Obituaries

Mary J. Pendergast

ESCANABA, MI - Mary J. Pendergast, age 68, of Escanaba, passed away Thursday evening, September 27, 2018 at U.P. Health System - Marquette surrounded by family. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at Lakeside Christian Church in Escanaba. Funeral ...

Jeanette Marie Dunstan

ISHPEMING, MI - Jeanette Marie Dunstan, age 83, of Ishpeming, entered eternal life Saturday, September 29, 2018 at her home, in the loving care of her family. The Koskey Funeral Home is serving the family. Arrangements will be announced.

Philip A. Langlois

NEGAUNEE, MI - Philip Langlois, brought to life in Negaunee and proud to have spent all of his 88 years within its borders, entered eternal life Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at the Marquette County Medical Care Facility. He exuded the best of the traits he sought in those he called his friends: ...

Patricia Powers

NEGAUNEE, MI - Patricia Powers, age 68 of 7 Midway Drive in Negaunee, MI passed away on Thursday, Sept. 20th, 2018 surrounded by her family. She was born in Marquette MI on June 6th, 1950. The daughter of William and Helen (Diedrich) Powers, she moved to Wisconsin in her teens, graduated from ...

Robert J. ‘Bob’ Teddy

L’ANSE, MI - Robert J. “Bob” Teddy, age 65, of L’Anse, MI passed away Monday, September 24, 2018 at UP Health System, Marquette, MI. He was born in Detroit, MI on August 13, 1953 the son of the late Fred and Josephine (Zapolnik) Teddy. The family moved to L’Anse and Bob graduated ...

Julia Anne Guthrie

LIMESTONE TOWNSHIP, MI - Julia Anne Guthrie, age 27, of Limestone Township, entered eternal life, Sunday, September 16, 2018, at home, following a lengthy illness. Born February 13, 1991, in DesMoines, Iowa, a daughter of William and Jean (Freeman) Murrell IV, Julia was raised in DesMoines, ...

Lansford ‘Len’ O. Lilly

GWINN, MI - Lansford “Len” or “Lanny” Lilly, age 79, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans with family by his side. Born May 1, 1939 in Balls Gap, West Virginia to Richard and Violet (Peters) Lilly, he was the eldest of five ...

Isabelle M. Oien

CRYSTAL FALLS, MI - Isabelle M. Oien, age 102, of Crystal Falls, Mich., passed away Monday, September 24, 2018, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility, Crystal Falls, Mich. She was born September 9, 1916, in Gwinn, Mich., daughter of the late Corell and Burnidette (Fountain) Pepin. Isabelle ...

Jerry Walsh

NORTH MUSKEGON, MI - Jerry Walsh died from the effects of Lou Gehrig’s disease on Friday, September 21, 2018. He was born October 1, 1937 and was the first of seven children born to Edward and Lucille (Lyon) Walsh. Jerry was raised in Shaftsburg, MI and graduated from Perry High School ...

Keith Wangberg

NEGAUNEE, MI - Keith Harwood Wangberg, 89, of Croix St., Negaunee, passed away peacefully early Saturday morning, September 22, 2018 at Lakeview Assisted Living in Gladstone. Keith was born April 9, 1929 in Negaunee to Fritz and Leona (Waters) Wangberg and graduated from Negaunee High School ...

Edward P. Chevrette

PALMER, MI - Edward Paul Chevrette, 62, of Hwy. M-35, Palmer, passed away at his home Friday morning, September 21, 2018. Ed was born September 24, 1955 in Ishpeming to Lyle J. ‘Ninny’ and Jacquelene A. (Tossava) Krachey and attended St. Paul school in Negaunee, Gwinn schools and ...

Donald James ‘Donny’ Gatiss Sr.

MUNISING, MI - Donald James “Donny” Gatiss, Sr., age 87, of Munising, died Saturday, September 22, 2018 surrounded by family at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans. He was born in Munising to the late John and Verna (Bauman) Gatiss. Donny was a member of the Wm. G. Mather High School ...

Patricia A. Wilkinson

GWINN—Patricia A. Wilkinson, 73, of Gwinn, passed away on Friday evening, September 21, 2018 surrounded by her loving family and under the care of U.P. Home Health & Hospice. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Canale & Pennock Funeral Service in Ishpeming.

Lynda Sue (Parrish) Jolls

CURTISVILLE, MI —Lynda Sue (Parrish) Jolls of Curtisville, Michigan, formerly of Limestone, Michigan went to be with the Lord in her sleep while at home on Saturday morning, September 15, 2018. She was born on July 2, 1964 to the late Norman and Audrey (Cooper) Parrish in Montcalm ...

Paul P. Van Damme

WATSON, MI - Paul P. Van Damme, 94, of Watson, passed away Tuesday evening, September 18, 2018 at U.P Health System – Marquette. He was a resident of Eastwood Nursing Center in Negaunee. Born May 24, 1924 in St. Nicholas, MI, Paul was third of the eight children born to Flemish Belgian ...

Bernard C. Reynolds

MARQUETTE, MI – Bernard Clair Reynolds, age 94, of Marquette, entered eternal life Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at UP Health System - Marquette. Born February 28, 1924 in Marquette, a son of Howard and Clara (Messier) Reynolds, Bernard was raised in Marquette and graduated from Graveraet ...

John D. Arquette

MARQUETTE, MI - John D. Arquette, 69, of Marquette, passed away on Wednesday morning, September 19, 2018. John was born on January 16, 1949 in Ferndale, MI to the late Ernest and Josephine (Rossi) Arquette. John was a gentle giant with wicked sense of humor and a heart of gold. He spent ...

Marjorie ‘Marj’ Wallace

ESCANABA, MI - Marjorie “Marj” Wallace, age 79, of Escanaba and formerly of Munising, died Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at the Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers, Michigan. No public services will be held at this time. Her obituary and online guestbook may be viewed and signed at ...

Terrence D. Reveal

MARQUETTE, MI - Graveside services, with veteran’s honors, for Terrence Donald Reveal, will be held at the Park Cemetery, Marquette, on Tuesday, September 25 at 1:00 pm. Mr. Reveal, formerly of Escanaba, and former Escanaba DAV commander, entered eternal life September 7, 2018, at the D.J. ...

Dr. Adam Brish

SURPRISE, AZ - Dr. Adam Brish, age 93, of Marquette, MI, and Sun City West, AZ passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2018 in Surprise, AZ. Adam was born in Lodz, Poland to Sura and Yeshayahu Brysz. He was a Holocaust survivor, only ultimately surviving by hiding in the Lodz Ghetto with his ...