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Obituaries

Jack Lee Posenke

BARK RIVER — Jack Lee Posenke, age 76, of Bark River (Riverland area), passed away Tuesday morning, April 6, 2021, at his home with his wife, Mary, by his side. He was born on June 4, 1944, in Escanaba, the son of Ormal and Elaine (Coulliard) Posenke. Jack was raised one of six kids in Rock ...

Richard George Hentz

ESCANABA — Richard George Hentz, age 92, of Escanaba, passed away early Tuesday morning, April 6, 2021, at North Woods Place in Escanaba. He was born on February 12, 1929, in Escanaba, the son of George and Nina (Johnson) Hentz. Richard was raised and attended school in Escanaba and was a ...

James Pinar

GLADSTONE — James Pinar, age 79, of Gladstone, passed away Friday, April 9, 2021, at U.P. Health System - Marquette. Listed among the survivors is his wife, Sharon. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Jacqueline L. Wigand

BARK RIVER — Jacqueline L. Wigand, 85, of Bark River, passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021, at home surrounded by family. She was born in Decatur,I on May 5, 1935, the daughter of William (Mildred) Bradley and Jessie Allen. Jacqueline was raised in Decatur but relocated to Escanaba in her ...

Richard George Hentz

ESCANABA — Richard George Hentz, age 92, of Escanaba, passed away early Tuesday morning, April 6, 2021 at North Woods Place in Escanaba. A public visitation will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 13, at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba. Military Honors will be conducted at the ...

Diane Marie McAlpine

SKANDIA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Diane Marie McAlpine, age 72, of Skandia Township, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at UP Health System-Marquette. Fassbender Swanson Hansen Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family, where condolences may be expressed, and obituary viewed, online at ...

Jack Lee Posenke

BARK RIVER — Jack Lee Posenke, age 76, of Bark River (Riverland area), passed away Tuesday morning, April 6, 2021 at his home with his wife, Mary, by his side. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday, April 12, at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba. Funeral services ...

Blash B. Wolf

ROCHELLE, Ill. — Blash Bartel Wolf, 95, of Rochelle, Ill., formerly of Ensign Township, Mich., passed away Monday, April 5, 2021, at Serenity Hospice Home in Oregon, Ill. He was born January 4, 1926 in Ensign Township, Mich., the son of Joseph and Pauline (Stimac) Wolf. He married Gladys ...

Judith ‘Judy’ Ann Pearson

ESCANABA - Judith “Judy” Ann Pearson, age 56, of Escanaba, passed away Monday morning, April 5, 2021 at home after a courageous battle with Lupus. She was born on June 12, 1964 in Escanaba, the daughter of Carl and Ethel (Goodnough) Anderson. Judy was raised in Wells and attended the ...

Peter Joseph Petersen

ESCANABA — Peter Joseph Petersen, age 78, of Escanaba, passed away Wednesday morning, December 23, 2020 at his home. He was born on August 20, 1942 in Dixon, Ill, the son of Joseph and Aileen (Maki ) Petersen. Peter was raised and attended school in Dixon, Ill., where he also graduated from ...

Richard George Hentz

ESCANABA — Richard George Hentz, age 92, of Escanaba, passed away early Tuesday morning, April 6, 2021 at North Woods Place in Escanaba. Funeral services are being planned for Tuesday, April 13, at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba. Complete arrangements will be forthcoming. The Anderson ...

Guem Landenberger

GLADSTONE — Guem Landenberger, age 68, of Gladstone, passed away Tuesday morning, April 6, 2021 at her home. Private services will be held at the Anderson Funeral Home in Gladstone. A complete obituary will be forthcoming. The Anderson Funeral Homes are assisting the Landenberger family ...

Joyce M. Lucas

BARK RIVER — Joyce M. Lucas, 80, of Bark River, passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at home. The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the family.

Jack Lee Posenke

BARK RIVER — Jack Lee Posenke, age 76, of Bark River (Riverland area), passed away Tuesday morning, April 6, 2021 at his home with his wife, Mary, by his side. Funeral services are being planned for next week with complete arrangements forthcoming. The Anderson Funeral Homes are assisting ...

Richard W. Dufresne

ESCANABA, Mich. — Richard W. Dufresne, age 94, of Escanaba, passed away on his birthday Monday, March 22, 2021 at Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba. Richard was born in Escanaba on March 22, 1927 to Robert and Florence (Heath) Dufresne. He graduated from Escanaba area high school in 1945. He ...

Dennis Henry LaCrosse

GLADSTONE, Mich. —- Dennis Henry LaCrosse, age 77, of Brampton, Mich., was taken to see our Lord Savior on April 3, 2021. Dennis was born May 25, 1943, to Henry and Marie (Trombley) LaCrosse in Detroit, Mich. After High School, Dennis enlisted into the United States Marine Corp and then ...

Michael D. Logue

RAPID RIVER — Michael D. Logue, age 77, of Rapid River and formerly of Port Townsend, Washington, passed away on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at OSF St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba, MI. Michael was born July 18,1943, in Port Townsend, Washington, the son of Floyd and Helga “Betty” (Johnson) ...

Clifton Louis Moser

RAPID RIVER — Clifton Louis Moser, 77, of Rapid River, Mich., passed away unexpectedly at his winter home in Cochise, Ariz., on March 24, 2021 after a valiant 21plus year challenge with Congestive Heart Failure (CHF). Clif was born September 1, 1943 in Rapid River to Walter and Leila ( ...

Richard George Hentz

ESCANABA — Richard George Hentz, age 92, of Escanaba, passed away early Tuesday morning, April 6, 2021 at North Woods Place in Escanaba. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Mark Steven Lahti

BARAGA — Mark Steven Lahti, of Baraga, formerly of Wilson. — April 15, 1961 – March 8, 2021 On Monday, March 8, 2021, Mark Steven Lahti passed away after a battle with colon cancer at the age of 59. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, April 10, at the Hermansville ...