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Obituaries

Marilyn Klahn

MARQUETTE, MI - Marilyn Klahn passed into eternal rest on November 7, 2019. A celebration of her life will take place via Zoom (similar to Apple Facetime) on Tuesday, July 21 at 1:00 PM. To participate please RSVP to Sarah Klahn at sannk06@gmail.com. Marilyn was born in Earlham, Iowa, in ...

Judith Laverne Shiotelis

PALM BAY, FL - Judith Laverne Shiotelis, 77, died on June 17, 2020, in Palm Bay, Florida. Judy was born on January 11, 1943, to Lysle and Helen Elder. She grew up in Marquette, Michigan. She had many fond memories of her childhood in the Upper Peninsula, including riding horses and enjoying ...

Marcia Ellen Taggart

MARQUETTE, MI - August 1st, 1964 to June 29th, 2020. Marcia Taggart, 55; passed away on Monday June 29th, succumbing to complication due to cancer. She died peacefully at her home surrounded by family and friends. Marcia was born in Palo alto California, but grew up in Wheaten, Illinois. She ...

Roger Francis DePetro

MARQUETTE, MI – A Service of the Word will be celebrated for Roger Francis DePetro at St. Michael Catholic Church on Friday, July 10. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm followed by a Service of the Word at 2:00 pm. Rev. Greg Heikkala will be the celebrant. Roger, age 59, entered eternal ...

Lillian H. ‘Lil’ Andriacchi

ISHPEMING, MI - Lillian H. “Lil” Andriacchi, age 90, lifelong Ishpeming resident passed away Thursday, July 2nd, 2020, at Marquette County Medical Care Facility from complications after a car accident 2 weeks prior. Lillian was born in North Lake, Michigan on July 30, 1929, a daughter of ...

Carolyn (Maki) Coleman

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP - Carolyn Joan (Maki) Coleman, 71, of North Road, Negaunee Township, passed away Sunday morning, July 5, 2020 at her home in the loving care of her daughter and son-in-law. Arrangements will be announced by the Koskey Funeral Home.

Kristine (Chylek Welch) Clemins

MARQUETTE - Kristine (Chylek Welch) Clemins, 58, of Marquette, died Friday morning, July 3, 2020 at UP Health System-Marquette. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Canale-Tonella Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Daniel J. Morris

MARQUETTE - Daniel J. Morris, 65, of Negaunee, died Friday, July 3, 2020 at Butterworth Spectrum Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Canale-Tonella Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Lucille Marie Palomaki

ISHPEMING, MI - Lucille Marie Palomaki, age 95, of Ishpeming, passed away Tuesday June 30, 2020, at her home, in the loving care of her caregivers from Lake Superior Life Care and Hospice. Born May 9, 1925, in Hibbing, Minnesota, a daughter of Frederick and Sidna (Majala) Hibernig, Lucille ...

Ina May Baldwin

SKANDIA, MI - Ina May Baldwin, age 79, of Skandia, passed away at home on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in the loving care of her family and staff from U.P. Home Health and Hospice. Born July 26, 1940, in Beaver Grove, a daughter of Joseph and Ina (Wessels) Santamore, Ina was raised in the Beaver ...

Judith Larson

GWINN, MI - Judith Ann ‘Judy’ Larson, 80, entered eternal life with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on April 9, 2020, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. She had been cared for by her husband, Robert, the staff at Mill Creek in Marquette, and U.P. Home Health & Hospice. ...

Rory Rankinen

NEGAUNEE TWP, MI - Rory Arnold Rankinen, 65, of Negaunee Township, passed away at home following a lengthy illness early Thursday morning, July 2, 2020, while in the care of his loving wife. Arrangements will be announced by the Koskey Funeral Home.

Rebecca A. Schoenbauer

GWINN, MI - Rebecca A. Schoenbauer, 53, of Gwinn, passed away June 1, 2020 at U.P. Health System-Marquette. A Celebration of Rebecca’s Life will be held on Friday, July 10, 2020, beginning at 6 pm at her family’s home, 87 N. Mitchell Street, Gwinn, MI 49841. Canale-Gwinn Funeral Home ...

William Edward Thomas

NEWBERRY, MI - William Edward Thomas, 69, of Newberry, died Tuesday evening June 30, 2020 at McLaren Northern Michigan in Petoskey. Per his request, cremations services were accorded with no public services scheduled. Condolences may be expressed at www.beaulieufuneralhome.com. Beaulieu ...

Vivian Claire (LaCombe) Rousseau

MUNISING, MI - Vivian “Fifi” Rousseau completed her circle of life on Friday morning, January 31, 2020, at the age of 95, at Harbour View Assisted Living in Munising. Services for Vivian Claire Rousseau will be held on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Munising ...

Kurt W. Pietila

PALMER, MI - Kurt William Pietila, 65, of Palmer, passed away peacefully at home early Tuesday morning, June 30, 2020 while in the care of his loving family. Kurt was born October 13, 1954 on Elmendorf Air Force Base in Achorage, Alaska to William R. and Doreen E. ‘Betty’ (Kangas) Pietila ...

Michael John Dishno

CLAREMORE, OK – Michael John Dishno, age 53, of Claremore, Oklahoma, and formerly of Marquette, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at the Hillcrest Medical Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Mike was born February 8, 1967, in Marquette, the son of Orville and Helen Dishno. He was a ...

Janice (Pietro) Knudsen Wick

BOREY, MN - Janice (Pietro) Knudsen Wick, age 84, passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020, peacefully at Grand Village Nursing Home. Janice was born on Octoer 7, 1935 in Ishpeming, MI to Esther (Laver and Paul J. Pietro. Janice’s mother passed away when she was only a toddler. She then lived ...

Robert Paul ‘Mahone’ Carlson

BARAGA, MI - Robert Paul “Mahone” Carlson was born on December 22, 1945 and passed away peacefully at his home on June 30, 2020 at the age of 74. Mahone’s complete obituary may be viewed and condolences sent to the family at www.reidfuneralservicec hapel.com The Reid Funeral Service ...

Angeline Marie Holman

MARQUETTE, MI – A gathering of family and friends, honoring the life of Angeline Marie “Angel” Holman, will be held at Fassbender Swanson Hansen Funeral and Cremation Services on Tuesday, July 7, from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm. Masks and social distancing will be encouraged of those ...