son on Alexander and Kathryn (Furman) Pulver.

by · June 14, 2015 ·
Fredric MassenaNovember 9, 1924 - June 5, 2015

Fredric Massena, 90
Friday, June 5, 2015

Fredric Massena, age 90, of Cedarville, Michigan, died peacefully on June 5, 2015 at Cedar Cove in Cedarville. He was born November 9, 1924 in Washington, DC to Frederick Foster Swallow and Martha A. (Hazzard) Swallow. Fredric was orphaned during the depression and his first opportunity to attend school was the last two months of third grade in Illinois. He […]

by · June 14, 2015 ·

Kelly Glenn McNamara, 57
Monday, June 1, 2015

On Monday June 1, 2015 at 1:45 am Kelly Glenn McNamara passed away at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in Newberry. Kelly was born on March 18, 1958 to Janet and John McNamara in Land O’Lakes, Wisconsin. He spent much of his life working in the woods and as an entrepreneur and being a family man. He loved spending all of […]

by · June 14, 2015 ·
Rosemary BoothFebruary 2, 1923 - December 1, 2014

Rosemary Booth, 91
Monday, December 1, 2014

Rosemary Booth, wife of the late Douglas E. Booth, and longtime resident of Sault Ste. Marie, passed away on December 1, 2014, at Country Meadows Retirement Community in York, Pennsylvania, at the age of 91. Rosemary was born on February 2, 1923, in Killerton, England, to Henry James and Edith Annie Dolling, one of five children.  After her early schooling, […]

by · June 5, 2015 ·
Louis “Louie” Joseph TremblayApril 16, 1938 - June 2, 2015

Louis Joseph Tremblay, 77
Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Louis “Louie” Joseph Tremblay, age 77, of Rudyard, Michigan, died Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at Ball Hospice House in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. He was born April 16, 1938 in Rudyard to Albert Joseph and Louise Marie (Knauf) Tremblay. Louie grew up in Rudyard. He married Karen Marie Johnston on October 20, 1956 in Moran, Michigan. Louie worked for United […]

by · June 4, 2015 ·
Donald M. HoltSeptember 12, 1932 - April 26, 2015

Donald M. Holt, 82
Sunday, April 26, 2015

Donald M. Holt passed away peacefully on April 26, 2015 surrounded by his family and friends, at Munson Medical Center, in Traverse City, Michigan. Don was born on September 12, 1932 to George and Marcella Holt, at home, in Gould City, Michigan. He was the fifth of nine children. Don ‘Peck’ married the former Sally Cartwright on October 9, 1954 […]

by · June 1, 2015 ·
Vera Margaret BenoitAugust 21, 1924 - May 31, 2015

Vera Margaret Benoit, 90
Sunday, May 31, 2015

Vera Benoit passed away on May 31st, 2015 while resting at the EUP Hospice House in Sault Ste Marie, Michigan. Vera was born on August 21st, 1924 in Sault Ste. Marie to Herbert and Vera (Calbeck) Atkinson. She lived her entire life in the Soo, graduating from Sault High School, working at the Scott’s store, and later at A&P. She […]

by · June 1, 2015 ·

Elvira A. Peake, 102
Saturday, May 16, 2015

Elvira A. Peake of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at Evergreen Living Center in St. Ignace, Michigan on May 16, 2015. She was born in Epoufette, Michigan on June 4, 1912 to Orville and Clara (Brown) Hart. Elvira loved her Methodist Church. She worked as a school teacher in the area for over 24 years. She also enjoyed going […]

by · June 1, 2015 ·
Marie Louise Santa Barbara, 73Sunday, April 12, 2015

Marie Louise Santa Barbara, 73
Sunday, April 12, 2015

Maria Louise Santa Barbara of College Park, Maryland passed away at the Eastern Upper Peninsula Hospice House in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan on April 12, 2015. She was born June 28, 1941 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Lena and Alexander Santa Barbara. Maria worked for the US Department of Justice where she won two major awards. She shared the National Intelligence […]

by · May 30, 2015 ·
Lois Mae MaletteFebruary 4, 1937 - May 24, 2015

Lois Mae Malette, 78
Sunday, May 24, 2015

On May 24, 2015, a beautiful Sunday morning with the sun streaming in, Lois Mae Malette, age 78, of Sault Ste. Marie went on to be with her Lord and Savior. Lois was born February 4, 1937 in Sault Ste. Marie to her proud father and mother, Albert & Mina (Mclean) Leach. There were four children in all – older […]

by · May 26, 2015 ·
Chester Virgil BarrettFebruary 27, 1926 - May 21, 2015

CW04 Chester V. Barrett (USCG Ret.) , 89
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Chester Virgil Barrett of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at home on May 21, 2015 with his loving family by his side. He was born in Lansing, Michigan February 27, 1926. Chester served in the U.S. Navy during World War II after which he served in the U.S. Coast Guard for over 30 years. He served in Europe, Africa, […]

by · May 26, 2015 ·

Harry E. Collins, 83
Sunday, May 24, 2015

Harry E. Collins passed away on May 24, 2015 at War Memorial Hospital in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. Harry was born in Muskegon, Michigan on 3 June 1931 attending school in Muskegon until the age of 15 years and then South High School in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He enlisted in the US Army on 3 June 1949 on his 18th […]

by · May 25, 2015 ·