Obituaries

Elvira J. Skorupski

CORNELL, Mich. — Elvira J. Skorupski, 86, of 4714 21st Road, Cornell, passed away Monday afternoon, Nov. 20, 2017, at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba. Elvira was born Oct. 5, 1921, to Henry and Marie (Trombley) LaCrosse. She was raised in Delta County and attended Escanaba ...

Wayne D. Goodwin

ESCANABA – Wayne D. Goodwin, age 63, of Escanaba passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. Wayne is survived by his daughter, Katie Goodwin Demars of Kalkaska, Mich., his sister, Marlene Goodwin Wilcox of Traverse City, Mich. and several nieces and nephews. Services for ...

Robert W. Johnson

ESCANABA — Robert W. Johnson, 82, passed away of natural causes early Monday morning, Nov. 20, 2017 at his home in Escanaba. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. A complete obituary will be forthcoming. The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Johnson family.

George Earl Maule Jr.

ROCK — George Earl Maule Jr. left this life on Nov. 17, 2017, at the age of 79. George was born on May 14, 1938, to George and Edna (Johnson) Maule in Farmington Hills, Mich. He spent his early life in Farmington Hills, Mich., before the family moved to Wyandotte, Mich., when George was in ...

Jeneatte S. Jaeger

BARK RIVER — Jeneatte S. Jaeger, 81, of Bark River, passed away Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at Christian Park Village in Escanaba. Visitation and funeral services are being planned for Friday, Nov. 24, at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba. The Anderson Funeral Homes are assisting the Jaeger ...

Elvira J. Skorupski

CORNELL, Mich. — Elvira J. Skorupski, 86, of Cornell, passed away Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at the Christian Park Healthcare center in Escanaba. Services are pending and will be announced in a forthcoming obituary. The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting the Skorupski ...

Joanne Marie Markham

ESCANABA — Joanne Marie Markham, 79, of Escanaba, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at the UP Health System in Marquette. Joanne was born July 20, 1938, in Escanaba, the daughter of Hilding and Marge (Ryan) Peterson. She raised four wonderful children as a single parent and worked ...

Fred R. Tryan

RAPID RIVER — Fred R. Tryan, 90, of Rapid River, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba. Fred was born Aug. 10, 1927, in Escanaba, the son of Fred and Clara (St. Antone) Tryan. He was united in marriage to Marcella Weissert on Oct. 29, ...

Lena M. Snowaert

BARK RIVER, Mich. — Lena M. Snowaert, 88, of Bark River, passed away Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at UP Health Systems in Marquette. Her husband, Paul “Ted” Snowaert, preceded her in death Oct. 3, 2017. Services are still pending and will be announced by the Skradski Family Funeral Homes of ...

William ‘Bill’ H. Bisson

ESCANABA — William “Bill” H. Bisson, 89, of Escanaba, passed away on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Allo Coolman Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Spalding.

Leonard B. Arrowood

ESCANABA — Leonard B. Arrowood, 85, of Escanaba, passed away Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at Pinecrest Medical Facility in Powers. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes.

Theodore ‘Ted’ Kleikamp

IRON MOUNTAIN — Theodore “Ted” Kleikamp, 54, of Iron Mountain, died Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on July 15, 1963, in Iron Mountain, the son of the late Theodore and Barbara (Hohol) Kleikamp. Ted graduated from Iron Mountain High School in ...

Marcella J. Wicklund

ESCANABA — Marcella J. Wicklund, 85, of Escanaba, passed away early Friday morning, Nov. 17, 2017, at her home surrounded by her family. Marcella was born in Schaffer, Mich., on Aug. 4, 1932, daughter of James and Dorena (Gareau) Martin. She grew up on a farm in Bark River and graduated ...

Robert ‘Bob’ J. Gagne

SPALDING — Robert “Bob” J. Gagne, 88, of Spalding, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at Dickinson County Healthcare System in Iron Mountain. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Allo Coolman Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Spalding.

Fred R. Tryan

RAPID RIVER — Fred R. Tryan, 90, of Rapid River, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Nov. 22, from 9:30 to 11:15 a.m. at the Skradski Family Funeral Home in Escanaba. Mass of Christian ...

George E. Maule

ROCK — George E. Maule, 79, of Rock, passed away Friday morning, Nov. 17, 2017, at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette. Visitation and funeral services celebrating the life of George are planned for Wednesday, Nov. 22, at the Anderson Funeral Home in Gladstone. The Anderson ...

Carol L. Stockholm

GLADSTONE — Carol L. Stockholm, 100, of Gladstone, passed away Friday evening, Nov. 17, 2017, at Brookridge Heights Assisted Living and Memory Care in Marquette. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Dorothy M. Jenerou

MANISTIQUE — Dorothy M. Jenerou, 92, of Indian Lake, Manistique, Mich., passed away on Nov. 17, 2017, at the Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital in Manistique. She was born Jan. 6, 1925, in Manistique, the daughter of Aldred and Lottie (Leach) Neddow and attended schools in Calspar and ...

Christine V. Nowak

ESCANABA — Christine V. Nowak, 30, of Escanaba, passed away due to natural causes on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. She was born in Escanaba on Oct. 16, 1987, daughter of Michael and Sue (Turek) Nowak. She was a life-long resident of Escanaba, graduating from Escanaba High School in ...

Donna M. Nowotny

WELLS — Donna M. Nowotny, 76, Wells, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at Christian Park Village. She was born in Wausau, Wis., on May 24, 1941, daughter of the late Sylvester and Mabel (Smith) Skalecki. On Aug. 20, 1960, Donna married the love of her life, Thomas Nowotny, in Wausau, ...