Obituaries

Harold M. Trewhella

NEGAUNEE, MI - Harold Martin Trewhella, 89, of Owaissa St., Negaunee, passed away peacefully Thursday afternoon, December 28, 2017 at the Marquette County Medical Care Facility in the care of his loving family. Harold was born April 8, 1928 in Palmer to Stephen and Hilma (Wakkuri) Trewhella ...

Robert Waters

ISHPEMING, MI - Robert C. Waters, age 90 of 2011 Prairie Ave, Ishpeming passed away Friday December 29, 2017 at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette where he has been a resident for the past 3 1/2 years. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bjork & Zhulkie ...

Oswald O. Salmi

RUMELY, MI. - Oswald O. Salmi, age 90, of Rumely, died on Friday afternoon, December 29, 2017 at the Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette, Michigan. Complete arrangements will be announced by the Bowerman Funeral Home.

Sherrie Michelle Nuernberg

NEGAUNEE, MI. - Sherrie Michelle Nuernberg, age 47, of Negaunee, entered eternal life Friday, December 29, 2017, at UP Health System - Marquette, in the loving, comforting care of her family. The Fassbender Funeral Home is serving the family. A complete obituary will be ...

Lorraine Alice Adams

ISHPEMING, MI - Lorraine Alice Adams, 84, of 124 North Camp Road, Ishpeming, passed away peacefully in her hometown late on Wednesday, December 27, 2017. She was, as always, surrounded by her family and their love. The Adams family will welcome relatives and friends at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, ...

William Keith Forslund

MARQUETTE, MI - William Keith Forslund, age 64, of Marquette, entered eternal life Tuesday, December 26, 2017, at his home. Born January 3, 1953, in Marquette, the son of William and Bertha Forslund, Bill was raised in Marquette, graduating from Marquette Senior High School. He was employed ...

Darcy J. D’Ambrosio

GWINN, MI - Darcy Jean D’Ambrosio, 61, of 346 S. Shag Lake Dr., Gwinn, passed away in the care of her loving family on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at UP Health System – Marquette. Darcy was born November 30, 1956 in Ishpeming to Gerald ‘Porky’ and Sharon (Mackey) Connors, graduated ...

Dan (Gobie) Gobert

RAPID RIVER, MI - Dan (Gobie) Gobert, 67, of Rapid River passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Tuesday December 26, 2017 at the DJ Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette following a lengthy hard fought battle with Parkinson’s disease. Dan was born January 18, 1950 in Escanaba, ...

David A. Neiger

BENZONIA, MI. - David A. Neiger, 65, died December 23, 2017. We imagine David has joined his parents in heaven and is probably fishing right now. In 1960, David was 8 years old when the family moved to Marquette, MI. In 1970, he graduated from the Marquette High School, four years later ...

L. Elaine Heliste

REPUBLIC, MI - L. Elaine Heliste, age 95, of Republic, passed away at 1:42PM on Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at her home surrounded by her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and Pastor Kevin Kaiser. Elaine was born on August 5, 1922 in Republic a daughter of Jalmer and Fannie ...

Harley E. Clickner

ISHPEMING, MI – Harley “Bud” E. Clickner, age 88, longtime Ishpeming resident passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 while in the loving care of his sons, staff at the Teal Lake Senior Living Community in Negaunee where he had been residing and the UP Home Health and ...

Janice Morin

MARQUETTE, MI - Janice Carol Morin (Dahlgren), 78, of Marquette, went to her final resting place surrounded by her loving family on December 24, 2017 after a brief battle with cancer. Janice was born in Alpha, Michigan on December 31, 1938 to Fern (Anderson) and Stanley Dahlgren. The family ...

Roger O. Wales

MARQIETTE, MI - Roger O. Wales, age 86, of Marquette, and formerly of Minneapolis, entered eternal life Monday, December 25, 2017, in the loving care of his family, and caregivers at Norlite Nursing Center. Born March 12, 1931, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, a son of Frank and Anna (Hansen) ...

Glenn ‘Mike’ Davis

MARQUETTE, MI - On the Winter Solstice, December 21, 2017, Glenn “Mike” Davis peacefully made his transition following a recurrence of cancer. He was surrounded by family and friends and under the care of UP Health System - Marquette. Mike was born in Detroit, Michigan, on September 22, ...

Clifford Luft

MARQUETTE, MI - Clifford Martin Luft, 79, of Marquette, died peacefully Tuesday evening, December 26, 2017 after a brief illness at UP Health System-Marq- uette, surrounded by his family. Cliff was born on May 8, 1938 in Carney, Michigan, one of 13 children born to Henry and Della (LeMay) ...

Daniel P. Hornbogen

MARQUETTE, MI. - Daniel Powell Hornbogen, Jr., 90, passed away Wednesday, December 20, surrounded by his wife and children at his home. Born on April 8, 1927 to Dr. Daniel Powell Hornbogen, Sr. and Katherine (Barnes) Hornbogen, Dan led an eclectic life. A life-long car enthusiast, he bought ...

Ronald M. Korpi

ISHPEMING, MI - Ronald M. Korpi, age 78 of 2095 Southwood Dr., Tilden Twp., passed away on Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017 at the Marquette Co Medical Care Facility in Ishpeming where he had resided since Dec. 18th. Ron was born January 4, 1939 in Ishpeming the son of the late Waino S. and Senia W. ...

Rachel S. Hetico Hirvonen

NEGAUNEE, MI - Rachel Selma Hetico Hirvonen died peacefully, after a brief illness, on December 15, 2017 at the Glenbrook Hospital, Glenview, IL. Rachel was born in Negaunee, MI, April 21, 1929, the youngest child and only daughter of Isaac and Selma Pentinmaki who were First generation ...

Joseph James Prisk

MARQUETTE, MI - Joseph J. “Joe” Prisk, age 79, of Marquette, entered eternal life Monday, December 25, 2017, at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans, in the care of his family and caregivers of Upper Peninsula Home Health and Hospice. Born March 11, 1938, in Ishpeming, a son of Joseph and ...

Margaret Haukkala

ISHPEMING TWP, MI - Margaret Haukkala, age 96 formerly of North Lake location passed away Sunday, December 24, 2017 at the Lighthouse at Ishpeming where she has resided for the past 12 years. Margaret was born March 27, 1921 in Ishpeming to Anthony and Genevieve (Bertucci) Barbiere, she was ...