Obituaries

Karrer-Simpson Obituary Listing
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
James A Nevison

James A Nevison

August 1st, 1940 to June 10th, 2018
James Anthony Nevison, 77, of Fort Gratiot, passed away June 10, 2018 in his home. He was born August 1, 1940 in Detroit Michigan to Frank and Rose (Aiello) Nevison. He attended Shrine of the Little Flower High School in Royal Oak, Michigan and thenRead More
Jo Anne Yarbrough

Jo Anne Yarbrough

November 27th, 1934 to June 7th, 2018
Jo Anne Yarbrough, 83, of Port Huron, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018 surrounded by family and friends at Lakeshore AFC in Lexington, Michigan, after a long and courageous battle with kidney disease. Jo was born November 27, 1934 to the lateRead More
Robert J Lewandowski

Robert J Lewandowski

April 18th, 1971 to June 6th, 2018
Robert John “Bob” Lewandowski, 47, of Port Huron died Wednesday, June 6, 2018 as the result of a boating accident. He was born April 18, 1971 in Detroit to Karen Lewandowski and the late Thaddeus Lewandowski. He married the love of his life,Read More
Mary E McGill

Mary E McGill

October 4th, 1921 to March 18th, 2018
Mary Elizabeth McGill, affectionately known as “Liz”, of Port Huron, died March 18, 2018, at the age of 96. Liz was born October 4, 1921 in Port Huron, the youngest child of the late Roy and Edna McGill. Her father Roy was the proprietor ofRead More
Donna J Carey

Donna J Carey

October 22nd, 1925 to May 29th, 2018
Donna Joan Carey, 92, of Port Huron, died Tuesday, May 29, 2018. She was born October 22, 1925 in Port Huron to the late Walter D. and Virginia B. Beckley Sr. Mrs. Carey retired from River District Hospital in January 1988, where she worked in theRead More
William C. Cluney

William C. Cluney

January 16th, 1939 to May 27th, 2018
William Clayton Cluney, 79, of Fort Gratiot, died Sunday, May 27, 2018. He was born January 16, 1939 in Havana, Illinois to the late Floyd Eugene and Flossie May Cluney. He married Carolyn A. Bleau on October 8, 1960 in St. Joseph Rectory. WilliamRead More
Geraldine B Smith

Geraldine B Smith

February 15th, 1937 to May 24th, 2018
Geraldine Beverly Smith, 81, of Smiths Creek, died Thursday, May 24, 2018. She was born February 15, 1937 in Saginaw to the late Glen Shappee and Pauline Sumner. She married Donald Smith on December 30, 1967 in St. Stephen Catholic Church. TheyRead More