Obituaries

Heather Nicole Aldrich, 25
Thursday, April 16, 2015

Heather Nicole Aldrich, 25, of Germfask, died unexpectedly with her older sister on or about Thursday April 16, 2015. Born May 12, 1989 in Lansing, daughter of Rodney Aldrich and Kellie Roll, Heather was very proud to recieve her G.E.D a few years ago. Heather is preceded in death by her grandfather Max Barrett; sister Carrie Nelson and step-grandfather Kirby […]

by · April 26, 2015 ·

Carrie Ann Nelson, 32
Thursday, April 16, 2015

Carrie Ann Nelson, 32, of Gould City, died unexpectedly with her baby sister on or about Thursday April 16, 2015. Born August 12, 1983 in Alma, daughter of Sandy Nelson and Kellie Roll, Carrie attended Newberry High School until the 11th grade and enjoyed her days in school. Carrie is preceded in death by her father Sandy Nelson, sister Heather […]

by · April 26, 2015 ·
Jody A. "Joe" HutchinsonJune 10, 1972 - April 16, 2015

Jody A. “Joe” Hutchinson, 42
Thursday, April 16, 2015

Jody A. “Joe” Hutchinson, 42, of Gould City and formerly of Newberry, died on or about Thursday, April 16, 2015. Although he was born on June 10, 1972, in Flint, and was a son of the late Archie Hutchinson and Linda Cole, he was a lifetime resident of the Upper Peninsula. He loved to hunt, fish, and was an avid […]

by · April 26, 2015 ·
Marla Sue “Boog” CarrAugust 13, 1955 - April 21, 2015

Marla Sue Carr, 59
Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Marla Sue “Boog” Carr, age 59, of Cedarville, Michigan, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. In Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. She was born August 13, 1955 in Sault Ste. Marie to Ernest Frances “Bud” Carr and MaryAnn Ignatia (McLeod) Carr. Marla grew up in Cedarville and graduated from Les Cheneaux Schools where she participated in volleyball and softball. She […]

by · April 22, 2015 ·

Shirley Mae Sauro, 69
Saturday, April 18, 2015

Our hearts are filled with sadness as we announce the death of our sister, Aunt, and friend, Shirley Mae Sauro. Shirley was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan on May 27, 1945, her pain and suffering ended April 18, 2015 at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan, surrounded by her family. Shirley was an avid sports fan. […]

by · April 22, 2015 ·
Elsie Mildred (Allen) SmithApril 19, 1916 - April 20, 2015

Elsie Mildred (Allen) Smith, 99
Monday, April 20, 2015

Elsie Mildred (Allen) Smith of Osborn Sub-division, Sault Sainte Marie, passed away Monday morning, April 20, 2015, at Tender Care after a brief illness. At the time of her death, Elsie was 99 years and one day of age. She was born April 19, 1916 in Brimley, Michigan to the late Fred and Elsie (McClyment) Allen. She graduated from Superior […]

by · April 22, 2015 ·
Annette Jane RathFebruary 10, 1930 - April 18, 2015

Annette J. Rath, 85
Saturday, April 18, 2015

Annette J. Rath, age 85, of Dafter, Michigan passed away peacefully at the Hospice of the EUP – Hospice House with her family by her side on April 18, 2015. She is survived by her husband of 61 years: Harold G. Rath; and seven children: Rose (Dennis) Guillard of Manistee, MI, Marcia (Chuck) Connon of Thornton, CO, Ken (Kathi) Rath […]

by · April 21, 2015 ·
Carole Lee KlatyJune 21, 1935 - April 19, 2015

Carole L. Klaty, 79
Sunday, April 19, 2015

Carole L. (nee Childers Killin) Klaty lost her long, brave battle with cancer on April 19, 2015. She was born in Illinois on June 21, 1935 and then lived in Indiana for 59 years. For 33 of those years she was a loving and faithful help mate who happily worked to diligently help her first husband, the late Joseph G. […]

by · April 21, 2015 ·
Suzan "Sue" D. TaylorJanuary 31, 1943 - April 16, 2015

Suzan “Sue” D. Taylor, 72
Thursday, April 16, 2015

Suzan “Sue” D. Taylor, 72, of Engadine, died Thursday evening April 16, 2015 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital with her family at her side. Born January 31, 1943 in Newberry, Sue was adopted by the late Albert and Margaret (Sova) Oberle. Sue’s employment as an attendant nurse started in 1963 at the Plymouth Mental Home and Training School for two […]

by · April 18, 2015 ·
Lucy Marie KirkpatrickMay 8, 1962 - April 15, 2015

Lucy Marie Kirkpatrick, 52
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Lucy Marie Kirkpatrick of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at War Memorial Hospital on April 15, 2015. She was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan on May 8, 1962 to Hugh Cornelius and Viola Mae (Johns) Kirkpatrick. Lucy enjoyed spending time with friends and family. Lucy had a big personality and a great sense of humor, she also enjoyed […]

by · April 18, 2015 ·
Maxine Anne GleasonDecember 1, 1932 - April 15, 2015

Maxine Anne Gleason, 82
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Maxine Anne Gleason, age 82, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at War Memorial Hospital. Maxine was born on December 1, 1932 in Saginaw, Michigan to the late Kenneth and Agnes (Greenwalt) Mathews. She graduated from Saginaw High School with the class of 1950. She continued her education at Central Michigan University, where she earned […]

by · April 17, 2015 ·
Leo Walfred KoivistoMarch 4, 1920 - April 15, 2015

Leo Walfred Koivisto, 95
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Leo Walfred Koivisto, age 95, of Rudyard, Michigan, died on April 15, 2015 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. He was born on March 4, 1920 in Rudyard to Leander and Lempi (Torma) Koivisto. Leo was born and raised in Rudyard. He married Helmi Perttunen Peterson on December 24, 1941 in Sault Ste. Marie. He served on a glider in the […]

by · April 17, 2015 ·
Don Muio, 65Sunday, April 12, 2015

Don Muio, 65
Sunday, April 12, 2015

After a courageous and relentless battle with pancreatic cancer, the man who never quit fighting passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday April 12th at the age of 65. Don was the loving and devoted husband to Barbara for 42 years. Very proud and cherished father to his three girls, Kimberly Muio Sirivar (Junior), Michelle Gallagher (Matthew) and […]

by · April 16, 2015 ·

Helen L. Gaberdiel, 81
Saturday, April 11, 2015

Helen L. Gaberdiel, 81, of McMillan, died Saturday morning April 11, 2015 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in Newberry. Born September 2, 1933 in Van Wert County, Ohio, daughter of the late Alvin and Rilla (Weaver) Stemen, Helen graduated from Middle Point High School and later received her registered nurse degree from Lima Memorial Hospital in Lima, Ohio and was […]

by · April 13, 2015 ·
Edwin “Eddie” Frederick BenderJuly 31, 1923 - April 10, 2015

Edwin “Eddie” Frederick Bender, 91
Friday, April 10, 2015

Edwin “Eddie” Frederick Bender, age 91, died April 10, 2015 at Cedar Ridge Assisted Living in St. Ignace, Michigan, with his family at his side. He was born on July 31, 1923 in Raber, Michigan to Frank and Kathryn (Kusina) Bender. Eddie was one of eleven children raised on his parent’s farm in Raber. He was a Veteran of the […]

by · April 13, 2015 ·