Big Rapids Obituaries

Big Rapids Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Big Rapids, MI

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  • 1 hr ago | via Northern Michigan News 

    Desiree Nicole Farve

    Desiree Nicole Farve of Cadillac passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018 due to injuries from an automobile accident. She was 23. Desiree was born on August 22, 1995 to Dean and Dana Farve in Cadillac.

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  • 20 hrs ago | via Northern Michigan News 

    Leslie Ann Schliep

    Leslie Ann Schliep of Missaukee County passed away at home on Monday, December 10, 2018 with her family by her side. She was 69. A memorial gathering and visitation for friends and family will be held from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Young-Holdship Funeral Home.

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  • 20 hrs ago | via Northern Michigan News 

    Carol Ann Eory

    Born August 5, 1942, Carol was the beloved wife of Thomas Eory; loving mother of Dawn Eory, Tori Boudrie, Katie Eory and the late Carrie Hope; dearest grammie of Ashley Heiges, Andrea Eory, Corey Boudrie, Michael Eory and Melanie Childers; great-grandmother of Annabelle and Baby Heiges on the way; sister of Faith Sullivan; aunt of Charity Ruff-Bukowski; daughter-in-law of Beatrice Price; sister-in-law of Gerald Eory, Brenda Roll, Janet Hall, Laura Barson, Paul Eory and Joel Eory; and aunt to many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Hope; father-in-law, Michael "Mickey" Eory; nephew, Jason Eory; and great-niece, Alexis Buhay.

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  • Yesterday | via WJRT 

    23-year-old mother dies after hitting wrecker slowin...

    A young mother died Sunday afternoon when she rear-ended a wrecker entering a median turnaround on U.S. 131. The crash happened on the southbound lanes of the freeway near 22 Mile Road north of Big Rapids around 2:35 p.m. The 22-year-old wrecker driver was heading south and had slowed partially in the left lane to turn left into the turnaround lane when the woman hit him from behind.

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  • Monday | via Northern Michigan News 

    James J. Waldron

    James J. Waldron, of Cadillac, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Munson Healthcare's Cadillac Hospital. He was 77. Memorial services will take place at a later date in the spring and a service announcement will appear closer to that time.

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  • Saturday Dec 8 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Henry 'Hank' VanderJagt

    Henry "Hank" VanderJagt of Cadillac passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at the Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital. He was 91. A memorial service will be conducted on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 1 p.m. with visitation held one hour prior at Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home.

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  • Saturday Dec 8 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Gerald J. Surprenant

    Gerald J. Surprenant, of Cadillac and formerly of Midland, passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at home. He was 86. Family Owned For Over 25 Years.

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  • Thursday Dec 6 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Rex Raymond Houseman

    Rex Raymond Houseman passed away Friday, November 16, 2018, from pneumonia and other health issues. Rex was surrounded by his loving family.

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  • Tuesday Dec 4 | via Northern Michigan News 

    James R. Schonert

    James R. Schonert of Evart passed away peacefully with his wife and nephew at his side on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Spectrum Health Big Rapids Hospital. He was 65. Mr. Schonert was born January 4, 1953 in Reed City to Charles David and Ethel Margaret Schonert.

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  • Monday Dec 3 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Jean L. Hilyard

    Jean L. Hilyard, of Evart, passed away peacefully Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Spectrum Health Reed City Hospital. She was 91. Jean was born January 18, 1927 in Scottville to Raymond and Zelma Dodge.

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  • Thursday Nov 29 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Joyce Marie Alger

    Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 1, 2018, at the Fosnaught-Holdship Funeral Home. Interment will take place at Glendale Cemetery in near Okemos at 2 p.m. Monday, December 3, 2018.

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  • Thursday Nov 29 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Billy Lynn Gaffney

    Billy Lynn Gaffney of Sears passed away peacefully surrounded by his family Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital after a long battle with cancer. He was 66. Mr. Gaffney was born August 22, 1952, in Sears to Cecil Franklin and Illene Joy Gaffney.

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  • Wednesday Nov 28 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Uriah Cain Bailey

    He worked at Timbers Restaurant in Cadillac. His greatest passion was his music.

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  • Monday Nov 26 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Ruth Hermina (Herweyer) Modders

    Ruth Hermina Modders, of Lake City, went to be with her Lord Friday evening, November 23, 2018 at Whispering Pines Senior Living near Lake City. She was 98. Ruth is survived by her children: Richard Herweyer of Cadillac and Lynda Bart of Grand Rapids; six grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

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  • Saturday Nov 24 | via Northern Michigan News 

    John D. Thompson

    John D. Thompson, lifelong resident of Cadillac, passed away on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at home with family by his side. He was 75. Family Owned For Over 25 Years.

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  • Friday Nov 23 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Louis Toth

    Louis Toth of Marion passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at his home with family by his side. He was 91. Visitation of the family will be held at the Marion United Methodist Church on Saturday, November 24, from 10 a.m. until noon.

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  • Wednesday Nov 21 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Sheila Diane Hildebrant

    Sheila Diane Hildebrant of Boon passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018, at Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital. She was 57. Family Owned For Over 25 Years.

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  • Wednesday Nov 21 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Dawna Marie

    Arrangements will be announced later by Peterson Funeral & Cremation Services in Cadillac. A full obituary will appear in a later edition of the Cadillac News.

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  • Wednesday Nov 21 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Bertha Eugenia Rosted

    Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Burkholder Family Funeral Home in McBain. A full obituary will be in the next issue of the Cadillac News.

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  • Tuesday Nov 20 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Nancy Lee Bowser

    Nancy Lee Bowser, 82, of Lake City, passed away, Saturday, November 17, 2018, at the Orchard Creek Living Center in Traverse City. Family Owned For Over 25 Years.

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