Obituaries

Mary Ann DeGabriele

ROBBINSDALE, MN - Mary Ann (Prokopovitz) DeGabriele, November 23, 1919 - December 31, 2018. Married US Army Captain Robert ‘Bob’ Marius DeGabriele Tuesday, November 20, 1945. During the ceremony, Mary Ann carried the same white prayer book her mother had carried for her ...

Michael Robert Allard

ROCK, MI - Michael Robert Allard, age 60, of Rock, MI, passed away January 16, 2019 at UP Health Systems in Marquette. Michael was born May 7, 1958 in Detroit, MI, the son of Robert and Sonja (Hultgren) Allard. He was united in marriage to Denise Loeffler on August 16, 1986. Together they ...

Richard William Nebel

MUNISING, MI - Richard William Nebel, age 87, lifelong resident of Munising, died December 29, 2018. Friends and family may call at the Bowerman Funeral Home in Munising on Friday, January 25, 2019 for a time of visiting from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A Masonic service conducted ...

Raymond J. Francis

BOULDER CITY, NV - Raymond J. Francis, 89, of Las Vegas, Nevada, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on January 15, 2019, at the Southern Nevada Veterans Home in Boulder City. Raymond was born on February 20, 1929 in Marquette, Michigan. He was the middle child of the ...

Steven F. Rominiecki

REPUBLIC, MI – Steven F. Rominiecki, age 56, of 7608 Oak Dr., Republic passed away on Thursday January 17, 2019 at his home following a brief battle with Pancreatic Cancer. He was in the care of family and friends along with the Upper Peninsula Home Health and Hospice. Steven was born ...

Michael Robert Allard

ROCK, MI - Michael Robert Allard, age 60, of Rock, MI, passed away January 16, 2019 at UP Health Systems in Marquette. A full obituary will be forthcoming. Services will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the Wheelin’ Sportsmen ...

Michael J. Erickson

MUNISING, MI - Michael J. Erickson, age 72, of Munising, died Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba following a brief battle with cancer. No public services will be held at this time. Mike’s obituary and guestbook may be viewed and signed at ...

James Paul Nault

TAMPA, FL - NAULT, James P., age 82, of Tampa, FL, passed away after a brave struggle with cancer on January 9, 2019. Jim was born April 25, 1936 in Ishpeming, MI to Henry and Eva (Perrault) Nault. He attended Ishpeming High School and St. Lawrence Seminary, and soon after joined the Army. ...

Jerry K. Williams

NEGAUNEE, MI - Jerry Kenneth Williams, 76, of Cambria Rd., Negaunee, passed away Monday night, January 14, 2019 at UP Health System Marquette, with his loving family at his side. Jerry was born July 4, 1942 in Ishpeming to John H. and Hazel M. (Skewis) Williams, graduated from Ishpeming High ...

Mary Palomaki

NEGAUNEE, MI - Mary Louise Palomaki, 96, of Negaunee, passed away peacefully late Tuesday evening, January 15, 2019 at the Eastwood Nursing Center in the care of her loving family. Mary was born December 20, 1922 in Milwaukee to Louis and Mary (Franz) Gildner and graduated high school in the ...

Viola ‘Vi’ Schultz

MUNISING, MI - Viola “Vi” Schultz, age 89, longtime Brown’s Addition resident of Munising, died on Wednesday afternoon, January 16, 2019 at the Medilodge of Munising. She was born on April 12, 1929 in Munising to John and Leota (Cremer) Tiernan. Vi graduated from Sacred Heart School ...

Shirley A. Furr

MARQUETTE, MI - Shirley Ann (Walstrom) Furr, 82, of Marquette, was granted her angel wings on Monday, January 14th, 2019 at home surrounded by her loving family. Shirley was born in Aurora, WI on April 2, 1936, the daughter of the late Albert and Anne Walstrom. Shirley graduated from ...

Susan Luella Lemonds

BARAGA, MI - Susan Luella Lemonds, age 65, formerly of Baraga, MI passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at The Lighthouse at Ishpeming Health and Rehabilitation Center, Ishpeming, MI. Funeral arrangements for Susan are incomplete and will be announced by the Reid Funeral Service and Chapel, ...

Karl M. Schneider

MARQUETTE, MI - Karl M. Schneider, 79, of Marquette, died Tuesday afternoon, January 15, 2019 at UP Health System-Marquette. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Canale-Tonella Funeral Home.

Michael L. Borske

GWINN, MI - Michael L. Borske, 65, of Gwinn, passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the Norlite Nursing Center in Marquette. Michael was born on June 8, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois to the late Leonard and Lois (Sawick) Borske. He was a graduate of Marquette Senior High School. Michael ...

Julianne M. LaMere

GREENVILLE, MI - Julianne M. LaMere, age 84 of Greenville, formerly of Champion, passed away on Monday, January 14, 2019 at Spectrum Health United Memorial Hospital. She was born the daughter of Oke & Kaarina (Heilala) Saari and they precede her in death. Also preceding Julianne in ...

Aune Anna-Liisa Laurell Hallstrom

DULUTH, MN - Aune Anna-Liisa Laurell Hallstrom was born December 9, 1922 in H—meenlinna, Finland to Olga Maria (J—rvinen) and Valfred Laurell. She passed away January 13, 2019 at Franciscan Health Center in Duluth, MN. Aune moved to Toronto, Ontario in 1967 and later to Windsor, ...

James Paul Nault

TAMPA, FL - NAULT, James P., age 82, of Tampa, FL, passed away after a brave struggle with cancer on January 9, 2019. Jim was born April 25, 1936 in Ishpeming, MI to Henry and Eva (Perrault) Nault. He attended Ishpeming High School and St. Lawrence Seminary, and soon after joined the Army. ...

Lois J. Toy

NATIONAL MINE, MI – Lois J. Toy, age 92, longtime National Mine resident passed away on Sunday, January 13, 2019 at the Marquette Co. Medical Care Facility while under the loving care of the MCMCF staff and her friend, Ilene Mattson. Lois was born April 20, 1926 in Ishpeming, the daughter ...

Carol Lynn (Burns) Kuliu Tuimala

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, MI - Carol Lynn Tuimala, age 81, of Marquette Township, entered eternal life Saturday, January 12, 2019, at UP Health System - Marquette, in the loving, comforting care of her family. Born December 13, 1937, in Marquette, a daughter of Francis Edward and Tina Wilhelmena ...