Obituaries

Hugh Henry Cook
November 19, 1924 - October 25, 2014

Hugh Henry Cook, 89
Saturday, October 25, 2014

Hugh Henry Cook, age 89 of Barbeau, Michigan, passed away on Saturday morning, October 25, 2014 at War Memorial Hospital. Hugh was born on November 19, 1924 in Barbeau, Michigan the son of the late Hugh A. and Ruby (Brander) Cook. Hugh enlisted in the U.S. Navy during World War II, and served on the USS Onslow, where he was […]

by · October 27, 2014 ·
Clifford L. Hanson
December 10, 1925 - October 26, 2014

Clifford L. Hanson, 88
Sunday, October 26, 2014

Clifford L. Hanson, 88, of Newberry, died Sunday afternoon October 26, 2014 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital. Born December 10, 1925 in Escanaba, son of the late Edward & Ruth (Jader) Hanson, Clifford was a veteran of World War II serving in the United States Navy until his honorable discharge on June 12, 1946 with the rank of Seaman Second […]

by · October 27, 2014 ·
Marguerite "Midge" KennedyDecember 24, 1924 - October 24, 2014

Marguerite H. “Midge” Kennedy, 89
Friday, October 24, 2014

Marguerite H. “Midge” Kennedy, age 89, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away Friday evening, October 24, 2014 at War Memorial Hospital. Midge was a Christmas Eve baby born on December 24, 1924 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. She was the daughter of the late Arthur and Loretta (Downs) Stanaway. Midge graduated from Loretto Academy with the class of 1942 […]

by · October 27, 2014 ·
Ida Mae MarshJuly 24, 1919 - October 24, 2014

Ida Mae Marsh, 95
Friday, October 24, 2014

Former Newberry resident, Ida Mae Marsh, 95, of Westland, died Friday morning October 24, 2014 at her residence. Ida was born July 24, 1919 in Engadine, daughter of the late Edward and Valerie (Cantin) Minor. Ida was a graduate of Newberry High School and, on June 8, 1943, married Wallace L.G. Marsh in Newberry. She was employed as a switchboard […]

by · October 25, 2014 ·
John Lawrence KrupaSeptember 4, 1947 - October 14, 2014

John Lawrence Krupa, 67
Tuesday, October 14, 2014

John Lawrence Krupa, 67, of Sault Ste. Marie, passed away at Tendercare on October 14, 2014.  John was born on September 4, 1947, in his maternal grandparents’ automobile – a black 1939 Olds with suicide doors.  He was the son of Joseph and Cecilia (Malkowski) Krupa.  Some of John’s fondest memories were of the time spent with his grandparents (Louis and Helen Malkowski) […]

by · October 23, 2014 ·
Marvin Frank KurkierewiczJanuary 25, 1941 - October 21, 2014

Marvin Frank Kurkierewicz, 73
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Marvin Frank Kurkierewicz, age 73, of Drummond Island, Michigan, died on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 in Petoskey, Michigan. He was born on January 25, 1941 in Bismark Township of Presque Isle County, Michigan, to Peter and Arline (Marquardt) Kurkierewicz. Marvin lived most of his childhood on Drummond Island. After his mother died, when Marvin was 12, he was raised by […]

by · October 23, 2014 ·

Kenneth L. Kabelman Sr., 88
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Longtime Eckerman resident, Kenneth L. Kabelman Sr., 88, died Wednesday morning October 22, 2014 at his residence and the care of his family. Born March 24, 1926 in Curtis, son of the late Albert & Emma (Bachee) Kabelman, Ken was a veteran of World War II serving in the United States Army serving in the Pacific until his honorable discharge […]

by · October 23, 2014 ·
Donald Wayne HakolaNovember 20, 1944 - October 15, 2014

Donald Wayne Hakola, 69
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Donald Wayne Hakola, age 69, of Rudyard, Michigan, died unexpectedly October 15, 2014. He was born November 20, 1944 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. Donnie was a lifelong resident of Rudyard. He graduated from Rudyard High School in 1963. In high school, he had been active in the FFA and was a member of State Championship Parliamentary Procedure team. After […]

by · October 17, 2014 ·
Dakota Lynn HickmanOctober 13, 1993 - October 13, 2014

Dakota Lynn Hickman, 21
Monday, October 13, 2014

Dakota Lynn Hickman, age 21, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away unexpectedly on Monday, October 13, 2014 in Sault Ste. Marie. Dakota was born on October 13, 1993 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. She received her GED from Sault Area Schools and was currently attending Bay Mills Community College with plans to continue her education at Central Michigan University […]

by · October 17, 2014 ·
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 ·