Obituaries

Carol L. Stockholm

GLADSTONE, MI - Carol L. Stockholm, age 100, formerly of Gladstone, passed away Friday evening, November 17, 2017 at Brookridge Heights Assisted Living and Memory Care in Marquette. She was born on December 1, 1916 in South Acton, MA, the daughter of William and Vinnie (Olmstead) Crosby. ...

Kimball J. “Kim” Eddy

NEWBERRY, MI - Lifelong Newberry resident, Kimball J. “Kim” Eddy, 72, died Thursday morning November 23, 2017 at his residence under the care of North Woods Hospice and his loving family. Friends may call at the Beaulieu Funeral Home in Newberry on Sunday November 26, 2017 from 4:00 pm to ...

Patricia M. Gardyko

NEGAUNEE, MI - Patricia Mae Gardyko, 75, of Peck St., Negaunee, passed away at home in the care of her loving family early Friday morning, November 24, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Wednesday, November 29th at St. Paul Catholic Church with Monsignor Peter ...

James M. McGee

MARQUETTE, MI - James M. “Jim” McGee, 94, of Marquette, died Friday morning, November 24, 2017 at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette. The McGee family will greet relatives and friends on Friday, December 1st from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Canale- Tonella Funeral Home where a ...

Charles “Chach” Landon Peters Jr.

MUNISING, MI - To everything there is a season — Charles “Chach” Landon Peters, Jr. loved this time of year and he headed to an early hunting camp on Wednesday evening, November 8, 2017 at his home under the loving and tender care of his family and North Woods Hospice. He was born in ...

Jerry ‘Bear’ Bennett

MARQUETTE, MI - Jerry “Bear” Bennett, age 87, of Marquette, passed away Wednesday morning, November 22, 2017, at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans. Born “Gerald Stanley” October 7, 1930, in New York City, a son of Richard and Augusta (Eichenhorn) Bennett, Jerry was raised in ...

Julia M. (Strom) Kuczwara

GREENFIELD, MA - Julia M. (Strom) Kuczwara, 90, a resident of the Charlene Manor Extended Nursing Facility, 130 Colrain Road, died Sunday evening, November 19, 2017 following a period of declining health, a day after celebrating her 90th birthday. She was born in Cape Girardeau, MO, on ...

Paula Arlene Lancour

MARQUETTE, MI — A Lifelong Marquette resident, Paula Arlene Lancour, age 75, entered eternal life Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at UP Health System - Marquette, in the loving care of her family. Born December 21, 1941, in Marquette, a daughter of Harold and Agnes (Carlson) Koski, Paula ...

Joseph W. Menze

MARQUETTE, MI - Joseph W. Menze, 81, of Marquette, died Sunday morning, November 19, 2017 at U.P. Health System-Marquette. Joe was born on February 12, 1936 in Marquette, a son of the late Franz and Amelia (Brunngraeber) Menze and was a lifelong Upper Peninsula resident. He was a 1954 ...

Donald L. Oswald

GWINN, MI - Donald L. Oswald, 84, of Gwinn, died Sunday morning, November 19, 2017 at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans. He was born June 26, 1933 in Elgin, Illinois a son of the late Chester and Irma (Druehl) Oswald. On August 15, 1957 he married Yachiyo Yamazaki in Tokyo, Japan and she ...

Russell ‘Woody’ Wilder

LAKE LINDEN, MI - Russell “Woody” Wilder, 78, of Lake Linden, passed away at his home on November 20, 2017. He was born on January 11, 1939, in Munising, a son of Wanda and Russell Wilder. He graduated from Munising High School. He served in the US Coast Guard and was honorably ...

Linda Beth Jacobs

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP, MI - Linda Beth Jacobs, age 81, of Negaunee Township, entered eternal life Monday, November 20, 2017, at her home, in the loving care of her family and the caregivers of Upper Peninsula Home Health and Hospice. Born March 16, 1936, in Cleveland, Ohio, a daughter of William ...

George E. Maule Jr.

ROCK, MI - George Earl Maule Jr. left this life on November 17, 2017 at the age of 79. George was born on May 14, 1938 to George and Edna (Johnson) Maule in Farmington Hills, MI. He spent his early life in Farmington Hills, MI before the family moved to Wyandotte, MI when George was in his ...

Randolph O. Anderson

ISHPEMING, MI - Randolph O. Anderson, age 88 of 2111 Prairie Ave, Ishpeming passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the Marquette County Medical Care Facility while in the loving care of family, staff at MCMCF and U.P. Home Health and Hospice. Randolph was born November 23, 1928 in Ishpeming ...

Paul Roberts

ARCADIA, CA - Paul Joseph Roberts, age 83, of 171 Elkins Place Arcadia, California passed away at his home on Thursday November 16, 2017 while under the loving care of his family. Paul was born in Negaunee, Michigan on September 25, 1934 to the late Jack and Carmen (Rappazini) Roberts. ...

Linda Beth Jacobs

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP, MI - Linda Beth Jacobs, age 81, of Negaunee Township, entered eternal life on Monday, November 20, 2017 at her home in the loving care of her family and the caregivers of Upper Peninsula Home Health and Hospice. The Swanson-Lundquist Funeral Home is serving the family where ...

Donald L. Oswald

GWINN, MI - Donald L. Oswald, 84, of Gwinn, died Sunday morning, November 19, 2017 at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Canale-Gwinn Funeral Home.

Aune Marie Juntunen

EBEN JUNCTION, MI - Aune Marie Juntunen, age 97, of Eben Junction, died early Friday morning, November 17, 2017 at UPHS Marquette. She was born the on the family homestead in Eben Junction on January 31, 1920 to Finnish immigrants Uuno and Alma (Makinen) Koski. Aune was the third of nine ...

Patricia Zuba

MARQUETTE - Patricia Zuba, 76, passed away Saturday, November 18, 2017 at U.P. Health System-Marquette. Arrangements are pending with the Fassbender Funeral Home. Please visit fassbenderfuneralhome.com to express your condolences online.

Abbigail (Abbi) Rinaldi

MARQUETTE, MI - Abbigail (Abbi) Anna Rinaldi formerly from Marquette, MI, died tragically in Phoenix AZ at the age of 32. She was born at K.I. Sawyer AFB, MI July 25th, 1985. After moving to Texas, Abbigail joined the U.S. Air Force in 2008. During her time in the Air Force she was ...