Died: Monday, March 10, 2014
Ronald of Ortonville. Born May 12, 1937 in Pontiac, Michigan to Ralph and Beatrice (nee: Grooms) McCrumb. He married the former Traci Pierce in Gaylord, MI on July 26, 1996. He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Traci McCrumb; 3 children, Debbie (Michael) Aaron, Tammy (Dennis) Shoner and Greg (Connie) McCrumb; his mother Beatrice McCrumb; 8 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; he was preceded in death by his father and sister, Joanne Gleeson. Ron was retired from Consumers Power, Pontiac. He was a member of Goodrich Country Club and the American Legion Post #3, Sault Ste. Marie. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, March 10, 2014 at COATS VILLAGE FUNERAL HOME-ORTONVILLE. Interment will be at Ortonville Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Sunday from 1 to 3 and 5 to 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Gentiva Hospice. To send a condolence, go to www.CoatsFuneralHome.com/Obituaries.
Died: Thursday, March 06, 2014
MALACE (Leppek), Connie Marie of Clarkston; March 6, 2014; age 52; Wife of Larry for 22 years; mother of Larry W. Malace III and Courtney Malace; Daughter of Leonard and Joyce Leppek; daughter in law of Larry Sr. and Janice Malace; sister of Kenneth (Patricia) Leppek, Daniel Leppek and Michael (Sarah) Leppek; sister in law of Lisa (Joseph) Skupin, Thomas (Jennifer) Malace and Scott (Heather) Malace; also survived by several friends. Connie graduated from All Saints High School, Bay City. Scripture Service Sunday 2 pm at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston where friends may visit Saturday 3-5 and 7-9 pm and Sunday 12-6 pm. Funeral Mass Monday 10 am at Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church. Rite of Committal All Saints Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Ronald McDonald House, Detroit or Scleroderma Foundation. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Sunday, March 02, 2014
KELL, Thomas Daniel; “Danny”; of Oxford; formerly of Clarkston; March 2, 2014 after a long courageous battle with cancer; age 65; loving husband of Sandy; devoted father of Patrick (Michelle) Rouse, Shannon (Justin) Hanson, Nicole (James) England, Ryan Kell and Stephanie Flanagin; adored papa of Isabel, Samantha, Riayn, Preslea, Daniel, Kennedy, Nathan, Addyson, Emma & Thomas; brother of Brenda (Rod) Dosch, Linda Tucker, Vicky (Gary) Spivy, Curt (Linda) Kell & Debbie (the late Tony) Smith; preceded in death by his parents Porter & Dorothy; son in law of Rosa (the late LaRue) Collier; also survived by many nieces & nephews; Danny graduated from Pontiac Northern and was a State Champ wrestler. He served as a Green Beret in the Special Forces during the Vietnam Conflict. He retired from General Motors and was a respected UAW Local 594 Zone Man/Committee Man. Danny was a faithful deacon at Mt. Zion Church. Friends may visit at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston Thursday 6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. and Friday 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Funeral service Saturday 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Zion Church. Interment Christian Memorial Cemetery; Memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
George Miller of Ortonville was born September 23, 1942 in Brooklyn, New York to the late Ray and Catherine (nee: Foran) Miller. He is survived by his loving wife Sandra Miller; 4 children, Jeff Miller, Craig Miller, Jessica Parks and Dawn Goodnight; 4 grandchildren, Gavin, Katlyn, Cody and Ethan; 1 sister, Doris Kline; he was preceded in death by his son, Tony Miller and brother, Ray Miller. George was retired from Chrysler and was a member of the UAW #869. He was veteran of the U.S. Army-Vietnam and was a member of the Patriot Guard Riders and the HOG’s-Waterford Chapter. Funeral service will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at COATS VILLAGE FUNERAL HOME-ORTONVILLE. Interment will follow at Great Lakes National Cemetery. Pastor David Gerber officiating. Family will receive friends on Monday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Assn. or American Diabetes Assn. To send a condolence to the family go to www.CoatsFuneralHome.com/Obituaries
Died: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
RICHARD (Olson), Betty May Serena; of Clarkston; born and raised in Detroit; February 25, 2014; 86; she was the daughter of Elmer and Jane (Kittleson) Olson; preceded in death by her husband of 65 years Vincent “Bill”; mother of Mark (Carol) Richard, Jane Jones, Gail (Milan Mueller), Eric (Cindy) Richard and Ruth (Terry) Dressler; grandma of Adam (Michelle) Richard, Todd Richard, Sara (Jon) Ableson, Dana Jones, Serena & Sally Mueller, Sara, Allie & Marissa Richard; sister of Dick Olson; preceded in death by her siblings: Bob Olson, Mary Jane Olson and Jack Olson; also survived by several nieces, nephews, in laws and dear friends; Betty met her husband while she was working in the War Crimes Dept. at the Pentagon during WWII. She was a talented athlete, playground supervisor at Clarkston Elementary and Clarkston Jr. High, and enjoyed performing at the Clarkston Village Players. She was a member at Clarkston United Methodist Church; Memorial gathering Saturday, March 8th from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston; Memorials may be made to Clarkston United Methodist Church, Salvation Army or Desert Angels.
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Died: Monday, February 24, 2014
BAKER, NOREEN, K. of Clarkston, February 24, 2014 at 75 years of age. Loving wife of Jerry for 55 years; dearest mother of Nancee (Skip) Mooney, Greg Baker, Julie (Lyle) Eldred and Todd Baker; grandmother of Kelli, Ryan, Trisha, Fallon and Gaige; great grandmother of Madison, Dylan, and Rielynne. Noreen retired from Genisys/T&C Federal Credit Union in 2000 after 15 years of service. She loved riding on the back of Jerry’s Harley and made many trips to Sturgis, SD. Most important she loved and enjoyed her family. Family received friends Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 3-7 PM at COATS FUNERAL HOME. Memorials may be made to Michigan Parkinson Foundation or Michael J. Fox Foundation. To send a condolence, go to www.CoatsFuneralHome.com/Obituaries.
Died: Sunday, February 23, 2014
MOULTRUP, Stephen Craig; of Clarkston, age 59; died suddenly Sunday, February 23, 2014 from a brain hemorrhage. Left to cherish his memory are children Ryan (Samantha LaValley) of Clarkston, Lexi (Dave) Sundquist of Texas, Grace and Benjamin Moultrup at home. Beloved brother of the late Susan (Ken) Whitenton, Michael Moultrup of Clarkston, Jane (George Voulgaris) Clover of Hessel, Kathy (Jim) Willoughby of Clarkston, Dr. Diane (Jack) Condit of Maryland, Ruth (the late Steve) Lohff of Cedarville, Barbara (Corky) Goss of Syracuse, N.Y. Also survived by two devoted former wives Leah Reeves and Heather Moultrup. Dear uncle to many special nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents George and Nancy Moultrup. Steve was born in Detroit, Michigan and graduated from Waterford Kettering High School in 1973. He attended Michigan State University, graduating with a degree in Political Science. He received his law degree from the Detroit College of Law in 1987 and had an independent legal practice for many years. Steve was a devoted father and loved spending time with his children. He was a wonderful brother and friend, always available to lend a helping hand. He gave freely of himself to those he loved, and was always there to listen and not judge. Talking with Steve always left you feeling better. Steve was a compassionate, generous and kind man who will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. Visitation will be Friday 4-8 pm at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston. Funeral Saturday 5:30 pm at the funeral home with Rev. James Bolin officiating. Family will receive friends Saturday 4:30 pm until time of the service. Private Interment Ottawa Park Cemetery. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com.
Died: Saturday, February 22, 2014
PRYOMSKI, Zane M.; of Clarkston; February 22, 2014; age 79; husband of Sora; Father of Gary (Kristi), Dr. Michael (Pam) and Laurie (Ranjit) Mugve; Grandfather of Ryan, Danna, Nicholas, Ross, Robert, Neal and Nikhil; Brother of Daniel Pryomski. Zane graduated from Clarkston High in 1953. He retired from General Motors after 30 years as a Tinsmith. Zane loved spending time with his grandchildren on Pontiac Lake. Memorial Service Saturday 3 pm at the Lewis E .Wint and Son Funeral Home, Clarkston where friends may visit Saturday 2pm until the time of service. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to Humane Society. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Friday, February 21, 2014
PARTLO, Edith M. of Clarkston; February 21, 2014; age 88; preceded in death by her husband George and siblings Victor, James, and Dorothy McCrea. Loving mother of David, Stephen, Timothy and Joel Partlo; proud grandma of Amber (Christopher) Singleton, Ashley (Benjamin) Irwin, Meagan Carver and Abigail Krug; great grandma of Ryker Irwin; dear sister of Sarah “Reta” Bell. Edith emigrated from Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1952. She worked as an LPN for many years. Edith was very devoted to her children, grandchildren and great grandchild. Memorials may be made to the U.S.O. Private arrangements entrusted to the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com
Died: Thursday, February 20, 2014
MIRACLE, Glennis R.; “Glenn”; of Ortonville; unexpectedly February 17, 2014; age 65; husband of Judy for 44 years; father of Jeanette (Brian) Leshan, Julie (Matthew) Joneson, Christine (Ryan) Sharber, Keith Miracle, Anne (Jamie) Dalton and Douglas Miracle; preceded in death by his parents Glen and Gertrude Miracle and sons Brian & Joseph; also survived by 8 grandchildren; brother of Linda (John) Howe, Darlene (Johnny) Bridges, Frances (Richard) McClelland, Larry (Kim) Miracle and Donna (Gene) Wood; Son in law of Roger and Mary Weeks. Glenn graduated from Clarkston High School Class of 1966. Glenn retired from General Motors after 42 years as a Millwright. Friends may visit Monday 3-8 pm at the Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston. Funeral Mass Tuesday 11 am at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, Waterford. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Desert Angels or the Oakland County Sportsmen’s Club. Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.com.