Deaths 2021

The following deaths have been reported to Oceana County Press:

  • Damon Jones, 43, of Montague, died on Friday, January 1, 2021.
  • Cesar Gracia, 79, of Shelby, died on Sunday, January 3, 2021.
  • Darlene M. Jensen, 76, of Hart, died on Sunday, January 3, 2021.
  • Gene Leroy Morehouse, 86, of Walkerville, died on Wednesday, January 6, 2021.
  • Ronald Lowell Cooper, 81, of Shelby, died on Wednesday, January 6, 2021.
  • Lisa Kolb Sumner, 88, of Shelby, died on Thursday, January 7, 2021.
  • Mariam Gibbs, 104, of Montague, died on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.
  • Craig Christopher Curtis Sr., 55, of Hart, died on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.
  • Michael L. DuMonte, 68, of Hart, died on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.
  • Earl H. Girard, 83, of Hesperia, died on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.
  • Arthur Ritenburgh, 83, of Pentwater, died on Wednesday, January 13, 2021.
  • Sabrina Faye Essex, 34, of Hart, died on Wednesday, January 13, 2021.
  • Wayne A. Lohman, 77, of Montague, died on Thursday, January 14, 2021.
  • George R. Fulljames, 97, of Montague, died on Friday, January 15, 2021.
  • Ruth Newmyer, 95, of Grand Rapids and formerly of New Era, died on Saturday, January 16, 2021.
  • Ingeborg Margarete Dalbke, 88, of Montague, died on Sunday, January 17, 2021.
  • Joy Gardy, 89, of Mears, died on Monday, January 18, 2021.
  • Theodore Allen Bailey, 78, of Hart, died on Monday, January 18, 2021.
  • Frances Ellen Dragoo Acuna, 95, of Fremont, formerly of Walkerville, died on Monday, January 18, 2021.
  • Richard “Dick” Dallas Burrell, 83, of Walkerville, died on Sunday, January 24, 2021.
  • Richard W. Russell, Sr., 81, of Hart, died on Sunday, January 24, 2021.
  • Frank Ernest Stone, 57, of New Era, died on Monday, January 25, 2021.
  • John W. Riley, 92, of Mears, died on Tuesday, January 26, 2021.
  • Victor Rodriguez, 62, of Shelby, died on Tuesday, January 26, 2021.
  • Martin J. “Marty” Fitzgibbon, 55, of Rothbury and formerly of Grand Rapids, died on Wednesday, January 27, 2021.
  • Beverly L. Coulier, 78, of Grandville and formerly of Shelby, died on Wednesday, January 27, 2021.
  • Mario Rodriguez, 57, of Shelby, died on Friday, January 29, 2021.
  • Katherine D. Brimmer, 80, of Shelby, died on Friday, January 29, 2021.
  • Kathleen “Kaye” Audrey Moore, 90, of New Era, died on Tuesday, February 2, 2021.
  • Doneta L. Pretty, 58, of New Era, died on Tuesday, February 2, 2021.
  • Randal V. “Randy” Leslie, 64, of Shelby, died on Thursday, February 4, 2021.
  • Patricia J. “Pat” Peters, 81, of Hart, died on Thursday, February 4, 2021.
  • Larry Harold Fox, 78, of New Era, died on Thursday, February 4, 2021.
  • Helen Marie Danhof, 84, of Rothbury, died on Thursday, February 4, 2021.
  • Harry P. Kokx, 91, of Hart, died on Monday, February 8, 2021.
  • Leolah Hope Boundy, 93, of Crystal Valley, died on Sunday, February 14, 2021.
  • Patrick Michael Walter, 50, of Shelby, died on Thursday, February 11, 2021.
  • Barbara Elaine (Gale) Wiggers, 78, of New Era, died on Wednesday, February 17, 2021.
  • Nazarie Jentilet, 92, of Hart, died on Wednesday, February 17, 2021.
  • Sigrid “Mickie” Fuentes, 81, of Rothbury, died on Wednesday, February 17, 2021.
  • Terry Hunt, 77, of Hart, died on Saturday, February 20, 2021.
  • Robert A. “Bob” Carr III, 71, of Newfield Township, died on Sunday, February 22, 2021.
  • Cheryl Lynn Dennert, 63, of Crystal Valley, died on Tuesday, February 23, 2021.
  • Fern Annette Hilton, 70, of Pentwater, died on Friday, February 26, 2021.
  • Andrew “Andy” Todd, 76, of Pentwater and Phoenix, died on Friday, February 26, 2021.
  • Renae D. Fessenden, 68, of Shelby, died on Friday, February 26, 2021.
  • Antoinette “Toni” Pawlowski, 74, of Pentwater, died on Friday, February 26, 2021.
  • John Wilson Gebhart, 100-plus, of Hart, died on Saturday, February 27, 2021.
  • James Edward Johnson, 74, of Pentwater, died on February 28, 2021.
  • Charles Monton, 87, of The Villages, Fla., formerly of Pentwater, died on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.
  • Joyce A. (Gardner) Van Aelst, 93, of Walkerville, died on Wednesday, March 3, 2021.
  • John Hammond, 73, of Rothbury, died on Monday March 8, 2021.
  • Guadalupe “Lupe” Rodriguez, 60, of Muskegon, died on Monday, February 8, 2021.
  • William “Bill” Robert Knoth, 78, of Stony Lake, died on Thursday, March 11, 2021.
  • Margene “Marge” Sillman, 81, of Shelby, died on Thursday, March 11, 2021.
  • Thomas Armstrong, Jr., 91, of Rothbury, died on Monday, March 15, 2021.
  • William Paul “Bill” Nusbaum, 70, of Mears, died on Saturday, March 20, 2021.
  • John Laurence Moore II, 61, of Rothbury, died on Saturday, March 20, 2021.
  • Marie E. Fitzpatrick, 82, of Hart, died on Saturday, March 20, 2021.
  • Regina “Jeanie” Sill, 72, of Shelby, died on Saturday, March 20, 2021.
  • Virginia Leona Camargo, 54, of Shelby, died on Tuesday, March 23, 2021.
  • Lois L. Ayers, 78, of Pleasant Ridge, , died on Wednesday, March 24, 2021.
  • Sharon Bowen, 76, of Shelby, died on Wednesday, March 24, 2021.
  • Robert V. Helmer, 96, of Shelby, died on Thursday, March 25, 2021.
  • Jimmie D. “Jim” Williams, 79, of Rothbury, formerly of Shelby, died on Monday, March 29, 2021.
  • Carolyn Louise Smith, 76, of Hesperia, died on Sunday, April 4, 2021.
  • Alan Francis Hoffman, 68, of Rockford, formerly of Shelby, died Tuesday, April 6, 2021.
  • Joseph John Tickle, 83, of Pentwater, died on Wednesday, April 7, 2021.
  • Mary Elizabeth Morse, 95, of Shelby, died on Friday, April 9, 2021.
  • John William Babbin, 80, of Oceana County, died Saturday, April 10, 2021.
  • Patrick Leonard Courneya, 56, formerly of Whitehall, died on Saturday, April 17, 2021.

Updated April 19, 2021.

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