Obituaries

Mary Beth Helgemo

GLADSTONE, Mich. — Mary Beth Helgemo, 58, of Gladstone, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at her home. Mary Beth was born June 26, 1960, in Escanaba, Mich., the daughter of Perry and Bonnie (Ayotte). Mary Beth grew up in Rapid River and was a 1979 graduate of Rapid River High School. ...

David Frizzell

GLADSTONE, Mich. — David Frizzell, 81, of Gladstone, passed away Saturday evening, Nov. 10, 2018, at the DJ Jacobetti Home For Veterans in Marquette. Services are pending and will be announced in a forthcoming obituary. The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting the ...

Matthew Charles Houle

GLADSTONE, Mich. — Matthew Charles Houle, known to many as “Coach”, age 57, of Gladstone, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, at his home. He was born in Escanaba, Mich., to Irving C Houle and Gail (LaChapelle) Houle on Feb. 15,1961, where he lived until he graduated in 1979. ...

Paul Carlson Jr.

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. — Paul Carlson Jr., 85, passed away Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Noblesville, Ind. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Kathryn Bernice Rocker

POWERS — Kathryn (Kakie) Rocker, 93, passed away Sunday morning, Oct. 28, 2018, at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers. Born in Detroit, Jan. 18, 1925, to Morris and Bertha Brew, raised on a farm in Romeo, Mich. with her three sisters, Sally, Joann, and Suzan. United in marriage ...

Mary Louise Baldwin

KIPLING — Mary Louise Baldwin, age 100, passed away early Wednesday morning, Nov. 7, 2018, at The Villa at the Bay in Petoskey, Mich. She was born Feb. 5, 1918 to Rose and Raymond Rivers of Garden. She married Glen Baldwin in 1938 and they made their home in Kipling. Glen preceded her in ...

Robert Raymond Wills

PESHTIGO — Robert Raymond Wills, 74, of Peshtigo, was received into the arms of the Lord on Nov. 09, 2018. He was born July 24, 1944 in Gwinn, Mich. to his parents Robert and Cleo (Ackerly) Wills. He attended St. Patrick’s Catholic School and Washington High School in Escanaba. Robert ...

Jean DuBord

WELLS — Jean DuBord, age 83, of Wells, passed away Friday morning, Nov. 9, 2018 at her home surrounded by family. Visitation and funeral services are tentatively planned for Tuesday, Nov.13, 2018. A complete obituary will be forthcoming. The Anderson Funeral Homes are assisting the DuBord ...

Jerome ‘Jerry’ K. Albright

ESCANABA — Jerome “Jerry” K. Albright, 82, of Escanaba, passed away Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers. Jerry was born in Elberta, Mich., on March 13, 1936, son of Robert E. and Leotine V. (Hall) Albright. He graduated from Charlevoix High School in ...

Arthur Lawrence Bourdlais

MENOMINEE — Arthur Lawrence Bourdlais, 94 of Menominee, passed away on Nov. 5, 2018, after a short battle with cancer. Arthur was born on May 8, 1924, in Escanaba, to the late Lawrence and Bernadette (Joint) Bourdlais. After high school, he joined the Army/Air Corps and served as an ...

Charles ‘Charlie’ Lundmark

GLADSTONE — Charles “Charlie” Lundmark, 91, of Gladstone, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Charlie was born April 2, 1927, in Gladstone, the son of Herbert and Nettie (Anderson) Lundmark. He was raised in Gladstone and graduated from Gladstone High School in 1945. Following high ...

Barbara J. Lord

ESCANABA — Barbara J. Lord, 82, of Escanaba, passed away Monday morning, Nov. 5, 2018, at home surrounded by family. She was born on Feb. 16, 1936 in Escanaba, the daughter of Raymond and Margaret (Nyquist) Morin. Barbara grew up in Escanaba and was a 1944 graduate of Escanaba High School. ...

Mary Beth Helgemo

GLADSTONE — Mary Beth Helgemo, 58, of Gladstone, passed away at home Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. Her loving husband, Dennis, is listed among surviving family. A full obituary will be forthcoming. The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting the Helgemo family. Please ...

Mary C. Ziems

GLADSTONE — Mary C. Ziems, 86, of Gladstone, passed away at home on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone. For additional information or to leave the family a message of condolence, go to ...

Mary Louise Baldwin

PETOSKEY — Mary Louise Baldwin “Louise”, 100, formerly of Kipling, passed away early Wednesday morning, Nov. 7, 2018, at the Villa at the Bay in Petoskey. Her daughter Jeanette Croff is listed among the surviving family. Louise’s family will receive friends on Tuesday Nov. 13, from ...

Barbara J. Lord

ESCANABA — Barbara J. Lord, 82, of Escanaba, passed away Monday morning, Nov. 5, 2018, at home surrounded by family. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 12, at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba. Funeral services celebrating the life of Barbara will follow at 4:30 p.m. ...

Charles ‘Charlie’ Lundmark

GLADSTONE — Charles “Charlie” Lundmark, 91, of Gladstone, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at the Christian Park Village in Escanaba. The family will receive friends on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 1 to 3:45 p.m. at the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone. Military honors will be ...

Nicholas Joseph Mineau

ESCANABA — Nicholas Joseph Mineau was born and passed away Nov. 5, 2018, in Escanaba to Jessica Jackson and Nicholas Mineau. In addition to his parents, he is survived by one sister, Faith Anne Ross-Mineau; grandmother, Katherine Mineau; and grandfather, Duane Jackson. Nicholas was preceded ...

Geraldine L. ‘Geri’ D’Antonio

ESCANABA — Geraldine L. “Geri” D’Antonio, 86, of Escanaba, passed away peacefully on Friday evening, Nov. 2, 2018, at her home after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was born on Aug. 29, 1932, in Escanaba, daughter of Walter and Lillian (Solingy) Bjorkquist. Geri ...

Barbara J. Lord

ESCANABA — Barbara J. Lord, 82, of Escanaba, passed away Monday morning, Nove. 5, 2018, at home surrounded by family. Visitation and funeral services are being planned for Monday, Nov. 12. The Anderson Funeral Homes are assisting the Lord family and online condolences can be sent at ...