Detroit Free Press from Detroit, Michigan (2024)

TUESDAY, SEPT, 27, 2005 DETROIT FREE PRESS OBITUARIES WWW.FREEP.COM DEATHS "Would you believe It became a national catchphrase. Smart was also prone to spillDon Adams: ing things on the "Sorry about desk or person of that, chief." his boss the chief (actor Edward Platt). Smart's apologetic "Sorry about that, chief" also entered the American lexicon. Mr. Adams, who had been under contract to NBC, was lukewarm about doing a spy spoof.

When he learned that Mel Brooks and Buck Henry Phone: 800-926-8237 10 Death Notices BLACK THELMA L. September 24, 2005, age 81, Beloved wife of Ernest J. Dear mother of Floyd W. (Barbara Ann) and Connie Sepelak (Fred), and grandmother of Ryan (Traci) Mollica and Tony Mollica. Sister of Patricia Tjalsma (Dewey).

Funeral Service Thursday 11 AM at A. J. Desmond Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Road (between Maple and Big Beaver). Family will receive friends Tuesday 6-9 PM and Wednesday 2-4 6-9 PM. View obituary and share memories at BOYER JAN J.

Beloved wife of Richard Boyer. Dear mother of David, (Cathey) Boyer, and Lauren (Harry) Neuman. Dearest sister of Jodie Hollander. Loving grandmother of Eli Boyer, Marissa Neuman, Carli Boyer and Avery Neuman; Also many loving cousins, nieces, nephews, family members and friends. SERVICES WEDNESDAY 2:00 P.M.


Special friend of Frank Dewan. Mass 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Rita's, 1000 E. State Fair, Detroit.

Visitation Tuesday 2-9 p.m. at Ashley-Scott Funeral Home, 340 E. Nine Mile block E. of John Hazel Park and 9-10 a.m. at the church.

DALTON DALTON LORNA FAYE GEORGINA Age 81, September 25, 2005 of Allen Park. Beloved wife of the late Dean Dalton. Loving mom of Kimberly, Michele and Lorna. Also surviving are 10 grandchildren, five great grandchildren, best friend and companion to Bob Dion. Grandmother of the late Jesica Imm.

Funeral Service 10 a.m. Thursday at Grace Reformed Church, 7215 Pelham, Allen Park. Visitation Wednesday 2:30 to 8 p.m. at The Martenson Funeral Home, 10915 Allen Rd. (corner of Goddard).

DEE JOHN JR. September 24, 2005, age 77. Beloved husband of Armeda (nee: Vignali) for 54 years. Dear father of Donna Taglione (Stephen) and Cindy Leone (David). Loving grandfather of Lisa Marie and Stephen Joseph Taglione and Stephanie Lynn and Laura Michelle Leone.

Brother of Nora Meglinske. Also survived by loving nieces, in-laws and friends. Family will receive friends at A. J. Desmond Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Road (between Maple and Big Beaver) Thursday 2-8 p.m.

with Scripture Service Thursday 7 PM. Funeral Mass Friday 11 a.m. at St. Mary of the Hills Church, 2675 John (north of Auburn Road). Visitation at church begins Friday at 10:30 a.m.

In lieu of flowers memorial tributes to Salvation Army. View obituary and share memories at DIPAOLO BERNADETTE MELODY Of Trenton. Age 78. Passed away peacefully September 24, 2005 with her sons Dennis, David, and Donald at her side. Visitation Monday 2-9 p.m.

at the Martenson Funeral Home, 3200 West Trenton. Wake service Monday 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Her body will lie in state Tuesday 10 a.m. at St.

Timothy Catholic Church, 2849 Manning, Trenton, until time of Mass at 11 a.m, Memorial contributions may be made to the Adrian Dominican Sisters-Religious Retirement Fund, 1257 E. Siena Heights Drive, Adrian, MI 49221-1793. FONTANA FILIPPA "PEE WEE" (NEE GIORDANO) Age 98, September 25, 2005. Beloved wife of the late Francesco. Beloved sister of the late Joe, Pearl, Sam, Grace, Tony and Josie.

Loving godmother of Rosalie (Ernie) Schellschmidt. Also cherished aunt of Susan and Catherine and the late Mike (husband of Marlene) Trupiano and the late Angelo and Pauline Licavoll. Also many loving nieces and nephews. Visitation at the St. Clair Shores Chapel of the Bagnasco Calcaterra Funeral Home, 25800 Harper Ave.

(3 blocks N. of 10 Mile) Tuesday 2-9 p.m. with 7:30 p.m. Rosary, Funeral Wednesday in state St. Joan of Arc Church, 22412 Overlake, St.

Clair Shores 9:30 a.m. till time of Mass 10 a.m. Entombment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. FULLERTON WANDA LEE September 23, 2005.

Beloved wife of William T. Fullerton. Dear mother of Scott W. (Jessica) and Cheryl C. Also survived by four brothers and two sisters.

Resting at the L. J. Griffin Funeral Home, 7707 Middlebelt Rd. (at Ann Arbor Trail), Wednesday 6-9 p.m., Thursday 12 noon until 9 p.m. Prayer service Thursday at 7 p.m.

In state Friday 9:30 a.m. at St. Valentine Church, 14841 Beech Daly (N. of 1-96), until time of Mass at 10 a.m. Share a "Memorial Tribute" with the family at

GOLIA MARY H. Age 91, of Sterling Heights, September 19, 2005. Wife of the late Joseph Golia. Mother of William (Blanche) Travnik. Grandmother of Kathleen (Ronald) Pasque, Deborah Cooper, William (Kimberly) Travnik, Jr.

and James (Cynthia) Travnik. Great-grandmother of Victor, Ronald Steven, Chloe, Taylor, Samantha, Alexandria, Kateleigh and Daniel. Brother of Steve Ozanich. Scripture Service 11 a.m. Wednesday at Pixley Funeral Home, 322 West University Drive in Rochester.

Visitation Tuesday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. HAGAN ROBERT L. Of Macomb Township. Beloved husband of Lorraine (nee Bertani), Dearest father of Patricia M. Hagan, John Robert (Denise Marie) Hagan and Peter B.

(Denise Marie) Hagan. grandfather of Michael Robert (Jamie) Hagan and Laura Katheryn Hagan. Predeceased by six siblings. In state Thursday at St. Isidore Catholic Church, 18201 23 Mile Macomb until the time of Mass, Visitation Wednesday 2-9 p.m.

with a 7 p.m. Rosary at Hauss Funeral Home, 47477 Romeo Plank, Macomb. Please call for time of Mass at 586-263-3100. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Isidore Catholic Church Building Fund.

ELSEWHERE had written the pilot script, he accepted immediately. "Get Smart" debuted on NBC in September 1965 and scored No. 12 among the season's most-watched series and No. 22 in its second season. "Get Smart" twice won the Emmy for best comedy series and three Emmys for Mr.

Adams as best comedy actor. CBS picked up the show but the ratings fell off as the jokes seemed repetitive, and it was canceled after four seasons. "It was a special show that became a cult classic of sorts, and I made a lot of money for it," Mr. Adams said of "Get Smart" in a 1995 interview. DEATH (option 4) Fax: 586-977-7510 10 Death Notices HARDY LILLIAN MAE Age 77, of Fenton, formerly of Roseville, died September 25, 2005.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated 11a.m. Wednesday, September 28, 2005, at St. John The Evangelist Catholic Church, 600 N. Adelaide Fenton. Burial in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Roseville.

Visitation will be held at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 Silver Lake Road, Fenton, from 1-9 p.m. Tuesday, with a vigil service being held at 7 p.m. and at the church from 10 a.m. until time of service Wednesday, Those desiring may make contributions to St. Jude's Children Hospital.

Surviving are: husband, William; five children, Paul (Joan), Dale (Robin), Glenn (Lorraine), Gail (Jerry) Allen, Kevin (Jennifer); 18 grandchildren and 16 greatgrandchildren. Those desiring may share online condolences or post a tribute at HAVER BRYAN R. Age 26 of Saline, September 24, 2005. Beloved son of Paul (Michelle) Haver and Cynthia (Michael) Long. With Jessica Crawford he was the loving father of Lydia Haver, Dear brother of Stacy (Martin) Yount, Ashley, Emily and Kevin Long, Elizabeth and Brent Haver.

Dearest grandson of Ernest and Dorothy Crowe, Al Nadratowski; great-grandson of Gene and Leah Long. He is also survived by his niece Alexa Yount. Funeral Service will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Michigan Memorial Funeral Home (next to Michigan Memorial Park), 30895 Huron River Huron Township, (734) 783-2646. Visitation Tuesday 6-9 p.m.

and Wednesday 1-9 p.m. Interment in Michigan Memorial Park. HOYE MYRA Age 79, of Wixom, died September 25, 2005. Beloved wife of the late William H. Hoye.

Loving mother of Brian. (LuAnn), Joanne (the late Bob) Jones, Paul (Grace), Alan (Donna), David (Becky) and Patricia (David) Janette. Loving grandmother of 18 and great-grandmother of 20. Also survived by brother-In-law Bob Hoye. A Memorial Service will be held at the VFW on Loon Lake Rd.

in Wixom at 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 28, 2005. In lieu of flowers, please share your memories with the family. Arrangements entrusted to Lynch Sons Funeral Home, Walled Lake, MI (248) 624-2251. HUSSETT NANCY LYNN Age 66, September 26, 2005.

Beloved wife of Earl. Loving mother of Jeffrey Tatum, Donald (Stephanie) Tatum, Judith (Brian) Steffer, R.B. (Samantha) Monahan, Alice K. Monahan and Jennifer Lynn Nestor. Proud and loving grandmother of 16.

Loving daughter of Mrs. Alice Julian. Dear sister of Doreen (Bernd) Scheinpflug, Jerry Poole and Tom (Debbie) Poole. Visitation Tuesday 3-9 p.m. and Wednesday 1-9 p.m.

at Wujek-Calcaterra Sons, 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). In state 10:30 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church, 16339 Fourteen Mile in Fraser until 11 a.m. service.

Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guestbook" at KENDALL DEAN ALLAN Age 81, of Gregory, Michigan, died Friday, September 23, 2005, at his residence. Dean retired a Lieutenant for the Detroit Police Department. Surviving is his wife, Priscilla, two sons, Douglas (Carol) and Gary (Barbara); three grandchildren and eight greatgrandchildren. Cremation has taken place and there are no services planned. Arrangements by Shelters Funeral Home, Pinckney, Michigan KRAPPITZ SANDRA GAY, September 25, 2005.

Age 59. Loving mother of Charles (Cheryl) and Wendy (Paul) Hardy. Dearest grandmother of four. Beloved daughter of Robert and Margaret Ashcraft. Dear sister of Susan (Joe) Nazem, Robert (Sandra) Ashcraft, and William (Jan) Ashcraft.

Dear aunt of many loving nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday 5-9 p.m. Wednesday 1-9 p.m. at Neely-Turowski Funeral Home, 30200 Five Mile (between Merriman and Middlebelt). In state Thursday 10 a.m.

until Service 10:30 a.m, at Mt. Hope Congregational Church, 30330 Schoolcraft. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery. LAWSON DORIS M.

98, of Indianola, Iowa, Saturday September 24, 2005 in Indianola Services 10:00 a.m. Wednesday September 28 at the Trinity United Presbyterian Chuch in Indianola. Mrs. Lawson was born in Indianola and made her home in Detroit until moving back in 1966. Survivors include her son Blair Lawson and his wife Marilyn Pilgrim Lawson of Indianola.

She was preceded in death by her husband Walter. Overton Funeral Home, Indianola 515-961-5121 LESZCZYNSKI RITA September 23, 2005, age 76. Beloved wife of the late Eugene. Loving mother of Michael (Joyce), Pamela (William) Gerlach, and Curtis. Dearest grandmother of Ryan, Kristen, Erin, Timothy, Eric and James Leszczynski.

Dear sister of Peggy Galesewicz, Regina Hill, John, Sylvester, and Joseph Zieleniewski. Visitation Tuesday 2-9 p.m. at the David J. Wysocki Funeral Home, 29440 Ryan Rd (One block North of 12 Mile), Warren, In state Wednesday 10 a.m, at Transfiguration Church, 5830 Simon Detroit, until Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. Parish Rosary, Tuesday 3 p.m.

Family requests donations to the American Diabetes Association and the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan LOVE-BAILEY JUANITA E. Age 95, September 24, 2005, of Canton. Beloved wife of the late Dorsey Love and the late Richard Bailey. Dear mother of Marilyn Keeling (Chet Majeski) and Peggy Jean (Merlin) Johnson. Dear grandmother of Duane, Glenn and Eric Johnson, Michael Majeski and Caryn Majeski-Kallal.

Also leaves 18 greatgrandchildren. Dear sister of Jenny Parkison, Roy Sanders, Jack Sanders and Naomi Mahan. Visitation Tuesday 3-8 p.m. Funeral Service Wednesday 10 a.m. at Vermeulen Funeral Home, 46401 W.

Ann Arbor Plymouth (between Sheldon and Beck). Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions to Heartland Hospice. To leave a message of condolence for the family log on to LUMA GERALD Died September 24, 2005, suddenly while at home in Karlin, MI. Formerly of Detroit, a retired Detroit police officer.

He is survived by his loving sons, Timothy (Patricia) Luma, Terry (Sue) Luma, Steve (Donna) Luma. Sister Barbara (Roy) Fitzgerald. Grandchildren, greatgrandchildren, and nephews. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Traverse City Chapel of Covell Funeral Home MAGNUSON ALDEN "BUD" Age 88, September 25, 2005. Beloved husband of Eldora.

Loving father of Rick, Rod (Debbie) and Mike (Mary Beth). Dear grandfather of Mark, Adam and Tommy, Survived by one niece Pat Houldsworth. Visitation Tuesday 5-9 p.m. and Wednesday 4-9 p.m. with Scripture Service 7 p.m.

at the Harry J. Will Funeral Home, 37000 Six Mile Road, Livonia. Funeral Service Thursday, in state 10:30 a.m., Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Aidan Catholic Church, 17500 Farmington Road, Livonia.

HOW TO SUBMIT OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES Don Adams TV's zany 'Get Smart' star LOS ANGELES Don Adams, 82, the wry-voiced comedian who starred as the fumbling secret agent Maxwell Smart in "Get Smart," the 1960s TV spoof of James Bond movies, died Sunday of a lung infection. As the inept Agent 86 of the supersecret federal agency CONTROL, Mr. Adams captured TV viewers with his anties in combating the evil agents of KAOS. When his explanations failed to convince the villains or his boss, he tried another tack: 12 Today ALLENDER, EDITH "EDE" Graveside Services 11:30 a.m. at Machpelah Cemetery.

ALLEN, FERN Services 11 a.m. at A.H, Peters Funeral Home, Warren. APAP, GEORGIA Mass 12 noon Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 23815 Power Farmington ASCH, GEORGE Service 11:30 a.m. Charles R. Step Funeral Home, Redford Township.

BACCIOCCHI, MARIA Mass 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, Detroit. BARANSKI, ANTHONY J. Funeral Liturgy 12 p.m.

at St. Dorothy Church, Warren. BROSCH, JUANITA Memorial Service 10 a.m. St. John Lutheran Church, Taylor.

CHADWICK, ANGELA M. Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. at Heeney-Sundqu Funeral Home. CHALMERS, JOSEPH 11 a.m. A.J.

Desmond Sons (Vasu, Rodgers Connell Chapel). CHAPPELL, CHUCK Service 11 a.m. at Harry J. Will Funeral Home, 37000 Six Mile Rd. CONSTANTINO, LEONORA MARIE Mass 11 a.m, at St.

Barnabas Catholic Church. CROLETTO, LILLIAN Service 11 a.m. at David J. Wysocki Funeral Home, Warren. DAUGHERTY, MARJORIE Service 10:30 a.m.

Kaul Funeral Home, St. Clair Shores. DIPAOLO, BERNADETTE MELODY Mass 11 a.m. at St. Timothy Catholic Church Trenton.

DYE, GINA ELIZABETH Mass 11:30 a.m. Sacred Heart of the Hills Catholic Church. FELTZ, KATHERINE CANDICE 11 a.m. Vermeulen Funeral Home, Westland, Ml FLEMING, JAMES STEWART Services 10 a.m. at St.

Dorothy Church, Warren. FORTUNE, CHARLES E. 11 a.m. E. J.

Mandziuk Son Funeral Directors, Inc. HAGAN, ROBERT L. Mass at St. Isidore Catholic, Macomb. Call 586-263-3100 for time.

HEBETS, CATHERINE Mass 10 a.m. at St. Alphonsus Church. HODNETT, VIRGINIA N. 11 a.m.

Clyne Sobocinski Funeral Home, Eastpomte, HULSEY, MURIEL Service 4 p.m. at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home. JARVIS, RONALD Service 11 a.m, at Amazing Grace Lutheran Church, Warren. KMIEINSKI, JENNIE Mass 10:30 a.m. St.

John Neumann Catholic Church. KOLESAR, SR. MICHALENE O.P. Mass 11 a.m. Dominican Sisters Mother House Chapel.

MACFARLAN, CAROLYN M. 11 am Lynch Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Rd. McGEE, JAMES W. 11 a.m.

The Park Presbyterian Church, 1709 Emmons Rd. MILLIGAN, JOSEPHINE Funeral 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church. MINER, SHIRLEY ANN Service 1 p.m. at Harry J.

Will Funeral Home, 37000 Six Mile, Livonia. OBOZA, SARAH J. Services 12 noon at the Wm. Sullivan Son Funeral Home. PISCOPINK, CARL A.

Service 2 p.m. at Harry J. Will Funeral Home, Livonia. PLAGENS, IRVIN A. Mass 11 a.m.

at St. Albert the Great Church. PROSOWSKI, STANLEY Service 11 a.m. at Wasik Funeral Home, Warren. RICCARDI, THOMAS A.

Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. at St. Michael Catholic Church. ROSENAU, ROBERT Service 11 a.m. Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church, Brighton.

SINAGRA, SCOTT 4 p.m. First United Methodist Church' 45201 North Territorial, Plymouth. SMITH, LLOYD H. JR. 11 a.m.

Newburg United Methodist Church SWIATEK, HATTIE Funeral Liturgy 9:30 a.m. at St. Martin de Porres Church, Warren. tee*ts, RITCHIE J. Mass 9:30 a.m.

at Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Church. TODARO, VITA (NEE GUASTELLA) Mass 11 a.m. at St. Malachy Catholic Church. 10 Death Notices ALLEN FERN Age 57, September 24, 2005.

Beloved wife of the late Robert L. Loving mother of Ken (Chris), Elaine and Robert. Dearest grandmother of Carly. Daughter of Adonis and the late Bernice Alexander, Dear sister of Gregory (Chris) Alexander. Funeral Tuesday 11 a.m.

at the A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 32000 Schoenherr at Masonic (13 Mile), Warren. Visitation 10 a.m. until time of service. BALTES SUNNY (SENETH) Faithful lifetime servant of Jesus Christ, founder of Sunny J's rie 25, John.

of 2005 at Loving Plymouth. the age mother Passed of 66. of away Beloved Robin September wife (Scott) of Strickland, Rachelle (Joe) Fanelli and Rod (Laura), Dearest grandmother of Anna, Joey, and Grace Fanelli, Will Baites, Tristan and Tahleya Strickland. Dearest grandmother by marriage to Brandon, Jeremy, Gabrielle and Lauren. Dear sister of Shirley Gayle (Robert) Kine.

Loving aunt of Cheryl (Mark) Irving, Debra Kine, Dale (Carole) Kine and Jon (Wendy) Kine. Funeral service Friday 11 a.m. at the Brighton Assembly of God Church, 7770 Whitmore Lake Brighton. Visitation Thursday 1-9 p.m. at the Schrader-Howell Funeral Home, 280 S.

Main, Plymouth, and at church Friday, 10 a.m. until time of service. BARNARD MARIAN F. Age 82 of Westland, September 24, 2005. Dear mother of Barry (Connie Alexander) Barnard and the late Larry Barnard.

Dear grandmother of Marlena and Kristine. Dear sister of Olive. Funeral Service Thursday 11 a.m. at Vermeulen Funeral Home, 980 N. Newburgh Westland (between Ford and Cherry Hill).

Visitation Wednesday 4-9 p.m. To leave a message of condolence for the family log on to GRACE S. September 23, 2005. Beloved wife of Pete for 55 years.

Dearest mother of Peter (Barbara) Bida, of Grandville, Michigan; Gary (Cheryl) Bida of Rochester Hills; Kathy J. (Louis) Terhien, of Lapeer, MI and Patricia Bida of Hazel Park, MI. Dear Grandmother of Marianne, Louis Michael, Katherine (Jason), Stacey, Matthew, John Paul, Joshua, Laura and Jennifer. Also surviving are dearest sisters Elizabeth Barbier of Metamora, MI; Lorraine (Irvin) Fox of Orlando, FL and many loving and dear nieces, nephews, family and friends. Sadly missed by her loving cat.

Grace was an avid gardener, an active member of the Michigan Orchid Society, and was a volunteer at William Beaumont Hospital. The family will receive friends at the Sawyer-Fuller Funeral Home, 2125 W. 12 Mile Berkley (Two blocks West of Woodward), on Tuesday from 2- 9 p.m. There will be a Memorial Mass at Our Lady of LaSalette Catholic Church, 2600 vard, Berkley (NW corner of Coolidge and Harvard, North of 11 Mile) on Wednesday 11 a.m. Bitterburg-Schluchter JUNE E.

Beloved wife of R.J. Dear mother of four, grandmother of eight and great- grandmother of one. Visitation Wednesday 6-9 p.m. with funeral Thursday at 10 a.m. from Faulmann Waish Golden Rule Funeral Home, 32814 Utica Fraser.

Memorials to American Lung Assoc. Share memories at "But it also hindered me career-wise because I was typed. The character was so strong, particularly because of that distinctive voice, that nobody could picture me in any other type of In 1941, Mr. Adams had dropped out of school to join the Marines.

After World War II, he worked in New York as a commercial artist by day and did standup comedy in clubs at night. Bill Dana, who had helped him develop comedy routines, cast him as his sidekick on Dana's show. That led to the NBC contract and "Get Smart." By the Associated Press NOTICES On the web: www.detroitnews 10 Death Notices MARCOTTE RICHARD P. Age 79. Cherished husband of Elaine.

Beloved father of Gary, Andrew (Jill) and Gordon (Robyn) Marcotte. Dear brother of Lucille Bammel. Brother-in-law of Sister Shirley Boettcher, Donna Moll, Phyllis (Wally) Wesley. Proud grandfather of Tyler, Lauren and Joel. Nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services in St. Peter Catholic Church, 95 Market Street, Mt. Clemens Thursday 11:30 a.m. (in state 11 a.m.) Visitation in the Harold W. Vick Funeral Home, 140 South Main, Mt.

Clemens, Wednesday 2-8 p.m. with a Holy Rosary at 7 p.m. Family suggests contributions to Girl Scouts of Macomb County Otsikita Council, or donor's choice. MATHESON LOLA McLEAN Age 79, died suddenly September 24, 2005. Loving wife of the late Kenneth.

Dearest mother of Peter (Angel), Mark (Anelly) and Kerry (Matt) Goerss. Adoring grandmother of Jackson, Parker, Sullivan, Ryan, Kevin, Matthew, Nicholas and Mitchell. Also survived by brother-in-law Richard (JoAnn) Berryman, nieces Leslee, Janice and nephew Jeff. Wonderful wife, mother, aunt, sister, daughter and friend. She adored her grandchildren, and loved reading, music, walks in the woods (especially and just being with friends and family.

Memorial service to be held Thursday, September 29, 10 a.m. at the Kirk in the Hills Presbyterian Church, Long Lake Rd. West of Telegraph in Bloomfield Hills. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association or American Heart Association McCART AMANDA CATHERINE Born May 19, 2005, Died September 25, 2005. Beloved daughter of Robert and Roseann.

Dearest sister of Kelsey and Andrew. Dear granddaughter of Diane and Matt Porter, Cathy and Robert Wright and the late Gordon McCart. Loving great granddaughter of Clara and Elmer Miller, Henry McCart and the late Catherine McCart. Visitation Wednesday 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service Thursday 11 a.m.

at the Taylor Chapel of the Howe-Peterson Funeral Home, 9800 S. Telegraph Road. McFADDEN EVELYN G. Was born in Detroit on July 23, 1931 and died on September 24, 2005 in Bloomfield Hills, after a valiant one year fight against cancer. Shen excelled at all she did and was consistently good and wonderful.

Daughter to the late Hristo and Penka Gotzeff. Sister to brothers Luben and Jerry, Wife and soul-mate to her husband Bill. Mother of Kimberly, Claudia, and Allison. Grandmother of Nicholas, Atticus, Sophia, and Ava. Sister-in-law to Annie, Alice, Catherine, Eleanor, and Charlotte; and motherin-law to John Thomas, and John S.

Turning to life outside of her home after her children were safely on their own, she was successful as the manager of a law office, as a real estate saleswoman, and as a real estate appraiser. Meanwhile, she returned to college. Evelyn earned her B.A. from Oakland University in Art History and her M.A. from of in Library and Information Science in her 60's.

Therafter and until her health failed, she worked as a reference librarian, first at Walsh College and then at OCC, where she also taught library science. Always a lover of music and art, she sang, played piano, and drew sketches. She shared her enthusiasm witth her children and grandchildren by encouraging their involvement and introducing them to museums, concerts, and theatre. She was a gracious and kind lady. Evelyn's gentle ways and warm smile spread happiness wherever she went, and though the part of the world she inhabited is better because she was in it, there is an emptiness in it now that she has left.

Visitation at the family's residence, Tuesday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. with a service on Wednesday at 1 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to Wm. Sullivan Son, 248-541-7000 MOORE JESSICA J.

Age 76 of Detroit, September 26, 2005. Loving wife of the late James Williams. Loving mother of Peggy (Ernie) Hallmark, Alice Williams, Gloria (Jeff) Braskett, Barb (Lee) Harvey, James (Anita) Williams and the late Patricia (Joe) Kopko. Dear grandmother of Jocie Kopko, Jeffrey (Myra) Braskett and Chris Harvey. Dear great-grandmother of Ruben and Jesse Braskett.

Dear sister of Mary Nori. Visitation Wednesday 2-9 p.m. at Vermeulen Fuheral Home, 980 North Newburgh Westland (between Ford and Cherry Hill). Funeral Service Saturday at Bekavac Funeral Home in Elizabeth, Pennsylvania. To leave a message of condolence for the family log on to MORRISSETT DAVID GEORGE Born May 6, 1956 died September 25, 2005 of Eastpointe.

Loving father of Meghan H. Dearest son of Loretta Gatfield and the late George Morrissett. Brother to Terry Wieman, Audrey (Richard) Brys, Mary Morris, Sheila (Brian) Morris and Michael Morris. Leaves 11 nieces and nephews and 11 greatnieces and great-nephews. Funeral Service Friday 11 a.m.

at S.K. Schultz Funeral Home, 21705 Gratiot at 8 Mile, Eastpointe, Visitation Wednesday 3-9 p.m. and Thursday 12-9 p.m. Interment Cadillac Memorial Gardens East. Share memories at MORSE MURRAY Age 91 of Atlanta, MI passed away on Wednesday September 21, 2005 at his residence.

He was born on December 20, 1913 to Harry and Ella (Bowerman) Morse in Toronto, Canada. He married the former Doris Thelin in 1941 in Farmington, MI. Murray worked many years as a furniture maker in the Detroit area. He served his country in the United States Army during WWII. He was a member of Big Rock Congregational Church and the American Legion in Atlanta, MI.

He enjoyed traveling with his wife. Murray is survived by his son Roger (Christy) Morse of Santa Barbara, California; two daughters, Maureen (Harley) Marsh of Atlanta, MI and Chris (Fred) Mullins of Hudson, Wisconsin; eight grandchildren; two greatgrandchildren; brother Harvey (Gloria) Morse of Riverside, California; two sisters Mary Dock of Livonia, MI and Grace Vogel of Alabama and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife Doris in 2002. Memorial Services will be held on Thursday, September 29, 2005 at the Big Rock Congregational Church at 11 a.m., Pastor Ken McGarvey officlating. Inurnment will take place at Toledo Memorial Park on Friday at 1:30 p.m.

Arrangements were handled by Green Funeral Home, Atlanta, MI. NOWICKI NANCY JOANNE Age 53. Beloved daughter of Richard and the late Lucy. Dear sister of Mrs. Kayleen Patricia (Richard) Saucier, Lori Ann, Lynn Mary and Mark Richard.

Loving aunt of Roxanne and Stephen. Dear friend of Bob Goodman. Visitation Thursday 1-9 p.m. at Clyne Sobocinski Funeral Home, 22121 Kelly Rd in. Eastpointe.

Scripture Service Thursday at 7 p.m. In state Friday 9:30 a.m. at St. Brendan Church in Detroit until time of Funeral mass at 10 a.m. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery.

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By fax: You can fax us at 313- 222-5981 anytime. Include lifebackground information on the deceased, a full list of survivors, when the services are, the name of the funeral home, telephone numbers to reach relatives and your own daytime and evening numbers. 10 Death Notices O'CONNOR MATILDA "TILLIE" Age 83 of Rochester Hills, September 24, 2005. Loving wife of Joseph. Dear mother of Michael (Jane) O'Connor, Janet (Tom) Cattel, Donna (Paul) Maynard, Nancy Theisen, and Timothy (Susan) O'Connor.

Survived by 12 grandchildren and two re a grandchildren. Sister of Francis Viazanko, Martha Seise and Madeline Lawrence. The family will receive friends Tuesday 2-9 p.m. at the Potere-Modetz Funeral Home, 339 Walnut Rochester. Rosary 7 p.m.

Mrs. O'Connor will in state Wednesday 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart of the Hills Catholic Church, 3400 Adams Auburn Hills. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

On line guestbook O'CONNOR MATILDA "TILLIE" Age 83 of Rochester Hills, September 24, 2005. Loving wife of Joseph. Dear mother of Michael (Jane) O'Connor, Janet (Tom) Cattel, Donna (Paul) Maynard, Nancy Theisen, and Timothy (Susan) O'Connor. Survived by 12 grandchildren and two greatgrandchildren. Sister of Francis Viazanko, Martha Seise and Madeline Lawrence.

The family will receive friends Tuesday 2-9 p.m. at the Potere-Modetz Funeral Home, 339 Walnut Rochester. Rosary 7 p.m. Mrs. O'Connor will in state Wednesday 9:30 a.m.

at Sacred Heart of the Hills Catholic Church, 3400 Adams Auburn Hills. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. On line guestbook PASTOR DOROTHY M.

Age 77, September 25, 2005. Beloved wife of William. Dear mother of Greg (Jackie) Weiland, Barbara Welland, Mary (Gary) Thrift and Tim (Debbie) Weiland. Step-mother of Barbara (Dennis) Moran and David, Michael and Mary Ann Pastor. Sister of Sandy Arnold.

Also survived by seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. In state Wednesday 10 a.m. at St. Sylvester Catholic Church until time of Mass at 10:30 a.m. Visitation Tuesday 2-9 p.m.

at the D. S. Temrowski and Sons Funeral Home, 30009 Hoover at Common Mile Scripture Service Tuesday 6 p.m. See obit at DAVID SR. Of New Port Richey, Florida, and Bloomfield Twp.

passed away on September 25, 2005. Loving long time companion of Patricia Burke. Dear father of Pamela (Louis) Fontana, David (Susan) Pate, and John (Mary Kay) Pate. Grandfather of eight and greatgrandfather of two. David was proud to have served in World War on the USS Idaho.

Private burial to be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospitais for Children, 3229 Burnet Cincinnati, OH 45229-3095. PATTERSON ALTA MAE Age 98 of Lineville, Alabama formerly of Detroit, Michigan were held Sunday, September 25, 2005 at 2 p.m. at Campbell Springs Church of Christ with Roy Johnson, Billy Helms, and David Rozelle officiating. Burial followed in the adjoining cemetery.

Mrs. Patterson passed away September 22, 2005 at the Clay County Nursing Home. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Johnie D. Patterson, of Lineville, one son J. Michael Patterson of Brentwood, Tennessee, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son, Jerry Patterson. Benefield Funeral Home of Lineville handled the arrangements. PEPPLER LAURENCE H. 61, of Laketown Township, died Saturday, September 24, 2005, at his home. He was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church, President of Goshorn Lake Property Owners Association, Historical Society, and a member of the Macomb County Bar Association.

Surviving is his wife of 20 years, Patricia, his children; Nancy Peppler of Seattle, Washington, Laurence Peppler of Seattle, Washington, and Shawna and Arthur Casas of West Palm Beach, Florida. Brothers; Richard E. Peppler of Warren, Michigan, and Ross M. Peppier of Wolverine, MI. Father; Patrick J.

Caruso of Warren, MI. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 29 at 1 p.m. at the Sterling Inn, 34911 Van Dyke at 15 Mile, Sterling, Heights, MI. No visitation is scheduled, Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society or All Saints Episcopal Church. Arrangements are by the Saugatuck Chapel, Dykstra Funeral Homes. REMEIKA REMEIKA HEDWIG ANN Aged 86, passed away September 24. Leaves behind sons Daniel (Pit), Peter, and Ernest. Six grandchildren and sister Ann Szopa. Predeceased by her husband Peter. Visitation is on Tuesday from 2-8 p.m.

with a 7 p.m. Rosary at the Southfield Funeral. Home. Funeral Mass Wednesday 10 a.m. at St.

Bede's Catholc Church. In state at 9 a.m. ROBERTS ROBERTS CORRINE M. September 26, 2005. Beloved wife of the late John.

Dearest mother of Catherine Ann. Sister of Julia Gombeta. Visitation Thursday 9 a.m. at St. Andrew, Mass 9:30 a.m.

Interment Holy Cross. Rosary Wednesday 7 p.m. Visitation Wednesday 2-9 p.m. at the Sajewski Funeral Home 19111 W. Warren.

ROSSI ROSSI DOMINIC September 24, 2005, age 90. Proud WWII Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Rose for 59 years. Dear father of Andrew (Loraine). Loving grandfather of Michael and Matthew.

Service Wednesday 11 a.m, at Gramer Funeral Home, Diener Chapel, Shelby Twp, 48271 Van Dyke (South of 22 Mile). Visitation Tuesday 2-8 p.m. Memories can be shared at SCHWALB ANNE L. Devoted daughter of the late Jacob Schwalb and the late Erna Schwalb. Sister of Marion Bianchi and Roland (Lenee) Also survived by devoted cousins Tobi Greenspan and Lee Garvin, many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grandnephews.


Beloved wife of the late Alfred; dearest mother of Richard. Visitation on Wednesday 3-9 p.m. at Kaul Funeral Home, 28433 Jefferson St. Clair Shores. Services Thursday 10 a.m.

at the funeral home. Memorials to The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R. Detroit, MI 48201-9945, Share a memory at DEATH NOTICES are paid ads that are guaranteed to run. Call the Detroit Newspapers classified advertising department at 800- WANT ADS or 800-926-8237 (option 4). Hours are 8:00 a.m.

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until 9:30 a.m. time of Mass at St. Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church, 38750 Ryan Road, Sterling Heights. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. PATE VANDERHAEGHEN ADRIEN Age 69, of Novi passed away Sunday, September 25, 2005.

Beloved husband of Cecile, Loving father of Jim (Heather) and David (Tiffany). Dear brother of Ritta (Martin) Goethals. Adored grandfather of Melissa, Kirstyn, Tommy, Micheala, Gloria and Maximus. Visitation Wednesday 3-9 p.m. Funeral Service Thursday 11 a.m.

at Casterline Funeral Home, 122 West Dunlap, Northville. WECLAW lowed by Mass at 11:30 a.m. at Transfiguration Church, 5830 Simon Detroit. WOJNO DOROTHY ANN September 25, 2005, age 82, of Riverview. Loving mother of Arthur (Pauline), Michael (Janice), Linda (David) Burtch, Mary (Robert) Dunne, Margaret, Joanne (Karl) Intermann, Charles (Debra) and Kathleen (Danlel) Walinsky.

Dear sister of Richard Sielky, Rosemary Dietrich and Barbara Hannula; also survived by 20 grandchildren and 14 greatgrandchildren. Preceded in death by husband Arthur, son Daniel and daughter Patricia Tollini. Visitation Tuesday 12-9 p.m. Rosary Tuesday 4 p.m. Vigil Service Tuesday 7 p.m.

John Moinar Funeral Home, 14032 Northline, Southgate, In state Wednesday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass 10 a.m. St. Pius Catholic Church, 14101 Superior, Southgate. STEFANIA Age 80.

wife of the late Tadeusz. Mother of Christine and Edward. Visitation Tuesday 3-9 p.m. at the Jurkiewicz Wilk Funeral Home, 2396 Caniff, Hamtramck, Prayers Tuesday 6:00 p.m. Funeral Wednesday starting with prayers 11:00 a.m.

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