Obituaries

Catherine Ann SavoieJanuary 27, 1925 - October 6, 2014

Catherine Ann Savoie, 89
Monday, October 6, 2014

Catherine ‘Kay’ Savoie of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passes away Monday October 6, 2014 at War Memorial Hospital.  Catherine was born January 27, 1925 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan the daughter of Charles and Anna Gerrish.  She enjoyed reading, bowling, gardening, playing cards and bingo.  She considered herself ‘one of the Gerrish boys’ , followed the Tigers faithfully, loved to play cards with […]

by · October 15, 2014 ·
Jennylee Church OlesekMay 20, 1906 - October 10, 2014

Jennylee Church Olesek, 108
Friday, October 10, 2014

Jennylee Church Olesek passed away peacefully at 108 years of age on Friday, October 10th in War Memorial Hospital, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. Jennylee was born on May 20, 1906 on Harbor Island off of Drummond Island, Michigan at the home of her grandparents Dr./Captain J.Wells and Rosalee (LeSage) Church. Her parents were Captain Hector Hall and Margaret (LeRoy/Hamilton) Church. […]

by · October 14, 2014 ·
Larry Dean BawksJanuary 2, 1948 - October 12, 2014

Larry Dean Bawks, 66
Sunday, October 12, 2014

Larry Dean Bawks, age 66, of Pickford, Michigan, died on Sunday, October 12, 2014 in Sault Ste. Marie. Michigan. He was born on January 2, 1948 in Sault Ste. Marie to Dean Moylan and Mae Lillian (Huyck) Bawks. Larry grew up in Pickford and graduated from Pickford High School. After graduating, he joined the Army and was stationed in Alaska, […]

by · October 14, 2014 ·

Thomas R. Legault, 76
Friday, October 10, 2014

Thomas R. Legault, 76, a lifelong Engadine area resident, died on Friday, October 10, 2014 at his home while under the care of his wife and North Wood’s Home Health and Hospice. Tom was born on February 2, 1938 in Gould City, a son of the late Arthur C. & Eva (Butkovich) Legault. He graduated from Engadine High School in […]

by · October 11, 2014 ·
Ernest WinlingMay 10, 1922 - October 7, 2014

Ernest Winling, 92
Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Ernest Winling of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at his home on October 7, 2014. He was born in Detroit, Michigan on May 10, 1922 moving to the Sault about 1924. Ernie was a Gunner’s Mate on the U.S.S. Carroll, a destroyer escort in WWII. After leaving the service he married another Soo local, Edythe Rose in 1946. They […]

by · October 11, 2014 ·
Gloria C. Dickinson - TalentinoOctober 22, 1929 - October  5, 2014

Gloria C. Dickinson – Talentino, 84
Sunday, October 5, 2014

Gloria C. Dickinson – Talentino born October 22, 1929 died October  5, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Wife of Joseph P. Talentino and daughter of William and LaVina Dickinson who preceded her in death, along with 3 sisters Marie, Olive and Marguerite,  brother William (Bucky) Dickinson, step-daughter Josephine Turner and grandson James G. LaFord II. Survived by her loving […]

by · October 8, 2014 ·

Dee Forest Schultz, 74
Monday, October 6, 2014

Dee Forest Schultz, age 74, of Pickford, Michigan, died Monday, October 6, 2014 at Ball Hospice House in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. He was born December 8, 1939 in Charlotte, Michigan to Arthur Duane Schultz and Elaine (Depue) Schultz. Dee grew up near Charlotte in the area known as Chester. For several generations, his family owned the local blacksmith shop […]

by · October 7, 2014 ·
Ann Mary HuyckJuly 15, 1924 - October 6, 2014

Ann Mary Huyck, 90
Monday, October 6, 2014

Ann Mary Huyck, age 90, of Pickford and Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, died Monday, October 6, 2014, at McKinley Manor in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. She was born July 15, 1924 in Goetzville, Michigan to Albert and Jawiga (Krol) Firack. Ann grew up in Goetzville. She married Lyle Smith and they had three children who were very young when Lyle […]

by · October 7, 2014 ·
Jackie Burk StamperMay 26, 1926 - October 5, 2014

Jackie Burk Stamper, 88
Sunday, October 5, 2014

Jackie Burk Stamper, 88, a lifelong Curtis resident, died peacefully on Sunday, October 5, 2014 at the Schoolcraft Medical Care facility. Jackie was born in Marquette, MI on May 26, 1926, a daughter of the late Charles and Florence (Brown) Burk. She married her childhood sweetheart, Elmer “Buck” Stamper in 1949. At a young age she worked at Burk’s Resort […]

by · October 7, 2014 ·
Phyllis E. CarlsonSeptember 9, 1926 - October 5, 2014

Phyllis E. Carlson, 88
Sunday, October 5, 2014

Phyllis E. Carlson, 88, from Newberry, died at Maple Ridge AFC Home in McMillan on Sunday, October 5, 2014. Born on September 9, 1926, in Newberry, Phyllis was a daughter of the late Edward J. & Beulah (Marks) Stephens. She graduated from Newberry High School in the class of 1944. She was first married to Robert E. Smith until 1962 […]

by · October 7, 2014 ·
Ann Louise HuntMay 13, 1955 - October 3, 2014

Ann Louise Hunt, 59
Friday, October 3, 2014

Ann Louise Hunt, 59 of Sault Ste, Marie passed away peacefully, but unexpectedly on October 3, 2014 at home. Born May 13,1955 in Sault Ste. Marie to Dorothy and Alvin Akre. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Her family was everything to her. She enjoyed going to Green Bay Packer games with her husband. Her loved her grandchildren […]

by · October 6, 2014 ·

Elma Sophie Shumbarger, 99
Sunday, October 5, 2014

Elma Sophie Shumbarger of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away at McKinley Manor on October 5, 2014. She was born February 2, 1915 in Rudyard, Michigan to Matt and Frieda Peterson. Elma was a member of Faith Lutheran Church. She loved to ride her bike and scooter. She especially loved to camp and attend the fish frys at the Carp […]

by · October 6, 2014 ·

Shirley Ann Mattson, 81
Sunday, October 5, 2014

Shirley Ann (Monica) Mattson, 81, of Midland, died Sunday morning October 5, 2014 at her daughter’s residence in Lake City, Born January 17, 1933 in Newberry, daughter of the late Willard Monica & Eva (Wise/Monica) Lemke, Shirley was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother and friend. Shirley was PTA president of Soo Township, President Soo Area PTA and District […]

by · October 6, 2014 ·

Linda Lou Cornelius, 72
Saturday, September 27, 2014

Linda Lou Cornelius, age 72, of Brimley, Michigan passed away early Saturday morning, September 27, 2014 at War Memorial Hospital. She was born on January 21, 1942 in Petoskey, Michigan.

by · October 6, 2014 ·

Regina Elaine Brosco, 73
Friday, October 3, 2014

Regina Elaine Brosco was born in Soo MI 5/25/1941 to Evelyn and Adolph Brosco, she was the sixth child of Nine. Regina attended St Joseph grade school and Loretto High School. She furthered her education and completed her nursing degree at Northern Michigan University. Regina moved to Ann Arbor where she first worked for UpJohn Home Health Care and soon discovered […]

by · October 6, 2014 ·