Shawna Lynn GRUCA

GRUCA, Shawna Lynn; of Clarkston; formerly of Ashley; October 19, 2018; age 40. Loving wife of John; proud mother of Carley, Jacklynn & Ashley; daughter of Mary Jane & Carl Bornemann; daughter in law of Salli Gruca; sister of Dr. Melissa (Reggie) Osborne & Kristin (Jason) McCammon; sister in law of Pat Gruca and Jennifer (Mike […]

Jonas (Herb) PERSON

PERSON, Jonas (Herb); of Oxford formerly of Waterford, MI & Northport, FL; Oct. 15, 2018; age 89; husband of Ruby; father of Jon (Lori) Person, Victoria (Kevin) Goral, Chris (Kathy) Person, Sandra (Marty) Scott & Michael (Ann) Person; beloved grandpa of Kristen, Jennifer, Jonathon, Patricia, Kaitlyn, Kevin, Brendan, Lexi, Daniel, Mikayla, Abby, Matthew & 3 […]


ALVARADO (MITCHELL), Della Jean; of Waterford, formerly of Clarkston; Passed away October 9, 2018; age 68; preceded in death by her husband Ruben; beloved mother of Sarah (Max) Dietrich, Ronald (Mary) Mitchell and Emily (Brian) Mitchell; loving grandmother of Gage and Colton Dietrich; sister of Debra Gatenby; special friend of Barb Breen. Della was an […]

Robert J. AREND

AREND, Robert J.; of Clarkston formerly of Jackson; October 9, 2018; age 84; husband of Carol for 49 years; brother of Jim (Margaret) Arend; brother in law of Ross (Erika) Arseneau; survived by several nieces & nephews; preceded in death by his parents Cletus & Margaret and brothers Thomas & William. Bob retired as a […]

Denise Ann Myers

Denise Ann Myers of Clarkston, formerly of Redford Township, passed away Oct. 5, 2018, at age 61. She was the wife of Warren; mother of Lindsay; daughter of Virginia (late Ramie) Phillips; sister of Ramie Jr (Michelle) Phillips; sister in law of Judy (Paul) Bruer. Denise recently retired as an engineer from General Motors after […]


WYZGOSKI, Phillip J.; of Ortonville; October 1, 2018; age 75; loving husband of Gloria for 47 years; father to John (Amanda) Quinlan, Theresa Klassa, Jessy Morales; brother of Mike and Tom Wyzgoski; preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Alvera; and brother Jim Wyzgoski. Phillip retired from General Motors after 38 years. He was […]

Marianna Waldrop Hawke, 97

Former Clarkston resident Marianna Waldrop Hawke died last month in Trinity, Florida. She was 97. Mrs. Hawke went home to be with the Lord, Friday September 14, 2018.  She was born in Murray, Kentucky February 24, 1921, the daughter of Clancy and Vera (Hughes) Waldrop.  Marianna is preceded in death by her parents, husband Bud […]


SIECINSKI, Mark F.; born and raised in Clarkston; suddenly passed September 29, 2018; age 56; devoted husband of Christy; loving father of Madison & Benjamin; baby brother of Kathryn Fletcher, Michael (Colleen) Siecinski & Paulette (Charles) Lamb; preceded in death by his parents Watson & Clara. Mark owned/operated Christy’s Estate Operations. Friends may visit at Lewis […]

Gary Robert Stonerock

Stonerock, Gary Robert; 81 years old; born September 28, 1936 in Garden City, MI, went to be with his Lord the day before his 82nd birthday on September 27, 2018.  He was the kind of man that practically knew a stranger’s whole life story within five minutes of meeting him.  As a professional land surveyor, Gary worked for […]


MALINOWSKI, Michele L. of Clarkston; passed away peacefully after a long battle with Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) on September 26, 2018; age 49.  Beloved wife of Tony for nearly 23 years.  Loving mother of Emily and twins Tony and Abbey.  Daughter of Walter and Lenore Wyniemko. Sister of Karen (Scott) Oliverio, Wally (Kendra) Wyniemko and Jon (Jen) Wyniemko.  Daughter in […]