Fred Leroy Osborn

Fred Leroy Osborn, formerly of Oxford and born Aug. 2, 1943, passed peacefully in his sleep at home on July 15, 2019, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. Fred was happily married to Jody (Beulah) Osborn for 54 years. He was a loving father to his two children, Catherine Hacala (Michael) and Chris Osborn-Rivera […]

Br. Eric Pilarcik, O.F.M.

Br. Eric Pilarcik, O.F.M. born October 19, 1966 passed away unexpectedly on July 2, 2019 at Mission of Santa Barbara, CA.  He was preceded in death by his parents Robert and Florence Pilarcik and survived by his loving sisters Beth (Ko) Kurokawa, Amy (Michael) Marcum, and Jill (Matt) McDevitt and his loving nieces and nephews: […]


CUTHRELL, Arrol (née Waterbury, Eichler) of Clarkston; July 10, 2019; age 90. Preceded in death by her husbands Max Waterbury and Alfred Cuthrell, brothers Marvin and Warren. Beloved mother of Marc Waterbury, Toni (Chris) Stanton, Scott (Marilyn) Waterbury. Loving stepmother of Constance (Rick) Buss and Michael Cuthrell. Proud grandmother of Kay, Ryan, Aaron, Adrian, Elliot, […]


TARVESTAD, Ruth M.; of Tampa, FL formerly of Clarkston, MI; passed away July 4, 2019; age 88; wife of Donald for nearly 70 years; mother of Faith (Mark) Maiville, Joy (Larry) VanderWeel, Hope Cartier, Melody Tarvestad & Timothy (Kimberly) Tarvestad; 15 grandchildren & 25 great grandchildren; preceded in death by brother William Phillips. Friends may […]


BUCHANAN, BETTY MAE SADDLER of Ortonville, MI passed away peacefully at home on June 11, 2019 after a brave and furious battle with Pancreatic Cancer.  She was 68 years old.  Betty was born in Jackson, MI to Ilah Saddler.  They later moved back to the Saddler farm where she lived with her mother until she […]

Bruce D. Hynes

Bruce D. Hynes of Davisburg passed away June 29, 2019, at age 78. Bruce was born May 25, 1941, to Roy and Marjorie Hynes in Pontiac. After losing his father at the age of 2, his grandmother, Lizzie Kehrl, helped raise him while his mother worked; loving husband of Karen; loving father of Jeffrey (Paula) […]

Louise B. LAGE

LAGE, Louise B. “Bonnie”; of Waterford; passed away peacefully at home June 29, 2019 after a courageous battle with cancer; age 69; loving mother of Jennifer (Charlie) Severn, Adam Lage & Kristin (Jonathan Knowlden) Lage; preceded in death by her toddler son Ryan and her dog Bailey Joseph ; grandma of Brenna Knowlden; sister of […]

Barbara L. Cowen

Barbara L. Cowen of Chelsea, MI, formerly of Clarkston, MI and Bradenton, FL Age 90, died Friday, June 28, 2019 at Chelsea Retirement Community. She was born September 3, 1928 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the daughter of Edward and Frances (DeGroot) Krem. Barb spent most of her life in the Clarkston, Michigan area and later lived […]

Martha A. WILSON

WILSON, Martha A.; of  Clarkston; went home to be with her Heavenly Father on June 21, 2019; age 73; preceded in death by her husband James “Jim”, her brother Joseph “Mike” Madison and her parents Joseph & Eileen Madison; mother of Joe (Corey) Wilson and Russell (Theresa) Wilson; “Granny” of Heather (Steve Pocs) Wilson, Tony […]

Eugene Perry FOOTE

FOOTE, Eugene Perry, born October 4, 1927 in Lansing, MI, passed away June 19, 2019 in Battle Creek, MI at the age of 91. He was preceded in death by his wife Jacklyn Perry Foote, his daughters, Linda and Jackie and his grandson, Christopher. He is survived by his children, Diana (Jeff) Dubiel of Tampa, […]