July 12, 1930 - - May 08, 2017
Spread Eagle-Mathew R. Podnar, 86, of Spread Eagle, Wis., passed away Monday, May 8, 2017, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center, Iron Mountain, Mich. with his loving family by his side.
He was born July 12, 1930, in Florence, Wis., son of the late John and Anna (Spolarich) Podnar. Matt served in the Unites States Army from September of 1955 until his honorable discharge i ...
May 06, 1928 - - May 04, 2017
Kingsford-After a rich and purposeful life, Lloyd M. Pryor, affectionately known as “Sparky”, passed away May 4, 2017, at the Mayo Clinic located in Rochester, Minnesota.
He was born the youngest child to Richard Harry Pryor and Elsie (Anderson) Pryor on May 6th 1928, in Kingsford, Michigan. Lloyd’s spirited youth was spent in the Ford Addition of Kingsford and he was ...
June 28, 1968 - - April 23, 2017
Amasa-Douglass B. Showers, 48, of Amasa, Mich.; passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at his home.
He was born June 28, 1968 in Warren, Ohio, to William H. Showers Jr. and Bonnie (Douglass) Blaha. Doug graduated from Newton Falls High School in Newton Falls, Ohio, Class of 1986. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps from June of 1986 until December o ...
May 25, 1930 - - April 19, 2017
Iron Mountain-Donald J. Furno, age 86, of Iron Mountain, Mich., passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center, Iron Mountain.
He was born May 25, 1930 in Iron Mountain, son of the late Domenic and Mary (Badini) Furno. Donald graduated from Iron Mountain High School, Class of 1948. He proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps ...
October 28, 1929 - - April 15, 2017
Crystal Falls-William A. “Pete” Haapala, 87, of Crystal Falls, Mich., passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family.
He was born October 28, 1929 in Crystal Falls, son of the late Albert and Fannie (Wuorenma) Haapala. Pete grew up in Crystal Falls and graduated from Crystal Falls High School, Class of 1949. He proudly served in the United States ...
November 01, 1943 - - March 27, 2017
Amasa-Larry W. Roe, 73, of Amasa, Mich., passed away Monday, March 27, 2017 at UP Healthcare System, Marquette, Mich.
He was born November 1, 1943 in Wabash, Indiana, son of the late Vople and Gladys (Wright)Roe. Larry attended school in Vincennes, Indiana. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. Larry worked in civil service, driving equipment and loadin ...
July 15, 1934 - - March 11, 2017
Curtis R. McCumber, 82, of Mansfield Township, Mich., passed away Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center, Iron Mountain, Mich.
He was born July 15, 1934 in Mansfield Township, Mich., son of the late George and Gertrude (Bates) McCumber. Curtis grew up and attended schools in Mansfield Township and Crystal Falls. He was a Veteran of the Korean War, p ...
October 12, 1945 - - March 02, 2017
Niagara-Norman J. DeCremer, 71, of Niagara, Wis., passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017 at Dickinson County Healthcare System, Iron Mountain, Mich.
He was born October 12, 1945 in Norway, Mich., son of the late Frank and Edith (Axelson) DeCremer. Norm grew up in Niagara and is a graduate of Niagara High School, Class of 1964. He served in the United States Army from 1965 until h ...
May 25, 1958 - - February 27, 2017
Florence- Robert J. “Bob” Anderson Sr., 78, of Florence, Wis., passed away Monday, February 27, 2017 at his home.
He was born May 25, 1938 in Florence, son of the late Elmer and Mable (Soderberg) Anderson. Bob is a lifelong resident of Florence and graduated from Florence High School, Class of 1957. He holds the record for the most points scored in a high school basketball ...
March 11, 1958 - - February 04, 2017
Aurora-Gregory Alan Krans, 58, of Aurora, Wis., passed away Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the Oscar G. Johnson Veterans Medical Center, Iron Mountain, Mich., after a courageous battle with cancer.
Greg was born on March 11, 1958 in Iron Mountain, Mich., son of LeRoy “Bucky” and Marie (Martin) Krans. Greg was a lifelong resident of Aurora. He proudly serviced his country in ...