December 29, 2016 RSS feed / Obituaries

Judy Ellen (Wolnosky) Packard

A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 28 at Suttons Bay Congregational Church for Judy Ellen (Wolnosky) Packard of Lake Leelanau who died Dec. 23 at home.  She was 70.  More...

DORIS ELAINE (BAKER) FERGUSON

Doris Elaine (Baker) Ferguson, 86, passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2016, at her daughter’s home in Traverse City.   More...

NORMAN E. POLHAMUS

1930 ~ 2016

Norman Earl Polhamus, 86, of Lake Leelanau, passed away Friday, Dec. 23, 2016 at TenderCare of Leelanau surrounded by his loving family.  Norman was born Sep. 19, 1930 in Battle Creek the son of Phillip Polhamus and Nina (Caswell) Polhamus. More...

RUTH C. SLEDER-CRAKER

Died December 15, 2016

NORTHPORT – Ruth Catherine Sleder Craker, 96, of Northport, passed away Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 at TenderCare of Leelanau surrounded by her loving family.   More...

DONALD J. NOVAK

1923 ~ 2016

Donald J. Novak, 93, of Cedar, passed peacefully away on December 26, 2016 surrounded by his family at Munson Hospice House in Traverse City. Donald was born to Anna and Leo Novak of Cedar, on May 2, 1923. More...

JULIUS TATAR

1921 ~ 2016

Julius Tatar, 95, of Suttons Bay, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 at TenderCare of Leelanau.  Julius “Spud” was born March 31, 1921 in Akron, Ohio, the son of Thomas and Katie (Sutovic) Tatar. More...

ZANE KESSLER BARNES

Zane Kessler Barnes, 34, of Empire passed away Monday, December 19, 2016. He was at his newly completed home, proudly built by his hands, surrounded by his loving family. More...

CECILIA L. DUNKLOW

1930 ~ 2016

A Funeral Mass was held on Tuesday, Dec. 27 at St. Mary Church in Lake Leelanau for Cecilia Louise Dunklow, of Lake Leelanau, who passed away Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016 at Cherry Hill Haven surrounded by her loving family. She was 86.   More...