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Obituaries for the week of 8/4/2021

Billy DeForrest Buckler Billy DeForrest Buckler, 95, of South Boardman, formerly of Newberry, Michigan, passed away on July 26, 2021. He was born on July 14, 1926 in Atlanta, Michigan, the oldest son of the late Clarence and Margaret (Justice) Buckler. Billy went to...

Obituaries for the week of 7/28/2021

Esther Eva Fergin Longtime area resident, Esther Eva Fergin, 99, passed away Sunday morning, July 25, 2021, at the residence of her eldest son, Glenn, and the care of North Woods Home Nursing. Born February 27, 1922 in Newberry to the late Adolph and Elsie (Fillman)...

Obituaries for the week of 7/21/2021

Gary Ernest Owen Gary Ernest Owen of Caro, age 78, passed away on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at his home. Born the youngest of eight children to the late Ernest & Lillian (Stamper) Owen, Gary grew up in Curtis and graduated from Newberry High School. Shortly after...

Obituaries for the week of 7/14/2021

JoAnn M. Gowan JoAnn Gowan, age 82 of Eden Prairie, MN and Curtis, MI, passed away on July 6, 2021 after a 4 ½ year battle with ovarian cancer.  She is preceded in death by her husband Frederick D. Gowan, her parents Joseph and Ellen Hasch, brother and sister-in-law...

Obituaries for the week of 7/7/2021

Darnel “Don” Lee Bowman Sr. Darnel “Don” Lee Bowman Sr., 85, of McMillan, died Sunday morning June 27, 2021 at U.P. Health Systems-Marquette. Born August 15, 1935 in Wyandotte, son of the late Alvin and Irene (Ososki) Bowman, Don was a 1955 graduate of...

Obituaries for the week of 6/30/2021

David Richard Hines David Richard Hines, 95, of East Lakefield Township, Michigan, died peacefully on June 27, 2021 at the home of his daughter in Kansas City, Kansas following a long illness. Mr. Hines was born the second of three sons to Byrle L. and Effie Lucinda...