Obituaries

Lido Paoli

SOUTH RANGE — Graveside services with military rites for Lido Paoli of South Range who died January 2, 2017, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 27, 2017, at the Mountain View Cemetery in South Range. Arrangements are being handled by the Mountain View Mortuary of South Range, Antila ...

Carol Dianne Plough

WOODINVILLE, Wash.- Carol Dianne Plough, 74, was called to her Heavenly Home on Thursday morning, May 11, 2017. She was born January 13, 1943, in Laurium, to Arne and Martha Sturos. Carol was the youngest of six children and grew up in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. She spent many hours ...

Charles R. ‘Chuck’ Allen

MARIBEL, Wis. — Charles R. “Chuck” Allen, 70, of Maribel and most recently of River’s Bend Health & Rehabilitation Center of Manitowoc, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 19, 2017, at Aurora Medical Center in Manitowoc County surrounded by his family. Chuck was born on August ...

David Bruce Usitalo

MADISON, Wis. — David Bruce Usitalo, 70, of Madison, Wisconsin, passed away Friday, May 19, 2017, at his home. He was born on September 26, 1946, in Detroit, to George and Lea Usitalo. David was a graduate of Lincoln High School of Manitowoc, Wisconsin, and earned a bachelor of ...

John ‘Jack’ Winquist

KEARSARGE — A graveside service for John "Jack" Winquist will be held at the Lake View Cemetery in Calumet, Section 74 on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 2 p.m. The Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Gerald ‘Gerrie’ Laurie

PRESCOTT, Ariz. — Gerald "Gerrie" Laurie, 57, a resident of Arizona and former Calumet resident passed away on October 20, 2016 in Arizona. A graveside service with military honors by the Copper Country Veterans Association will be held on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 1 p.m. in the Lake View ...

Derrill Laurie

MOHAWK — Derrill Laurie, 60, a resident of Mohawk, passed away on February 20, 2017 at his home. A graveside service will be held on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 1 p.m. at the Calvary Cemetery in Ahmeek. The Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home in Calumet is assisting the family with the ...

Reuben Anderson

BETSY — A graveside service for Reuben Anderson will be held at the Lake View Cemetery in Calumet on Saturday, May 27, 2017, at 10 a.m. in Section 75. The Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home in Calumet is assisting the family with arrangements.

Pauline M. Grier

HOUGHTON — Pauline M. Grier, 96, a former resident of Houghton, passed away Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at the Houghton County Medical Care Facility where she had been a resident for the past two years . The Memorial Chapel & Plowe Funeral Homes are assisting the family with the arrangements ...

Marilyn Jean Bowers

PELKIE — Marilyn Jean Bowers, 84, of Pelkie, passed away on Monday, May 22, 2017, at the Omega House in Houghton. Arrangements will be announced by Jacobson Funeral Home.

Christina M. Watt

ONTONAGON — Christina M. Watt, 77, passed away on Monday, February 27, 2017, at Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital. Christina was born June 13, 1939, in Ontonagon, to John and Alice (Lenneville) Kioski. Chris graduated from Ontonagon High School with the Class of 1957. After graduating, she ...

Tuovi Sofie Kinnunen

KENT, Conn. — Tuovi Sofie Kinnunen, died peacefully February 27, 2017, at her home in Kent, Connecticut. Tuovi was born on November 30, 1922, in Painesdale, to John and Adolfiina Wiitala. She was raised in Tapiola. She attended the John Doelle High School, then received her BS from ...

Sharon Rheault

BOOTJACK — Sharon Rheault, 75, of Bootjack, passed away on November 23, 2016. The graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. on Friday at the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Lake Linden with Fr. Joseph Boakye Yiadom to officiate. The Pearce Funeral Home in Lake Linden is in charge of arrangements.

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Ann Perla

KINGSFORD — Elizabeth “Betty” Ann Perla, 54, of Kingsford, Michigan, passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2016 unexpectedly at her home. A graveside service will be held at noon Saturday at Oskar Cemetery, Stanton Township. Pastor DJ Rasner will officiate. Fellowship will follow at 1 p.m. ...

Barbara J. Robillard

HOUGHTON — Barbara J. Robillard, 86, a resident of Houghton, passed away Friday evening, May 19, 2017, at the Houghton County Medical Care Facility in Hancock, where she had been a patient for the past ten days. She was born in Hancock on August 13, 1930, to Einard and Katherine (Miller) ...

Nadine K. Zuelke

HANCOCK — Nadine K. Zuelke, 60, a resident of Hancock passed away Sunday evening May 21, 2017, at her home following a battle with cancer. The Memorial Chapel & Plowe Funeral Home of Hancock is assisting the family with the arrangements which will be announced at a later time.

Jeffrey W. Fisher

JACKSON — Jeffrey W. Fisher, age 72, of Jackson, passed away May 10, 2017. Jeff is survived by his sister Emily of Hancock; brothers, John of Manchester, New Hampshire, and Bruce of Chassell. Services for Jeff were held in Jackson on May 20th at the Chas. J. Burden & Son Funeral Home. ...

Kenneth Tebbe

TOIVOLA — Graveside services for Kenneth Tebbe, 76, a resident of Bay City and Toivola who died December 12, 2016, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 23, 2017,at the Toivola Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by the Mountain View Mortuary of South Range, Antila Funeral Service, ...

Lorraine Ann Moyle

LAKE LINDEN — Lorraine Ann Moyle, 83, a former resident of Calumet, Lake Linden and The Bluffs, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on May 17, 2017, at Portage Point, her current home. Lorraine was born to George and Annie Fountaine on April 28, 1934, at home in Tamarack. She ...

Jeanne Kathrine Andrews

MARQUETTE — Jeanne Kathrine (Ross) Andrews, 68, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017 at UP Health System - Marquette. She was born July 22, 1948 in Hancock, Michigan to George and Elsie (Maki) Ross. Jeanne graduated from Hancock Central High School in 1966, and then went on to earn her LPN ...