Deaths 2016

  • James L. Bush, 75, of New Era, died January 18, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby
  • Anna Eilers, 80, of New Era, died January 22, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Emil Jacob Adams, 71, of Pentwater, passed away December 30, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Winnifred Balavitch, 90, of Hart, passed away Dec. 28, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Evelyn M. Anthony, 82, of Shelby, passed away Dec. 28, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Teresa Sisson, 44, of Hart, passed away Dec. 24, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Fern Haney, 96, of Montague, passed away Dec. 25, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Wesley L. Vanden Broek, 95 of Mears, passed away December 19, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Leon Balcom, 76, of Rothbury, died Nov. 28, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Paul Grantz, 73, of Shelby, died Dec. 11, 2016. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Daniel James Merten, 55, of Centreville, passed away December 10, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Hart.
  • Rose Mary Harvey, 79, of Walkerville, passed away on December 1, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Charles Rapes, 62, of New Era, died Dec. 2, 2016. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby
  • Carl Howard Adams, 80, of Hart, passed away December 2, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Raymond F. Hilton, 37, of Rochester Hills and formerly of Pentwater, passed away November 12, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Roger “Pete” Hulbert, 80, of New Era, died Nov. 8, 2016. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Ralph Bernhardt, 92, of Whitehall, died Nov. 10, 2016. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Paul Hanks, 71, of New Era, died Nov. 12, 2016. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Lorraine Yeaw, 62, of New Era, died Nov. 13, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Marjorie “Peggy” Purdy, 79 of Hart, died Nov. 12, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Rosemary Dykman, 79, of Shelby, passed away November 5, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Joann Riley, 75, of Hesperia, passed away November 6, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Maxine I. Flood, 96, of Hart, passed away November 5, 2016. Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Pedro Camargo, 88, of Hart, passed away October 26, 2016. Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Herbert J. Auble, 76, of Rothbury, died October24, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Velo F. Burmeister, 97, of Shelby, died October 23, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Mildred I. Lambrix, 92, of Pentwater, passed away Friday, October 14, 2016 in Hart.
  • Viola Grace Bursley, 90, of Hart passed away October 12, 2016.  King Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Hart.
  • Wilbert Edwin Kelm, 87, of Pentwater passed away on Friday October 14, 2016 at home. Arrangements by Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ludington.
  • Richard G. Zylstra, 71, of Pentwater, passed away October 7, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Pauline C. Stubbs, 87, of Hesperia and formerly of Shelby, passed away Thurs. Sept. 29, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • James W. Grantz, 54, of Shelby, passed away Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Ivan Robert Wilde, 66, of St. Ignace and Hart, passed away September 27, 2016. Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • William Henry Riggs, 74, of Mears, passed away September 27, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Ella Louise Lossman, 83, of Hart, passed away Sept. 1, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Stanley M. Harjes, 77, of Hart, died Sept. 4, 2016. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Maryjane Harper, 69, of Shelby, died Sept. 4, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • William F. Harris, 91, of Shelby, died August 30, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Sharon M. Butler, 67, of New Era, passed away August 20, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Hart.
  • Margaret A. Tabor, 88, of Montague, died August 14, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Priscilla Trommater, 83, of Hart, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Albert J. DeCheney, Jr. 60, of Hesperia, passed away Friday, July 29, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • The Rev. Robert D. Wood, 78, of Whitehall, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Angela Shining Water Eagle, 41, of Manistee, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby
  • Donn Tufts, 70, of Silver Lake died July 20, 2016. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Stella Tutak, 99, of Rothbury, died July 22, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Lucia Galvan, 80, of Hart, died July 22, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Genevieve Schiller, 80, of Montague, died July 24, 2016.Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Alma Darling, 75, of New Era, died July 24, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Claudis Stevens of Shelby, died July 23, 2016.  Arrangments by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Cindy L. Earle, 65, of Mears, passed away July 21, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Robert J. Beyer, 86, of Hart, died July 12, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Maxine Royal Huggard, 94, of Shelby, died July 5, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Willia Jean VanLaan, 85, of Shelby, died July 8, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Gregory Niblick, 64 of Hesperia and formerly of New Era died July 7, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Joan Bradley, 77, of Whitehall. died July 7, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Sharon Ream, 66, of New Era, died June 24, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Nancy Babinec, 67, of Hart, died Saturday, June 25, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Mary Fekken, 89, of New Era, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Dennis R. Owens, 69, of Hart, passed away June 23, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Jose Villanueva, 52, of Hart, passed away June 19, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Ralph B. Moore, Sr. 91, of New Era, passed away June 18, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • David Tietz, 53, of Shelby, passed away June 18, 2016.  Arrangements are by Harris Funeral Home in Shelby.
  • Winnie Mae Purdy, 64, of Walkerville, passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • William Henion, 80, of Shelby, passed away June 10, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby
  • Leland Cutler Jr., 67, of Ludington passed away on May 26, 2016 peacefully at home in Pentwater. Arrangements by Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ludington.
  • Delores J. Dennert, 83, of Hart, passed away May 23, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Hart.
  • Neil W. Bergsten, 80, of Pentwater, passed away April 11, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Hart.
  • Joan I. Montella, 79, of Pentwater, passed away March 13, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Helen Eilene Johnson, 86 of Hart, passed away March 12, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Joseph T. Eldridge, 50, of New Era, died March 6, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Patrick McClanahan, 47, of Rothbury, died March 7, 2016. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Irene Wurthner, 87, of Rothbury, died March 9, 2016. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Sean Lee Melin, 76, of Pentwater, passed away March 5, 2016 at Mercy Health Hospital in Muskegon. Arrangements by Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ludington.
  • Janet Bahr, 79, of Shelby, died Thursday, March 3, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Pastor Samuel Routley, 66, of Hesperia, died Saturday, March 5, 2016.Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Shirley Holz, 92, of New Era, died Sunday, March 7, 2016.Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Ervin P. Youngstrom, 86, of Hart, passed away March 1, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Hart.
  • Louis E. Alvesteffer, of Ludington, and formerly of Pentwater, passed away on February 6, 2016.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Ludington.
  • Frances “Fran” Burmeister, 90, of Shelby, passed away Feb. 4, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Patricia Geyer, 80, of Hesperia, died Tuesday, January 11, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Marion Underhill, 94, of Shelby, passed away January 6, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Michael McPheron, 68, of Montague, passed away January 6, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Marcella “Sally” Ostrum, 80, of Montague, died January 2, 2016.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Audrey Duke, 86, of Whitehall, died Dec. 31, 2015. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.

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