Doris Ilene Arnst Doris Ilene Arnst, Cadillac - age 84, of Evart, passed away October 7, 2021.

James Clark James Clark, Cadillac - age 78, of McBain, passed away October 7, 2021.

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Edward Allison Kirkby, 84, of Marion died of respiratory failure on September 30, 2021. He was born in Lansing MI to Delphin and Susan (Dougherty) Kirkby in 1937. Overcoming difficult circumstances and learning disabilities, he graduated from Sexton High School in 1955 and Michigan State in …

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LOS SANTOS — Floyd "Bud" Oliver passed away on August 3, 2021, at his home in Los Altos, CA. He had just celebrated his 90th birthday with family and friends.

Bruce Stanley Sturdavant, lifelong resident of LeRoy Township, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, October 4, 2021 at home. He was 75.

Carol Themm Carol Themm, Cadillac - age 82, of Cadillac, passed away October 6, 2021. The full obituary will appear on October 8, 2021.

Bruce S. Sturdavant Bruce S. Sturdavant, LeRoy - age 75, of LeRoy, passed away October 4, 2021. The full obituary will appear on October 7, 2021.

John Stuart Culp, age 71, of Cadillac, MI passed away on Friday, October 1, 2021, at his son's deer camp in Adrian, MI.

Ralph Shine was a caring husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend. He left this world October 1, 2021, in O'Fallon, Missouri, at the impressive age of 91.

Gretchen Jackie (Drew) Denike of Boon, formerly of L'Anse, Michigan, passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at the University of Michigan Hospital after a brief and sudden illness.

Teresa Ann Eaton (Fargo) of Harrietta was born on September 9, 1961 to Patricia Mort of Cadillac and Dell Fargo of Marilla.

Shirley M. (Bounds) Somes Shirley M. (Bounds) Somes, Cadillac - age 80, of Cadillac, passed away September 25, 2021.

Margaret Louise Peters of Cadillac passed away early Friday morning, October 1, 2021 at her home. She was 80. Margaret was born on April 12, 1941 in Flint, Michigan to Lawrence and Margaret (Smith) Bourcier.

Barbara Jean Beauleaux, of Cadillac passed away Friday, September 24, 2021 at Samaritas Senior Living. She was 90 years old.

Larry Richard Nederveld died after a short illness on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 in Grand Rapids, MI.

Theodore Kay "Ted" Werner of Cadillac passed away early Tuesday morning, September 28, 2021 at Samaritas Senior Living in Cadillac. He was 81. Mr. Werner was born on May 18, 1940 in Meauwataka, Michigan to Otto H. & Ferne (Campbell) Werner. The family moved to Selma Township when Ted was…

John R. Helton, age 77 of Cadillac, passed away on August 18, 2021 with hospice care at his residence, Kirtland Terrace.

Roger Joseph Schoenherr, age 84, died surrounded by his wife and children in his home in Cadillac on September 25, 2021.

Paul Timothy Black, of Harrietta, passed away on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at the Munson Medical Center in Traverse City, Michigan. He was 83.

Russell (Rusty) Franklin Letts, age 60, of Lake City passed away September 30, 2021 at Autumnwood of McBain after a brave battle with cancer.

Fern Lavon Coon, age 95, of Lake City passed away September 30, 2021 at Maple Ridge Assisted Living Center in Lake City.

Keith Sheneman Keith Sheneman, McBain - age 84, of McBain, passed away September 29, 2021.

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John Allen Sawmiller, age 80, of Lake City, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, September 24, 2021. He was born on March 5, 1941 at Mesick to John Henry and Flossie May (VanHook) Sawmiller. He married Patricia King on Dec. 23, 1965 in Manton.

Darrel Lee Phillips, age 63, of Baytown, TX, formally from Cadillac, passed away at Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital on Monday, September 27, 2021. He was born April 15, 1958, in Cadillac to Ronald Jack Phillips, Sr. and Birdena Ann (Morris) Phillips.

Kathleen Yudith Riplow, of Fife Lake, passed away on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at the Kalkaska Memorial Health Center. She was 96.

Theodore Kay Werner Theodore Kay Werner, Cadillac - age 81, of Cadillac, passed away September 28, 2021.

On September 13, 2021, Thomas E. Gibson, 82, passed away with close family members by his side at Physicians Regional Medical Center in Naples, Florida. He was born October 14, 1938, in Cadillac, Michigan, the son of Ezra and Marion Gibson, also of Cadillac.

Barbara "Jean" Beauleaux Barbara "Jean" Beauleaux, Cadillac - age 90, of Cadillac, passed away September 24, 2021.

Marjorie Mae Racine, age 79 of Cadillac passed away Sunday, September 26, 2021 surrounded with love and family at Samaritas Senior Living in Cadillac.

Tracy Ellen Howell of Traverse City, formerly of Cadillac, passed away September 27, 2021. She was 57.

Roger J. Schoenherr Roger J. Schoenherr, Cadillac - age 84, of Cadillac, passed away September 25, 2021.

Erick Christopher Darrow, 49, of Traverse City, passed away peacefully on September 23, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Donald R. Jones Donald R. Jones, Cadillac - age 78, of Cadillac, passed away August 29, 2021.

Mary Stoskopf Mary Stoskopf, Cadillac - age 95, of Cadillac, passed away September 27, 2021.

Marjorie May Racine Marjorie May Racine, Cadillac - age 79, of Cadillac, passed away September 26, 2021.

Phillip Kenneth Johnson, age 53 of Henderson, Nevada passed away peacefully at his home in Henderson on September 10. He was born in Cadillac, MI on August 21, 1968 to Kenneth Johnson and Brenda VanHaitsma.

Lois Arlene Finstrom Lois Arlene Finstrom, Cadillac - age 86, of Cadillac, passed away September 21, 2021.

Christopher G. Bonner of Cadillac passed away Thursday morning, September 23, 2021 at Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital. He was 36. Chris was born on June 28, 1985 in Westland, Michigan to William Balance & Tamela J. (Holmes) Bonner, Jr.

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Betty Ann Frank, of Manton, passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family. She was 94.

Lois Arlene Finstrom, lifetime resident of the Cadillac area, passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at Curry House; where she resided and was lovingly cared for over many years. She was 86.

AO1-AW Kenneth Ray Lotter, 58, of Great Mills, MD, passed away on September 16, 2021, at MedStar St. Mary's Hospital in Leonardtown, MD with his loving family by his side.

Gordon William Danke, 90, died peacefully at home on Friday, September 17, 2021.

Age 79 passed away September 14, 2021, in Lansing. He was born April 12, 1942, in Boon, Michigan to the late Thomas and Eunice (Evens) Denike.

Jackie Strom-McWethy of Homosassa, Florida, formally of Cadillac, Michigan, passed away Monday, September, 6 2021, at her home.

John Edward Newville Sr., age 75, of Tustin passed away at his home on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. He was born on June 27, 1946, to Elvin Harold Edward and Tina (Middleton) Newville in Grand Rapids.

Charles "Charlie" John Kill, age 64, of McBain passed away at Munson Health Care of Cadillac on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. He was born on Jan. 19, 1957, to Arthur and Pauline (Bidelman) Kill in Edmore. He married Renee Culver on May 23, 1987, in Cadillac.

Lydia B. Mestdagh of Tustin passed away early Saturday morning, September 18, 2021, at her home. She was 88. Lydia was born on May 21, 1933, in Marcellus, New York to Ralph & Erma (Isbell) Cornwell.

John Edward Newville Sr. John Edward Newville Sr., Tustin - age 75, of Tustin, passed away September 19, 2021.

Charles John Kill Charles John Kill, Cadillac - age 64, of McBain, passed away September 19, 2021.

William Clare Robertson, of Cadillac and Okemos, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. He passed away at McLaren Greater Lansing Hospital. He was 88.

Sharon L. Acton, of Sears, passed away on Friday, September 17, 2021 at Spectrum Health Big Rapids Hospital. She was 78.

Barbara Jean Gilde, age 96 of Midland, died Sunday, September 12, 2021, at her home. The daughter of the late Charles and Dorothy (Cox) Still was born March 4, 1925, in Mesick. On June 12, 1946, she married William Gilde in Manton. They shared 48 years together before his death in 1995.

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Sharon Lee Ulrey of Cadillac passed away Thursday, September 2, 2021, at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City.

Gordon Miller, of Traverse City and former longtime resident of Cadillac, passed away on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at Munson Medical Center. He was 91.

Owen Byron Bechtel, known by most as "Barney", lifelong resident of Manton, passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at Maple Ridge Living Center in Cadillac. He was 91.

Opal May Carlson, 92, of Luther, passed away September 14, 2021. Opal was born February 7, 1929 in Luther, Michigan, to Walter and Maude (Tuttle) Wheeler.

SEARS — Julie Miller of Sears passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on August 5.

CADILLAC — Walter Dean Porteous of Cadillac passed away Thursday, August 5, 2021 at his home. He was 59.

CADILLAC — Dave Wetherell, 74, of Cadillac, passed away on Tuesday, July 14, 2021 at Citrus Memorial Hospital in Inverness, Florida from complications from open heart surgery.

CADILLAC — Kevin L. Nyberg, of Cadillac, passed away unexpectedly at home on Friday, July 2, 2021. He was 72.

MARYSVILLE — Edward J. Lakies (EJ), age 85, passed away in Marysville, Washington.

CADILLAC — Michael James Brigham of Cadillac passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at his brother's home in Grand Rapids. He was 56 years old.

CADILLAC —Stan Fawcett (E.S. Fawcett) born May 3, 1942, died at the age of 78 on March 14, 2021 of natural causes. He was the son of Ephraim and Nettie (Sickels) Fawcett.

CADILLAC — March 4, 2021 marked the end of an era for beloved Cadillac, Michigan native, Paul McMullen, who was an adored son, brother, husband, father who lost his life in a tragic skiing accident in his hometown.

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CADILLAC — March 4, 2021 marked the end of an era for beloved Cadillac, Michigan native, Paul McMullen, who was an adored son, brother, husband, father who lost his life in a tragic skiing accident in his hometown.

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MCBAIN — Dorothy Ann Kroes, age 86, of McBain passed away at Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital on Tuesday, January 26, 2021. She was born on June 21, 1934, in Clam Union Township, one of ten children, to Joseph and Anna (Mulder) Boven. She married Edward Kroes on November 17, 1952 in Grand…

MILFORD — DeAnna Kay Jerore passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 22, 2021, in Milford, Michigan. She was 49.

CADILLAC — On the morning of Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020, Eugene Arrington passed away and went to his eternal rest and home in Heaven. He was 98.

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GRAND RAPIDS — Robert Lloyd Wiebenga formerly of McBain passed from this life Wednesday December 30, 2020 at his home in Grand Rapids, Michigan he was 88.

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CADILLAC — Dallas A. Ashbay, of Cadillac, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital. He was 80.

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MANTON — Neal Ervin Bennett, 89, of Manton passed away Sunday, November 8, 2020 in Alma, MI. He was born June 2, 1931, in Owosso, MI to Clifford and Nettie (Bass) Bennett. He was raised in a variety of cities within Michigan before settling in Manton and was one of five brothers and sisters.…

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Timothy Donald Fite of Cadillac, MI passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. He was 67.

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MCBAIN — Sarah (Benthem) Hoekwater, age 98 of McBain, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great-great grandmother went home to be with her Heavenly Father peacefully at the Curry House Assisted Living in Cadillac on Saturday, September 19.

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Early Sunday morning, September 20, 2020, a precious soldier of the cross left behind his earthly cares to finally meet the One he served and be reunited with his heavenly Father and family. Jim was 86 years of age.

MCBAIN — Jerry Lee Yonkman age 87 of McBain, passed away on August 29, 2020, at Autumnwood of McBain.

CADILLAC — E. Douglas Masak, of Cadillac passed away on Monday, August 31, 2020 at home with family by his side. He was 88.

CADILLAC — James "Jerry" G. Besey, of Cadillac, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, August 30, 2020 in Bremen, Indiana. He was 77.

MCBAIN — Jerry Lee Yonkman, age 87, of McBain, passed away on Saturday, August 29, 2020, at Autumnwood of McBain.

CADILLAC — Randel Joseph Larkin Sr. age 71 of Cadillac passed away on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at his home surrounded by family. No services will be held at this time.

IRONS — Mark Richard Przedwojewski, age 49, was called to be with God on August 14, 2020 while in Mexico seeking alternative treatments for Lymphoma.

NICEVILLE, FL — Lt. Col. (Retired) Thomas Glen Miller, Jr., born August 31, 1925, in Cadillac, Michigan transitioned from our world into the heavenly skies above where he, in life, spent many hours pursuing his love of flight. He passed away on August 23, 2020, at the age of 94.

CADILLAC — Lorraine (Henwood) Brooks of Cadillac passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020 at Green Acres Retirement Living. She was 93. 

CADILLAC — Paula Jane (Zagers) Dunbar passed away on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at her home in Cadillac surrounded by her family. She was 64.

CADILLAC — Paula J. Dunbar of Cadillac, passed away Wednesday morning, August 26, 2020 at her home surrounded by her family. She was 64.

MESICK — Tom Roberson, age 69 of Mesick, Michigan, born in Blue Earth, Minnesota, passed away at his home on August 24, 2020.

CADILLAC — Baby Boy Meekhof, was born into heaven on Thursday, August 20, 2020.

CADILLAC — Charles Duane Nyland, 87 of Cadillac, Michigan passed away on August 25, 2020 with his loved ones by his side. 

GRAND RAPIDS — Lois M. Harris, age 93, of Grand Rapids, went to be with her Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, Friday, August 21, 2020

CADILLAC — Gary Fite, age 66, of Cadillac passed away at Harbor View Apartments in Cadillac on August 24, 2020.

CADILLAC — Charles D. Nyland of Cadillac, passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at Autumnwood of McBain. He was 87.