Obituaries

Frances Jane (Teeple) SemaskyOctober 28, 1937 - September 11, 2014

Frances Jane (Teeple) Semasky, 76
Thursday, September 11, 2014

Frances Jane Semasky, 76, passed away peacefully at War Memorial Hospital on Thursday, September 11, 2014.  Frances was born on October 28, 1937 in Bay Mills, Michigan. She was predeceased by her son Robert, her mother Sarah Teeple, her father Frank Teeple and brothers Frank (Boss Man), Edgar, Emerson, Steve, Larry, Vernon (Bud), her sisters Dorothy, Bernice and Clara, and her […]

by · September 17, 2014 ·

Helen Louise Bryers, 86
Sunday, September 14, 2014

Helen Louise Bryers, aged 86, died peacefully on September 14, 2014 in Cheboygan, Michigan surrounded by loved ones. She was born on February 6, 1928 to Orville and Lettie Puckett in East Jordan, Michigan. Helen was one of nine children. In 1950, Helen married the love of her life, David Bryers. They moved to Sault Ste Marie, Michigan in 1952 […]

by · September 17, 2014 ·

Edna White, 100
Sunday, September 14, 2014

Edna White of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at Tendercare Nursing Home on September 14, 2014. She was born to Floyd and Dora (Burns) Webb on February 26, 1914 in Columbus, Ohio. Surviving Mrs. White are her daughter Valjean Piche of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, her grandchildren; Michael (Linda) Piche and Gary (Amy) Piche, her great grandchildren; Jessica Piche […]

by · September 17, 2014 ·

Betty Mae Somes, 86
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Betty Mae Somes, age 86, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away late Wednesday evening, September 10, 2014 at her home. Betty was born April 25, 1928 in Gary, Indiana to the late John and Sarah (Cooper) Rayson. She was a member of the VFW, American Legion and the Salvation Army. Betty was the “mom of the neighborhood”. She enjoyed […]

by · September 12, 2014 ·
Perry PingatoreFebruary 12, 1930 - September 10, 2014

Perry Pingatore, 84
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Perry Pingatore of Sault Ste. Marie died Wednesday, Sept. 10, at his home. He was 84. The longtime city businessman and volunteer, son of the late Orlando and Mary (Perry) Pingatore, lived for 72 years in the house that he was born in on Kimball Street, nearly 50 years of it with his wife, Beverly LeLievre, whom he married Sept. […]

by · September 12, 2014 ·

Gail Ann Newcomb, 66
Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Gail Ann Newcomb of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at War Memorial Hospital on Sept. 2, 2014. She was born on April 14,1948 to Wm. H. & Marguriete M. Newcomb in Sault Ste. Marie and is a 1967 graduate of Sault Area High School. She graduated from Lake Superior State University in 1986. Gail enjoyed sewing & was an […]

by · September 11, 2014 ·

Dianne “Granny” Hartman, 69
Monday, September 8, 2014

Dianne “Granny” Hartman, age 69, of Kincheloe, Michigan passed away unexpectedly Monday, September 8, 2014 at War Memorial Hospital. Granny was born July 15, 1945 in Lansing, Michigan to the late Raoul and Mary (Dawson) Tremblay. She was a cook at Frank and Jim’s, Clyde’s, The Malamute Saloon, Frank’s Place, and The Pasty Shop. Granny enjoyed a good game of […]

by · September 11, 2014 ·
Irene Izzard

Irene Winnafred Sherman Izzard, 94
Monday, September 8, 2014

Irene Izzard of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at War Memorial Hospital on September 8, 2014. She was born in McCarron, Michigan on March 16, 1920 to Thomas and Jane (Jamieson) Weir. Irene was a member of the First Baptist Church. She married Clifford Sherman in 1941. After his passing Irene married Wesley Izzard in 1969, Wesley passed away […]

by · September 10, 2014 ·
Kelly Lee CutisMay 2, 1961 - September 8, 2014

Kelly Lee Curtis, 53
Monday, September 8, 2014

Kelly Lee Curtis, 53, of Sault Sainte Marie, MI. and formerly of Grayling passed away on Monday, September 8, 2014. Kelly was born in Pontiac, MI on March 2, 1961, a son of the Karen (Hall) and Keith Curtis. He served in the US Air Force. Kelly had recently retired from the State of Michigan where he was employed as […]

by · September 10, 2014 ·
Harry R. CaseyOctober 31, 1931 - September 7, 2014

Harry R. Casey
Sunday, September 7, 2014

  Harry R. Casey, 82, of Sault Ste.  Marie, Michigan, passed away at his home early Sunday morning, September 7, 2014. Harry was born October 31, 1931 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan to Clyde and Mary Casey. He served in the U.S. Navy for four years during the Korean War. Harry was an employee of the Bell (AT&T) Telephone Company for […]

by · September 9, 2014 ·
Emma Jean ParadyOctober 21, 1934 - September 6, 2014

Emma Jean Parady, 79
Saturday, September 6, 2014

  Emma Jean Parady (Graham) passed away on Saturday, September 6, 2014 in Petoskey, Michigan.  Emma was born on October 21, 1934 on Drummond Island, Michigan to James and Florence Graham.  Emma was a retired hair dresser, owning her own business until her retirement.  During her early retirement, Emma could be found spending time with her family and preparing meals for large family […]

by · September 9, 2014 ·

Dennis Carl Johnson, 63
Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Dennis Carl Johnson age 63, of Kincheloe, Michigan, passed away Wednesday September 3, 2014 at the Hospice House of the EUP.   Dennis is survived by a son Jon (Holly)  Johnson and three grandchildren Kody, Karen and Eli Johnson.  Preceding him in death are his parents Howard and Jewel Johnson; and a daughter Diana in 1995. A memorial gathering in memory of Dennis […]

by · September 9, 2014 ·
Gordon William "Gordie" GoeschelSeptember 6, 1966 - September 5, 2014

Gordon William “Gordie” Goeschel, 47
Friday, September 5, 2014

Gordie, age 47, of Dafter, Michigan passed away early Friday morning, September 5, 2014 at War Memorial Hospital. Gordie was born September 6, 1966 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan to Gordon and Lavon (Steele) Goeschel. After graduation he worked as a carpenter and then co-owner of Barbeau Builders. He loved NASCAR and Jeff Gordon was his favorite driver. He also […]

by · September 9, 2014 ·

Denise Marie LeBlanc, 55
Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Denise Marie LeBlanc passed away unexpectedly September 3, 2014 in Bay Mills, Michigan. Denise was born June 10, 1959 to Frances (Cameron) and James LeBlanc, Sr. As a young girl, Denise suffered the loss of her own mother and was raised by her second set of parents, James and Audrey (LeBlanc) Lyons. Denise had a very vibrant personality and could […]

by · September 9, 2014 ·

Martha Bell Walsh, 83
Sunday, August 31, 2014

Martha Bell Walsh, age 83, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away early Sunday morning, August 31, 2014 at her home. Martha was born on April 9, 1931 in Louisa, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Preston and Edna (Moore) Fields. A funeral service will be held at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at C.S. Mulder Funeral Home. […]

by · September 9, 2014 ·