Obituaries

Wallace “Wally” “Spike” Anderson

ESCANABA — Wallace “Wally” “Spike” Anderson, age 86, of Escanaba passed away Saturday May 13, 2017. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Gerald J. Bergeon

ESCANABA — Gerald J. Bergeon, 86, of Escanaba, passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2016 at Christian Park Village. Funeral Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Crawford Funeral Homes assisting the Bergeon family.

Sandra “Sam” Hankinson

STONINGTON — Sandra "Sam" Hankinson, age 68, of 8102 W.5 Road in Rapid River (Stonington), passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017 at her home in ­Stonington. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Diane Marie Meehan

ESCANABA — Diane Marie Meehan, age 88, of 2127 24th. Ave. South in Escanaba, passed away Thursday May 11, 2017 in Houston, Texas. The former Diane Gibbons married John "Jack" Meehan on Sept. 20, 1952 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Hurley, Wis. and he preceded her in death in 1984. Diane ...

Amy Lynn Cayer

Amy Lynn Cayer

PERKINS — Amy Lynn Cayer, age 47, of Perkins passed away peacefully at home on Friday, May 12, 2017 with her family by her side following a lengthy battle with cancer. Amy was born April 4, 1970 in Escanaba, the daughter of Michael Roy and Caroline Marie (Klotz) Richards. She was united in ...

Harold Moravek

MARQUETTE — Harold Moravek, age 80, passed away at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veteran's in Marquette. Veteran's services are being planned for later this week. Complete funeral ­arrangements will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Patrick Oliver Carlson

ESCANABA — On Thursday, May 11 at 4:50 p.m. Patrick Oliver Carlson was born at OSF Hospital in Escanaba. He weighed 3.4 oz and was six and a quarter inches in length. It is with mixed emotions we also celebrated Patrick's eternal birthday. We are grateful for these last 17 weeks that we ...

Harold ‘Pug’ Lund

Harold ‘Pug’ Lund

GLADSTONE — Harold "Pug" Lund, 94, of 9019 Stagecoach Q.5 Avenue, Gladstone, passed away Thursday morning May 11, 2017 at the Lakeview Assisted Living Center in Gladstone where he had been residing for the past three months. Harold was born Feb. 27, 1923 at the family home in Kipling, the ...

Evelyn E. Kleiman

Evelyn E. Kleiman

ESCANABA — Evelyn E. Kleiman, age 85, of Escanaba passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Christian Park Healthcare Center in Escanaba. Evelyn was born April 30, 1932 in Kipling, the daughter of John and Celia (Rantala) Lake Sr. In her younger years she traveled the United States by car ...

Martha A. Sheppard

Martha A. Sheppard

MANISTIQUE — Martha A. Sheppard, 88, of 223 N. 4th Street, Manistique died May 12, 2017 at the Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique. She was born Oct. 8, 1928 in Shingleton, the daughter of Lestor and Lucy (Wright) Livermore. She attended school in Germfask and later graduated ...

Theresa Mary Deiter

ESCANABA — Theresa Mary Deiter, 88, Escanaba, passed away on Monday, May 8 2017 at Bishop Noa Home. Friends may call on Sunday, May 14, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home is Escanaba with parish prayers at 6 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, May 15, at 11 a.m. ...

Catherine M. ‘Kate’ Savageau

FORD RIVER — Catherine M. "Kate" Savageau, 92, Ford River, passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Christian Park Healthcare Center. Arrangements are ­incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Allo Coolman Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Spalding.

Diane Marie Meehan

ESCANABA — Diane Marie Meehan, age 88, of 2127 24th. Ave. South in Escanaba passed away Thursday May 11, 2017 in Houston, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband Jack Meehan in 1984. A memorial service is being planned for later this summer. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at ...

Mark R. Chown

POWERS — Mark R. Chown, age 59, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility with his devoted father, John, at his bedside. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, Monday, May 15, 2017 at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba. Funeral services ...

Thelma Corinne Carlson

TRENARY — Thelma Corinne Carlson, 86, of Trenary, was taken to her eternal home on Thursday evening, March 23, 2017, at the Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette. Pastor Sandra Kolder will conduct Thelma’s committal service on Monday, May 15, at the Mathias Township Cemetery in ...

Mark R. Chown

ESCANABA — Mark R. Chown, 59, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 30, 2017, at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility with his devoted father, John, at his bedside. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday, May 15, at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba. Funeral services ...

Evelyn E. Kleiman

ESCANABA — Evelyn E. Kleiman, 85, of Escanaba, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017, at the Christian Park Healthcare Center in Escanaba. Visitation will be held Monday, May 15, from 2 until 4 p.m. at the Skradski Funeral Home in Escanaba. A funeral service will follow visiting hours at 4 p.m. ...

Harold ‘Pug’ Lund

GLADSTONE — Harold “Pug” Lund, 94, of 9019 Stagecoach Q.5 Ave, Gladstone, passed away Thursday morning, May 11, 2017, at the Lakeview Assisted Living Center in Gladstone where he had been a resident for the past three months. His wife Dorothy preceded him in death on July 22, 2001. ...

Diane M. Meehan

ESCANABA — Diane M. Meehan, 88, of Escanaba, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017, in Houston, Texas. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

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Joan ‘Joann’ Strom

ESCANABA — Joan “Joann” Strom, 85, of Escanaba, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba. She was born Nov. 19, 1931 in Hyde and was the daughter of Myron and Bertha (Green) Legg, Sr. Joann attended school in Escanaba and later worked at the ...