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Patricia Tighe-Chapman

Patricia Ellen Tighe-Chapman, 85 of Suttons Bay, formerly of Bronson, passed away Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 at Munson Hospital in Traverse City.
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Patricia Tighe-Chapman

Constance Thatcher

Constance Rae Thatcher, 83, of Northport, passed away Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 at home surrounded by dear friends and her loving family.
Connie was born April 21,...
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Constance Thatcher

Wayne Goodwin

Wayne D. Goodwin, age 63, of Escanaba, formerly of Kalkaska, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017.
Wayne is survived by his daughter,...
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Wayne Goodwin

Edwin Thirlby

Edwin G. Thirlby, 79, of Traverse City, passed away peacefully on Nov. 19, 2017 at his home. Ed was born on May 6, 1938 in Traverse City, to the late James and...
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Edwin Thirlby

Peggy Futterer

Peggy Kathryn Futterer, 83, died peacefully in her home at Green Acres, Manistee, with her family by her side on Nov. 19, 2017.
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Peggy Futterer

Jack Dorie

Jack Howard Dorie passed away peacefully with his family at his side, Nov. 13, 2017 at Traverse Manor at the age of 97. He was the loving husband of 60 years to...
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Jack Dorie

Martin Palmer

Martin Francis "Marty" Palmer, 65, of Fife Lake, passed away
Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 at his home in the presence of his loving family.
Marty was born on...
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Martin Palmer

Karen Tester

Karen Lee (Kinney) Tester was born to Clint and Rhoda Kinney on Aug. 3, 1948 in Traverse City. She entered her eternal home on Nov. 19, 2017. Preceding her in...
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Karen Tester

Tommy Wysocki

Tommy James Wysocki, 73, of Traverse City passed away Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 at Munson Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.
Tommy was born on Easter...
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Tommy Wysocki

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Catherine Stankewitz

Catherine R. Stankewitz, 71, of Kalkaska, passed away on Nov. 18, 2017 at Munson Medical Center. No services are planned at this time but, you can sign the...
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Catherine Stankewitz

Robert Coates

Robert "Bob" Lyle Coates, 80, of Brethren, died Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017
Memorial services and a Celebration of Life will be conducted 2 p.m., Friday, Nov. 24,...
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Robert Coates

John Greenan

age 89, passed away on Nov. 12, 2017.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis, two sons, John and Garth, a daughter, Janice, four grandchildren and six...
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John Greenan

Allen Griffin Jr.

69, of Kingsley, died Monday, Oct. 30, 2017. He was the husband of Patricia Griffin.
Private services will be held.
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Allen Griffin Jr.

Perrie Knorr

74, of Traverse City, passed away Nov. 16, 2017.
Visitation will take place Tuesday, Nov. 21, from 5 to 7 p.m., with the rosary prayed at 7 p.m., at the...
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Perrie Knorr

Todd Brackett

Todd S. Brackett, age 83, of Traverse City, a Marine Corps veteran, passed November 11, 2017. Born in Traverse City to Ralph and Alice Brackett, who precede him...
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Todd Brackett

Howard Chappel

Howard Chappel, age 94, died at Regency Grand Blanc. Born in Kingsley to William and Bertha Chappel. Preceded in death by his parents, brothers Lawrence and...
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Howard Chappel

Blanche Hogerheide

91, of South Boardman, passed away on Nov. 14, 2017.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 19, at Kalkaska Funeral Home, 152 S. Cedar St.,...
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Blanche Hogerheide

Susan Hill

66, of Traverse City, died Nov. 13, 2017.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at Life Story Funeral Home. The family will greet friends...
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Susan Hill

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Condolences forDonald Marlow
It is with sorrow that I learned today that Don passed away on Nov 13. I know the coming holiday season will be difficult, but time heals. My... Read more
By Beverly, your next door neighbor

Condolences forTommy Wysocki
I'm going to miss you Uncle Tom !!!! Remember me.... Love ,Connie Read more
By Connie Kouchnerkavich

Condolences forArthur Schubert
Mr. Schubert was one of the kindest men I ever knew. He was perfectly matched for the job he did so well. All of us students respected him so much.... Read more
By Bill Stebner TCHS graduate. Class of 1971.