Died: Sunday, February 05, 2012
Richard Martinez, 67, passed away on Feb. 5, 2012.
Richard is survived by son Richard of Auburn Hills, Paula Hopkins of Ferndale, Anthony of Auburn Hills, and Randy Zolman of Tenn. He was a grandfather and son of Santiago and Delphina Martinez.
Richard owned Rico’s Wheels and Deals Motercycle Repair and retired after 30 years at G.M Tool & Die.
Died: Saturday, February 04, 2012 Marcella O. VERBECK
VERBECK, Marcella O. “Sally”; of Clarkston; February 4, 2012; Age 95; Preceded in death by her husband Alphonse; Mother of Dennis L. (Estelle) Verbeck and Judith Ann (David) Semenas; Loving grandma of Deanna (Don) Egler, David (Donna) Semenas, Kristin (Paul) Bernard & Cindy Verbeck; Great Grandma of Alexis & Austin Egler, Kennedy & Chase Bernard; Sister of Maurice Baeckeroot; Preceded in death by her parents Marcel & Minnie and her siblings: Gabrielle Locke, Catherine Havercamp, Leon Baeckeroot & Helen Wilk; graveside service Tuesday 2 p.m. at Cadillac Memorial East Cemetery, Clinton Township. Memorials may be made to St. Matthew’s Church, Lexington, MI. Arrangements entrusted to the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston.
Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Saturday, February 04, 2012
Beloved wife of the late Kenneth. Dear mother of Janice (Donald) Morris of Fla., Ray (Kathy) of Oakland Township, Lois Byers of Ark., and Todd of Royal Oak. Loving grandmother of 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Mrs. Waite was a member of Paint Creek Methodist Church. Funeral services were held at the Lake Orion Chapel, Sparks-Griffin Funeral Home. Internment Paint Creek Cemetery . Memorial contributions may be made to Paint Creek Methodist Church , or Paint Creek Cemetery Endowment Fund. . Memorial reflections to the family may be made to www.sparksgriffin.com.
Died: Friday, February 03, 2012
Raymond J. Kirkey, age 81 of Lake Orion, died February 3, 2012. He was 81. Beloved husband of Helga.
Memorial Service Friday, February 17, 11am at Great Lakes National Cemetery, 4200 Belford Rd. Holly. Contributions may be made to the family. Share memories at temrowskifamilyfuneralhome.com.
Died: Friday, February 03, 2012
George Raymond “Ray” Welch, 94, of Lake Orion, passed away on Feb. 3, 2012.
Beloved husband of the late Ellen Rita. Dear father of Raymond J. (Phyllis) Welch, Mary Ellen Forester, Catherine (Larry) Szymanski, Rita (Charles) McCarthy, Margaret (Jack) Phillips, James T. Welch and Mary Elizabeth (Richard) Oras.
He was the loving grandfather of six and great grandfather of five. He is survived by his brother John.
Ray was a member for over 50 years of the Lake Orion Lions Club and past commander of Lake Orion American Legion. He was also a speech instructor for Gabriel Richard Institiute for many years.
His talent for wood work extended to many pieces made for his children. He was a ferocious reader and an expert at crossword puzzles.
Interment Eastlawn Cemetery. Donations can be made to the Leader Dogs for the Blind. Reflections may be shared by visiting www.sparksgriffin.com
Died: Friday, February 03, 2012
Lake Orion resident, Raymond J. Kirkey died on February 3, 2012. He was 81 years old.
Mr. Kirkey was the beloved husband of Helga.
Memorial services were February 17, at the Great Lakes National Cemetery, in Holly.Contributions may be made to the family.
You may still share memories at TemrowskiFamilyFuneralHome.com
Died: Thursday, February 02, 2012 KIMBERLY L. LOBENSTEIN
LOBENSTEIN, KIMBERLY L. of Waterford; February 2, 2012; age 51. Loving wife of Randy for 32 years; mother of Daniel (Kelli) and Lacy; daughter of Solomon “Paul” and Carol Wood; grandmother of Anthony, Elijah, Aleah, Aubrey and Cruz; sister of Deborah Jones; preceded in death by her brothers Rick and Paul Kitchen; step-sister of Annita Abner and Russell Gwinn; also survived by special Aunt Imogene Carpenter. Funeral service Monday 12:30 p.m. at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home where friends may visit Sunday 7-9 p.m. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Thursday, February 02, 2012 Carl M. CHEWINS
CHEWINS, Carl M. “Toby” of Clarkston; February 2, 2012; age 74. Loving Husband of Betsy “Liza Jane” for 56 years. Beloved Father of Karen (Bill) Turnbull, Christine (Kevin) Coventry, Kathryn (the late Dale) Manneback and Paul (Stacey) Chewins. G-PA of Brett Turnbull, Eric (Deana) Turnbull, Kristen (Patrick) Dasilva, Kelsey and Cole Chewins. Brother of Thomas (Ellen) Chewins, Patricia Leach, Brenda Chewins and Joan (Donald) Quinn. Preceded in death by his siblings Margaret Tscherne and Richard Chewens. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family and friends. Carl owned and operated Carl’s Tax Accounting for the last 36 years. He enjoyed all sports especially attending his grandchildren’s events. He enjoyed every moment, spent with family and friends, traveling and enjoying life to the fullest. Funeral Service Monday 10 AM at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston where friends may visit Sunday 2-7pm. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Clarkston Boosters Building Fund. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Thursday, February 02, 2012
BECK, DARLENE of Clarkston; formerly of Pontiac; February 2, 2012; age 63. Wife of Rodney for 24 years; mother of Michelle Bruske; grandma of Katie; sister of Norbert (Cheryl) Capistrant and Jim (Pam) Capistrant. Darlene worked at Farmer Jack for 38 years. Will be missed by family and many friends. Funeral service Saturday 3:00 p.m. at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston where friends may visit Friday 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 12 Noon until time of service. Inurnment White Chapel Cemetery. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Thursday, February 02, 2012 Julius Louis VERMEULEN
VERMEULEN, Julius Louis “Al”; of Clarkston; February 2, 2012; age 86; Preceded in death by his wife Shirley; Father of Bill (Teresa), Mike (Denise), Richard (Adrienne), Judi (Dave) Peterson and Jim; Grandpa of Maria, Alyssa, Justin (Haley), Matthew (Zoe), Rick, Joe, Nicole, Jill, Danielle (Jamie), Ryan and David James; Brother of Georgette Joyner, Rosemary (Micky) Hessen, Mary Jane (Nelson) Dowe and Robert (Carol) Bollenberghe; preceded in death by his brother George. Al served in the U.S. Marines during WWII and retired as a Detroit fireman. He enjoyed traveling and was dedicated to his family. Friends may visit at Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston Monday 3-8 pm with a 7:30pm rosary. Funeral Mass Tuesday 11:00am at St. Daniel Catholic Church. Memorials may be made to St. Vincent DePaul. Online guest book www.wintfuneralhome.com.