Deaths 2017

• Shannon Guzman, 35, of Mears, died on Saturday, June 3, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.

• Keith Stone, 59, of Mears died on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.

• May (Ann) Schmiedeknecht, 83, of New Era, died on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.

• Peg Burdick, 84, of Montague, died on Friday, June 9, 2017. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.

• Helen Jeanne Grondsma, 79, of Pentwater, died on Sunday, June 4, 2017, at her home.

• Gladys Elizabeth Pider, 80, of Hart, died on Friday, June 2, 2017, at her home.

• Tracy Jo Tate, 58, of Hart, died on Friday, June 2, 2017, at Morning Side AFC in Hart.

  • Carl Koch, 90, of Hart, died on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Arrangements are by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Louise Mae McCarty, 93, of Shelby, died on Friday, May 26, 2017, at Mercy Health Partners Lakeshore Campus in Shelby.
  • Nancy L. (Gowell) Meyer, 60, of Wyoming, Michigan and formerly of Shelby, died on Saturday, May 20, 2017
  • Lewis P. Rider, 102, of Shelby, died Thursday, May 11, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Alice Murdock, 90, of Hart, died Friday, May 5, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Vincent Thomas Kacynski, 93, of Hart, died on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at Mercy Health Partners Lakeshore Campus in Shelby.
  • Theodore Harry Swanson, 67, of Shelby, died on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at home.
  • Edwin Dale Loomis, 79, of Mears, died on Monday, May 8, 2017, at home.
  • Deborah Adams, 68, of Shelby, died on Sunday, April 30, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Carol VanDuinen, 80, of New Era, died Friday, April 28, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home in Shelby.
  • Vernetta Eilers, 87, of New Era died April 30, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home in Shelby.
  • Marie Helene Sparks, Marie Sparks age 97, of Hart, died on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Cherry Blossom Manor in Hart. King Funeral Home, Ludington
  • Ryan Richard Walsworth, 50, of Mears died on February 13, 2017
  • Thelma Fletcher, 79, of Walkerville, died on Wednesday, April 5, 2017.
  • Lorrene Donker, 88, of New Era died on Sunday, April 2, 2017. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Melvin Brimmer, 78, of New Era, died Sunday, April 2, 2017. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • April Irene Routley, 64, of Hart, died on Saturday, April 1, 2017, at Tendercare of Ludington.
  • Louis F. Czarny, 53, of Montague, died on Tuesday,March 28, 2017. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby
  • Susan Kay Wade, 71, formerly of Whitehall died on March 24, 2017 at Christian Care Assisted Living Manor in Muskegon.
  • Paula Duford, 67, of Hart, died on Friday, March 24, 2017. Arrangements by Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ludington.
  • Patrick Lee Tariske, 76, of Hart, died on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.
  • James Krajewski, 71, of Hart, died on Friday, March 10, 2017.
  • Donald L. Buchner, 82, of Hesperia, died on Friday, March 17, 2017.
  • Herald R. Rood, Sr., 72, of Shelby, died on Friday, March 17, 2017.
  • Gladys I. Crosby, 87, of Hart, died on Friday, March 17, 2017.
  • Glenn Allen Jacobs, 79, of Hart, died on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at Spectrum Health-Ludington Hospital in Ludington. Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Evelyn Louise Powers, 99, of Hart, died on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at Cherry Blossom Manor in Hart. Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Harry Carpenter, 90, of Shelby, died Friday, March 3, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby
  • Pauline “Polly” Werner Labiotka, 67, of Wyoming, Mich., and formerly of New Era, died on Sunday, March 5, 2017. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby
  • Delmar Carl Kokx, 87, of Hart, died on Friday, March 3, 2017, at Tendercare of Ludington. Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Oscar J. Bruck, Jr., 79, of Shelby, died on Friday, March 3, 2017 at his home. Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.
  • Beverly A. Talsma, 82, of Sacramento, Cali. and formerly of Ferry Township, died Feb. 23, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Beverly Eilers, 72, of Montague, died Friday, February 17, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Mary Vannette, 88, of Stony Lake,  died Saturday, February 18, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Gertrude Mae Tipple, 85, of Lapeer, formerly Hart died Sunday, February 12, 2017.
  • Bryan Ockerman, 56, of Shelby, died Sunday, February 12, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Daniel Lee Crawford, 75, of Hart died on Wednesday February 8, 2017.
  • Elsie E. Heer, 95, of Hart, died on Monday, February 13, 2017 at Cherry Blossom Manor.
  • Leslie D. Reinsmith, 90, of New Era, died on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the Oceana County Medical Care Facility in Hart.
  • John E. Reimer, 75, of Shelby, died Feb. 4, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Phila Mae Barnes, 89, New Era, died on Sunday, January 29, 2017.

  • Kenneth Albert Lindstrom, 89, Pentwater, died Saturday, February 4, 2017.

  • James Laverne Norwood, 73, of Hart, died on Thursday, January 26, 2017.

  • Douglas Delace Carrier, 80, Hesperia, died on Tuesday, January 31, 2017.

  • Mari Conkle, 36, of Walkerville, died January 25, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Darlene Wierzchowski, 60, of Hesperia, died January 26, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Mary Van Loon, 98, of Whitehall, died January 26, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Dr. Kenneth Roland Butcher, 84, of Hart, died on Thursday, January 19, 2017, at Oceana County Medical Care Facility in Hart.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
  • Thomas Patrick Reavey, 73, of St Louis, Missouri, and formerly of Shelby, died on Saturday January 14, 2017. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • William C. Saunders, Jr. 71, of Wyoming, Michigan and formerly of Mears, died Tuesday, January 10, 2017 in Wyoming. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Carol Joyce (Trim) Peterson, Rothbury, died January 5, 2017.
  • David M. Eckholm, 65, of Hart, died Monday, January 9, 2017. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Mabel M. Parker, 98, of Montague, passed away Sat. January 7, 2017. Arrangements are by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Isabel Garcia, 93, of New Era, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2017.  Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Shelby.
  • Wesley Glenn Strait, 76, of Hart, passed away January 2, 2017.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart.

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