Obituaries

Karrer-Simpson Obituary Listing
Kathleen Hayward

Kathleen Hayward

July 8th, 1929 to October 14th, 2018
Mary Kathleen Hayward, 89, of Port Huron, died Sunday, October 14, 2018. She was born July 8, 1929 in Saginaw to the late Lionel S. and Myra K. Merkling. She married Irvin L. Hayward in December of 1949 in St. Andrews Church, Saginaw. He preceded herRead More
Barbara Dehring

Barbara Dehring

October 26th, 1923 to October 4th, 2018
Barbara Mary Dehring, 94, of Lakeport, died Thursday, October 4, 2018. She was born October 26, 1923 in Detroit to the late Harry and Myrtle DeSchryver. She married Paul E. Dehring on June 13, 1945 in Detroit. He preceded her in death on October 16,Read More
Mathew "George" Mayer

Mathew "George" Mayer

November 14th, 1926 to September 14th, 2018
Mathew “George” Mayer, 91, of Port Huron, died peacefully at home on Friday, September 14, 2018. He was born November 14, 1926 in Harbor Beach to the late Michael and Elizabeth Mayer. He married Florence E. Crosbie on April 22, 1961 in St. EdwardRead More
Edward L. Papineau

Edward L. Papineau

November 22nd, 1928 to September 12th, 2018
Edward Lester Papineau, 89, of Port Huron, died Wednesday, September 12, 2018. He was born November 22, 1928 in Port Huron, to the late Enos and Mattie Papineau. He married Madeline Ernst on October 3, 1951. She preceded him in death on March 5,Read More
Donald R DeLano

Donald R DeLano

October 13th, 1948 to September 9th, 2018
Donald Raymond DeLano, 69, of North Street, died peacefully in his home on Sunday, September 9, 2018. He was born October 13, 1948 in East Detroit to the late Alvin D. and Theresa A. DeLano. He married Pak Tong Suk “Sue” on November 4, 1974 inRead More
Sandra M. Kaufman

Sandra M. Kaufman

January 17th, 1945 to September 5th, 2018
Sandra May Kaufman, 73, of Port Huron Township, died Wednesday, September 5, 2018. She was born January 17, 1945 in Port Huron to the late William and Alice Hoffman. She married Frederick C. Kaufman Sr. on December 12, 1973 in Port Huron. Sandra wasRead More
John Badger

John Badger

June 21st, 1946 to September 5th, 2018
John Alexander Badger, 72, of Port Huron Township, died Wednesday, September 5, 2018. He was born June 21, 1946 in Detroit to the late Chalmers and Margaret Badger. He married Deborah R. Robbins on February 23, 1974 in Livonia. John served in theRead More
Ruth M Brueckman

Ruth M Brueckman

May 27th, 1926 to September 1st, 2018
Ruth Mildred Brueckman, 92, of Fort Gratiot, died Saturday, September 1, 2018. She was born May 27, 1926 in Detroit to the late Henry and Marie Schmidt. She married Robert G. Brueckman in Roseville, MI in 1946. He preceded her in death on October 2,Read More
Patterson, Fred

Patterson, Fred

January 22nd, 1934 to August 31st, 2018
Fred Hubert Patterson, 84, of Port Huron, died Thursday, August 30, 2018. He was born January 22, 1934 in St. Clair to the late Hubert and Ethel Patterson. He married Irene Mary Stager on April 7, 1956 in St. Clair. Fred was an operating engineerRead More
Jeffrey VanDeven

Jeffrey VanDeven

October 9th, 1953 to August 25th, 2018
On Saturday, August 25, 2018, Jeffrey Scott VanDeven, loving husband, father of four children and grandfather to nine grandchildren, passed away at age 64. Jeff was born on October 9, 1953 in Detroit to Donald and Justeen VanDeven. He graduated fromRead More
Tommy TenBrink

Tommy TenBrink

February 9th, 1952 to August 23rd, 2018
Tommy Arthur TenBrink, 66, of North Street, died Thursday, August 23, 2018. He was born February 9, 1952 in Port Huron to the late Arthur and Donna TenBrink. Tommy was a 1971 graduate of Marysville High School. He retired from St. Clair CountyRead More
Ronald Gilbert

Ronald Gilbert

May 19th, 1967 to August 14th, 2018
Ronald Steven Gilbert, 51, of Kimball, died Tuesday, August 14, 2018. He was born May 19, 1967 in Port Huron to Steven A. and Nancy L. Gilbert. He married Nancy Lynn Oswald on May 2, 1992 in Port Huron. Ronald was 1985 graduate of Port Huron HighRead More
Patrick F Cowhy

Patrick F Cowhy

June 30th, 1927 to August 10th, 2018
Patrick Francis Cowhy, 91, of Port Huron, died Friday, August 10, 2018. He was born June 30, 1927 in Emmett to the late Frank and Frances Cowhy. He married Catherine L. Fike on February 3, 1951 in St. Stephen Catholic Church. Patrick was a 1945Read More
Mary Rita Gierman

Mary Rita Gierman

April 16th, 1938 to August 10th, 2018
Mary Rita Gierman, 80, of Marysville, died Friday, August 10, 2018, She was born April 16, 1938 in Detroit to the late Angus and Theresa McCaskill. She married Lee A. “Pete” Gierman on August 2, 1968. He preceded her in death on May 11, 1999.Read More
Devin Thompson

Devin Thompson

June 29th, 1995 to August 6th, 2018
Devin Randal Richard Thompson, 23, of Burtchville Township, died Monday, August 6, 2018. He was born June 29, 1995 in Port Huron to Randy Thompson and Melissa Winchester Devin was a 2013 graduate of Port Huron Northern High School. He worked as anRead More
Mary J Welch

Mary J Welch

January 3rd, 1929 to August 5th, 2018
Mary Jane “Janie” Welch, 89, of Fort Gratiot, died Sunday, August 5, 2018, in Port Huron. She was born January 3, 1929 in Port Huron to the late James and Rhea Churchill. She is survived by three children, Marcia (Steve) Pinetti, Robin Preiss andRead More
Daniel L Stevenson

Daniel L Stevenson

July 15th, 1978 to August 3rd, 2018
Daniel Lee Stevenson, 40, of Port Huron, went to be with the Lord on Friday, August 3, 2018. He was born July 15, 1978 in East China Township. Daniel was a 1997 graduate of Port Huron High School. He was employed in various industries includingRead More
Nancy A Bonney

Nancy A Bonney

July 20th, 1958 to August 3rd, 2018
Nancy Ann Bonney, 60, of Port Huron, died Friday, August 3, 2018. She was born July 20, 1958 in Port Huron to Ida M. and the late Thomas J. Bonney. Nancy was a 1976 graduate of Port Huron Northern High School. She was employed as a unionRead More
Pasqualino "Patsy" Ruvolo

Pasqualino "Patsy" Ruvolo

January 22nd, 1930 to July 27th, 2018
Our beloved Pasqualino “Patsy” Ruvolo passed away on July 27, 2018. He was born in Queens, New York, to Josephine and Giuseppe “Joseph” Ruvolo on January 22, 1930. He was one of four brothers. Patsy was a math genius and football star at JohnRead More
Joyce M Tallmadge

Joyce M Tallmadge

October 1st, 1940 to July 26th, 2018
Joyce Marie Tallmadge, 77, of Port Huron, died Thursday, July 26, 2018. She was born October 1, 1940 in Port Huron to the late John W. and Ann B. Shank. She married Keith L. Tallmadge on December 22, 1961 in St. Joseph Catholic Church. Joyce was aRead More
Donald E. Roach

Donald E. Roach

May 2nd, 1930 to July 19th, 2018
Donald Eugene Roach, 88, of Port Huron, died Thursday, July 19, 2018. He was born May 2, 1930 in Fawn River Township, Michigan to the late Elmer and Josephine Roach, He married Grace Elizabeth Hall on July 9, 1949. She preceded him in death on MayRead More
Joseph A Pietrowski

Joseph A Pietrowski

January 23rd, 1931 to July 12th, 2018
Joseph A. Pietrowski, 87, of Port Huron, died Thursday, July 12, 2018. He was born January 23, 1931 in Holyoke, Massachusetts to the late Hipolit and Anna Pietrowski. He married Kathleen A. Gibbons-Fox on April 24, 1976 in Port Huron. Joseph servedRead More
Dora Lazurka

Dora Lazurka

January 29th, 1923 to July 12th, 2018
Dora Lazurka, 95, of Port Huron, died Thursday, July 12, 2018. She was born January 29, 1923 in Port Huron to the late John and Penna Dragneff. She married William L. Lazurka on October 25, 1958 in St. Mary Catholic Church, Port Huron. He precededRead More
Leonard L Brookins, Jr.

Leonard L Brookins, Jr.

March 3rd, 1961 to July 7th, 2018
Leonard Lee Brookins Jr., 57, of Port Huron, died Saturday, July 7, 2018 as the result of a motorcycle accident. He was born March 3, 1961 in Port Huron to Carol and the late Leonard Brookins. He married Denise M. Coats on October 28, 2006 in St.Read More
Larry Scheffler

Larry Scheffler

August 11th, 1948 to July 7th, 2018
Larry Robert Scheffler ended his journey with cancer on Saturday, July 7, 2018 when he went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was born on August 11, 1948, one of three children to the late Robert and RobertaRead More
Lois F McPhail

Lois F McPhail

June 30th, 1930 to February 21st, 2018
Lois Frances (Hall) McPhail, 87, of Fort Gratiot, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, was a delight to be with and her last day to make people smile was Wednesday, February 21, 2018. Lois was born June 30, 1930 in Detroit to the lateRead More
Cecilia "Ceci" Kearns

Cecilia "Ceci" Kearns

September 11th, 1948 to July 6th, 2018
Cecilia “Ceci” Kearns, 69, of Port Huron, died Friday, July 6, 2018 following a heroic eighteen year battle with cancer. She was born September 11, 1948 in Port Huron, to Robert and Sara Kramp. She married Dennis M. “Denny” Kearns on JanuaryRead More
Anna T. Kelly

Anna T. Kelly

February 7th, 1934 to July 4th, 2018
Anna Theresa Kelly, 84, of Fort Gratiot, died Wednesday, July 4, 2018. She was born February 7, 1934 in Dublin, Ontario Canada to the late Joseph and Ellen Feeney. She married John D. “Jack” Kelly on October 17, 1964 in St. Joseph CatholicRead More
Shirley G. "Genie" Raymo

Shirley G. "Genie" Raymo

January 3rd, 1936 to June 25th, 2018
Shirley G. "Genie" Raymo, 82, of Port Huron, died Monday, June 25, 2018. She was born January 3, 1936 in Parisville, Michigan to the late Paul and Frances Leppek. Shirley was a grandma at the Port Huron Area School District, where she helped withRead More
Jean E. Olney

Jean E. Olney

June 6th, 1935 to June 22nd, 2018
Jean Edith Olney, 82, of Fort Gratiot, died Friday, June 22, 2018. She was born September 6, 1935 in Sarnia, Ontario to the late John and Alice Kelly. She married Walter J. Olney on November 27, 1956 in Angola, Indiana. Jean retired after 27 years ofRead More