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Steva A. Badowski 
Steva A. Badowski, 48, of Kinde died Saturday, Nov. 28, 1998, at Huron Memorial Hospital of an apparent heart attack. 
She was born Jan. 12, 1950, in Illinois. She was the daughter of the late John and Francis (Osiowy).
She was a member of the Grindstone Port Hope Sportsmen's Club and enjoyed working with crafts. 
Surviving are her fiance, Aldo Fugenti; two daughters: Heather Robertson and her husband, Dennis, of Clinton Township, and Sara Badowski of Kinde; one son, Aaron Badowski of Kinde; one grandson, Cody Robertson of Clinton Township; one brother, Gene Parker of Chesaning.
Visitation will take place from 1 to 8 p.m. Tuesday Dec. 1, 1998, at the MacAlpine Funeral Home Gage-Chapel, Kinde. Cremation will take place with a memorial service at a later date. 

Wilma L. Blackmore 
Wilma Lucile Blackmore, 80, of Midland died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 1998, at Stratford Village.
She is survived by her sisters and brothers-in-law, Mildred and Donald VanReken of Holland, Melva Benson of Sebastepole, Calif., Edith and Gerald Miner of Midland, Helen and Kenneth Woodthrope of Flushing and Ardith and LeRoy Wooster of Port Hope; brothers and sisters-in-law, Donald and Loralee Hall of Dryden, Dale Hall of Port Hope and Glen and Doris Hall of Lapeer; and good friend, Mike Maxon of Midland.
Funeral Services were held Nov. 13, 1998, at the Smith-Miner Funeral Home with the Rev. Terry Turner, pastor of the Community Church of the Nazarene officiating. Interment followed at the Sheldon Cemetery in Wayne County.
Memorials may be made to MidMichigan Hospice. 

George E. English 
Lt. Col. George E. English, retired U.S.A.F. age 71, resident of Port Austin and Maitland, Fla., died Friday Nov. 27, 1998, at the Huron County Medical Care Facility in Bad Axe.
Surviving are two daughters, Marti C. Gray and her husband, John, of San Ramon, Calif. and Laurie Anne of Wiliston, Vt.; one son, David R. English and his wife, Theresa of Tallahassee, Fla.; one step-son, Jon Anderson and his wife, Sharon, of St. Petersburg, Fla.; one step-daughter, Mary Anderson of Ruskin, Fla.; three granddaughters, Jessica Holbrook, Hillary Holbrook, and Elizabeth Ann English; two step-grandsons, Neil Anderson and Sean Anderson; and twin brothers, John English of Muskegon and Jerry English and his wife, Christine, of Waxahachie, Texas. Several nieces and nephews also survive. 
Mr. English was preceded in death by one brother, David English.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, 1998, from the MacAlpine Funeral in Bad Axe. Burial with military graveside honors will be in the Colfax Township Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 1 to 9 p.m. Monday and from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be given to "Friends for Life Hospice." 

Lena Wolschlager 
Lena Catherine Wolschlager, 88, resident of Bad Axe, died Friday, Nov. 26, 1998, at Four Seasons Healthcare Center in Bad Axe.
Surviving are three daughters, Alice Souva and her husband, Henry, of Redford, RoseAnn Burghdoff and her husband, David, of Plainwell, Elizabeth Messing and her husband, Russell, of Mendota Heights, Minn.; three sons, Donald John Wolschlager of San Diego, Calif., Ronald Wolschlager of Bad Axe and August Wolschlager of Bad Axe; 15 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; one step-brother, James Ahearn.
Mrs. Wolschlager was preceded in death by three brothers, Fred, Arthur and Henry Smith; two sisters, Eleanor Smeader and Elizabeth R. Roe; one step-sister, Ann Schneider; one step-brother, Thomas Ahearn.
Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 1998, at Scared Heart Catholic Church in Bad Axe. Fr. Jack Leipert, pastor, will officiate. Burial will take place in Scared Heart Cemetery.
A Rosary will be offered at 7 p.m. today at the MacAlpine Funeral Home in Bad Axe. 
Visitation will be from 1 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be offered to donor's choice. 

Ed Terwilliger 
Ed Terwilliger of Bad Axe died Saturday, Nov. 28, 1998, at Huron Memorial Hospital. 
A complete obituary will appear in Monday's edition of the Huron Daily Tribune.
Arrangements are being handled by the MacAlpine Funeral Home, Bad Axe. 

Wilbert Binder 
Wilbert (Phil) Binder, 80, of Sebewaing, beloved husband, father and grandfather, died Tuesday, Dec. 1, 1998, at the Ingham Regional Medical Center in Lansing following complications due to a chronic illness.
Surviving are his wife; one daughter, Mira Edgerton and her husband, Gregory of Okemos; especially loved granddaughters, Heidilyn and Marissa Strieter; and stepgrandchildren Lisa and Michael Edgerton. Also surviving are one brother-in-law, Ronald Woldt and his wife, Ethel, of Tawas City, and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his 4-year-old son, Mark, three brothers, Armond, Marvin and Elmer Binder, and one sister, Erma Binder.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, 1998, at St. John Lutheran Church in Kilmanagh. The Rev. David Lukefahr will officiate with burial in the church cemetery.
Visitation is 7 to 9 tonight, and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at the Dinkel-Juengel Funeral Home in Sebewaing. He will lie in state from 10 a.m. to until the time of services Saturday at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Lutheran Hour Ministries, St. John Building Fund or the American Leukemia Foundation. 

Eric T. Hessling 
Eric T. Hessling, 19, of Harbor Beach passed away Wednesday, Dec. 2, 1998, at Hills and Dales General Hospital, Cass City, from injuries sustained in an auto accident.
He is survived by his parents, Richard and Nancy Hessling of Harbor Beach; three sisters, Jill Hessling and Karen Hessling, both of Clawson, and Beth Hessling, a student at Northern Michigan University in Marquette. Also surviving are his paternal grandparents, Elmer and Ernestine Hessling of Harbor Beach, a special friend, Darcie Waun, and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Carl Maurer and Mary Jean O'Neil, and paternal grandmother, Leona Geiger Hessling.
Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, 1998, in St. Anthony's Catholic Church with Fr. Charlie Hammond, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
A Men's Club Rosary will be conducted at 8 p.m. today, and a parish scripture service will be conducted at 8 p.m. Friday, both in the Ramsey Funeral Home, Harbor Beach, a Golden Rule Funeral Home.
Visitation is 6 to 9 tonight, 1 to 9 p.m. Friday and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. 

Loretta E. DaFoe 
Loretta E. DaFoe, 95, of Harbor Beach formerly of Minden City, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 2, 1998, in Autumnwood of Deckerville following a long illness.
Surviving are three daughters: Esther Kennedy of Hillsdale and Dolores Weber and her husband, Nicholas of Dearborn, and Dorothy Kross and her husband, Stephen of Port Charlotte, Fla., One step son; Glenn and his wife Marie DaFoe of Charlevoix and she is survived by three special neices: Jackie Milligan, and her husband Larry, Eileen Pelot and Virginia Kroetsch and her husband Wilfred, and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jeanette Swayze on Jan. 1, 1947 and by three brothers: Joseph, Theodore, and Anthony Schumacher and three sisters: Alice Hunt, Leuella Fenwick and Anna Gleason.
Mass of Christian Burial will take place Saturday, Dec. 5, 1998, in Our Lady of Lake Huron Catholic Church, in Harbor Beach with Rev. Edward Konieczka, pastor officiating. Burial will be in the SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery in Ruth. A parish scripture service will be at 8:30 a.m. Friday in the Ramsey Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 1 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday and from noon until 1 p.m. Saturday. 

Eolia M. Bunch 
Eolia M. Bunch, 102, of Harbor Beach, formerly of Mount Clemens and Detroit, passed away Thursday, Dec. 3, 1998, in the long-term care unit of Harbor Beach Community Hospital following a lengthy illness.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete. Ramsey Funeral Home, Harbor Beach, a Golden Rule Funeral Home, is handling arrangements. A complete obituary will appear in Friday's edition of the Huron Daily Tribune. 

Edna Parker 
Edna Wolf Parker, 95, of Kingston died Tuesday, Dec. 1, 1998, at the Tuscola County Medical Care Facility in Caro.
Edna Parker is survived by her children, Audrey and Otto Flachsmann of Largo, Fla., and Phyllis and Carl Silvernail of Kingston; grandchildren, Allan and Shari Flachsmann, Alyce and Roger Lyon, Kay and Rick Liszka, Scott Silvernail, Sheri McLeod, and Jaime and Leslie Silvernail; great-grandchildren, Mychelle and Tyler Silvernail, and Thad and Caleb Hofheinz; a sister, Wilma Moore of Kissimmee, Fla.; two nieces and a nephew. 
She was predeceased in death by her husband and an infant son, born in 1937.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 5, 1998, in the Kingston United Methodist Church with the Rev. Margaret Passenger officiating. Interment will be at 3 p.m. in the Grant Township Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Kranz Funeral Home in Kingston, and from 10 a.m. until the time of services Saturday at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Kingston United Methodist Church or to Bay Shore Camp. 

Betty Leppek 
Mrs. Betty Jean Leppek, 77, of Ubly died Sunday, Nov. 29, 1998, at Covenant Healthcare of Saginaw. Cremation has taken place.
Arrangements were handled by Zinger-Smigielski Funeral Home of Ubly. 

Edith Speciale 
Edith Speciale, 87, of Minden City and formerly of Phoenix, Ariz., died Friday, Nov. 27, 1998, at Autumnwood of Deckerville.
Cremation has taken place. Burial will be in California.
Arrangements were handled by the Zinger-Smigielski Funeral Home of Ubly. 

Helen MacCallum 
Helen L. MacCallum, 88, of Owendale passed away Monday, Nov. 30, 1998, at Huron Memorial Hospital, Bad Axe.
She is survived by her daughter, Bonnie Gaeth and her husband, Clarence, of Owendale; two sons, John MacCallum and his wife, Dolores, of Warren, and Paul MacCallum of Owendale; eight grandchildren, Mark and Cindy Gaeth of Decatur, Ind., Michael and Connie Gaeth of Bay Port, Brian and Rosemary Gaeth of Unionville, Lori and Dean Gunden of Bay Port, Scott and Karen Gaeth of Owendale, John and Tina MacCallum of Alger, Sherry and Richard Walters of Warren, and Robert and Christine MacCallum of Eastpointe; one brother, William Slack of Bad Axe; and a special cousin, Kate Wilson of Caro; 19 great-grandchildren, Jennifer and Fawad Shaukat, Lisa, Becky, Eric, Richard, Kimberly, Brenda, David, Dessarae, Matthew, Paul, Jana, Shawn, Aaron, Breanne, Heather, Robert, Zachary and Megan.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Florence Slack VanNorwich and Dorothy Tyrell; and two brothers, Russel Bedford and Clarence Bedford.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 4, 1998, in the Meyersieck-Bussema Funeral Home, a Golden Rule Funeral Home, Pigeon, with the Rev. Alice Sheffield, pastor of the United Methodist Church, Owendale, officiating. Burial will take place in the Grant Township Cemetery.
Visitation is from 7 to 9 p.m. today, and from 1 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, and from 10 a.m. until the time of services Friday at the funeral home.

Helen Gardner 
Mrs. Helen B. Gardner, 93, of Bad Axe, formerly of Grand Rapids, went to be with her Lord Tuesday, Jan. 26, 1999.
Surviving are her children, David Gardner of Copperas Cove, Texas, and James Gardner and his wife, Vicky, of Bad Axe; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; her sister, Dorothy Stricker of Evansville, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 1999, from the Stroo Funeral Home, 1095 68th Street S.E., Grand Rapids, with the Rev. David Sims officiating. Interment will follow at Blain Cemetery.
Visitation will be 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and from 10 a.m. until the time of services Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be offered to the Huron County Medical Care Facility or the Baptist Church Planters Mission.
Local arrangements are being handled by the MacAlpine Funeral Home, Bad Axe. 

Eleanor Karges 
Mrs. Eleanor Karges, 87, of Ruth died Tuesday evening, Jan. 26, 1999, at Harbor Beach Long Term Care Facility.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30, 1999, at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Ruth.
There will be a parish wake service at 8 p.m. on Friday at Zinger-Smigielski Funeral Home in Ubly.
A complete obituary will appear in Thursday's edition of the Huron Daily Tribune. 

Taylor Anne Eidenberger 
Taylor Anne Eidenberger, beloved infant daughter of Russell and Andrea (Bethka) Eidenberger, 6 weeks, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 1999, at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, 1999, at the First Presbyterian Church in Mount Pleasant with Dr. Stephen Shugert officiating. Burial will take place at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 1999, at the Rock Falls Cemetery in Harbor Beach. Taylor will be laid to rest next to her Great-Great-Grandmother Irene Gempel.
Friends may call on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 1999, from 5 p.m. until the time of service at the First Presbyterian Church. Those wishing to make a memorial donation may consider the Holden Gift Fund or the Ronald McDonald House, both affiliated with the University of Michigan Hospital. Envelopes will be available at the church or at the Clark Funeral Chapel.
She is survived by her parents, Russell and Andrea (Bethka) Eidenberger; her identical twin sister, Drew Anne Eidenberger, and older sister, Katelyn Irene Eidenberger, all of Mount Pleasant; her grandparents, Stephen and Wendy Shugert of Mount Pleasant, Thomas and Sandy Eidenberger of Sebring, Fla., William and Bonnie Bethka of Alma, and Bonnie Hooker of Alma; her great-grandparents, Walter and Irene Eidenberger of Sebring, Fla., Warner Shugert of St. Louis, Mo., and Gordon and Betty Gempel of Harbor Beach; her aunts, Marsha Gempel of Mount Pleasant, Cheryl (Gary) Lear of Columbus, Ohio, both formerly of Harbor Beach; and several other aunts, uncles and cousins. 

Martha Slack 
Martha Slack, 85, of Brighton Township, formerly of Deford, died Monday, Jan. 25, 1999, in Medilodge Nursing Home, Howell.
She is survived by her son, William Slack and his wife, Elizabeth, of Brighton Township; grandchildren, Pamela Schappert and her husband, Don, of Dallas, Texas, Dan Slack of Walled Lake, David Slack and his wife, Mary Sue, of Akron, Ohio, and Jennifer Slack of Brighton Township; great-grandchildren, Rachel and Amy Schappert, and Trevor and Kaylie Slack; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Frank Slack; and her sister, Lela Hubbard.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 1999, in Kranz Funeral Home, Cass City, with Dr. Philip Rice of Cass City United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will be in Novesta Township Cemetery, Cass City. Honorary pallbearers will be Dan Slack, David Slack, Orville Hubbard and Newell Hubbard.
Visitation will be 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. today, and 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at MacDonald's Funeral Home in Howell, and 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Kranz Funeral Home in Cass City.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. 

William Serviss 
William M. Serviss, 80, of Sand Point passed away Sunday evening, Jan. 24, 1999, at Brian's House.
He is survived by his wife, Darlene, of Sand Point; two step-children, Daryl Hill of Caseville, and Debra Anczewski of Bay City; seven grandchildren, Shawn and Jason Anczewski, Jodi Luce, Nicholas Kruchkow, and Jamie, Sheila and Ilah Hill; two great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Ed and Carol Froncek of Hale; and a special nephew, John Bacon. 
He was preceded in death by a sister, Grace Whittemore.
Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation. Stapish East Funeral Home in Essexville handled the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Brian's House. 

Emma Hagen 
Emma O. Hagen, 99,of Caseville and formerly of Flint and Flushing, passed away Monday, Jan. 25, 1999, at the Huron County Medical Care Facility, Bad Axe.
Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Stannette and Frank Malosky of Caseville; her grandchildren, Lynnette Boyer and her husband, Ken, Mark Day, Kathy Fargo and her husband, Larry, Renee Staff, Suzanne Elwell and her husband, Robert, and Diane Walker and her husband, John; 11 great-grandchildren, Adam, Alicia, Heather, Aaron, Mark, Frank, Christian, Chandra, Crystal, Tonya and Kurstin; and two nieces and a nephew.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, Lyle Day, and two sisters and a brother.
A funeral Mass will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, 1999, at St. Roch Catholic Church, Caseville. The Rev. Fr. Dennis Kucharczyk, pastor, will officiate with burial in Flint Memorial Park, Mount Morris.
A wake service will take place at 7 p.m. tonight at Champagne Funeral Chapel, Caseville.
Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home and after 10 a.m. Thursday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Extended Services at the Huron County Medical Care Facility, St. Roch Catholic Church or the donor's choice. 

Albina Partyka 
Albina Partyka, 96, of Sanford, formerly of Parisville, passed away Sunday, Jan. 24. 1999, at Tendercare of Midland.
The funeral and committal service will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 1999, in St. Agnes Catholic Church in Sanford. The Rev. Frank W. Voris, O.F.M. Cap, will officiate.
Visitation is 1 to 8 p.m. today at the Wilson MILLER Funeral Home, 4210 N. Saginaw Road, Midland. 

Elizabeth Gibson 
Elizabeth M. Gibson, 96, of White Rock near Harbor Beach passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 1999, in the Four Seasons Healthcare Center, Bad Axe.
She is survived by one son, Richard Evans and his wife, Peggy, of Garden City; three daughters, Ruth Novitke and her husband, Ervin, of Harper Woods, Betty Lee Stanley and her husband, Robert, of Pinehurst, N.C. and Sharleen Schumacher and her husband, Paul, of White Rock; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, Russell Evans; a great-grandson, James Novitke; two sisters, Katherine Brant and Marion Weimer; and three brothers, Earl, Lester and Tom Fazenbaker.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 1999, in the Ramsey Funeral Home, a Golden Rule Funeral Home, Harbor Beach. The Rev. Victoria Webster, pastor of the Harbor Beach United Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in the White Rock Cemetery.
Visitation will be 1 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and from 10 a.m. until the time of services Wednesday at the funeral home. 

Alice McGovern 
Alice L. McGovern, 80, of Kinde died Friday, Jan. 22, 1999, at Four Seasons Healthcare Center, Bad Axe.
She is survived by one son, Joseph Odine and his wife, Janet, of Wyandotte; three daughters, Catherine Goretski and her husband, Marvin, of Port Austin, Mary Coaster of Holland and Barbara Borth and her husband, David, of Big Rapids; three step-sons, Daniel McGovern and his wife, Alberta, of Dearborn Heights, Donald McGovern and his wife, Mary Gail, of Walled Lake and Richard McGovern and his wife, Marilyn, of Taylor; 21 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one brother, Leo Douty and his wife, Margie, of Lincoln Park.
She was preceded in death by one step-daughter, Ann Organ; one sister, Mary Malenfant; and three brothers, Charles Douty, Richard Douty and Paul Douty.
Funeral services were conducted at 11 a.m. today, Jan. 25, 1999, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Dwight. Fr. Kevin Kerbawy officiated. Burial will be in the church cemetery. 

Gerald Muentener 
Jerry Muentener, 79, of Pigeon died Sunday morning, Jan. 24, 1999, at Covenant Hospital-Harrison in Saginaw following a brief illness.
Surviving are his wife, Eileen; three daughters, Donna Santelle and her husband, Albert, of Port Austin, Florence Whelihan and her husband, Donald, of North Zulch, Texas, and Linda Powell and her special friend, Allen Jones, of Sebewaing; two daughters-in-law, Alice Cooper and Julie Muentener of Pigeon; three step-children, David Campbell of Fairland, Ind., Janet Fleis of Westland and Karen McDonnough of Canton; 30 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and his sister, Buelah Green of Caro.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Stanley Cooper and Gerald Muentener; two grandchildren, Tammy Muentener and Gregory Whelihan; and his brother, William Muentener.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 1999, at the Hayes United Methodist Church. The Rev. Barbara Franks, pastor, and the Rev. James Fader, his grandson, will officiate with burial in Grandlawn Cemetery, Pigeon.
Visitation is 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Champagne Funeral Chapel in Elkton and after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Memorials may be given to hospice or the Kidney Foundation. 

Floyd Thompson 
Floyd Thompson, 86, of Akron passed away at his home Sunday, Jan. 24, 1999.
Surviving besides his wife are one son, Charles Thompson of Auburn; four daughters, Irene Thompson of Clare, Beatrice Stewart and her husband, Gayle, of Wayland, Maryann Thompson of Port Austin and Joyce Sugden and her husband, Rick, of Cass City; seven grandchildren, Beth and Ken Stewart, Rachel, Jenny and Tom Sugden and Matthew and Megan Thompson; four stepchildren, Sara Whitacre and her husband, Ed, of Pasadena, Texas, Lydia Baker and her husband, James, of Chasta, Minn., Loren Evans and his wife, Wilma, of Muncie, Ind. and Roberta Slaven and her husband, Larry, of Jamestown, Tenn.; 15 step-grandchildren; and five step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, David Thompson, in November 1995; and four brothers, Alex, Harold, John and Thomas Charles.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 1999, at the Wisner United Methodist Church on North Vassar Road. Burial will be in Wisner Township Cemetery.
Visitation is 3 to 9 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Briggs-Trenerry Funeral Chapel in Akron. He will lie in state from 11 a.m. until the time of services Wednesday at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Wisner United Methodist Church. 

Henry Mazure 
Henry F. Mazure, 85, former Sand Beach Township farmer, died Monday, Jan. 25, 1999, at Four Seasons Healthcare Center, Bad Axe, after a long illness.
Mr. Mazure was a parishioner at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Bad Axe.
Surviving are two brothers, Albert Mazure of Bad Axe, and Joseph Mazure, Utica; and two sisters, Agnes Maedel of Tuscon, Ariz., and Eleanor Thiel of Bad Axe.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 1999, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Bad Axe. The Rev. Jack Leipert, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in Our Lady of Lake Huron Catholic Cemetery, Harbor Beach.
A parish scripture service will be conducted at 7:30 tonight at the H.W. Weitenberner Funeral Home, Bad Axe.
Visitation is 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. 

Daniel Andrakowicz 
Daniel Andrakowicz, 43, of Garden Grove, Calif., passed away Sunday, Jan. 10, 1999.
He is survived by his mother, Joan Jocham and her husband, John, of Clifford; his father, Stanley Andrakowicz and his wife, Deborah, of Sebewaing; one brother, Stanley Andrakowicz II and his wife, Kari, of Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.; seven sisters, Denise Benda and her husband, Martin, of Edmunds, Wash., Cheryl Pennington and her husband, Robert, of Orange, Calif., Elaine Fielder and her husband, David, of Alisa Viejo, Calif., Laurie Yedinak and her husband, Roger, of Preston, Ariz., Julie Gettel of Pigeon, Kathleen Janke and her husband, Alan, of Caro and Maureen Andrakowicz of Coldwater; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Cremation took place at Fairhaven Memorial Park and Mortuary in Santa Ana, Calif. Memorial services will take place at a later date. 

Kenneth Copeland 
Mr. Kenneth S. Copeland, 80, of Cass City passed away Friday morning, Jan. 22, 1999, at the James E. Cartwright Care Center in Saginaw.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by four sons and one daughter and their spouses, K. Norman Copeland and his wife, Rosemary, of Kalamazoo, Ronald Copeland and his wife, Mary, of Lakeland, Fla., Wayne Copeland and his wife, Marcia, of Bad Axe, Jon Sawicki and his wife, Joann, of Greenfield, Ind., and Beryl Bliss and her husband, Robert, of Cass City; two stepdaughters, Christine Guewa and her husband, Bill, of Unionville, and Kathryn McCullough of Cass City; 18 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two brothers and two sisters, Howard Copeland of West Branch; Gladys Hendrick; Harold Copeland and his wife, Helen, and Helen Decker and her husband, Jerry, all of Cass City; two sisters-in-law, Blanche Copeland of Cass City and Leone Copeland of Fla.; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters.
Cremation has taken place.
A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 1999, at the Cass City United Methodist Church. The Rev. Dr. Phillip Rice will officiate.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Tuesday at the church.
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the Cass City United Methodist Church or the James E. Cartwright Care Center.
Arrangements were handled by the Wakeman Funeral Home of Saginaw. 

Kerry Taylor 
Kerry L. Taylor, 32, of Harbor Beach passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 1999.
He is survived by his mother, Erma Taylor of Port Huron; his daughter, Ashley Lemanski; his special friend, Debra Lemanski; five brothers, Robert Taylor of Port Huron, Roger Taylor of Georgia, Anthony Taylor of Connecticut, David Taylor of Virginia and William Taylor and his wife, Sharon, of Minden City; two sisters, Janet Erickson and her friend, Steve Peterson, of Harbor Beach, and Sharon Vlier and her husband, Dan, of Midland; and by several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Herman E. Taylor, and a nephew, Andrew.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday in the Ramsey Funeral Home, a Golden Rule Funeral Home, in Harbor Beach. The Rev. Stewart Justin, pastor of Victory in Christ Community Church in Bad Axe, will officiate. Burial will be in Colfax Cemetery in Bad Axe. 
Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. today, and from 1 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. 

James Doyle 
James Thomas Doyle, 83, of Lake Township near Caseville died Saturday morning, Jan. 23, 1999, at the Huron County Medical Care Facility.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Virginia; his son, James Doyle and his wife, Kathy, of South Lyon; his daughter, Jean Scott and her husband, Stanley, of Whitmore Lake; two grandchildren, Brian and Sheila Doyle; and his sister-in-law, Margaret Doyle of Fort Meyers, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Doyle.
A funeral Mass will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 1999, at St. Roch Catholic Church, Caseville.
An Eagle ritual will be conducted, with a prayer service to follow, at 6 p.m. tonight at Champagne Funeral Chapel, Caseville.
Visitation is 2 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.


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