Died: Thursday, February 19, 2015
Jane of Ortonville was born July 16, 1948 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Floice and Virginia (nee: Umlauf) Quisenberry. She married Donald Chisholm on August 12, 1966 in Berkley, MI. She is survived by her loving husband Don; four children, Marie (John) Diehl, Daniel (Dawn) Chisholm, Jason (Holly) Chisholm and Holly (Terry) Gryzb; 12 grandchildren, Colleen, Caleb, Austin, Joseph, Samuel, Scott, Olivia and Laura Diehl, Lydia and Hudson Chisholm, Coral and Ginger Gryzb; one great grandson, Bryson Diehl; one brother, Edward (Martha) Quisenberry; she was preceded in death by one sister Donna (Roger) Heyer. Jane was a 1966 graduate of Berkley High School. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 23, 2015 at COATS VILLAGE FUNERAL HOME-ORTONVILLE. Family will receive friends on Sunday from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Reverence Hospice. To send a condolence, go to www.CoatsFuneralHome.com/Obituaries.
Died: Tuesday, February 17, 2015
REED, John Emory, (1929-2015) passed away at his home in Waterford, Michigan after complications due to his battle with cancer. He was born in Clawson, Michigan where he attended high school. John was a wonderful man, loved and respected by all who knew him. He was a builder, real estate broker, earning the status of Realtor Emeritus, a businessman, husband and father of nine children, nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren. John loved golfing and family vacations at Reed’s Landing in Hillman, Mi. John was preceded in death by his parents, Azle and Rose McDaniel Reed, a son Tommy Reed, and his loving wife of 61 years, Mary Cole Reed. John is survived by 5 daughters and 3 sons, Dianne Reed (Dave Chester) of Fort Collins, Co., Mike Reed of Hillman, Mi., Kathy Hughes (Dave) of Laporte, Co., Mary Ann Hughes (Doug) of New Castle, Co. Barb Reed of Fort Collins, Co., Fred Reed (Nancy) of Hillman, Mi., Tim Reed (Joni) of Cheboygan, Mi. and Nancy Runyon (Chuck) of Waterford, Mi., a sister, Barbara Gorton (Fred), and a brother, Walter Reed (Carole). Grandchildren: Cindy, Kristy, Michelle, Audrey, Jenny, Justin, Reed, Adam and Emily. Great Grandchildren: Brandy, John, Leanna, Colter and Myles. Friends may visit Thursday 3-5 & 7-9 pm at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston. Memorial Mass Friday 11 am at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, Waterford. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Geri died in Mesa, Arizona. She was born May 29, 1927 in Flint, MI She married Thomas R. (Bob) Terryah on July 24, 1945 in Ortonville, MI. They lived in Goodrich, Ortonville, Jackson and Mesa, AZ.
Surviving are 2 children: Janice (Don) Spry of Linden and Thomas (Peg) Terryah of Heber, AZ; 7 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren; brother Kenneth (Mary Lou) Gocha and brother-in-law Lewis Terryah and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by their son Larry; brothers Don and Herb Gocha. Her husband Thomas followed her in death on March 10, 2015.
A private burial service is to be held at the Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly.
Died: Monday, February 16, 2015
MacDONALD, Martha E.; of Waterford; formerly of Clarkston and Royal Oak; February 16, 2015; age 95; mother of Janice (John) Nelson; preceded in death by her sons Richard & H. Lee; Gram of Michelle Ledogar, Roxxey Ryan, Robert (Resha) Ryan and Nicole (Don) Hall; great grandma of Jerrit, Justin, Autumn & Steven. Special Aunt of Linda Ballard. Martha was a hairdresser for many years and had a beauty shop in her home. Funeral Service Friday, February 20, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston where friends may visit Friday 11:30 a.m. until time of service. Inurnment Lakeview Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Disabled American Veterans.
Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Sunday, February 15, 2015
Robert E. Trottier, of Oxford, passed away February 15, 2015 in the presence of his family who loved him dearly. He was 74.
Born April 17, 1940, Robert is the beloved husband of Jeanne Trottier. Devoted and supportive father to Robert (Tammy), Steven (Melanie), Amy (Gary) Reed, Ted (Kristen), Susan Skalecki and preceded in death by his beloved daughter Michelle Harding. Grandfather of Wendy (Joe) Penzien, Andy Trottier, Crystal Trottier, Lee Terry, Raechel Terry, Ryan Trottier, Matthew Trottier, Krysten Trottier, Richard (Erica) Harding, Kent Harding, Adam Harding, Christopher Harding, Heather (Ryan) Koessel, Nicholas Trottier, Jason Souter, Amanda Crisan and Alec Skalecki. Great grandfather of Emily, Austin, Brianna, Kiley, Haven, Hunter, Bailei, Braelyn, Caden, Carter, Mya, Ella, Addison, Michael and Nicholas. Dearest son of Edward and Ernestine Trottier.
Beloved brother of Charlene, Pete (Pam), Joyce (Helen), Ken, Claudette (Steve), Linda (Paul), Carol Ann (Dave) and Ron (Kathy). Caring brother-in-law to David (Brenda), Diane, Dolores (Dan). Loving uncle to many nieces and nephews. Dearest friend of Dave & Terry Price.
Bob generously spent his life building a legacy for his family. He was an avid hunter and trap shooter. He also enjoyed playing cards, golfing and fishing with his family and friends. His presence will be deeply missed and his memory cherished by all who knew him.
A funeral service was held on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors in Oxford.
Interment at Ridgelawn Memoral Cemetery in Oxford.
Died: Saturday, February 14, 2015
BUHL, Gilbert F. of Clarkston; February 14, 2015; age 78; preceded in death by his wife Catherine and siblings Retta Sample and Randy Buhl; father of Donna (Thomas) King, Gilbert (Jennifer) Buhl, Jr., Rebecca (Mike) Hetchler; grandfather of Scott (Jennifer) Buhl, Allen (Misty) King, Melissa (Ken) Cummings and Molly (Aaron) Warnke, Gilbert Buhl, III, Adam, Tanner and Michael (Meredith) Hetchler, Angie (Matt) Howe and Myra Hudson; great grandfather of 23; brother of Fran (late Bob) Neff, Retha (Jess) Kilburn, Perry (Sharon) Buhl, Debbie Fultz and Teresa (Mike) Lovelace. Gil served in the Navy and retired from General Motors. Funeral Service Thursday 10:00 am at Lewis E. Wint and Son Funeral Home, where friends may visit Wednesday 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Interment Great Lakes National Cemetery. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Friday, February 13, 2015
SWENDSEN, Susan J. “Sue” of Clarkston; February 13, 2015 age 57. Loving wife of Bob; beloved mother of Dustyn and Chellsie Swendsen; daughter of John and Elizabeth LaRou; sister of Denise (Paul) Limbach; daughter in law of Bob and Dee Swendsen. Memorial Service 5 pm Saturday, February 21, 2015 at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston where friends may visit Saturday 2 pm until time of the service. Memorials may be made to the Michigan Special Olympics. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Thursday, February 12, 2015
LOVE, Byron K., Ph.D.; of Clarkston; February 12, 2015; age 86; husband of Margaret for 61 ˝ years; father of Ellis Love, Margo Love and Heather (Brett) King; grandpa of Cameron and Ryan King; brother of Elaine Love. Dr. Byron Love retired from Pontiac Community Schools as Deputy Superintendent and was on the Board of Directors as Chairperson at New Passages. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. Memorial Service 12:00 noon Saturday, February 21, 2015 at the All Saints Episcopal Church, Pontiac. Inurnment Great Lakes National Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston. Memorials may be made to All Saints Episcopal Church. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Sunday, February 08, 2015
KRCEK, Noreen M.; of Dearborn; February 8, 2015; age 85; preceded in death by her husband George and grandsons George & Jeffrey; mother of George “Jerry” (Brenda) Krcek, Nancy (Tony) Argeropoulos, Ken (Pat) Krcek; grandma of Kevin (Christine), Brandon (Sara), Andrea (Roger), Kirk, George (Casey), Argean (Jason), Stephen (Alisha) & Lauren; also survived by 3 great grandsons. Noreen was the third oldest of ten Theisen children. Friends may visit the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston Thursday 3:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m. followed by a Celebration of Life Service .Private entombment St. Hedwig Cemetery. Donations may be made to Make A Wish Foundation. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Sunday, February 08, 2015
SMITH (WOLFF), Donna J.; of Lake Orion; formerly of Clarkston; February 8, 2015; age 76; mother of Kellie Kroll, Carrie Smith, Stu (Monica) Smith & Nathan Smith; “Gammie” of Ro, Lindsey, Sevasti & Isiah; Sister of Paula “Sunny” Szocinski; Aunt of Jamie Gillette. Donna was a dedicated educator and mentor. Friends may visit at Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston Thursday 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Elephant Sanctuary. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com