Robert White, 66

Robert Frederick White, of Clarkston; passed away suddenly May 26, 2020; age 66. Loving father of Julie (Scott) Brinkman, Robert White, Carson White, Dominic Spadoni and Matthew Denis. Proud grandpa of Edie and Max Rodgers. Beloved son of Gail. Dear brother of Randy, Ronnie, Renee, Shelley, and the late Richard. Bob graduated from Michigan State […]

William McVinnie, 80

William Wayne McVinnie, resident of Clarkston, died peacefully on May 9, 2020, from complications of pneumonia. He was 80 years old. Bill is sadly missed by his wife, Susanne, and children: Katherine (Jeff Clarkson) McVinnie, Tuscaloosa AL; David (Paula Vozza) McVinnie, Windsor ON; and Alison (Kevin Crozier) McVinnie (Fergus, ON); grandchildren: Michael, Lindsay, and Christopher […]

Jim Beebe, 80

Jim Beebe of Clarkston and Bradenton, Fla., passed away on May 15, 2020 at the age of 80 of heart complications at Blake Hospital in Bradenton. Jim graduated from Waterford Township High School in 1957. After graduation, Jim drove to California with some friends, enjoying the West Coast for two years. Upon returning home he […]

Lena Taylor, 71

Lena Jane Taylor of Clarkston passed away peacefully May 18, 2020 with her daughter by her side. Born July 7, 1948 in Pontiac to the late John and Marjorie (Byars) Taylor; loving mother of Mary Jane (Randy) Budrow; proud grandmother of Zachary, Chelsea and Mackenzie Budrow; preceded in death by brothers Joe and Larry Taylor. […]

Janet E. Frericks, 85

FRERICKS, Janet Elizabeth; of Clarkston; passed away on May 9, 2020; age 85. Beloved mother of Carolyn Frericks, Barbara Frericks and Mary Ann (Greg Nylen) Frericks. Grandmother of Ethan Frericks-DeLude and Gram Nylen. Great grandmother of Greyson Ferguson. Janet was born in Detroit in 1934 and was preceded in death by her parents Charles Julian […]

Maxine M. Shell, 97

SHELL, Maxine M.; of Lake Orion formerly of Clarkston; passed away Friday, May 8, 2020; age 97; preceded in death by her husband Elden; mother of Penny (Louis “Bud”) Leverenz, late Gregory ( Nancy) Shell, Christopher Shell & Elizabeth (Arthur) Solomon; grandma of Martin (Jessica), Matthew (Kelly), Rainey (Brandon), Benjamin & Caitlin (Justin); great grandma […]

Sally V. Kubani, 83

KUBANI, Sally V.; of Clarkston; passed away surrounded by her family on May 7, 2020; age 83; wife of Vic for 57 years; mother of Mary (David) Pacitto & Ray (Sue) Kubani; preceded in death by her son Gary Kubani; grandmother of Regina, Julia, Garrett & Maria Pacitto, Kent & Drew Kubani; sister of Andy […]

Bonnie M. Champion, 87

CHAMPION, Bonnie Mae; of Clarkston formerly of Royal Oak; passed away May 3, 2020; age 87. Wife of William for 67 years; mother of William (Beverly Pylman) Champion, Donald (Diane) Champion & Ellen Champion-Misner; grandma of Richard Misner; preceded in death by her grandson Matthew Misner; sister of Frederick (Donna) Stenton. Bonnie retired as an […]

Sally J. Heitmeyer, 76

HEITMEYER, Sally J., 76, of Elk Rapids, passed away peacefully at Munson Medical Center on Saturday, May 2, 2020, following a three-year battle with leukemia. Sally was a warrior throughout the battle. She was born on March 6, 1944, in Pontiac, Michigan, the daughter of Richard and Dora Morgan. She graduated from Clarkston High School […]

Gary J. Christie, 60

CHRISTIE, Gary J., of Clarkston; formerly of Warren; passed away at the age of 60 on April 28, 2020, at home surrounded by the comfort of his family. Loving father of Breanne Christie, Brent (“Buzz”) Christie, and Sean Christie, whom he raised with their mother, Kim Christie Tello. Cherished brother of Judy Christie, Gail Burns, […]