Obituaries

Kathryn Alice Monette

HUBBELL Kathryn Alice Monette, 96, of Hubbell, passed away at the Houghton County Medical Care Facility on November 9, 2016. Complete funeral arrangements will be announced by the Pearce Funeral Home in Lake Linden.

Scott P. Engman

Scott P. Engman, 47, of Marquette, passed away on Wednesday morning, November 9, 2016 at UP Health System- Marquette. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Canale-Tonella Funeral Home.

Patricia Ann Barton

HOUGHTON - Patricia Ann Barton, 77, a former resident of the Canal Road, Houghton, passed away Monday evening, November 7, 2016, at Franklin House, PortagePointe, with family by her side.She was born January 14, 1939, in Bay City, a daughter of the late Ferris and Mabel (Fifield) Snover.On ...

Robert Kritz

Robert Kritz, age 93 of L'Anse, MI passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2016 at Houghton County Medical Care Facility in Hancock, MI.Jacobson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Patricia Stenson

Patricia Stenson, age 66 of Baraga, formerly of Trout Creek, MI passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at her home.Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobson Funeral Home.

Aubrey W. Gibson

CHASSELL Aubrey W. Gibson, 97, formerly of Chassell, who was currently residing at the Bluffs in Houghton, passed away at his home on Wednesday evening, October 5, 2016.A natural burial took place in the Chassell Township Cemetery where family and friends gathered. A memorial gathering will ...

Dorothy E. (Kneebone) Pidgeon

HOUGHTON Dorothy E. (Kneebone) Pidgeon, 90, of Houghton, passed away peacefully on November 5, 2016, at the Houghton County Medical Care Facility with her family at her side. She had been a resident there for the last two months.She is survived by her four daughters, Mary Miatech, Carol ...

Helen Marie Lindstrom

ONTONAGON Helen Marie Lindstrom, 79, of Ontonagon, passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2016, after a lengthy stay at Aspirus Long Term Care with her family by he side.She was born on January 25, 1937, to George and Hilda (Tikka) Laukka in Hancock. She attended school in Hancock and ...

Kenneth Sturos

CALUMET - Kenneth Sturos, 73, of Calumet, passed away at home on Thursday, November 3, 2016.Ken was born to Carl and Edna (Bradshaw) Sturos on August 8, 1943, in Detroit. He went to Southfield High School and graduated with the class of 1961.After high school he was united in marriage to ...

Leslie Norman Heikkila

REDFORD TOWNSHIP - Leslie Norman Heikkila of Redford Twp., passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2016, at the Heartland Health Care Center in Ann Arbor, after a brave battle with cancer.He was born on February 5, 1935, in Nisula to Michael and Hilda (Kiviranta) Heikkila.He was baptized and ...

Nancy A. Erva

HANCOCK - Nancy A. Erva, 82, a resident of Hancock, passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2016, at the Omega House in Houghton, after a battle with cancer.She was born in Hancock on September 9, 1934, the daughter of the late Hilda (Lehto) Ruottinen and Harold Ruottinen. She graduated in 1952, ...

Chad Peterson

CALUMET - Chad Peterson left this earth on October 29, 2016 to enter a better world.He was born in Laurium on June 10, 1985, the beloved son of Charles Peterson and Cheryl Mihelich.Chad enjoyed working on his vehicles with his dad, riding the back roads, listening to music, video games and ...

Robert “Bob” Lawrence Tomlinson

EASTPORT - Robert "Bob" Lawrence Tomlinson, 51, of Eastport, died Sunday, October 30, 2016 at home.He was born on June 7, 1965, in Flint, the son of James "Larry" and Marilyn (Peterson) Tomlinson.In 1992, Bob moved north to his family cottage on Torch Lake in Eastport. He loved boating, being ...

Geraldine Anna Royce

EAGLE HARBOR - Geraldine Anna Royce, 83, passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2016, at the UW Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin.She was born in Eagle Harbor, a daughter of Herman and Corabell Jurmu.She was married to Dennis Royce on August 27, 1955. The couple lived in San Antonio, Texas and ...

Eleanor Margaret Mann

EAGLE HARBOR - Eleanor Margaret Mann, 96, left this earthly life on Friday, October 18, 2016, to walk for eternity with the Lord.She was born September 18, 1920, in Detroit, the middle child of Joseph and Agnes (Rybicki) Borchacz.Her loving husband, Warren, taught her riveting at City Airport ...

Genevieve A. Mauseth

Genevieve A. Mauseth, 93, a resident of Muskegon, died October 31, 2016, at the Lighthouse at Hancock. A memorial service will be held in Muskegon. There will be no local services. Arrangements are being handled by the Jukuri-Antila Funeral Home of Hancock, Antila Funeral Service, Inc.

Rudolph “Jack” Walley

HUBBELL - Rudolph, "Jack" Walley, 91, a resident of Hubbell, passed away at home on Friday evening, October 28.Mr. Walley was born on June 24, 1925, in Hubbell, a son of the late Rudolph and Pearl (LaFave) Walley. He attended Dollar Bay Schools and the Lake Linden Schools.As a young man he ...

Chad Peterson

CALUMET - Chad Peterson, 31, passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2016, at the Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital.Ryan Funeral Home is serving the family.

Geraldine Royce

EAGLE HARBOR - Geraldine Royce, 83, passed away on Saturday morning, October 29, 2016, at the V.W. Hospital in Madison Wisconsin.Ryan Funeral Home is serving the family.

Anne Marie (nee Reed) O’DONNELL

SHELBY TOWNSHIP - Anne Marie (nee Reed) O'Donnell, 70, passed away on October 27, 2016.She was the beloved wife of Henry Lawrence "Larry" for 50 cherished years; dearest mother of Jim (Beth) and Brian (Laura); proud grandmother of Kevin, Sarah, Mary, Riley and Connor; and the dear sister of ...