Obituaries

Susan C. Hargreaves

BIG BAY, MI — Susan Hargreaves, 73, of Big Bay, Michigan, died peacefully at UP Health System - Marquette on Monday, October 22, 2018. She was born to the late Theodore Krohne and Doris Krohne on March 16, 1945 in Elmhurst, Illinois. Susan attended York High School in Elmhurst, Illinois, ...

Edith Y. Armatti

GWINN, MI - Edith Yolanda (Storti) Armatti, 97, of Gwinn, passed away, Sunday morning, October 28, 2018 at her home with family by her side and under the care of Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice. Edith was born December 9, 1920 at her home in Gwinn. She graduated from Gwinn High School ...

Norman G. ‘Handsome Norm’ Carlson

ISHPEMING, MI — Norman G. “Handsome Norm” Carlson, age 71, of 111 Bluff St. #211 Ishpeming, passed away on Friday, October 26th, at his home. Norm was born in Ishpeming, MI on January 29, 1947, son of the late Elaine G. (Maki) and John “Cowboy” Carlson. He was a graduate of the ...

Judith (Judy) Davenport

LA SALLE, CO. - On Sunday, October 21, 2018, Judith (Judy) Davenport of LaSalle passed away at the age of 80. Judy was born in Negaunee, Michigan on September 1, 1938. She attended Northern Michigan University where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education. She taught ...

Carl Robert Berglund

BROOKLYN PARK, MN — A life well lived was cut short on Saturday morning, October 27, 2018, when Carl peacefully passed away surrounded by family at J.A. Wedum Residential Hospice, in Brooklyn Park, MN. Originally from Marquette, Michigan, Carl was born on August 19, 1981 to Robert and ...

Leone Marie Amo

MARQUETTE, MI — Leone Marie Amo, age 91, of Marquette, passed away Saturday afternoon, October 27, 2018, at Trillium Hospice House, in the loving, comforting care of her family and the Trillium staff. Born April 24, 1927, in Ironwood, a daughter of Joseph and Norine (LaFave) Gribble, Leone ...

Karl Zueger

MARQUETTE, MI — Karl Zueger, 52, passed away peacefully with his family surrounding him on October 27, 2018 after a more than a two-year battle with ALS, Lou Gehrig’s disease. He was born in Madison, Wisconsin, March 12, 1966, the son of Arnold and Diane Zueger. Karl’s brilliance, ...

Jamie A. Moody

ISHPEMING, MI — Jamie A. Moody, 56, died Sunday evening, October 28, 2018 at The Lighthouse at Ishpeming Health & Rehabilitation Center while under the care of Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice. Jamie was born on January 28, 1962 in Traverse City, MI to the late James and Martha ...

Rose Kangas

MARQUETTE, MI - Rose Kangas passed away at her home in Brookridge Heights on Saturday, October 27th, 2018 with her loving family at her side. Rose Flora Forster was born on July 24, 1924 in Shoreditch, London, England to her parents Frederick William Forster and Rose Eva (Barker) Forster. ...

Nancy J. Haanpaa

NEGAUNEE, MI - Nancy Jean Haanpaa, 72, of Negaunee, formerly of Herman, died Friday morning, October 26, 2018 at Eastwood Nursing Center in Negaunee while under the care of UP Home Health & Hospice. She was born September 13, 1946 in L’Anse, a daughter of the late Homer and Frances ...

Percing O. ‘Cap’ Fure

BEAVER DAM, WI - Percing O. Fure, known to his many friends as “Cap,” passed away on October 25, 2018, at the age of 99 years. A native of the farm country of Northern Iowa, Cap was the eighth of twelve children and the first to attend college, graduating from Luther College in 1943. ...

Ray W. Cardew Sr.

LAKE ORION, MI - Ray W. Cardew Sr. of Lake Orion, passed away on October 22, 2018 at the age of 102. Ray is the beloved husband of the late Ruth Marie Cardew for 73 years; dear father of Ross (Joanne), Richard, and the late Warren Jr.; loving grandfather of Jay, Taryn, Brad, Adam and ...

Maurice ‘Butch’ Sause

GWINN, MI - Maurice “Butch” Sause, born June 30, 1952 and passed away October 8, 2018 at U.P. Health System - Marquette surrounded by family and friends. Per Butch’s request there will be no funeral services held. A celebration of life will be held at the Happy Hour Bar in Gwinn on ...

Nancy Jean Haanpaa

NEGAUNEE, MI - Nancy Jean Haanpaa, 72, of Negaunee, died Friday morning, October 26, 2018 at Eastwood Nursing Center in Negaunee while under the care of UP Home Health & Hospice. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Canale & Pennock Funeral Service in Ishpeming.

Norman G. ‘Handsome Norm’ Carlson

ISHPEMING - Norman G. “Handsome Norm” Carlson, age 71, of 111 Bluff St. #211 Ishpeming, passed away on Friday, October 26th, at his home. The family will greet relatives and friends from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday November 2, 2018 at the Bjork & Zhulkie Funeral Home where a Memorial ...

Mary K. Peterson

MARQUETTE, MI - Mary K. Peterson, loved and admired by many, died September 25, 2018 at Brookridge Heights Assisted Living in Marquette, Michigan. After graduating from Marquette High School, Mary K. went on to receive her nursing degree from St. Luke’s School of Nursing where she ...

Christine Marie Johnson

HARVEY, MI – Christine Marie Johnson, age 74, of Harvey, entered eternal life Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at UP Health System - Marquette. Born May 21, 1944, in Ramsay, a daughter of Floyd and Alice (Malnar) Heinz, Christine was raised in Ewen and graduated from the Ewen-Trout Creek High ...

Marilyn V. Ostlund

ISHPEMING TWP., MI - Marilyn V. (Eade) Ostlund, age 81 of Ishpeming Township resident passed away on Wednesday October 24, 2018 at UP Health System Bell where she been a patient for the past 2 days. Despite living with MS for over 30 years, Marilyn found joy in all she did and had a wonderful ...

Lowell R. Johnson

MARQUETTE, MI - Lowell R. Johnson, age 86, lifelong Marquette resident, entered eternal life Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at the Norlite Nursing Center. Born July 31, 1932, in Marquette, a son of Arne and Helen (Fossmo) Johnson, Lowell was a 1950 graduate of Graveraet High School. He then ...

Donald J. Shepherd

April 5th, 1935 - October 21st, 2018 SHEBOYGAN, WI/REPUBLIC, MI - Donald J. Shepherd, 83, longtime Republic, MI resident passed away October 21 at Progressive Health Care Services in Sheboygan, WI. Donald was born April 5, 1935 to Harold and Cecelia (Ringuette) Shepherd. He graduated from ...