Obituaries

TERRY LEE ST. ONGE

Terry Lee St. Onge, 62, of Rogers City passed away Saturday, June 1, 2019, at the Brege House AFC in Rogers City. Terry was born on June 4, 1956, to Kenneth and Donita (Nugent) St. Onge. Terry enjoyed listening to music and being outdoors. Surviving are his mother, Donita; three sisters, ...

JOHN A. DUMONT

John A. Dumont, age 84, of Ossineke, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena. On Feb. 23, 1935, John was born to the late Amil and Mary Amelia (McGillis) Dumont in Mikado, Mich. He married Patricia A. Pilarski on Sept. 14, 1963. John worked as a ...

CATHERINE ELIZABETH WEIDE

Catherine Elizabeth Weide, 71, of Ossineke, entered eternal peace on Friday May 24, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loved ones. She will be forever deeply missed by all who crossed her path. Cathy “Cat” was born on Oct. 15, 1947 in Alpena to the late “Roy” and Mary (Jacques) ...

Mary Elizabeth Allen

ALLEN, Mary Elizabeth, 55, of Hillman, died peacefully on May 31, 2019 at MediLodge of Hillman. She is survived by her husband, Steven, of Hillman, sons Nicholas, of Hillman, and Tyler (Lizz), of Farmington Hills, grandchildren Angelika and Lilly, and sisters Deborah Brink, of Lawton, Okla., ...

Steven L. Gauthier

GAUTHIER, Steven L., 57, of Ossineke, died peacefully on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at Medilodge of Alpena. Per his wishes, Steven has been taken from the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home for cremation. A complete obituary will be announced by the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home in a future edition of The ...

Doris M. Piper

PIPER, Doris M., 90, of Lachine, died Friday, May 31, 2019 at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition of The News.

Anna M. and Corey J. Soborowski

SOBOROWSKI, Anna M., 56, died June 25, 2013, and her son, Corey J., 41, died December 31, 2018. A graveside service will take place Saturday, June 8 at 3 p.m. at Pleasant View Cemetery, Gillard Road, Spruce. A celebration of Anna and Corey’s life will take place on Tolan Road after the ...

SHERMAN CARROLL ROBNOLT

Sherman Carroll “Robby” Robnolt, MSGT, USAF (Ret), of McGehee died on Wednesday, May 29 at the VA Regional Medical Center in Little Rock, surrounded by his family. He was born in Stuttgart, Ark. on July 6, 1934 to Carroll Dennison Robnolt and Laura Marshall Robnolt. He was preceded in ...

Julia M. Demos

DEMOS, Julia M., 88, of Posen, died May 22, 2019 at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City. Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Thursday, June 13 from 4-8 p.m. Visitation will resume on Friday at Peace Lutheran Church from 10 a.m. until time of her funeral at 11 a.m. with Pastor J. ...

Burton Lovell Wright

WRIGHT, Burton Lovell, 93, died peacefully on Wednesday, May 22 at Robin’s Nest Adult Foster Care in Caro, Mich. He is survived by his daughter, Susan, of Caro, and her two children, Scott and Saira, and his two sons, Tim (Paula), of Gladstone, Mich., and their two children, Emily (Kevin) ...

JOSEPH C. GAPCZYNSKI

Joseph C. Gapczynski, age 90 of Rogers City, passed away March 26, 2019, at the Birch Lane AFC Home. He was born March 20, 1929, in Rogers City to Cash and Jennie (Styma) Gapczynski. Joe graduated from Rogers City High School in 1948. He served in the United States Army from 1951 through ...

ARTHUR L. GUREN

Arthur “Art” L. Guren, 85, of Hubbard Lake, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at home. He was born in Akron, Ohio, on April 16, 1934, and served 21 years in the United States Army, retiring as a Lt. Colonel before moving to Hubbard Lake. He was a member of the Alcona Health Center Board ...

JOHN CLAYTON McCLURE

John “Jack” Clayton McClure, 78 of Traverse City, Mich., formerly of Long Rapids, Mich., passed away peacefully surrounded by family on May 25, 2019 after a courageous battle with cancer. Jack was born in Long Rapids, Mich. on April 22, 1941 to John and Thelma (Sauls) McClure. He was ...

Norman G. Gosselin

GOSSELIN, Norman G., 78, of Rogers City, died at home on May 28, 2019. Norm is survived by his wife, Margarita, three children, Amanda (Tom) Doss, of Indian River, Sheri (Merlee) Kilmer, of Indian River, and Tina (Chip) Greenway, of Alpena, seven grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, ...

THOMAS RAYMOND HATCH

Thomas “Tom” Raymond Hatch, 69, of Alpena passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019 at MidMichigan Medical Center-Midland. Thomas was born in Alpena to Richard and Donna (Olson) Hatch on March 10, 1950. Tom worked as a carpet cleaner, long distance truck driver and a CNC operator. Thomas enjoyed ...

ERNA A. MILLER

Erna A. Miller, 85, was called into the presence of her Savior, Jesus Christ on May 24, 2019 at Turning Brook. Erna Adeline Meyer was born July 16, 1933 in Ossineke, Michigan to the late Louis & Libby (Koptis) Meyer. On September 5, 1953 she was united in marriage to Charles D. Miller of ...

CARL DAVID MAURER

Carl David Maurer, age 61, of Alpena, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, May 24, 2019, at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena. On June 28, 1957, Carl was born to the late Carl John and Mary (Bleau) Maurer in Alpena, Mich. Carl retired from Ossineke Industries after 41 ...

Master Sgt. Richard Darling

DARLING, Master Sgt. Richard, 75, of Shelbyville, Ky., died Dec. 28, 2017. He will be buried at the Arlington National Cementary on August 8, 2019. He is survived by his three children, daughter Lydia Kanouse and two sons, Gary, of Florida and Rick, of San Antonio, Texas. He is also survived ...

Betty Lee Feltz

FELTZ, Betty Lee, 91, of Huron Beach, died May 25, 2019 at Nash Manor. Betty is survived by four children, Suzanne Witte, Gary Feltz, Regina (Paul) Whitlow, and Brenda (Barry) Wilson, eight grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren. Per Betty’s request, no services will take ...

Joseph Cash Gapczynski

GAPCZYNSKI, Joseph Cash, 90, of Rogers City, died May 26, 2019 at Birchlane AFC Home. Beck Funeral Home will announce a complete obituary when his funeral arrangements are finalized. Online condolences may be addressed through beckfuneralhome.org