Manistee County Deaths
Reported by Area Funeral Homes

(Some of these names are not in the obituary index)

Week of May 6, 2001

Bernard G. Eckhout 87 of Benzonia, formerly of Bear Lake April 24 McElduff Funeral Home
Etta E. Keil 95 of Bear Lake April 6 Herbert Funeral Home
William "Billy" Franklin Brown 78 of Manistee, formerly of Kaleva April 28 Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva
Hilda M. Buckingham 76 of Manistee April 29 Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee
Clarence L. Venne 71 of Wellston, formerly of Muskegon April 27

Week of May 13, 2001

Reidar Rohrstaff 88 of Manistee May 7 Johnson Funeral Home
Clara C. Kukla 102 of Manistee May 7 Herbert Funeral Home
Frank L. McClain 70 of Bear Lake May 7 Edwards Funeral Home
Walter G. Schimke 85 of Manistee May 10 Johnson Funeral Home

Week of May 20, 2001

Claude U. Hutson 67 of Brethren May 10 Bloomingdale Chapel, D.L. Miller Funeral Home
Richard Dean Salter 49 of Copemish May 14 Edwards Funeral Home
Elzie John Russell 86 of Manistee May 15 Herbert Funeral Home
Max Basil Doty 69 of Kaleva May 15 Martinson Funeral Home/Terwilliger Funeral Home
Lillian Theresa Kudla 82 of Onekama May 16 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Margaret Crawford 101 of Copemish May 17 Terwilliger Funeral Home

Week of May 27, 2001

Jack R. Van Maanen, Jr. 60 of Bear Lake, formerly of the Kalamazoo area May 10 Edwards Funeral Home
Clara L. Robke 87 of Manistee May 19 Herbert Funeral Home
Robert Joseph Coopshaw, Jr. 45 of Manistee May 20 Herbert Funeral Home
Frank John Rutowski 85 of Manistee May 22 Herbert Funeral Home
Lavonne Doris Wicinski 93 of Manistee May 23 Herbert Funeral Home

Week of June 3, 2001

John J. Mihalik 72 of Manistee May 18
Earl E. Davey, 92 of Wyoming, formerly of Kaleva May 19 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Carl Cook 77 of Bear Lake May 20 Edwards Funeral Home
Christopher Allen Lewis infant May 22 Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee
Holland Capper of Manistee March 22
Millard "Woody" Woodhall 82 of Thompsonville May 24 Oak Grove Cremation Center, Manistee
Emma M. Hopwood 98 of Bear Lake May 26 Edwards Funeral Home, Bear Lake
Kay Cawood Taylor 76 of Onekama May 27 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Marjorie L. Sandberg 75 of East Lake May 28 Herbert Funeral Home

Week of June 10, 2001

V. C. Ashcraft 75 of Elkhart, Ind., formerly of Copemish May 27 Billings Funeral Home
Norman M. Chambers 94 of Manistee June 4 Johnson Funeral Home
Richard Anthony King 63 of Wellston, formerly of Lansing June 4 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Duane J. Mantych 64 of Manistee June 5 Herbert Funeral Home
Lillian Ione Valencourt 97 of Bear Lake June 5
Cloris Nadene Smith 80 of Kaleva June 5 Terwilliger Funeral Home

Week of June 17, 2001

Don H. Raatz 76 of Manistee died June 7 Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee
Lorene (Van Ittersum) McCreary 43 of Manistee died June 8 Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee
Willard J. "Bill" Herman 78 of Arcadia died June 9 Edwards Funeral Home, Bear Lake
Prentiss Q. Ware, Sr. 82 of Bear Lake died June 12 Edwards Funeral Home
Raynard B. Hiipaka 89 of Kaleva died June 13 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Steven Waskerwitz 88 of Holland, formerly of Manistee died June 14 Herbert Funeral Home

Week of June 24, 2001

Richard Anthony King 63 of Wellston, formerly of Lansing died June 4 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Lorene Marie (VanIttersum) McCreary 43 of Manistee died June 8 Herbert Funeral Home
Willard "Bill" J. Herman 78 of Arcadia died June 9 Edwards Funeral Home
E. Pauline Richmond 74 of Bear Lake died June 11 Edwards Funeral Home
Raynard B. Hiipaka 89 of Kaleva died June 13 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Freda L. Baldaccini 92 of Bear Lake died June 14
Katherine R. Gamble 84 of Arcadia, formerly of Traverse City died June 16 Covell Funeral Home, Traverse City
Edward James Babcock 80 of Bear Lake died June 19 Edwards Funeral Home
Charlotte M. Dahlke 74 of Manistee died June 21 Herbert Funeral Home
Virginia (Zielinski) Dembinski 90 of Manistee died June 22 Herbert Funeral Home
John M. Luomala 80 of Brethren died June 22 Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva

Week of July 01, 2001

Willard "Bill" J. Herman 78 of Arcadia died June 9 Edwards Funeral Home
Freda L. Baldaccini, 92 of Bear Lake died June 14 Oak Grove Cremation Center of Bear Lake
Edward James Babcock 80 of Bear Lake died June 19 Edwards Funeral Home
Amy E. Lloyd 23 of Manistee died June 25 Johnson Funeral Home

Week of July 8, 2001

Douglas L. Bowerman 59 of Manistee died June 30 Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee
Dorothy Ann Osborn 73 of Bear Lake died July 2 Terwilliger Funeral Home
A. Marie Shoults 91 of Arcadia died July 4 Edwards Oak Grove Funeral Home

Week of July 15, 2001

Blanche B. Knorr 71 of Copemish died July 2 Oak Grove Cremation Center
Dorothy Ann Osborn 73 of Bear Lake died July 2 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Thomas G. Scheppelmann 53 of Grand Rapids, formerly of Bear Lake died July 5

Week of July 22, 2001

Daniel Paul Hiiliard 41 of Kaleva died July 14 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Felix S. Gauthier 89 of Kaleva died July 16 Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee
Duerua "Dee" W. Cutler 82 of Arcadia died July 18 Edwards-Oak Grove Funeral Home
Mildred Elizabeth Wescott 86 of Kaleva died July 19 Terwilliger Funeral Home

Week of July 29, 2001

Jeffrey A. Partridge 45 of Manistee died July 19 Oak Grove Cremation of Manistee
Beverly Ann (Welch) Cutlip 61 of Wellston died July 21 Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee
Helen (Sobisek) Pete 94 of Manistee died July 21 Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva
Lewis Glenn Hinkley 79 of Copemish, formerly of Muskegon died July 21 Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva
Jerald Wayne Petersen 75 of Manistee died July 23 Herbert Funeral Home
Ronald J. Dennis 53 of Brethren died July 23 Herbert Funeral Home
Ruby Irene Stoner 81 of Pleasanton Township died July 24 Edwards-Oak Grove Funeral Home in Bear Lake
Rose O. Krause 93 of Manistee died July 25 Herbert Funeral Home
William E. Short 92 of Tulsa, Okla., formerly of Manistee died July 25 Johnson Funeral Home in Manistee
Randall Arden Etheridge 43 of Bear Lake died July 26 Herbert Funeral Home

Week of August 05, 2001

Jane M. Fedder 86 of Manistee died July 27 Herbert Funeral Home
John F. Pokusa 82 of Copemish died July 30 Terwilliger Funeral Home,
Norman Dell Knickerbocker 75 of Wellston died July 30 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Shari Ann (Buckner) Girven 38 of Bear Lake died July 31 Edwards Oak Grove Funeral Home

Week of August 12, 2001

Edward Vitaz 84 of Manistee died Aug. 5 Oak Grove Cremation Center
Elissa L. (Lakanen) King 88 of Kaleva died Aug. 7 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Frank C. Loxen 94 of Manistee died Aug. 9 Johnson Funeral Home

Week of August 19, 2001

Alice W. Jans 89 of Manistee died Aug. 6 Johnson Funeral Home
Christopher J. Grabowski 22 of Manistee died Aug. 10 Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee
Harlen E. Reetz 75 of Spring Lake, formerly of Manistee died Aug. 10 Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee
Jonnie Jack "Shobit" Sam 71 of Manistee died Aug. 10 Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva
Harris A. McBride 60 of Manistee, formerly of Farmington Hills died Aug. 11 Johnson Funeral Home, Manistee
Donald T. Anderson 78 of Kaleva died Aug. 12 Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva
Robert J. Lee, Jr. 72 of Manistee died Aug. 12 Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee
Robert Joseph Swidorski 68 of Manistee died Aug. 13 Herbert Funeral Home
Karen Estelle Hauserman 65 of Brethren died Aug. 15 Terwilliger Funeral Home

Week of August August 26, 2001

Julius Harry Pirsig 81 of Bear Lake died Aug. 18 Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva
Leona M. Nowicki 80 of Manistee died Aug. 19 Herbert Funeral Home, Manistee
Elnetta A. Boss 58 of Manistee died Aug. 19 Oak Grove Cremation Center
Martin Banyai 78 of Manistee died Aug. 19 Terwilliger Funeral Home
J.A. Miller, Jr. 57 of Brethren died Aug. 21 Terwilliger Funeral Home

Week of September 9, 2001

Harold Edward Kerr 75 of Manistee died Sept. 3 Herbert Funeral Home
Margaret B. Conkey 95 of Manistee died Sept. 4 Johnson Funeral Home
Floyd W. Bailey 79 of Onekama died Sept. 5 Edwards-Oak Grove Funeral Home

Week of September 16, 2001

Floyd W. Bailey 79 of Onekama died Sept. 5 Edwards-Oak Grove Funeral Home, Bear Lake
Ewald Raatz 77 of Manistee died Sept.11 Herbert Funeral Home
William A. "Bill" Depner 89 of Bear Lake died Sept.12 Edwards-Oak Grove Funeral Home, Bear Lake

Week of September 23, 2001

Ronald Bellville 59 of Manistee died Sept.13 Fosnaught Funeral Home, Marion
Violet Minnie Brunais 84 of Kaleva died Sept.16 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Pearl Nichols Beldo 97 of Kaleva died Sept.17 Terwilliger Funeral Home
Hallie Madonna Adams 83 of Wellston died Sept. 17 Terwilliger Funeral Home, Kaleva
James Andrew Walquist 75 of Arcadia, formerly of Ada died Sept. 18 O'Brien-Eggebeen-Gerst Funeral Home, Grand Rapids
John C. "Bud" Larson 83 of Manistee died Sept. 20 Johnson Funeral Home
Gary R. Staff 58 of Manistee died Sept. 20 Johnson Funeral Home

Week of September 30, 2001

Irma M. Edgington 77 of Manistee died Sept. 22 Johnson Funeral Home
Florence J. (Jamieson) Moore 87 born in Arcadia died Sept. 22 Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, Chapin S.C./ Caughman-Harman F.H., Irmo, S.C.
Daniel Clyde Baker 64 of Kaleva died Sept. 28 Terwilliger Funeral Home

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