Obituaries

Iris Noel Bugg

MUNISING, MI - Iris Noel Bugg, age 69, of Munising, died Monday afternoon, June 17, 2019 at UPHS Marquette following a brief illness. She was born on February 6, 1950 in Munising to Leo and Irma (Sommerville) Tyner. Iris attended Sacred Heart School and graduated from Wm. G. Mather High School ...

Marion Salson

ISHPEMING, MI - Marion Salson, age 82, longtime Diorite area resident, unexpectedly passed away on Thursday May 30, 2019, at UP Health System Marquette. Marion was born on March 2, 1937, in Republic, daughter of the late James and Josephine (St. Andre) LaBeau. She grew up in Republic and ...

Eric Anderson

GWINN, MI - Eric Alan Anderson, 55, passed away in Marquette, Michigan, on June 15, 2019, five months after being diagnosed with esophageal cancer. He was born on October 9, 1963 at Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo, Michigan, to Bruce Martin and Patricia Lillian (Petersen) Anderson. Eric grew up ...

Peter Edward Ringuette

PORT SANILAC, MI - Peter Edward Ringuette of Port Sanilac, MI, went home to be with the Lord, June 11, 2019 after a long illness due to an auto accident in December 2017. He is survived by wife, Sandra Marsh Martin Ringuette of 24 years, step children; Carrie (Andrew) McKenzie of Wheeling, ...

Mary Ann Saless

MARQUETTE/REPUBLIC, MI - Mary Ann Saless, age 81, longtime Republic resident, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 at the Norlite Nursing Center in Marquette. Mary was born December 13, 1937 at home in Republic to Walter and Imbie (Auguson) Hakala. She graduated from Republic High School, ...

Alan Arnold Lindquist

PORT SAINT LUCIE, FL - Alan Arnold Lindquist of Port Saint Lucie, Florida passed away on May 10, 2019. Alan was born August 31, 1934, in Rosalind Township, North Dakota to his parents Alfred Gustof Lindquist and Grace Mildred (Young) Lindquist. In addition to his parents, Alan was ...

Virginia Ann ‘Jean’ Mannila

ISHPEMING, MI - Virginia Ann “Jean” Mannila, age 88, lshpeming resident passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Marquette County Medical Care Facility while in the loving care of her family. Virginia’s family will greet relatives and friends from 10:00 am – 12:00 noon on Friday, ...

Iris (nee Tyner) Bugg

WETMORE, MI - Iris (nee Tyner) Bugg, age 69, of Wetmore, died Monday afternoon, June 17, 2019 at UPHS Marquette following a brief illness. Complete arrangements will be announced by the Bowerman Funeral Home and may be found at bowermanfuneralhome.net

Ann E. Wise

ISHPEMING, MI – Ann E. Wise, age 75, of 212 Hazel St., Ishpeming passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 13, 2019 while in the loving care of her family and the Upper Peninsula Home Health and Hospice at her home in Ishpeming after battling ALS. Ann was born in Ishpeming on March 1, 1944 ...

Nancy Ann Emblom

ISHPEMING, MI - Nancy Ann Emblom of 260 South Steel Street in Ishpeming passed away at her home on Saturday, June 15. In recent years she has suffered from compression fractures in her back and most recently general weakness in her body. Nancy was born on May 9, 1939, and recently celebrated ...

Keith Germain

MIDWAY LOCATION, MI - Keith Hector Germain, 65, of Highway M-35, Midway Location, passed away early Saturday morning, June 15, 2019 at the Norlite Nursing Center. Honoring Keith’s wishes, no public services will be held. Burial will take place in Northland Chapel Gardens. The Koskey ...

Jerry F. Moore and Jean Ann (Marketty) Moore

LAKELAND, FL - Jerry F. Moore, 83, passed away at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Lakeland, Florida on Monday, April 29, 2019. Jerry was born July 6, 1935, in Bicknell, Indiana. Jean Ann (Marketty) Moore, 80, passed away peacefully at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Lakeland, Florida on ...

John P. Snyder

ISHPEMING, MI – John P. Snyder, on Saturday June 1, 2019, passed away a day short of age 99. He was living at Mill Creek Senior Living Community in Marquette. During the last weeks of his life, he was under the care of Lake Superior Life Care and Hospice. John was born in Sheridan, Wyoming ...

Kenneth Cheatham

HARVEY, MI – Services, with veterans honors, for Kenneth Cheatham, will be held at the First Baptist Church on Saturday, June 22, at 11:00 am. The family will greet guests at a reception in the church fellowship hall following services. Mr. Cheatham, age 82, of Harvey, entered eternal life ...

Millicent E. ‘Mitzi’ McCuen

MARQUETTE, MI – Funeral services for Millicent E. “Mitzi” McCuen will be held at Fassbender Swanson Hansen Funeral and Cremation Services on Sunday, June 23. The family will receive guests beginning at 12:00 noon until the time of service at 1:00 pm Sunday afternoon. A reception will ...

Barbara Ann Budinger

MARQUETTE, MI - Graveside committal services for Barbara Ann Budinger will be held at the Park Cemetery on Friday, June 21, at 10:30 am. Mrs. Budinger, age 80, of Marquette, entered eternal life August 31, 2018. Fassbender Swanson Hansen Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the ...

Joanne ‘Joni’ Schillinger

MARQUETTE, MI - Joanne “Joni” Schillinger, 78, of Marquette, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019 at her home. Joni was preceded in death by her parents, Edna K. and Jerome L. Schillinger, and her brother, James J. Schillinger. She is survived by a nephew, Russell M. Schillinger; a ...

Judith Arlene Knapp

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP, MI - Judith Arlene Knapp, age 79, of Negaunee Township, entered eternal life Thursday evening, June 13, 2019, at UP Health System - Bell, in the loving, comforting care of her family. Born December 20, 1939, in Marquette, one of ten children born to John and Ethel ...

Frances M. Derleth

LINCOLNSHIRE, IL - Frances M. Derleth, age 93, passed away May 30th, in Lincolnshire, Illinois. Fran was born and raised in Huntington Woods, Michigan. She attended the University of Michigan and graduated in 1948 from the College of Architecture and Design. Shortly afterward, she married ...

James Marvin Maki

BROOKSVILLE, FL - James Marvin Maki, 76, of Marquette died on November 13th, 2018, in Brooksville Florida. James was born on October 17th 1942, to Aake and Impie Maki, in Lanse, Michigan. He enlisted in the Air Force after high school, and returned to Michigan after his service. He was a long ...