Ruth Elaine Wood

WOOD, RUTH ELAINE of Fenton formerly of Ortonville; Died December 21, 2017.  She was 87.  Born in Orion Twp., Michigan on September 20, 1930 to the late Robert A. and Lucy (nee: Vickers) Landrum. She is survived by one son, L. Scott Wood; two granddaughters, Darcy (Patrick) Martin and Angela (Landon) Bryant; eight grandchildren, Mackenzie, […]

Clarence W. Allen

Mr. of Apple Valley, Minnesota, formerly of Rockford, Michigan, age 97, passed away on the evening of Sunday, December 17, 2017, and rests now in the arms of his Lord and Savior. Clarence was born to Walter and Crystal (Dear) Allen on Sunday, December 21, 1919, in Birmingham, MI. Raised on his family farm, he […]

Darlene Kissel

Kissel, Darlene of Ortonville passed away on December 18, 2017 at age 70. Darlene is the dear wife of the late William Kissel; loving mother of Amie Norgrove (Daniel) and Paul (Reylozel) Kissel; beloved sister of Lloyd LeForge, Gene LeForge, Tim LeForge and the late Lynn LeForge; and adoring grandmother of one grandchild. Darlene was […]

Denna Norrine Schudlich

SCHUDLICH, DENNA NORRINE of Clarkston; Died December 15, 2017.  She was 60.  Born on January 1, 1957 in Pontiac, Michigan to the late Joseph and Norrine (nee: LaBarge) Steele.  She married Erich Schudlich on June 25, 1977 in Davisburg, Michigan.  She is survived by her loving husband, Erich, Jr.; four children, Erich (Katie) Schudlich, III, […]

Jack Lee Bucholz

BUCHOLZ, JACK LEE of Ortonville; died December 16, 2017; he was 96.  Born on May 17, 1921 in Detroit, Michigan to the late John and Bessie (nee: Wiser) Bucholz.  He is survived by four children, Gary (Fran) Bucholz, Bonnie (the late Doug) Reidsema, Jeffrey (Barbara) Bucholz and Kathleen (the late Paul) Salvador; daughter-in-law, Joy Bucholz; also […]

Marvin Howard Leece

Marvin Howard Leece of Ortonville; Died November 22, 2017. He was 91. Born in Clarkston, Michigan on November 3, 1926 to the late Howard and Bernice (nee: Reeves) Leece. He married Janice Newsome on June 15, 1968 in Highland, Michigan. He is survived by his loving wife, Janice; five children, Mona (the late Harvey) Gauthier, […]

Howard Keith Swett

SWETT, HOWARD KEITH of Goodrich; Died November 19, 2017.  He was 94.  Born in Three Rivers, Michigan to the late Teo and Twila (nee:Thayer).  He is survived by two children, Barbara (George) Heenan and Gregory (Elizabeth Neuville) Swett; 11 grandchildren, Jared, Megan, Jeff, Scott, Angie, Kristin, Charlie, Brendan, Ryan, Colleen and Sean; also survived by […]

Mavis Hearns

HEARNS, MAVIS JUNE of Ortonville; was reunited in Heaven with her husband Kenneth Hearns and daughter, Cathy Hanks on November 9, 2017.  She was 87. Born in Ortonville, Michigan to the late Harry and Beatrice Frick.  She is survived by six grandchildren, Terry “Andy” (Jennifer) Hanks, Brandi (Bob) Hanks, Melissa (Eddie) Brannam, Kelli (Ikan) Hanks, […]

Justin Kaczmarek

Justin Kaczmarek, age 24, passed away on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. He was equal parts inspiring, adventurous, kind hearted, and funny. Justin entered a room with a smile and a joke, and left echoes of his contagious laugh everywhere he went.  He was hardworking and diligent; whenever he set a goal he would achieve it. […]

Edwin Horiski

HORISKI, Edwin Horiski, beloved husband, father and grandfather died Oct. 23, 2017. He was 79. Visitation Sunday 2pm-7pm at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston. Funeral Mass Monday 10 am at Our Lady of Lakes Catholic Church, Waterford. Rite of Committal Tuesday at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly.