Deaths 2022

The following deaths have been reported to Oceana County Press:

  • Barbara “Barbi” Kay Taylor, 51, of Hart, died on Sunday, January 2, 2022.
  • Wayne Allen Fessenden, 65, of Hesperia, died on Monday, January 3, 2022.
  • Jo Anne E. Markavitch, 89, of Ludington, died Wednesday, January 5, 2022.
  • Ernesto Vela, 44, of Shelby, died on Thursday, January 6, 2022.
  • Doreen Elizabeth Rameau, 65, of Hesperia, died on Thursday, January 6, 2022.
  • Elaine J. Tietz, 80, of Rothbury, died on Sunday January 9, 2022.
  • Susan “Susie” Castor, 77, of Pentwater, died on Sunday, January 9, 2022.
  • Lloyd “Bud” Elsworth Marrison, 89, of Hart formerly of Scottville died on Monday, January 10, 2022.
  • Helen Lucille Baker, 79, of Hart, died on Tuesday, January 11, 2022.
  • Dorothy Nienhuis, 96, of Hart, died on Wednesday, January 12, 2022.
  • Charles Milo Hutchinson, 86, of Hart, died on Thursday, January 13, 2022.
  • Carroll C. VanDenHeuvel, 84, of Hart, died on Saturday, January 15, 2022.
  • Agnes Varenhorst, 102, of Ludington, formerly of Hart, died on Wednesday, January 19, 2022.
  • Karen Graham Pleasant, 65, of Laketon Township, died on January 20, 2022.
  • Anthany Quinten Shafer, 63, of Hart, died on Friday, January 21, 2022.
  • Gary Lambert Peterson, 78, of Mears, died on Friday, January 21, 2022.
  • Thomas John Oomen, 68, of Hart, died on Saturday, January 22, 2022.
  • Charlene M. Sartwell, 83, of Hesperia, died on Sunday, January 23, 2022.
  • Bonnie B. Eyestone, 75, of New Era, died Sunday, January 23, 2022.
  • Michael Scott Decker, 29, of Hart, died on Monday, January 24, 2022.
  • Barry Joe Gotts, 68, of Shelby, died on Monday January 24, 2022.
  • Andrea N. Garcia, 64, of Shelby, died on Tuesday, January 25, 2022.
  • Nancy Beth Mac Laine, 88, of Hart, died Tuesday, January 25, 2022.
  • Harvey M. Weaver, 94, of Hart, died on Friday, January 28, 2022.
  • Betty Jane DeRooy, 74, of Shelby, died on January 28, 2022.
  • Edith Louise Sible, 75, of Hart, died on Friday, January 28, 2022.
  • William Frank Marossy, 79, of Shelby, died on Monday, January 31, 2022.
  • Louise C. Hoffman, 86, of Shelby, died on Thursday, February 3, 2022.
  • Bella Durga, 5, of New Era, died on Friday, February 4, 2022.
  • Shirley Louise Littiebrant Mahynski, 91, of Scottville, formerly of Hart, died on Saturday, February 5, 2022.
  • James Martin Danes, 70, of Shelby, died on Saturday, February 5, 2022.
  • Roger Frank Warmuskerken, 74, died on Sunday, February 6, 2022.
  • Ursula “Sally” Anna Toubeaux, 87, of Hart, died on Monday, February 7, 2022.
  • Roxanne (Ulman) Olson, 65, of New Era, formerly of Ludington, died on Tuesday, February 8, 2022.
  • Daniel “Danny” Darris Lundberg, 56, of Pentwater, died on Wednesday, February 9, 2022.
  • George “Jerry” Marshall Daggett, 74, of Pentwater, died on Thursday, February 10, 2022.
  • Amy Bree Eastway, 41, of Shelby, died on Friday, Feb. 11, 2022.
  • Francis “Fran” Robert Bailly, 89, of Hart, died on Sunday, February 13, 2022, at the age of 89.
  • Pamela Marie Ingle, 60, of Rothbury, died on Monday, February 14, 2022.
  • Gerald Verschueren, 83, of Hart, died on Tuesday, February 15, 2022.
  • Dawn Marie Waycaster, 62, of Mears, died on Wednesday February 16, 2022.
  • Tim LeMahieu, 70, of Mears, died on Wednesday, February 16, 2022.
  • Roger (Chuck) Schultz Jr., 69, of Shelby, died on Tuesday, February 22, 2022.
  • Ann Smith, 61, of Pentwater, died on Wednesday, February 23, 2022.
  • Joan M. (Bird) Slocum, 79, of Hart, died on Wednesday, February 23, 2022.
  • Wanda LouAnn Foster, 40, of Shelby, died on Sunday, February 27, 2022.
  • Miriam W. Aebig, 91, of Shelby, died on Monday, February 28 , 2022.
  • Clara I. Flores, 64, of Hart, died Monday, February 28, 2022.
  • Michael “Mike” Labiotka, 74, of Shelby, died on Monday, February 28,2022.
  • Eugene “Gene” Markiewicz, 78, of New Era, died on Monday, February 28, 2022.
  • Miriam W. Aebig, 91, of Shelby, died on Monday, February 28th , 2022.
  • Lora Juanita Lamb, 73, of Pentwater, died on Tuesday, March 1, 2022.
  • Steven Youngstrom, 66, of Hart, died on Thursday, March 3, 2022.
  • Clifford Arlice Murray, 89, of New Era, died on Friday, March 4, 2022.
  • Jean Ann (Wilson) Naramore, 75, of Shelby, died on Friday, March 4, 2022.
  • Barbara Jane Smith, 79, of Rothbury, died on Friday, March 4, 2022.
  • Amy Louise Jewett-Coulier, 52, of Hart, died on Saturday, March 5, 2022
  • Mildred “Millie” Anna Johnson, 91, of Shelby, died on Sunday, March 13, 2022.
  • Robert DeJonge, 83, formally of New Era, died on Sunday March 13, 2022.
  • Betty Ruth (Brunais) Krause, 97, of Benona Township, died on Sunday, March 13, 2022.
  • Theodore “Ted” Jeffries Sr., 92, of New Era, died on Saturday, March 19, 2022.
  • Nedra Herrgers, 91, of Hart, died on Saturday, March 19, 2022.
  • Kathryn Jeanne Green, 75, of Shelby, died on Wednesday, March 23, 2022.
  • Bettie Elaine Neuman, 100, of Hart, died on Wednesday, March 30, 2022.
  • Charles Wesley Snyder IV, 49, of Walkerville, died on Wednesday, March 30, 2022.
  • Della May Bigsby, 77, of Pentwater, died on Thursday, April 01, 2022.
  • Linda Charlene Juska, 73, formally of Hart, died on Saturday, April 2,2022.
  • Hayden Scott Zaverl, 21, of Shelby, died on Saturday, April 2, 2022.
  • Carl Hubert Hart, 97, of Hart, died on Thursday, April 7, 2022.
  • Deborah Ann Crawford, 71, of Hart, died on Thursday, April 7, 2022.
  • Jordan Russell White, 28, of Hesperia, died on Thursday, April 7, 2022.
  • Christine Huizenga, 91, of Hart, died on Friday, April 8, 2022.
  • Terrie Lee Gebhart, 66, of Mears, died on Saturday, April 9, 2022.
  • Robert Frank Rudnick Sr., 85, of Hart, died on Monday, April 11, 2022.
  • Gertrude Fannie Rolph, 100, of New Era, died on Tuesday, April 12, 2022.
  • Douglas Zane Morgan, 62, of Hart, died on Wednesday, April 13, 2022.
  • Russell Edward Slocum, 86 of Hart, died on April 17, 2022.
  • Larry Dean Medsker, 84, of Pentwater, died on Monday, April 18, 2022.
  • Steven Charles Harmon, 62, of Shelby, formerly of Grand Rapids, died on Wednesday, April 20, 2022.
  • Jose Delfino Rodriguez Sr. 84, of Shelby, died on Wednesday, April 20, 2022.
  • Don Vega, 71, of Hart, died on Wednesday, April 20, 2022.
  • Lorraine Edith David, 83, of Hart, died on Friday, April 22, 2022.
  • Norrine Avis Henriksen, 86, of Pentwater, died on Thursday, April 28, 2022.
  • Vicki L. “Cookie” Tawney, 69, of New Era, died on Thursday April 28, 2022.
  • Vera Marie VanBrocklin, 93, of Hesperia, died on Thursday, April 28, 2022.
  • William Alexander Craner, 64, of Hesperia, died on Sunday, May 1, 2022.
  • Richard “Dick” I. VandenHeuvel, 86, of Pentwater, died on Monday, May 2, 2022.
  • Catherine Woodworth Keniston, 89, of Fairview, formerly of Walkerville, died on Friday, May 6, 2022.
  • Michael D. Schultz, 74, of Pentwater, died on Saturday, May 7, 2022.
  • Martin J. Drechen, 83, of Pentwater, died on Monday, May 9, 2022. 
  • Marietta Jean Overla, 92, of New Era, died on Tuesday, May 10, 2022.
  • Margaret “Peggy” Loeser, 82, of Pentwater, died on Tuesday, May 10, 2022.
  • Rosa Amelia Gonzales of Shelby, died on Wednesday, May 11, 2022
  • Carol Lynne Schiller, 71, died on Thursday, May 12, 2022.
  • Duane Douglas Vannett, 75, of New Era, died on Thursday, May 12, 2022.
  • Donald LaVern Frees, 91, of Hesperia, died on Monday, May 16, 2022.
  • Sharon Ann Annotto, 66, of Shelby, died on May 20,2022.
  • Rhonda Lynn Allen, 58, of Walkerville, died on Saturday, May 21, 2022.
  • Margaret Squire, 103, of Shelby, died on Monday, May 23, 2022.
  • C. Daniel Morat, 82, of Mears, died on Monday, May 23, 2022.

Updated May 27, 2022

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