Obituaries

Donald P. Scott

ESCANABA — Donald P. Scott, “Scotty,” 90, of Escanaba, passed away early Saturday morning, Jan. 20, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at the Crawford Funeral Home in Escanaba from 1 to 4 p.m. The Elks memorial will be at ...

Bernice M. Jones

HOLLAND — Bernice M. Jones, age 96, of Holland, went to her heavenly home on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Bernice was rich in family and was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a dedicated homemaker with a gift for simple hospitality, always able to stretch what was on hand to welcome ...

Adele Rae Petersen

ESCANABA — Adele Rae Petersen, age 75, of Escanaba, passed away of heart failure Wednesday morning, Jan. 17, 2018 at U.P. Health System – Marquette. She was born on Jan. 19, 1942 in Santa Fe, N.M., the daughter of Robert and Rae (Rothman) Croucher. Adele married Peter J. Petersen on April ...

Judith Anne “Judy” “Johnyamyendunkwi” Feathers

ESCANABA — Judith Anne "Judy" "Johnyamyendunkwi" Feathers, age 70, of Escanaba, passed away Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor. A complete obituary will be forthcoming. Judy's family will receive friends on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 from 3 to 6 p.m. ...

Dorothy L. Hansen

ESCANABA — Dorothy L. Hansen, age 94, of Escanaba, passed away Friday afternoon, Jan. 19, 2018 at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron ­Mountain. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Robert “Bob” Bizeau

ESCANABA — Robert "Bob" Bizeau, age 82, of Escanaba passed away on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Jan. 24 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the SkradskI Family Funeral Home in Escanaba. Memorial services will follow at 5 ...

Robert “Bob” A. Reiffers

ESCANABA — Robert "Bob" A. Reiffers, 62, Escanaba, passed away on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018 at St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Allo Coolman Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Spalding.

Victoria Lynn (Jacques) Lippens

MANISTIQUE — Victoria Lynn (Jacques) Lippens, 66, entered eternal life surrounded by her family on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at U.P. Health Systems in Marquette. A complete obituary will be forthcoming. Victoria's family will receive friends on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at ...

Anita L. Herbst

ESCANABA — Anita L. Herbst, age 79, of Escanaba, passed away Friday morning, Jan. 19, 2018 at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone.

Marlene P. Harris

WILSON — Marlene P. Harris 81, of Wilson, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, at OSF St. Francis Hospital in ­Escanaba. Among survivors is her husband, Richard. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Crawford Funeral Homes.

Derwith E. Carlson

ESCANABA — Derwith E. Carlson, 75, of Escanaba, Mich., passed away on Jan. 17, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay with his family by his side following a brief illness. Derwith was born and raised in Chicago, Ill., the son of Raymond and Emile (Boryszewski) Carlson. Shortly after ...

Robert ‘Bob’ Bizeau

ESCANABA — Robert “Bob” Bizeau, 82, of Escanaba, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, at St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced by the Skradski Family Funeral Home in Escanaba. For additional information or to leave the family a ...

Adele Rae Petersen

ESCANABA — Adele Rae Petersen, 75, of Escanaba, passed away of heart failure Wednesday morning, Jan. 17, 2018, at U.P. Health System – Marquette. Memorial services celebrating the life of Adele are being planned for the spring of 2018. A complete obituary will be in Saturday’s Daily ...

Victoria Lynn (Jacques) Lippens

GLADSTONE, Mich. — Victoria Lynn (Jacques) Lippens, 66, passed away Thursday Jan. 18, 2018, at U.P. Health System in Marquette. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced by the Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County. Messages of condolence may be offered online at ...

William ‘Bill’ A. Gerou

ESCANABA — William “Bill” A. Gerou, 89, of Escanaba, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at Christian Park Village in Escanaba. Bill was born in Perkins on May 26, 1928, son of Adelore and Nellie (Brouse) Gerou. He was raised in Perkins where he worked on the family farm. On July 8, ...

Gary Rogers

ESCANABA — Gary Rogers, 59, of Escanaba, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Green Bay. Gary was born in Madison Heights, Mich., on June 8, 1958, son of Walter and Jean (Fetchco) Rogers. He was raised in Dearborn and graduated from Fordson High School. On ...

Malcolm W. Swanson

RAPID RIVER, Mich. — Malcolm W. Swanson, 82, of Rapid River, passed away Friday morning, Jan. 12, 2018, at Christian Park Health Care Center. Malcolm was born Jan. 20, 1935, in Chicago, Ill., the son of Gunard and Esther (Bowman) Swanson. Malcolm served in the United States Air Force. He ...

Rose V. Carlson

ESCANABA — Rose V. Carlson, 87, of 2701 1st Ave. S., Escanaba, formerly of Stonington, passed away Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at Pinecrest Medical Facility in Powers. A memorial service celebrating the life of Rose will be held on Saturday, May 26, in Stonington. A complete obituary will be ...

Derwith Carlson

ESCANABA — Derwith Carlson, 75, of Escanaba, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay. The family will receive friends on Monday, Jan. 22, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Skradski Family Funeral Home in Escanaba. Military honors will be presented at 3:45 p.m. Funeral ...

William A. Gerou

ESCANABA — William A. Gerou, 89, of Escanaba, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at Christian Park Village in Escanaba. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Crawford Funeral Homes.