August 29, 1935 - - September 25, 2017
Iron Mountain-Richard E. “Dick” Meinecke, 82, of Florence, Wis., passed away Monday, September 25, 2017, at his home.
He was born August 29, 1935, in Iron Mountain, Mich., son of the late Earl Meinecke and Isabel Cousineau-Richer. Dick graduated from Kingsford High School, Class of 1953. He proudly served his country in the United States Army, from 1954 until 1956, and was ...
October 09, 1931 - - September 24, 2017
Aurora – Robert “Bob” Clarence Neuens, 85, of Aurora, Wisc., passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017, at the Oscar G. Johnson Veterans Medical Center, Iron Mountain, Mich.
He was born October 9, 1931, in Aurora, son of the late Clarence and Sophie (Skell) Neuens. Bob grew up and attended school in Aurora. He graduated from Kingsford High School class of 1949. He served ...
May 26, 1927 - - September 14, 2017
Dunbar-Donald C. Millbrook, 90, of Dunbar, Wis., passed away Thursday, September 14, 2017, at Florence Health Services, Florence, Wis.
He was born May 26, 1927, in Chicago, Ill., son of the late Leroy and Ruth (Carlman) Millbrook. He grew up in Illinois and graduated from Oak Park High School. Donald was a proud WWII Navy Veteran. He served in the Pacific during the war and wa ...
June 01, 1930 - - September 09, 2017
Quinnesec-Richard J. Recla, 87, of Quinnesec, Mich., passed away Saturday, September 9, 2017, at Dickinson County Healthcare System, Iron Mountain, Mich.
He was born June 1, 1930, in Breitung Township, Mich., son of the late James and Louise (Tippet) Recla. At a young age, Richard entered the United States Army during WWII and later the Korean War. He was honorably discharged ...
July 08, 1925 - - September 07, 2017
L’Anse-Franklin E. Sonderegger, 92, of L’Anse, Mich., passed away Thursday, September 7, 2017, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center, Iron Mountain, Mich.
He was born July 8, 1925, in Midland, Mich., son of the late Jacob and Lena (Publeo) Sonderegger. Franklin grew up in Midland and before graduating high school, entered the United States Army, serving in WWII during ...
November 26, 1923 - - August 28, 2017
Robert J. “Chet” Person, age 93, of Phoenix, Ariz., passed away Monday, August 28, 2017, at the Corinthian Assisted Living in Chandler, Ariz., after a brief illness.
He was born in Iron Mountain, Mich., on November 26, 1923, son of the late Olaf and Amanda (Swanson) Person. Chet grew up in Iron Mountain, Mich., and graduated from Iron Mountain High School, Class o ...
April 08, 1930 - - August 18, 2017
Crystal Falls-Michael F. Kanieski, 87, of Alpha, Mich., passed away Friday, August 18, 2017, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center, Iron Mountain, Mich.
He was born April 8, 1930, in Crystal Falls, son of the late Felix and Ann (Broskovetz) Kanieski. Michael grew up in Alpha, Mich. and graduated from Alpha High School, Class of 1948. He proudly served his country in the Un ...
July 04, 1929 - - August 15, 2017
Kingsford-David W. McDowell Jr., 88, of Kingsford, Mich., passed away Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Dickinson County Healthcare System, Iron Mountain, Mich.
He was born July 4, 1929, in Ayer, Mass., son of the late David Sr. and Frances (Gardner) McDowell. David grew up in Massachusetts and enlisted in the United States Army at a young age. After being Honorably Discharged from ...
August 10, 1952 - - August 12, 2017
Iron Mountain - Donald R. Holmes 65, of Iron Mountain, MI, passed away on Saturday, August 12th at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center.
Don was born August 10, 1952, in Stambaugh, MI to the late Glenn and Jane (Marquette) Holmes. He graduated from West Iron County High School in 1970.
Don served in the United States Air Force from 1971 to 1974 and is a Vietnam War Veteran, ...
April 30, 1937 - - July 17, 2017
Amasa-Roger E. Palenske, 80, of Amasa, Mich., passed away Monday, July 17, 2017, at Iron County Medical Care Facility, Crystal Falls, Mich.
He was born April 30, 1937 in Des Plaines, Ill., son of the late Frank and Helen Palenske. Roger attended and graduated from high school in Des Plaines, Ill. and went on to attend Michigan Technical University at which time he was drafted ...