Frances Harless, 83

Frances Harless, of Clarkston, born July 24, 1938 in Gainesboro, Tenn., to Marshall Larry Davidson and Versie Lou Stafford Davidson, went to be with the Lord on April 27, 2022 at the age of 83. Preceded in death by her loving husband Manford and infant daughter Kimberly. Beloved mother of Randy (Shelley) Harless. Proud grandmother […]

Althea Fitzthomas, 90

Althea Jean Fitzthomas, longtime resident of Clarkston, passed away April 26, 2022 at the age of 90. Preceded in death by her loving husband of 59 years Wilbert Frank Fitzthomas, her parents William and Althea Flanigan, sister and brothers. Beloved mother of Mark Fitzthomas, Dana (Thomas) Grace, Dawn (Gary) Rump, proud grandmother of Leslie Grace, […]

Grief support group

Wint’s Healing Hearts Support Group usually meets the second Tuesday of the month in the Carriage House (Senior Center Complex at Clintonwood Park) at 7 p.m. The next meeting is May 10, with the subject “Experiencing your thoughts and feelings through journaling.” No registration is necessary, and the meetings are free of charge. All ages […]

Kenneth Laurence, 44

Kenneth James Laurence, Jr., of Clarkston, formerly of Rochester Hills, passed away suddenly on April 21, 2022 at the age of 44. Husband/best friend of Emily Bitzer Laurence, loving and doting father of Charlotte “Charly” and Michael “Mikey,” son of Kenneth Sr. (late Beverly) Laurence, brother of Jamie (James) Shortenhaus, uncle of Ella and Abigail, […]

Jasper Ledbetter, 94

Jasper “Bill” Ledbetter, of Clarkston, passed away unexpectedly on April 18, 2022, at the age of 94. Preceded in death by his beloved wife Joy and his six siblings. Loving father of The Rev. Dr. Michael (Jennifer) and Melinda Ledbetter. Proud grandfather of Jason (Christina) Ledbetter, Courtney (Marc) Whichard, and Stephanie Joy (Dale) Kauffman. Adored […]

Charles Mason, 93

Charles E. Mason, of Waterford, formerly of Clarkston, passed away April 9, 2022 at the age of 93. Husband of Doris for 70 ½ years. Father of Patricia (Bruce) Nesbitt, Robert (Margaret) Mason, and Gary (Susan) Mason, grandpa of Kelly (Kent) Allion, Bryan Mason, Matthew (Rosie) Mason, Chelsea (Rafael) Zabala, Lindsey (Chris) VanRaemdonck, and Danny […]

Steven Sadecki, 54

Steven Francis “Steve” Sadecki passed away April 4, 2022 at the age of 54. Beloved son of Barbara and Gerald Sadecki. Dear brother of Mary Marlatt (Bart), Mark Sadecki (Missey), Theresa Adriaens (Steve), Anne Sadecki, and Sharon Robins (Matt). Also survived by his loving aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and his two dearest fishing and […]

Douglas Wilson, 65

Douglas Allen Wilson, of Clarkston, passed away surrounded by family on April 8, 2022 at the age of 65 after a brief battle with brain cancer. Doug was preceded in death by his cherished parents Robert “Bob” and Lenora Wilson. He was a loving husband to Maritess “Tess” Wilson and proud father to Ashley (Chris) […]

James Galligan, 71

James Patrick “Pat” Galligan, of Clarkston, passed away unexpectedly at home on April 7, 2022 at the age of 71 with his dog Scruffy at his side. Brother of Dennis (Vivian) Galligan, Beverly (Bob) Sherman, and Norman Galligan, brother-in-law of Nancy Galligan, like a brother to Bruce (Sally) Robertson, uncle of Elizabeth Sherman, Rob (Julie) […]

Charlotte Maybee, 94

Charlotte A. Maybee, of Waterford, formerly of Clarkston, passed away on October 25, 2021 at the age of 94. Survived by several second cousins and a host of friends. Preceded in death by cousins Isabelle (Donald) Stark, Marion Roush, James (JoAnne) Hodges, and Martha (Stan) White. Charlotte was a member of the Clarkston United Methodist […]