Obituaries

Amy Lin St. PeterAugust 4, 1972 - December 15, 2014

Amy Lin St. Peter, 42
Monday, December 15, 2014

Amy Lin St. Peter of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away on Monday, December 15, 2014 at McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey, Michigan. Born August 4, 1972, she was the daughter of Robert and Marylin (Armstrong) St. Peter. Amy is survived by her daughter: Maria Christine of Sault Ste. Marie, MI; and two sons: Barton Andrew (fiancé, Maddy) St. […]

by · December 16, 2014 ·

Melvia B. Menard, 84
Sunday, December 14, 2014

Melvia B. Menard of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at Hospice of E.U.P. on December 14, 2014. She was born to Fred and Bertha (Rickley) McCoy on October 8, 1930 on Sugar Island, Michigan. Surviving Melvia Menard are her husband Glenn of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, sons Robert Lovin of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, Kenneth (Cindy) Lovin of Dayton, […]

by · December 16, 2014 ·

William G. Pedrin, 51
Sunday, December 14, 2014

Lfielong Newberry resident, William G. Pedrin, 51, died Sunday morning December 14, 2014. Born March 29, 1963 in Manistique, son of Gerald and Violet (Kisro) Pedrin, Bill was a graduate of Newberry High School. During his lifetime, he enjoyed the outdoor life in the Upper Peninsula both as a workplace and a place for recreation enjoying hunting and fishing. He […]

by · December 16, 2014 ·
Frances Irene (Murphy) BartunekJune 10, 1924 - December 12, 2014

Frances Irene (Murphy) Bartunek, 90
Friday, December 12, 2014

Frances Irene (Murphy) Bartunek of 1610 Minneapolis St. Sault Ste. Marie, MI  49783 passed away on December 12, 2014.  She was born June 10, 2014 in Sault Ste. Marie, MI. Frances was raised in the Sault Ste. Marie area.  She attended Catholic School and graduated from Loretto High School in 1942.   On February 8, 1943 she married Norman Bartunek in New York City, […]

by · December 15, 2014 ·

Pamela Ann Mahanna, 49
Sunday, December 7, 2014

Pamela Ann Mahanna of Kincheloe, Michigan passed away Sunday December 7, 2014 at War Memorial Hospital in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan surrounded by her family. Pamela was born July 15, 1965 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan the daughter of Alfred and Evelyn Berkland. Pam loved the outdoors and spent a lot of time camping with her family and friends. She […]

by · December 13, 2014 ·
Jerry E. EnglandNovember 14, 1937 - December 11, 2014

Jerry E. England, 77
Thursday, December 11, 2014

Jerry E. England of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at his home on December 11, 2014. He was born November 14, 1937 in Des Moines, Iowa to Rex and Mary (Koker) England. Jerry worked for Metz Baking Company for about 30 years prior to his retirement. He also leased and managed the snack bar at Dondee Lanes for 20 […]

by · December 13, 2014 ·
Jay E. “Jay Bird” Anderson, 57Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Jay E. “Jay Bird” Anderson, 57
Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Lifelong Newberry resident, Jay E. “Jay Bird” Anderson, 57, died Tuesday December 9, 2014 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital. Born November 9, 1957, son of Max (Carol) Anderson and Bernice Schneider, Jay Bird was a 1976 graduate of Newberry High School. He served in the United States Navy until his honorable discharge and held various employment in the Newberry area […]

by · December 13, 2014 ·
Jimmie HobaughDecember 23, 1935 - December 4, 2014

Jimmie Harris Hobaugh, 78
Thursday, December 4, 2014

Jimmie Harris Hobaugh, age 78, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away after a valiant battle with cancer on Thursday, December 4, 2014 in his home, surrounded by loved ones. Jimmie was born on December 23, 1935 in Noble, Oklahoma to Charles and Lottie Hobaugh. He would often remark, with tongue in cheek, “I’m just a red dirt farm boy…” […]

by · December 8, 2014 ·

Clement Floyd St. Andrew, 74
Thursday, November 20, 2014

It is with great sadness that on November 20, 2014, Our Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather, Great Great Grandfather, Brother, Uncle and friend passed away, he will be greatly missed. Clement Floyd St. Andrew, known simply as Floyd to those that knew and loved him, was one of six siblings. He was born on January 22, 1940 in St. Ignace, Michigan. […]

by · December 6, 2014 ·

Jerry Floyd Ritzert, 83
Thursday, December 4, 2014

Jerry Floyd Ritzert, age 83, of St. Ignace, Michigan passed away Thursday morning, December 4, 2014 at the Hospice of the EUP – Hospice House in Sault Ste. Marie. Jerry was born on February 23, 1931 in Port Huron, Michigan to the late Paul and Helen (London) Ritzert. He graduated from Port Huron High School with the class of 1949. […]

by · December 6, 2014 ·
Don R. HarrisJune 1, 1930 - December 4, 2014

Don R. Harris, 84
Thursday, December 6, 2014

Don R. (Bob) Harris of Brimley, Michigan passed away December 4, 2014 at War Memorial Hospital. Bob was born to I.G. (Tommy) and Hattie G. (James)Harris in Seymour Indiana on June 1, 1930. He graduated from high school in 1948 and joined the US Navy with 12 other buddies from his hometown. During this time he met and married “the […]

by · December 6, 2014 ·
James A. Parr Sr.April 2, 1944 - November 27, 2014

James Alfred Parr, Sr, 70
Thursday, November 27, 2014

A much-loved husband, father, grandfather, son, and brother, James Alfred Pan’ Senior, age 70, of Sault Ste Marie, MI, passed away in his home on November 27, 2014. He was born on April 2, 1944, in Sault Ste. Marie, MI. Son of Thomas G. Parr and Irene Martin, James served in the United States Navy on the U.S.S. Amphion AR-13. […]

by · December 6, 2014 ·
Norma Jean YaleOctober 31, 1933 - November 19, 2014

Norma Jean Yale, 81
Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Norma Jean Yale, age 81, of Goetzville, Michigan, died November 19, 2014, in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. She was born October 31, 1933 in Pickaway County, Ohio, to Forrest McCrume Graham and Nellie Letty (Morris) Graham. Jean grew up, married, and raised her family in Ohio. She worked as a cashier in retailing, on the line in manufacturing, as an […]

by · December 6, 2014 ·
Ida Van EppsApril 17, 1914 - December 3, 2014

Ida Van Epps, 100
Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Ida Van Epps, 100, a longtime resident of Newberry, died under the care of her family and North Wood’s Home Health on December 3, 2014 at her home. Born on April 17, 1914 in Litchfield Twp., Michigan she was a daughter of the late Millard M. & Nellie (Brown) Chilson. Ida graduated from Allen High School in the class of […]

by · December 6, 2014 ·

Patrick Aloysius Pollard, 44
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Patrick Aloysius Pollard, age 44, of Cedarville, Michigan died on November 25, 2014 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. He was born on January 5, 1970 to Elgie James and Nancy Jane (Ackley) Pollard in Petoskey, Michigan. Patrick grew up in Cedarville, Michigan, where he worked for his father and later became the third generation owner of Pollard Construction. Patrick loved […]

by · December 6, 2014 ·