Obituaries

Karrer-Simpson Obituary Listing
Edward  Troy

Edward Troy

October 18th, 1938 to December 23rd, 2018
Edward J. “Butch” Troy Jr., 80, of Port Huron, passed away Sunday, December 23, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born October 18, 1938 in Port Huron to the late Edward J. Troy Sr. and Velma Troy. Butch married Ann Draper onRead More
Donald L. Parker

Donald L. Parker

July 20th, 1934 to December 23rd, 2018
Donald Leroy Parker, 84, of Clyde Township, died Sunday, December 23, 2018. He was born July 20, 1934 in Croswell to the late Roy and Thelma Parker. He married Linda M. Balmer on November 28, 1970 in First United Methodist Church, Port Huron. DonaldRead More
Patricia A Smith

Patricia A Smith

November 2nd, 1937 to December 20th, 2018
Patricia Ann Smith, 81, of Kimball, died Thursday, December 20, 2018. She was born November 2, 1937 in Mt. Clemens to the late William and Irene Fritz. She married Harold Alden Smith on August 3, 1957 in Marine City. He preceded her in death on MarchRead More
David A Lynch

David A Lynch

March 18th, 1941 to December 19th, 2018
David Anthony Lynch, 77, of North Street, died Wednesday, December 19, 2018. He was born March 18, 1941 in Smiths Creek to the late Joseph and Margaret Lynch. He married Lillian R. Regan on May 2, 1964 in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Yale. David wasRead More
Bridget A Lozano

Bridget A Lozano

July 12th, 1950 to December 18th, 2018
Bridget Ann Lozano, 68, of Port Huron, died Tuesday, December 18, 2018. She was born July 12, 1950 in Port Huron to the late Lewis and Donna Gunn Sr. She married Manuel E. Lozano III. She was a graduate of Port Huron Northern High School and wasRead More
Helen Marx

Helen Marx

August 29th, 1917 to December 15th, 2018
Helen Marx, 101, of Port Huron, died December 15, 2018. She was born August 29, 1917 in Burnside, and recently moved from Port Huron to Brighton, MI. She married LaVern Marx on July 20, 1942 in Brown City. Helen taught at the Harrington School inRead More
Joan O'Brien

Joan O'Brien

May 22nd, 1933 to December 14th, 2018
Beverly Joan O’Brien, 85, of Marysville, passed from this life on Dec. 14, 2018, surrounded by loving family. She was a woman of deep faith and love for our Savior Jesus. Joan was born on May 22, 1933 in Port Huron to Floyd and Clara Sheldon. SheRead More
River Sage Roche

River Sage Roche

September 9th, 2016 to December 11th, 2018
River Sage Roche, 2, of Port Huron, passed peacefully on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, listening to her favorite songs and stories, in the comfort of her own home surrounded by family. She was born September 9, 2016 in Port Huron to Robert C. andRead More
James P Arnold

James P Arnold

September 10th, 1963 to December 5th, 2018
James Patrick Arnold, 55, of Avoca, died Wednesday, December 5, 2018. He was born September 10, 1963 in Port Huron. He married Julie Patterson on April 1, 2014 in Jamaica. James worked for Ajax Paving as an operating engineer for the last 10 years.Read More
Betty Ann Middleton

Betty Ann Middleton

May 29th, 1944 to November 29th, 2018
Betty Ann Middleton, 74, of Kimball, died Thursday, November 29, 2018, peacefully at home surrounded by family after a long illness. She was born May 29, 1944 in Port Huron to the late Frank S. and Madge I. Carfore. Betty was a 1962 graduate of PortRead More
Joseph Bednarczyk

Joseph Bednarczyk

October 15th, 1923 to November 28th, 2018
Joseph John “Joe” Bednarczyk, 95, of Lexington, was called to his Heavenly home on Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Joe was born October 15, 1923 in Detroit, Michigan. He married Barbara C. Winkler on January 24, 1959 in St. Anthony Church inRead More
Michael Forro

Michael Forro

February 27th, 1954 to November 20th, 2018
Michael Stephen Forro, 64, of Port Huron, died Tuesday, November 20, 2018. He was born February 27, 1954 in Port Huron to the late Steven and Gertrude Forro. Michael was co-owner of Port Huron Radiator. He was a member of Port Huron Motorcycle ClubRead More
Matthew Worden

Matthew Worden

May 20th, 1980 to November 16th, 2018
Matthew Orvel Worden, 38, of Holland, Michigan and formerly of Port Huron, died Friday, November 16, 2018. He was born May 20, 1980 in Port Huron, to the late Terry and Cindy Worden. Matthew was a 1999 graduate of Port Huron Northern High School,Read More
Leslie "Les" L. Selby

Leslie "Les" L. Selby

February 13th, 1931 to November 14th, 2018
Leslie “Les” LaVerne Selby, 87, of Fort Gratiot, died Wednesday, November 14, 2018. He was born February 13, 1931 in Port Huron to the late Albert and Rose Selby. He married Elsie B. “Chris” Christopher on November 6, 1954 in Grace EpiscopalRead More
John M Tramski

John M Tramski

September 21st, 1923 to November 8th, 2018
John Michael Tramski, 95, of Port Huron, died Thursday, November 8, 2018. He was born September 21, 1923 in Port Huron to the late Joseph and Emma Tramski. John served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was employed as a service technician forRead More
Paul D Marengo

Paul D Marengo

August 1st, 1927 to November 6th, 2018
Paul Douglas Marengo, 91, of Fort Gratiot, died Tuesday, November 6, 2018. He was born August 1, 1927 in Flint to the late Stanley & Viola Marengo. He married Ileana M. “Voo” Dodea on February 9, 1952 in Port Huron. She preceded him in death onRead More
Laverne John Schock

Laverne John Schock

February 19th, 1922 to November 5th, 2018
Laverne J. Schock, 96, of Port Huron Township, died Monday, November 5, 2018. He was born February 19, 1922 in Ruth, Michigan. He married Margaret M. Essenmacher on September 5, 1945 in St. Peter and Paul Church in Ruth, Michigan. She preceded him inRead More
Nataia Calloway

Nataia Calloway

February 21st, 1998 to November 5th, 2018
Nataia “Taya” Maylin-Danea Calloway, 20, of Port Huron, passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018. She was born February 21, 1998 in Detroit. She graduated from Port Huron High School in 2016 and was studying Neuroscience at Central MichiganRead More
James A Hill

James A Hill

July 18th, 1928 to October 30th, 2018
James A. Hill, 90, of Princeton, Indiana, passed away at River Oaks Health Campus on October 30, 2018. He was born to the late Gordon and Ethel (Scott) Hill on July 18, 1928 in Capac, Michigan. James was a member of Dayspring Community Church ofRead More
Joseph Bloink

Joseph Bloink

March 11th, 1947 to October 23rd, 2018
Joseph Henry Bloink, 71, of Port Huron, died October 23, 2018. He was born March 11, 1947 in St. Clair. He was the son of the late Joseph Fredrick and Gertrude Bloink. He married Carol Ann Buhler on April 4, 1981 in Selden, New York. Joseph ownedRead More
Angelita Ruiz

Angelita Ruiz

November 6th, 1926 to October 22nd, 2018
Angelita Linda Ruiz, 91, of Port Huron, passed away in her home under hospice care on Monday, October 22, 2018. She was born November 6, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois to the late Desiderio and Petra Raygosa. She married Domingo H. Ruiz on October 18,Read More
John Kobberstad

John Kobberstad

March 18th, 1950 to October 19th, 2018
John Birkelo Kobberstad, 68, of Burtchville, left us on October 19, 2018, due to sudden complications from ongoing heart issues. John was born in Detroit, on March 18, 1950, to the late Karl and Helen (Roy) Kobberstad. He graduated from Thurston HighRead More
Anthony Szarzynski

Anthony Szarzynski

March 6th, 1944 to October 18th, 2018
Anthony James Szarzynski, 74, of Fort Gratiot, died Thursday, October 18, 2018. He was born March 6, 1944 in Detroit. Anthony was a financial advisor for 30 years and was a substitute teacher “Mr. Z” for 19 years at Eisenhower High School and theRead More
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