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July 30, 2000

Deaths in the region


EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a list of deaths reported during the past week by funeral directors in the 13-county northwest Michigan region.

ANTRIM

- Paulina Frances Mumma, 89, of Kewadin; died July 24; Elk Rapids Chapel of Covell Funeral Homes.
- Lloyd R. Burns, 79, of Central Lake; died July 25; Central Lake Chapel of Mortenson Funeral Homes.
- Edna M. Walker, 85, of Elk Rapids; died July 26; Elk Rapids Chapel of Covell Funeral Homes.

BENZIE

- Joseph Kurtyka, Jr., 69, of Frankfort; died July 11; Frankfort Chapel, McElduff Funeral Homes.
- Carl W. Ward, 84, of Frankfort; died July 11; McElduff Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Benzonia.
- Mildred 'Micki' E. Keliher, 71, of Frankfort; died July 12; McElduff Funeral Homes, Frankfort and Benzonia.
- William P. Campbell, 90, of Frankfort; died July 23; Frankfort Chapel of McElduff Funeral Homes.
- Lillie M. Rouleau, 75, of Beulah; died July 23; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.
- Robert E. Stout, 59, of Beulah; died July 23; Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, Beulah.

CHARLEVOIX

- Gayle B. 'Sax' Saxton, 82, of Alma, formerly of East Jordan; died July 22; Christler Funeral Home, Houghton Lake.
- Raymond V. Wood, 82, of Charlevoix; died July 22; Winchester Funeral Home, Charlevoix.
- Frances Lillie, 79, of Boyne City; died July 26; Stackus Funeral Home, Boyne City.
- Clysta Lavora Lee, 87, of East Jordan; died July 27; Penzien Funeral Homes, Inc., East Jordan.

CHEBOYGAN

- Bertha I. Vincent, 93, of Cheboygan; died July 22; Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.
- Ernst Heilman, 99, of Cheboygan; died July 23; Nordman Funeral Home, Cheboygan.
- William 'Billie' K. Lewis, 27, of Wolverine; died July 23; Lintz Funeral Home, Indian River.
- Elsie Bauers LeDuc, 88, of Cheboygan; died July 25; Christian Funeral Home, Cheboygan.

EMMET

- Marvin W. Blandford, 72, of Petoskey and Bonita Springs, Fla.; died July 8; Stone Funeral Home, Petoskey.
- Ada Hill Isaacson, formerly of Petoskey; died July 17; Whiteside Chapel Funeral Home, Aberdeen, Wash.
- Viola Ecker, 82, of Petoskey; died July 21; Stackus Funeral Home, Petoskey.
- Robert Jay Brinks, 63, of Alanson; died July 22; Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.
- Sharon A. Bobrocky, 58, of Pellston; died July 26; Weise Funeral Home, Allan Park.

GRAND TRAVERSE

- Rosa Lee Holmes, 75, of Traverse City; died July 14; Wolfe Funeral Home, Kalkaska.
- Bill J. Graheck, 82, of Interlochen; died July 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
- Anna (Neidrick) Parks, 81, of Traverse City; died July 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
- Ruth V. Burke, 82, of Traverse City; died July 25; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
- Edith Bryant-Paul, 86, of Traverse City; died July 25; Traverse City Chapel of Covell Funeral Homes.
- Robert Leonard Scott, 79, of Traverse City; died July 27; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
- Patricia E. Allen, 74, of Traverse City; died July 28; Traverse City Chapel of Covell Funeral Homes.
- Anthony J. 'Tony' Stefaniak, 57, of Traverse City; died July 28; Traverse City Chapel of Covell Funeral Homes.

KALKASKA

- Barry R. Milo, 52, of Rapid City; died July 11; Wolfe Funeral Home, Kalkaska.
- Pearl Rattray, 88, of Rapid City; died July 12; Wolfe Funeral Home, Kalkaska.
- Joann E. Birch, 86, of Kalkaska; died July 15; Wolfe Funeral Home, Kalkaska.
- Bill J. Graheck, 82, of Interlochen; died July 23; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
- Charles Micah Marrs, 22, of Kalkaska; died July 24; Wolfe Funeral Home, Kalkaska.
- Margaret Rankin Veltman, 91, of Traverse City; died July 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
- Corthale R. 'Corky' Goddard, 51, of Kalkaska; died July 25; Bellaire Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes.

LEELANAU

- Theodore Wells Swift, 71, of Lansing and Leelanau County; died Feb. 25.
- William Jasper Cox, 97, of Northport; died July 24; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.
- Alfred T. Fry, 89, of Empire; died July 24; Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, Traverse City.
- Heather Graham Zeits, 56, of Lake Leelanau; died July 25; Martinson Funeral Home, Suttons Bay.

MANISTEE

- Carolyn 'Carrie' Konopa, 89, of Montague, formerly of Manistee; died July 15; Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee.
- Leonard J. Snow, 67, of Onekama; died July 17; Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee.
- Gerald 'Jer' Steinberg, 74, of Manistee; died July 19; Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee.
- Frances M. Warner, 80, of Manistee; died July 23; Wren Funeral Home, Hastings.
- Kathryn E. Lancaster, of Wellston; died July 24; Lynch & Sons, Milford.

MISSAUKEE

- Luella Arline Musselman, 63, of Lake City; died July 20; Young Funeral Home, Lake City.

OTSEGO

- Jeffrey E. Grinell, 38, formerly of Gaylord; died July 19; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.
- Margaret Chouinard, 81, of Gaylord; died July 25; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.
- Margaret I. Walker, 91, of Gaylord; died July 27; Nelson Funeral Home, Gaylord.

WEXFORD

- Leo Arthur Burk, 76, of Cadillac; died July 21; Hitesman Funeral Home, Cadillac.
- Albert A. 'Red' Williams, 76, of Cadillac; died July 23; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.
- Mary Carpenter, 63, of Manton; died July 24; Hall Funeral Chapel, Manton.
- Abraham 'Abe' Nichols, 95, of Cadillac; died July 24; Peterson Funeral Home, Cadillac.
- E. Vern Noble, 99, of Cadillac; died July 25; Hitesman Funeral Home, Cadillac.
- Ethel Kozak, 85, of Manton; died July 27; Hall Funeral Chapel, Manton.
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