Obituaries

Blanche Hentkowski

HENKTOWSKI, Blanche Barbara, 94, of Hawk died June 22, 2019. She is survived by her children, Eugene (Anne) of Mason, Dianna (Don) Ketelaar of Howard City, Jimmie (Mary Jane) of Posen, Jerry (Rosanne Morris) of Posen, Ronald of Ft Meyers, Fla., Marie (Kim) Behring of Hillman, Allan (Cindy) of ...

RICKY LEO LACROSS

Ricky Leo LaCross, 58, of Lachine passed away Friday, June 21, 2019, at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena of an apparent heart attack. Ricky Leo LaCross was born in Alpena to the late Raymond and Iva (Lipski) LaCross and married Roberta Hopp on July 21, 1984. Ricky served in the United States ...

Robert Szymanski

SZYMANSKI, Robert Louis, 79, of Ossineke died Friday, June 21, 2019, at Medilodge - Alpena surrounded by his family. He is survived by his siblings: Janet (Thomas) Sharpe, Carol Beatty, Duane (Francie) Szymanski, Teresa (Judy Horning) Szymanski; seven nieces and nephews; and many great-nieces ...

Betty Webb

WEBB, Betty Sue, 85, of Alpena died Thursday, June 20, 2019, at Medilodge - Alpena. A graveside service will take place at Evergreen Cemetery on Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at 2 p.m. with Seminarian Mary Hughes officiating. Arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

RONALD LEWIS KOWALEWSKY

Ronald Lewis Kowalewsky, age 69, passed away on Jan. 31, 2018 in Phoenix, Ariz. Ron was born on Oct. 1, 1948 to his loving parents, Lewis Max Kowalewsky and Lucille Clara (Gokel) Kowalewsky in Alpena, Mich. Ron is survived by his wife of almost 38 years, Debra Mae (Brown) Kowalewsky, his ...

JAMES WILLIAM MULVENA

James William Mulvena, 62, of Alpena, passed unexpectedly June 12, 2019 at his home. James was born April 30, 1957 in Alpena to the late Milton and Florence (Freiburger) Mulvena. James was raised and grew up in Alpena and graduated from Alpena High School. His love for the Lord was ...

Elizabeth Davis

DAVIS, Elizabeth (Betty), 94, died on June 5, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla. She is survived by a son, John E., two grandchildren, Kory and Nicole, and three great-grandchildren. There will be a memorial service for Betty at St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 745 N. U.S.-23, Harrisville, Mich., ...

Rick LaCross

LaCROSS, Rick, 58, of Lachine, died Friday, June 21, 2019 at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena of an apparent heart attack. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition of The News.

Isaac Thomas Kapa

KAPA, Isaac Thomas, 35, of Presque Isle, died Thursday June 20, 2019 at Patti’s AFC Home in Hillman. A full obituary will be announced by McWilliams Funeral Home in a future edition of The News.

MARY JANE LAPCZYNSKI

Mary Jane Lapczynski, age 88, of Alpena, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at home. On Dec. 25, 1930, Mary was born to the late Thomas and Jennie (Pieczynski) Skowronek in Alpena, Mich. She married Frank J. Lapczynski on June 7, 1952, and had 55 ...

ALAN DUVALL

Alan Lester Duvall, 70, of Hubbard Lake, passed away on Tuesday June 11, 2019 at Mid-Michigan Medical Center-Midland. Al was born on June 30, 1948 to the late Lester and Eleanor (Williamson) Duvall in Detroit, Mich. As a young man he joined and served 6 years with the United States Army ...

MARIAN FRANCES KLEBS

Marian Frances Klebs, 83, of Hillman passed away Monday, June 17, 2019, at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena surrounded by family. Marian Frances Wisniewski was born in Flint on August 22, 1935 to the late Aloysius “Eli” and Marie (Stamm) Wisniewski. She graduated from Sacred Heart ...

GLEN W. MANNING

Glen W. Manning, age 86, of 1200 Burkholder Drive, Alpena, Mich., passed away at his home, with his loving family by his side, June 17, 2019 after a brave struggle with Mesothelioma. Glen was born May 23, 1933 in Alpena, Mich., to the late Walter and Edna (Smith) Manning. He married Dec. ...

JERRY RICHARD McBRIDE

Jerry Richard McBride, age 82, died June 17, 2019, at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena. Jerry was born December 22, 1936 in Union City, Tenn., the son of Beatrice (Holly) and Ilar McBride. They then moved to Plymouth, Mich., where he grew up and attended Plymouth High School. Jerry served ...

Dennis Johnston

JOHNSTON, Dennis, 69, of Onaway, died Dec. 6, 2018 at Medilodge of Hillman. He is survived by his brother, Chet, of Onaway, sister-in-law, Kathy Johnston, of Onaway, and many cousins. A graveside service is scheduled for Sunday June 23, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Waverly Township Cemetery, followed ...

STEVEN L. GAUTHIER

Steven L. Gauthier, age 57, of Ossineke, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at Medilodge of Alpena. On Aug. 15, 1961, Steven was born to William and Betty (Hanner) Gauthier in Alpena, Michigan. He was a Jack of All Trades, fun and loving kind of guy who enjoyed working in ...

SALLY A. MUSZYNSKI

Sally A. Muszynski, 77, of Alpena, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 at home. Sally was born in Alpena on May 31, 1942 to the late Harry and Marie (Seguin) Muszynski. Alpena was her home her entire life. Sally owned Sally Beauty Shop for many years and later became partners in Stockade ...

Susan Jane Hayes

HAYES, Susan Jane, 73, of Alpena, died Monday, June 17, 2019, at her home. Surviving are her husband, Mark Beins, two children, Jeffrey (Lisa), Jeanne (Chad) Weible, five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and brother, Wayne Smith. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements by ...

Marian F. Klebs

KLEBS, Marian F., 83, of Hillman, died Monday, June 17, 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.

Glen Manning

MANNING, Glen, 86, of Alpena, died Monday, June 17, 2019 at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition of The News.