Obituaries

Karrer-Simpson Obituary Listing
Bernard L Mitrzyk

Bernard L Mitrzyk

December 17th, 1941 to November 22nd, 2017
Bernard Lee Mitrzyk, 75, of Fort Gratiot, formerly of Standish, died Wednesday, November 21, 2017. He was born December 17, 1941 in Pinconning, to the late John and Victoria Mitrzyk. He married Kathleen A. Moore on April 8, 1967 in Saginaw. BernardRead More
Denis Tetreau

Denis Tetreau

September 8th, 1932 to November 20th, 2017
Denis David Tetreau, 85, of Port Huron, died Monday, November 20, 2017. He was born September 8, 1932 in Port Huron to the late Henry and Anne Tetreau. He married his high school sweetheart, Joan M. Schmitt, on November 21, 1953 in St. JosephRead More
Stephen C Brush

Stephen C Brush

March 5th, 1953 to November 5th, 2017
Stephen Charles Brush, 64, of Port Huron died Sunday, November 5, 2017. He was born March 5, 1953 in Yokosuka, Japan to the late William and Jeanne Brush. He married Judy M. Mosher on October 18, 2014 in Port Huron. Stephen grew up in Port HuronRead More
Loretta M Graham

Loretta M Graham

May 1st, 1937 to November 18th, 2017
Loretta May Graham, 80 years old, of Port Huron, died Saturday, November 18, 2017. She was born May 1, 1937, to the late Frank and Alice Cole. Loretta loved to bake, cook and play bingo. She enjoyed singing and listening to music. She is survived byRead More
John Corby

John Corby

June 28th, 1948 to November 15th, 2017
John Franklin Corby, 69, of Clyde, died Wednesday, November 15, 2017. He was born June 28, 1948 in Rockford, Illinois, to the late Robert J. and Phyllis Helen Corby. He married Christine M. Guenther on December 26, 1970 in Port Huron. John wasRead More
John H Rumptz

John H Rumptz

February 28th, 1940 to November 13th, 2017
John Henry Rumptz, 77, of Port Huron Township, died Monday, November 13, 2017. He was born February 28, 1940 in Ubly, to the late Peter S. and Theresa M. Rumptz. John served in the United States Navy and was a true patriot. He retired from MichiganRead More
Gerald L "Bud" Borowski

Gerald L "Bud" Borowski

September 5th, 1928 to November 11th, 2017
Gerald Lawrence “Bud” Borowski, 89, of Port Huron Township, passed away Saturday, November 11, 2017. He was born September 5, 1928 in Port Huron to the late Albert and Molly Borowski. He married Marilyn G. Spangenberg in 1975. Gerald served inRead More
Mary M Rankin

Mary M Rankin

May 27th, 1925 to November 8th, 2017
Mary M. Rankin 92, of Port Huron, died November 8, 2017 in Port Huron. Mary was born May 27, 1925, in Port Huron, to the late Ira and Quinnith Carpenter. She married William J. Rankin in Port Huron in 1942. He preceded her in death on July 18, 2007.Read More
Karen A. Owens

Karen A. Owens

November 4th, 1945 to November 3rd, 2017
Karen Ann Owens, 71, of Clyde, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. She was born November 4, 1945 in St. Clair, to the late Russell O. and Florence L. Dandron. She married Paul Owens, who preceded her in death in 2006. Karen was a graduate of St.Read More
Nan L. Perley

Nan L. Perley

September 30th, 1958 to October 31st, 2017
Nan Louise Perley, 59, of Port Huron, died Tuesday, October 31, 2017. She was born September 30, 1958 in Port Huron to the late George and Anna Ernst. She married David K. Perley on September 15, 1984, in Port Huron. Nan was a 1976 graduate of PortRead More
Bonnie K Sharpe

Bonnie K Sharpe

April 9th, 1942 to October 26th, 2017
Bonnie Kay Sharpe, 75, of Port Huron, died Thursday, October 26, 2017. She was born April 9, 1942 in Port Huron to the late Andrew and Helen Steinhaus. She married Frank Sharpe on August 4, 1962 in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, Emmett.Read More
Germain M. Irons

Germain M. Irons

August 20th, 1926 to October 19th, 2017
Germain Marie Irons, 91, of Lexington, died Thursday, October 19, 2017. She was born August 20, 1926 in Detroit, to the late Henry and Rose Glaeser. She married Earle Edward Irons on September 7, 1946 in Detroit. He preceded her in death onRead More
Elaine M Tomlinson

Elaine M Tomlinson

December 14th, 1933 to October 8th, 2017
Elaine M. Tomlinson, 83, of East China, died Sunday, October 8, 2017. She was born December 14, 1933 in Port Huron to the late George G. and Laura M. Cavis. She married Richard J. Tomlinson, her St. Stephens Catholic School sweetheart, on May 28,Read More
Betty J Hewitt

Betty J Hewitt

November 3rd, 1928 to October 4th, 2017
Betty J. “Bejie” Hewitt, 88, of Fort Gratiot, formerly of Fair Haven and Algonac, died Wednesday, October 4, 2017. She was born November 3, 1928 in Orlando, Florida, to the late James and Marion Elizabeth Barlow. She married the love of her life,Read More
Eleanor Grabbitt

Eleanor Grabbitt

January 25th, 1920 to October 2nd, 2017
Eleanor Grabbitt, 97, of Fort Gratiot, died Monday, October 2, 2017. She was born January 25, 1920, in Port Huron, to the late George T. and Phema A. Bright. Arrangements by Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home.Read More
Richard E Coats

Richard E Coats

September 24th, 1933 to September 9th, 2017
Richard Edward Coats, 83, of Port Huron, died Saturday, September 9, 2017. He was born September 24, 1933 in Worth Township to the late Henry and Iva Coats. He married Karen Lee Dropiewski on April 25, 1964 in St. Stephens Catholic Church, PortRead More
William "Bill" E. Thomas

William "Bill" E. Thomas

March 8th, 1927 to September 9th, 2017
William “Bill” Eugene Thomas, 90, of Marysville, passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017 in McLaren - Port Huron Hospital, of natural causes. Mr. Thomas was born March 8, 1927 in Port Huron to the late Eugene and Beatrice I. Thomas, and was aRead More
Marie L Zimmer

Marie L Zimmer

September 12th, 1919 to September 6th, 2017
Marie Lettie Zimmer, 97, of Port Huron, died Wednesday, September 6, 2017. She was born September 12, 1919 in Grosse Pointe to the late August and Marion Heering. Marie was a graduate of St. Stephen High School and was a member of St. Mary CatholicRead More
Barbara J Hyatt

Barbara J Hyatt

July 17th, 1931 to September 5th, 2017
Barbara Joan Hyatt, 86, of Port Huron, died Tuesday, September 5, 2017. She was born July 17, 1931 in Sarnia, Ontario, to the late William and Margaret Phillips. She married Richard R. Hyatt on August 7, 1948 in Port Huron. He preceded her in deathRead More
Christina M Hilgendorf

Christina M Hilgendorf

December 11th, 1983 to September 1st, 2017
Christina M. Hilgendorf, 33, of Port Huron, died Friday, September 1, 2017. She was born December 11, 1983 in Port Huron. Christina is survived by six children, Ashton Miller, Aden Miller, Kayleigh Hilgendorf, Deonte Floyd-Frazier, DeiannaRead More
Jane M Madsen

Jane M Madsen

February 19th, 1921 to September 1st, 2017
Jane Marie Madsen, 96, of Port Huron, died Friday, September 1, 2017. She was born February 19, 1921 in Hamtramck to the late Aleksander and Eva Sulikowski. Jane was a graduate of Hamtramck High School and the Detroit Commercial College. She retiredRead More
Bonnie Louise Winn

Bonnie Louise Winn

July 12th, 1934 to August 30th, 2017
Bonnie Louise Winn, 83, of Fort Gratiot, died Wednesday, August 30, 2017. She was born July 12, 1934 in Hazel Park to the late Lawrence and Boneta Hepner. She met the love of her life, Gerald R. Winn, in 1952. Within one week, they were married onRead More
Shirley J Mainguy

Shirley J Mainguy

July 27th, 1930 to August 27th, 2017
Shirley J. Mainguy, 87, of Lewiston and formerly of Port Huron, died Sunday, August 27, 2017. She was born July 27, 1930 in Port Huron to the late Elmer and Clara Pleiness. She married Thomas J. Mainguy on April 3, 1948 in St. Joseph Catholic Church,Read More
Sheria L. Perod Atkinson

Sheria L. Perod Atkinson

January 5th, 1963 to August 21st, 2017
Sheria Perod Atkinson, 54, of Fort Gratiot Township died Monday, August 21, 2017. She was born January 5, 1963 in Zama, Japan to William R. and Betty Perod. Sheria was a graduate of Votech Vocational Center in New Castle, Pennsylvania. She was aRead More
C. Dean Crocker

C. Dean Crocker

April 30th, 1939 to August 3rd, 2017
C. Dean Crocker, 78, currently of St. Clair Shores, passed away on Thursday, August 3, 2017. He was born April 30, 1939 in Grosse Pointe Farms, MI, to the late J.A. Frazer and Marjorie Crocker. He married Barbara Anne Boylan on September 10, 1960.Read More
Catherine "Bonnie" Kinert

Catherine "Bonnie" Kinert

September 8th, 1921 to July 27th, 2017
Catherine Bonetta “Bonnie” Kinert, 95, of Port Huron, left this earth on Thursday, July 27, 2017, peacefully and happily to be with her husband, Joseph, for eternity in Heaven. Catherine “Bonnie” was born September 8, 1921, in Defiance, Ohio,Read More
John F Baska

John F Baska

January 30th, 1953 to July 17th, 2017
John Francis Baska, 64, of Fort Gratiot, passed away surrounded by family and friends on Monday, July 17, 2017 in Blue Water Hospice Home, Marysville. He was born January 30, 1953 in Port Huron, to the late Frederick J. and Mary C. “Chris” Baska.Read More
Nancy Ann Peters

Nancy Ann Peters

March 20th, 1937 to July 15th, 2017
Nancy Ann Peters, 80, of Fort Gratiot, died Saturday, July 15, 2017. She was born March 20, 1937 in Port Huron to George and Lucylle Truscott. She married Francis M. “Frank” Peters on July 28, 1956 in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Port Huron.Read More
Edward   King

Edward King

December 21st, 1951 to July 13th, 2017
Edward Dale King, 65, of Port Huron died unexpectedly on Thursday, July 13, 2017 following an automobile accident in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was born December 21, 1951 in St. Clair to the late Foster and Margarett King. He married Patricia A.Read More
Alvin J. VanBuskirk

Alvin J. VanBuskirk

January 14th, 1937 to July 10th, 2017
Alvin Jay VanBuskirk, 80, of Yale, died Monday, July 10, 2017. He was born January 14, 1937 in Port Huron to the late Archibald J. and Doris M. VanBuskirk. He was raised by his mother and his father, Eugene F. Cole. Alvin retired from the A&P FoodRead More