Obituaries

Susan E. Johnson

HERMANSVILLE — Susan E. Johnson, 67, of Hermansville, Mich., passed away on March 14, 2019, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. CST on Saturday, March 23, at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home, W3755 US 2, Spalding, MI 49886. Susan’s Celebration of ...

Lynnette A. Johnson

ESCANABA, Mich. — Lynnette A. Johnson, 58, of Escanaba, passed away peacefully following a valiant battle with cancer on Thursday, March 14, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family. Lynnette was born Aug. 27, 1960, in Luverne, Minn., the daughter of Russell Vollmer and Carol (Murchie) ...

Emily J. Wells

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. — Emily J. Wells, 88, of Wesley Chapel, Fla., formerly of Stonington, passed away early Thursday morning, Feb. 14, 2019, at her home in Florida, surrounded by her loving family. Emily was born in Escanaba on Oct. 1, 1930, to Peder and Gida (Gunderson) Pedersen. She was ...

Esther Eliza Erickson

MANISTIQUE — Esther Eliza Erickson, 95, of Manistique, Mich., passed away March 13, 2019 at her home with her family by her side. The daughter of John T. and Josie (Schnurer) Watson, she was born in Manistique on Feb. 13, 1924. She attended and graduated school at Manistique High School. ...

Susan E. Johnson

HERMANSVILLE — Susan E. Johnson, 67 of Hermansville, Mich., passed away on March 14, 2019, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Susan was preceded in death by her beloved Andrew Wencl; parents, Louise (Strauss) and Conrad Johnson; brothers, Gary Johnson and Dennis Johnson. Susan is ...

LeRoy F.H. ‘Lee’ Smith

BARK RIVER — LeRoy F.H. “Lee” Smith, 83, of Bark River, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 as a result of injuries sustained in a falling accident. He was born on Feb. 28, 1936 in Cedar River, Mich., son of LeRoy and Rose (Boye) Smith. Lee was raised in Cedar River ...

Lynnette A. Johnson

ESCANABA — Lynnette A. Johnson, age 58, of Escanaba, passed away peacefully following a valiant battle with cancer. Her husband, John, is listed among surviving family. A full obituary will be forthcoming. Family will receive friends on Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 1 until 3 p.m. at ...

Kristine M. Bink Sidoti

LAS VEGAS — Kristine Bink Sidoti, 61, passed away March 12, 2019, in Las Vegas, Nev. Even though she battled heart disease for many years her death at this time was unexpected. Kristine was born in Escanaba to Gerald F (Jerry) and Dolores B. Bink (Jacobsen) on July 18, 1957. Kristine ...

Joseph J. Green

VERNON, Mich. — Joseph J. Green, 55, of Vernon, Mich., passed away Monday, March 11, 2019, at Sparrow Health Systems in Lansing, Mich. Joe was born May 26, 1963, in Detroit to Nino and Sandra (Klein) Green. He grew up and attended high school in Gladstone and lived in Lansing for several ...

Susan E. Johnson

HERMANSVILLE — Susan E. Johnson, 67, of Hermansville, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Allo Coolman Funeral Homes of Delta and Menominee counties.

LeRoy Smith

HYDE — LeRoy Smith, 83, of Bark River (Hyde), passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at U.P. Systems in Marquette. A complete obituary will be forthcoming. The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Smith family.

Dorothy Marie (Waeghe) Srock

GLADSTONE — Dorothy Marie (Waeghe) Srock, 85, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019, in the comfort of her home surrounded by her loving family. Dorothy, the daughter of Leo and Mary (Jardis) Waeghe, was born Nov. 24, 1933, in Gladstone. She was raised in Gladstone and graduated from Gladstone ...

Kermit Vernon Johnson

ESCANABA — Kermit Vernon Johnson, 96, of Escanaba, passed away Tuesday afternoon, March 12, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on Jan. 3, 1923, to the late Charles and Thea Mae (Moe) Johnson and was a life-long resident of the Ford River and Escanaba area. Kermit ...

Dixie Neddow

MANISTIQUE — Long-time resident Dixie Neddow, 85, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019 in Gladstone at the home of her daughter surrounded by loving family. Dixie was born on June 26, 1933 in Manistique, the daughter of Willard and Grace (MacGregor) Garvin. Dixie attended and graduated from ...

Emily J. Wells

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla.— Emily J. Wells, 88, of Wesley Chapel, Fla., formerly of Stonington, passed away early Thursday morning Feb. 14, 2019, at her home in Florida, surrounded by her loving family. Visitation for Emily will take place on Saturday, March 23, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Trinity ...

Michael D. ‘Mike’ Gardipee

BARK RIVER — Michael D. “Mike” Gardipee, 65 of Bark River, passed away Friday, March 8, 2019, at his home. Mike was born in Green Bay on April 5, 1953, son of Carlton and Elaine (Southerland) Gardipee. He was raised in Green Bay and graduated from Southwest High School in 1972. Since ...

Marie Lucarne Lundi

ESCANABA — Marie Lucarne Lundi, 64, of Escanaba, passed away Tuesday morning, March 12, 2019 at home surrounded by family. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Matthew Edward Nelson

MANISTIQUE — Matthew Edward Nelson, 51, of Manistique, Mich., passed away after a battle with cancer, March 6, 2019 at the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Rochester, Minn. Visitation to honor Matt’s life will be held on Friday, March 22, from 10 to 11 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church ...

Kermit Vernon Johnson

ESCANABA — Kermit Vernon Johnson, 96, of Escanaba, passed away Tuesday afternoon, March 12, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. Visitation and funeral services are being planned for Saturday, March 16. The Anderson Funeral Homes are assisting the Johnson family and online ...