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CLEARWATER, Fla. – Carl Craig Di Donato, 76, passed away on August 28, 2021, in Clearwater, Florida. He is preceded in death by his parents, Edith T. Di Donato and Peter A. Di Donato of Dunedin. Survived by his daughter, Casey L. Vance (Dwain) and grandson Westley Di Donato of Palm Harbor; e…

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BRIDGMAN – Jo Ann Moore, 62, of Bridgman, lost her battle with cancer September 5th, 2021.

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Judith (Judy) Freeman, of Bridgman and Grand Beach, age 81, passed away peacefully on Sept. 3, 2021. Judy ’s passing was unrelated to Covid-19.

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UNION PIER – Bonnie Jean Benson was a very special person. She was beautiful, she was kind, thoughtful, considerate, giving, and made everyone around her feel very special. She died August 30, 2021, following a brief illness.

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THREE OAKS – Robert Tripp, age 70, of Sawyer, died Friday, September 3, 2021. Arrangements are pending at Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks.

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THREE OAKS — Helen Heward, age 97, died Wednesday, September 1, 2021. Arrangements are pending at Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks.

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NEW CARLISLE — Marilyn Joan De Boer, 85, of New Carlisle, IN, formerly of Bridgman, MI, peacefully went to be with her Lord on Friday, August 27, 2021.

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THREE OAKS — Cary Allen Harrington, 63, of Three Oaks, passed peacefully in his home, on August 14, 2021, surrounded by his wife and two children.

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THREE OAKS — Allan Ray Blazek, 71, of Three Oaks, Michigan, passed away August 3, 2021, at Franciscan Hospital in Michigan City, Indiana. Allan grew up in New Buffalo, Michigan where his parents owned and operated Frank and Millie’s Tavern and Sweet Shop.

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UNION PIER — Robert Vincent “Bob” Decker, Sr., age 72, of Union Pier died peacefully Tuesday, August 17, 2021, in the comfort of his family’s presence.

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GALIEN — Dale Richard Ender, age 94, of Galien, died peacefully Sunday, August 15, 2021, in the comfort of his family’s presence, in his home.

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Jerzy Golebiewski, age 72, died Tuesday, August 10, 2021. Arrangements are pending at Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks.

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LAKESIDE — Our long wait is over and our plan for a Celebration of Life for Mike is planned for Sunday, August 22, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. It will be held at one of Mike’s favorite spots, Chikaming Country Club, 15029 Lakeside Road, Lakeside, Michigan 49116. We hope you will join us on this day wh…

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THREE OAKS — Lisa James, 47 of Three Oaks, Michigan, passed away July 26, 2021.

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HARBERT — Irene Joyce Payne, age 87, of Harbert, died peacefully Tuesday, July 27, 2021, in Woodland Terrace of Bridgman.

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NEW BUFFALO — Ronald Ziarko, 68, of New Buffalo, MI, was called to heaven surrounded by his loving family on Thursday – July 29, 2021.

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In loving memory of Patricia R. Mayer, aka Patty, Ms. M, Ms. Meringue.

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BRIDGMAN — Katherine K. Zeder, 83, from Bridgman (formerly of New Buffalo, MI, and Palos Heights, IL) passed away peacefully on Thursday – July 22, 2021, with her daughters, Kimberly and Beth by her side.

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GALIEN — Richard John “Dick” Soper, age 83, of Galien, died Friday, July 23, 2021, at home in the comfort of his family’s presence.

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THREE OAKS – Essie M. (Rochefort) Angelo, age 74, of Three Oaks, died at home peacefully Saturday, July 24, 2021, with her family by her side.

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BENTON HARBOR —Kay Marynel Wilson, age 84, of Benton Harbor, died peacefully Sunday, July 11, 2021, in the comfort of her family’s presence.

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THREE OAKS — Richard Allen Reese, 84, of Three Oaks, MI, passed away on Thursday, July 8, 2021, at his home surrounded by family.

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THREE OAKS — Joe Maxwell Lemon, age 85, of Three Oaks, died peacefully Saturday, July 10, 2021, at the Hanson Hospice Center in Stevensville.

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CHICAGO — Our loving daughter, granddaughter, sister, niece, cousin, and friend, Taylor Christine Holecek-McDonald left this world unexpectedly, at 22, on July 3rd 2021. Her loving and caring, yet stubborn personality will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

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James Henry Fritz, also known as Jim or “Big Grandpa,” passed away on June 30, 2021, in Valparaiso, Indiana, at the age of 71. He was born on December 7, 1949 in LaPorte, Indiana to Harold and Mary Fritz.

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THREE OAKS — Don Deward Jackson, 63, suddenly passed away Monday, June 28, 2021. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Julie (Dotts) Jackson, and his daughters Sarah (Phil) Randall of Tennessee and Cassie (Scott) Patterson of South Carolina, and predeceased by his youngest daughter Kindra …

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THREE OAKS — Beryl F. Hinman, a longtime resident of Three Oaks, passed away June 28, 2021. He was born on November 14, 1931, in Galien, Michigan; son of Lee and Lydia (nee Fulton) Hinman. Beryl proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He was united in marriage to Myra…

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NEW BUFFALO — Barbara Jean Calnin, 84, was called to heaven surrounded by family on July 2, 2021, at her home in New Buffalo, Michigan.

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SAWYER — August Adolph Schmidt, 87, of Sawyer, died peacefully Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at Spectrum Hospital, St. Joseph.

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SAUGANY LAKE at ROLLING PRAIRIE, Ind. — Arleen I. Fitzpatrick, age 87, of Saugany Lake at Rolling Prairie, Indiana, died Saturday, June 19, 2021. Arrangements are pending at Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks.

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TUCSON, Ariz. — Michael Ivan Gordon (Mike), 72, beloved husband to Jean (nee Gellerman), died peacefully in Tucson, Arizona, on June 8, 2021, after a courageous battle with cancer. Mike was born on October 5, 1948, in Waukegan, Illinois, to Rose and Leonard Gordon. He spent much of his life …

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THREE OAKS — Ronald B. Foster, 88, of Galien, died Tuesday, June 8, 2021. Arrangements are pending at Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks.

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NEW BUFFALO — Bob Wehrly, age 59, of New Buffalo, died peacefully Tuesday, June 1, 2021, in his home.

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THREE OAKS — Jeffery “Mike” Bartos, 73, of Three Oaks, Michigan, and Okeechobee, Florida, passed away on Friday June 4th, 2021, at home surrounded by his family.

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Donald Edward Portinga was born on July 25, 1941, and passed May 7, 2021, at the age of 79 from acute respiratory failure and pneumonia.

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A Memorial gathering for Wendy Ruth Gerick, 92, who passed away in Chicago on October 14, 2020, will be held at noon (Central Time) Saturday, June 5, in Harold Washington Park (53rd Street and Hyde Park Boulevard) at the southeast corner by the tennis courts. Please bring your fondest memori…

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Marlene J. Coar, 84, died Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at Pine Ridge Nursing Home in Stevensville. She was born on March 2, 1937, to Hosea and Carol Gropp.

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THREE OAKS — Betty Stanage, 73, of Three Oaks, died Monday, May 24, 2021. Arrangements are pending at Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks.

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THREE OAKS — Russell Lee Kelly, 60, of Three Oaks died Wednesday, May 12, 2021 in his home.

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GALIEN — Arlene Ender, 96, of Galien died peacefully Friday, April 30, 2021 in the comfort of her family’s presence.

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NEW BUFFALO — Brian Dean Thompson, 53, of New Buffalo, MI, passed away unexpectedly on Monday – April 26, 2021.

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MONTGOMERY, AL — Jane Agnes (Donner) Letke, 79, of Montgomery, AL, passed away on Thursday April 29, 2021. Jane was born on the family dairy farm on June 3, 1941, to Ada Belle and Lawrence Donner of Three Oaks, Michigan.

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HARBERT — Clark Thompson Miller, 90, of Harbert, Michigan, died peacefully at Spectrum Lakeland Hospital on Monday, May 3, 2021.

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NEW BUFFALO — Barbara D. Dingus, 76, of New Buffalo, MI, passed away at the Franciscan Hospital in Michigan City, IN, on Sunday – April 25, 2021. Arrangements have been entrusted to Sommerfeld Chapel – 15 N. Barton St., New Buffalo, MI.

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Bruno R. de Caneva passed away peacefully at home with his family after losing a painful battle with pancreatic cancer on Feb 15, 2020 at the age of 65.

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Victor A. de Caneva passed away peacefully at his home at the age of 96 with his wife Lucia and granddaughter Marie by his side on March 8th 2021.

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WHEATON, Ill. — Richard Daniel Koziel, fondly known as Rocky, age 84, of Wheaton, Illinois, formerly of Galien, Michigan, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday, April 3, 2021.

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UNION PIER — Robert James Rosenbaum, 75, of Union Pier, MI, passed away peacefully in his home on April 7th surrounded by his family.

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GALIEN — Howard Martin Cook, 88, of Galien, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 1, 2021, in his home, with his family by his side.

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