Obituaries

MARILYN A. DONNAN

Marilyn A. Donnan, 77, of Ludington, formerly of Alpena passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018, at her home in Ludington. Marilyn A. Eagling was born in Alpena on June 15, 1940, to the late Raymond and Vivian (Davis) Eagling. On Dec. 5, 1969, she married Arnold (Raymond) Donnan and together ...

Irene Kihn

KIHN, Irene Agnes, 89, of Hubbard Lake died Monday, June 4, 2018, at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition of The News.

ARLIE K. MANNING

Arlie K. Manning, 79 of Wallace, Mich., passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018, at his home. Arlie was born on Oct. 11, 1938, in Lachine, Mich., to the late Emery and Evelyn (Smith) Manning. On March 16, 1957, Arlie married the former Elaine Douglas in Alpena, Mich. Arlie worked as a carpenter ...

JULIE JOHANNA ENZENBERGER PHILPOT

Julie Johanna Enzenberger Philpot, beloved wife, daughter, sister, and friend passed to everlasting life on Friday, June 1, 2018. She was born July 25, 1991, to Glen and Terri (Leavesley) Enzenberger and was raised in Tawas City, Mich. She graduated from Tawas Area High School in 2009 and ...

MONOKA ELEANOR WEST

Monoka Eleanor West, 81, of Mikado, passed away on May 23, 2018, after a brief illness. Mother, Grandma, GMA, and Great-Great Grandma, Sister, Aunt, and friend, she was predeceased by husband Marshall West and daughter Belinda Cole. Survivors include her children, Tim (Rose) West of ...

Marilyn Donnan

DONNAN, Marilyn A., 77, of Ludington, formerly of Alpena, died Saturday, June 2, 2018 at her home in Ludington. She is survived by her husband Arnold; her six children, Julie (Van) Waters, Jerry(Brenda) Miller, Terry Miller, Trudie (Gary) Brandt, Larry Miller, Dawn (Stuart) Johnson, and their ...

JERRY WILLIAM GUY

Jerry William Guy “Skid Row”, 67, of Ossineke passed away suddenly Friday, June 1, 2018 while driving his semi in Iosco County. Jerry was born in Alpena on Dec. 8, 1950 to the late Donald and Helen (King) Guy and married the love of his life, Jeanne Rings on Jan. 16, 1971. Jerry truly ...

ERIC ARTHUR KANARR

Eric Arthur Kanarr, 76, of Lachine went home to his Heavenly Father on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. Eric was born in Alpena on April 1, 1942 to the late Benjamin and June (Hachmuth) Kanarr and married Erdine Klein on Aug. 7, 1965. He was employed by Alpena ...

Douglas Wenzel

Douglas K. Wenzel who died on April 23, 2018 will be having a memorial service on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the First Congregational Church 201 S. 2nd Ave, Alpena at 11 a.m., with a Celebration of Life reception to follow.

Charles Bearman

BEARMAN, Charles D., 65, of Rogers City died unexpectedly at home on May 31, 2018. He is survived by two sisters, Mary Bruning of Rogers City and Patti (Glenn) Ruhlig of Ludington; andone brother, James (Mary Ellen) of Jackson; and many nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the Beck ...

Norman Bredow

BREDOW, Norman Keith, 63, of Alpena died on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at home. He has been taken for cremation from McWilliams Funeral Home and a private service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be registered at www.mcwilliamsfh.com.

Jerry Guy

GUY, Jerry W., 67, of Ossineke died Friday, June 1, 2018, in an auto accident in Oscoda. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition of The News.

Velma Miller

MILLER, Velma Gay, died May 22, 2018, in Bend, Ore. of natural causes. She is survived by five children, Larry Weygandt of Madras, Ore.,and Bart Weygandt of Bend, Ore., Regenna McBride of Alpena, LeeAnn Dashiell of Chehalis, Wash., and Samantha Miller of Bonney Lake, Wash.; 13 grandchildren; ...

Russell Roberts

ROBERTS, Russell Kaye, 55, of Alpena died Sunday, May 27, 2018, at home. There will be no service and his ashes will be buried at his home.

Roger Bendes

BENDES, Roger Alexander, 69, of Alpena died Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at home. He is survived by his wife, Jere; son, Patrick; one brother; and two sisters. A memorial service will take place in St. Charles. Cremation arrangements have been handled by Bannan Funeral Home.

Delores Eagle

EAGLE, Delores A., 89, of Black Lake died peacefully at home on May 30, 2018. She is survived by her daughter, Beverly Hill of Black Lake; and two sisters, Alvera and Beverly No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are in care of the Beck Funeral Home. Online ...

LARRY THOMAS GAWNE

Larry Thomas Gawne, age 75, of Hillman passed away on May 31, 2018, in Hillman, Mich. Larry was born in Omer, Mich., to the late George and Lois (McLean) Gawne on Aug. 16, 1942. He graduated high school from Whittemore-Prescott in 1961. Larry married Sharon Jones on June 8, 1963, in ...

Allan Erke

ERKE, Allan H., 82 of Belknap Township died Tuesday afternoon May 29, 2018, at his home. He is survived by his wife Darla; six children Roxane Lewis of Columbus, Ga., Steve (Amy) of Alpena, Holly (Harry) Guenterberg, Robert (Patricia), Jayla (Kevin) Vekaryasz all of Rogers City, and Julie ...

KATHLEEN KOCH

Memorial service for Kathleen “Candy” Koch will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 6, 2018, at Gillette Memorial Chapel with Erik Bergquist officiating. Kathleen “Candy” Koch, 68, of Rozet, Wyo., went to dance among the stars on May 13, 2018. Kathleen “Kathy” Margaret ...

LOIS MARIE CLOUS

Lois Marie Clous beloved wife, mother, grandma, great-grandma, sister, aunt and friend went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, May 24, 2018. She was 85 years old. Lois was born Aug. 2, 1932 to Earl and Freda (Bey) Kauffman in Alpena, Mich. She married Francis "Fritz" Clous on ...