Obituaries

Deborah Verrett

Deborah K. Verrett, 68, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on April 6, 2021. She was born in Sault Ste. Marie on May 6, 1952 to Frederick (Pat) and Esther (Fournier) Wuebker. Deborah is survived by her father, Harold (Web) Wuebker, brothers, […]

Judy Alatalo

Judy Carol Alatalo, age 80, of St. Ignace, Michigan, died on April 4, 2021 in St. Ignace. She was born on August 21, 1940 in Chassell Township, Michigan to Julius Elmer and Hannah (Mikkola) Wirtanen. Judy was raised in Chassell in the Atlantic Mine Community, where she graduated at Painesdale […]

Roger “Chocolate” Young

Roger Albert “Chocolate” Young, Sr., 80, of Sault Ste. Marie, MI, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday April 5, 2021. He was born July 19, 1940 on Sugar Island, MI. Roger moved to Hamtramck, MI in 1965 to work at Chrysler as a paint sprayer. After his retirement […]

Marilyn Dickinson

Marilyn Mattson Dickinson, age 88, of Pickford, Michigan, died on April 4, 2021, in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. She was born on November 30, 1932, in Missoula, Montana, to Harlan and Sybil (Payne) Mattson. Marilyn grew up in Montana where she graduated high school and attended the University of Montana. […]

Martin “Marty” Lewis

Martin Joseph “Marty” Lewis, age 70, of Kincheloe, Michigan passed away Friday evening, April 2, 2021, at Jacobetti Veterans Home. Marty was born on March 7, 1951, in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan the son of the late Alfred “Whitey” and Shirley (Robbins) Lewis.  He graduated from Sault High School with […]

Virgene MacDonald

Virgene Anne MacDonald (Cottle), 89, passed away peacefully, with family members by her side, early Friday morning, April 2, 2021. A lifelong resident of Pickford, Virgene was born September 27, 1931, to Ethel (Beamish) and Carl Cottle. She married the love of her life, Marvin S. MacDonald on April 19, […]

Harriet “Hart” Plumstead

Harriet (Hart) Furlong Plumstead, of St. Ignace, Michigan, passed peacefully in her home in the early hours of March 19, 2021 surrounded by family. Hart, as family and many friends called her, was born March 11, 1930, in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan to Francis Patrick and Margaret (Jordan) Furlong. Her […]

Caren Lambert

Caren Clare Lambert, age 80, of St. Ignace, Michigan, died March 29, 2021 at Ever-green Living Center in St. Ignace. She was born May 6, 1940 in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich-igan to Loyal John and Veronica Beatrice (Soczek) Olmstead. Caren grew up in St. Ignace and attended LaSalle High School. […]

Dana Gay Goudreau

Dana Gay Goudreau, age 91, passed away on March 25, 2021 at her home in TroutLake, Michigan. She was born on March 27, 1929 in Traverse City, Michigan, toForest and Ina Mae (Haskin) Clark. Dana grew up in Garnet, Michigan and graduated from LaSalle High School in 1947.She began working […]

Norma Fogle

Norma Jean Fogle, age 81, of Cedarville, Michigan, died on March 25, 2021 in her home. She was born February 3, 1940 in Flint, Michigan to Einar Wilham and Anna Mary(Fischer) Mellberg. Norma grew up in Flint and graduated Kersley High School with the class of 1958. That same year […]