Obituaries

Karrer-Simpson Obituary Listing
James M Arnold

James M Arnold

June 9th, 1940 to October 31st, 2021
James Montgomery Arnold, 81, of Grant Township, died Sunday, October 31, 2021. He was born June 9, 1940 in Port Huron to the late Joseph and Hannah Arnold. He married Jacqueline P. VanNorman on December 21, 1970 in Lexington Methodist Church. JamesRead More
Gayralda J Huston

Gayralda J Huston

January 15th, 1942 to October 26th, 2021
Gayralda Jane Huston, 79, of Fort Gratiot, passed peacefully Tuesday, October 26, 2021. She was born January 15, 1942 in Port Huron to the late John and Dorothy Varty. She married Richard “Larry” Huston on August 17, 1963 in St. Joseph CatholicRead More
Andrew Bessette

Andrew Bessette

February 23rd, 1929 to October 23rd, 2021
Andrew A. Bessette, 92, of Fort Gratiot, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2021. He was born February 23, 1929 in Colchester, Vermont to the late Adelard Bessette and Louise Garney. He married his soul mate Mary Alice Yells on August 11, 1956 inRead More
William R Navarre

William R Navarre

August 3rd, 1961 to October 22nd, 2021
William Robert “Billy” Navarre, gained his wings on Friday, October 22, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born August 3, 1961 to William and the late JoAnne (Anthony) Navarre. Billy proudly served his country for eight years inRead More
Richard E "Super Rick" Olvera

Richard E "Super Rick" Olvera

October 24th, 1949 to October 22nd, 2021
Richard E. “Super Rick” Olvera, 71, of Port Huron Township, died Friday, October 22, 2021. He was born October 24, 1949 in Port Huron to the late Gabriel and Betty Olvera. Richard enjoyed hanging out and helping customers at the By-Lo gas stationRead More
Dorothy L Turner

Dorothy L Turner

December 9th, 1938 to October 22nd, 2021
Dorothy Lorelei Turner, beloved mom, Gram, and aunt, passed away on Friday, October 22, 2021 at her home in Kimball, Michigan. She was 82 years old. Dorothy was born in 1938 in Wales Township, Michigan, to the late Josephine and William Ginter. SheRead More
Jennie R LaPine

Jennie R LaPine

April 25th, 1937 to October 15th, 2021
Jennie Ray LaPine, age 84, died Friday, October 15, 2021 at McLaren Hospital with her loving husband and daughters by her side. Jennie was born April 25, 1937 in Kentucky to the late Neuman and Mabel Oliver. Jennie enjoyed camping with her family inRead More
Charles D. "Chuck" Middleton

Charles D. "Chuck" Middleton

March 18th, 1960 to October 11th, 2021
Charles Dwayne “Chuck” Middleton, 61, of Port Huron Township, died Monday, October 11, 2021. He was born March 18, 1960 in Fort Bragg, NC to Charles and Marilyn Middleton. He married Sheryl L. “Sherry” Mills on May 17, 1984 in Las Vegas, NV.Read More
Gayle Glombowski

Gayle Glombowski

March 18th, 1962 to October 10th, 2021
Gayle Lynn Glombowski, 59, of Clyde Township, died unexpectedly Sunday, October 10, 2021. She was born March 18, 1962 in Detroit to Robert and Sally Gordon. She married Martin J. Glombowski on August 23, 1986 in St. Edward on the Lake CatholicRead More
Michelle C Stalker

Michelle C Stalker

October 23rd, 1971 to October 6th, 2021
Michelle Carrie Stalker, 49, of Port Huron passed Wednesday, October 6, 2021 from COVID-19. She was born October 23, 1971 in Port Huron to Linda K. Morden and the late Michael J. Stalker. Michelle graduated from Port Huron High School and went on toRead More
Lisa A Horbes

Lisa A Horbes

April 28th, 1975 to October 3rd, 2021
Lisa Anne Horbes, 46, of Port Huron, died Sunday, October 3, 2021. She was born April 28, 1975 in Port Huron to Timothy and Cheryl Horbes. Lisa was a 1993 graduate of Port Huron High School. She was employed as a preschool aide and was a member ofRead More
Thomas Trisch

Thomas Trisch

October 1st, 2021
Thomas Arthur Trisch, 81, of Avoca, died Friday, October 1, 2021. He was born August 19, 1940 in Minneapolis, MN, the son of the late Myron and Alma Trisch. He married Karen M. Gordon on September 13, 2002 in Port Huron. Thomas served in the UnitedRead More
Mary I Teller

Mary I Teller

September 29th, 1929 to September 22nd, 2021
Mary Irene Teller, formerly of Las Vegas, NV, died peacefully Wednesday, September 22, 2021 in McLaren Port Huron Hospital, at the age of 91. She was born in Romeo, MI on September 29, 1929 to the late Rene and Leontine (Michaels) VanEynde. SheRead More
Shawn P. Grace

Shawn P. Grace

August 29th, 2021
Shawn P. Grace, 44, of Clinton Township, passed away unexpectedly. He was born May 25, 1977 in Port Huron, the beloved son of Margaret Langolf and the late Patrick J. Grace Jr. Shawn had an infectious smile that lit up a room. He was a fun-loving,Read More
Patrick J. Grace, III

Patrick J. Grace, III

August 16th, 1973 to August 29th, 2021
Patrick J. “P.J.” Grace III, 48, of Clinton Township, passed away unexpectedly. He was born August 16, 1973 in Port Huron, the beloved son of Margaret Langolf and the late Patrick J. Grace Jr. P.J. was generous, fun-loving and always thinking ofRead More
Barbara J Kessel

Barbara J Kessel

July 15th, 1925 to September 17th, 2021
Barbara Jean Kessel, 96, of Fort Gratiot, died Friday, September 17, 2021. She was born July 15, 1925 in Kalamazoo to the late Robert and Marie English. She married John H. “Jack” Kessel on August 16, 1952 in Kalamazoo. He died April 17, 1990.Read More
Richard  Swartz

Richard Swartz

February 2nd, 1925 to September 14th, 2021
Richard B. Swartz, 96, of Fort Gratiot, died Tuesday, September 14, 2021. He was born February 2, 1925 in Hamtramck to the late Walter and Theresa Swartz. He married Grace Kowalski on April 26, 1947 in Queen of Apostles Church, Hamtramck. Mr. SwartzRead More
Francis H Hoffman Jr.

Francis H Hoffman Jr.

November 30th, 1949 to March 9th, 2021
Francis Harry Hoffman Jr., 71, of Port Huron, passed quickly the morning of Tuesday, March 9, 2021 in his home. He was a fifth generation Port Huron resident, born to Francis Harry Hoffman Sr. and Wanda Hoffman on November 30, 1949. He was the eldestRead More
Martin Garvey

Martin Garvey

July 4th, 1946 to September 9th, 2021
Martin Lee Garvey, 75, of Port Huron, died Thursday, September 9, 2021. He was born July 4, 1946 in Detroit to the late Morris and Elizabeth Garvey. Martin was a graduate of Western High School in southwest Detroit. He went to Vietnam in 1964 andRead More
Bruce D Maxwell

Bruce D Maxwell

July 9th, 1939 to September 7th, 2021
Bruce David Maxwell, 82, of Fort Gratiot, passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021. He was born July 9, 1939 in Port Huron to the late Benjamin and Margaret Maxwell. He married Janet Johnson on June 16, 1972 in Emmett. Bruce graduated from Port HuronRead More
Gregory Kovach, Jr.

Gregory Kovach, Jr.

September 13th, 1968 to September 6th, 2021
Gregory Paul Kovach Jr., 52, of Port Huron, MI, died Monday September 6, 2021. He was born September 13, 1968 to the late Bonnie Westbrook Kovach and the late Gregory Kovach Sr. Gregory adored his family and loved spending time with his kids andRead More
Nicholas F Webster

Nicholas F Webster

December 17th, 1937 to September 2nd, 2021
Nicholas Frank Webster, 83, of Port Huron Township, died Thursday, September 2, 2021 of natural causes. He was born December 17, 1937 in Marine City to the late Arthur and Grace Webster. He married Arlene Frances Samuelson at St. Stephen CatholicRead More
Gregory P. Kovach, Sr.

Gregory P. Kovach, Sr.

May 15th, 1947 to August 31st, 2021
Gregory Paul Kovach Sr., 74, of Gold Canyon, AZ, formerly of Port Huron, died Tuesday, August 31, 2021. He was born May 15, 1947 in Port Huron to the late James and Evelyn Kovach. Gregory was an avid golfer and businessman. After serving his countryRead More
Kelly Heinz

Kelly Heinz

April 25th, 1965 to August 31st, 2021
Kelly Jeanne Heinz died on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 after a long battle with ovarian cancer. She is survived by her five cats, Gonzo, Finster, Boog, Hermione, and Loki; her parents, Lawrence and Sharon Heinz; brother, Guy (Jerri) Heinz; sister, WendyRead More
Larry R Praet

Larry R Praet

September 6th, 1946 to August 30th, 2021
Larry Raymond Praet, 74, of Lakeport died Monday August 30, 2021 after a battle with cancer. Larry died at the family lake house surrounded by family and loved ones. He was born September 6, 1946 in Harper Woods to the late Amedee and Evelyn Praet.Read More
Lloyd Lepien

Lloyd Lepien

October 23rd, 1930 to August 22nd, 2021
Lloyd John Lepien, 90, of Clyde Township, died Sunday, August 22, 2021. He was born October 23, 1930 in Greenwood Township to the late Phillip and Emma Lepien. He married Carol A. Lester on October 21, 1950 in Port Huron. Lloyd was a 1949 graduate ofRead More
John Forbes

John Forbes

February 6th, 1952 to August 20th, 2021
John Henry Forbes, 69, of Worth Township died Friday, August 20, 2021. He was born February 6, 1952 in Sarnia, Ontario to the late Clarence and Edna Forbes. He married Patricia L. Bonin on April 28, 1972 in St. Mary Catholic Church. John was a 1971Read More
Juanita "Janie" Almendarez

Juanita "Janie" Almendarez

September 14th, 1927 to August 20th, 2021
Juanita “Janie” Almendarez, 93, of Port Huron Township, died Friday, August 20, 2021. She was born September 14, 1927 in Genoa, Texas to the late Juan and Manuela Diaz. Juanita was employed with Vlassic Pickle for many years and as a young womanRead More
Lyle McLane

Lyle McLane

June 25th, 1938 to August 19th, 2021
Lyle R. McLane, 83, of Clyde, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 19, 2021 in Blue Water Hospice House after a short illness. He was born June 25, 1938 to the late Allen and Gladys McLane. He married Patricia A. Parker on August 11, 1962.Read More
Darolene Mae Reynolds

Darolene Mae Reynolds

May 20th, 1932 to August 17th, 2021
Darolene Mae Reynolds, 89, of Kimball Township, peacefully inherited her heavenly home on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 with her family at her side after a brief illness. She was born May 20, 1932 in Coleman, Michigan, to the late Charles G. and FlorenceRead More