Detroit Obituaries

Detroit Obituaries

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via The Chronicle-Telegram 

    Eddie W. Ellington

    Eddie W. Ellington, 74, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, January 31, 2015, at Life Care in Elyria, after a short illness.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via Fredericksburg.com 

    Maryellyn Romzek

    Mary Ellyn "Maryellyn" Romzek, 75, of Fredericksburg passed away on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at Mary Washington Hospital after a long illness. She was born in Detroit, Mich., on Feb. 17, 1940, to Margaret Elizabeth Terry Romzek and James William Romzek, who preceded her in death.

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  • Thursday Feb 4 | via Dayton Daily News 

    DUNN, Marilyn Louise

    News Death Notice DUNN , Marilyn Louise Of Dayton passed away Saturday, January 30, 2016. She was a graduate of Michigan State University.

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  • Thursday Feb 4 | via Dayton Daily News 

    FINNEY, Katrinka V.M.

    News Death Notice FINNEY, Katrinka V.M. Age 55, of Dayton, passed away Friday, January 29, 2016. She was born June 12, 1960 in Detroit, Michigan the daughter of Jessie and Mamie Finney.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via Metro Times 

    Phife Dawg from A Tribe Called Quest reminisces his ...

    Dilla Day was created to commemorate the legendary production skills of Detroit-born James Yancey, who died Feb. 10, 2006, from thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, a rare blood disorder, and lupus. This time every year, Dilla's peers and friends take time to share their memories of how Dilla touched their lives.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via USA Today 

    Aspiring to change 7124 Tuxedo in Detroit into liter...

    Aspiring to change 7124 Tuxedo in Detroit into literary center The Tuxedo Project is a venture that aspires to the rebirth of the house at 7124 Tuxedo in Detroit. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1X2LVy7 The house at 7124 Tuxedo, in Detroit, in the late summer of 2012.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via WDVD-FM Detroit 

    Grammys 2016: Lady Gaga to Perform David Bowie Tribute

    The Grammys are paying tribute to David Bowie, who defied musical, fashion and gender norms in the most appropriate way possible: with a performance from Lady Gaga. On Tuesday , the award show announced that the "Til It Happens to You" singer has been added to the roster of performers at this year's Grammys with a very special performance.

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  • Monday Feb 1 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Lynn S. Palmer, 73

    Lynn S. Palmer, age 73, of New Bedford passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at St. Luke's Hospital from pancreatic cancer. He was the husband of Liliane Palmer.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via Trenton Republican-Times 

    Richard F. Zapor

    Richard F. Zapor, a 70-year-old resident of Trenton, died on Wednesday morning, Jan. 27, 2016 at his home. The body was cremated under the direction of Slater Funeral Home at Trenton.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via Patch.com 

    Helen Elizabeth Kermath Casey, 83

    Longtime Loudoun County resident and community activist Helen Elizabeth Kermath Casey, 83, died January 23 at Capital Caring Hospice in Arlington, VA. She was born December 3, 1932, in Detroit, MI, daughter of the late Eric and Emily Kermath.

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  • Tuesday Jan 26 | via CBS Local 

    Embalmed Man Posed At Poker Table One Last Time [VIDEO]

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  • Tuesday Jan 26 | via WXYZ 

    Owner of popular Roma Cafe passes away at 92

    A well-known Detroiter has passed away. An obituary posted to A.H. Peters Funeral Home's website states that Hector Sossi died peacefully on Saturday.

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  • Saturday Jan 23 | via The Union Democrat 

    Obituaries for Jan. 23, 2016

    Obituaries, including photos, are published at a pre-paid fee based on size. The deadline is 5 p.m. two business days prior to publication.

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  • Friday Jan 22 | via ContactMusic.com 

    Bob Seger: 'Glenn Frey Was In And Out Of Coma In Fin...

    The 67-year-old musician passed away on Monday after suffering complications from rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis, and pneumonia. Frey's longtime friend and fellow Detroit, Michigan native Bob Seger has now revealed the rocker was busy working on a stage show based on the Eagles' Hotel California until November when his health took a turn for the worse.

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  • Wednesday Jan 20 | via Wahkiakum County Eagle 

    Herman J. Gessner

    Herman J. Gessner, 86, died January 19, 2016, at his home on Puget Island. Herb was born April 2, 1929 in Detroit, Mich ., the son of Herman J. Gessner Sr ., and Marie Christine Gifford.

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  • Wednesday Jan 20 | via Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal 

    Pamela A. Francis

    Massena: Pamela A. Francis, 72, passed away on Jan. 19, 2016 at the St. Regis Nursing Home after a short stay surrounded by her loving husband. There will be no calling hours.

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via NorthJersey.com 

    Raymond E. Fladzinski dies at age 77

    Mr. Fladzinski was born and raised in Detroit, Mich., lived in North Arlington for 22 years and had been a resident of Albrightsville, Pa., for the past 23 years. He was an Army veteran who served from 1956-1958.

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via The Whitecourt Star 

    Frey's meds contributed to death: Azoff

    The guitarist, 67, passed away due to rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis, and pneumonia, and now their longtime manager Azoff says the latter two were caused by the medicines Frey was taking to treat the inflammatory disorder. "The colitis and pneumonia were side effects from all the meds," Azoff tells TheWrap.com .

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via ContactMusic.com 

    Irving Azoff: 'Medications Partly To Blame For Glenn...

    The guitarist, 67, passed away due to rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis, and pneumonia, and now their longtime manager Azoff says the latter two were caused by the medicines Frey was taking to treat the inflammatory disorder. "The colitis and pneumonia were side effects from all the meds," Azoff tells TheWrap.com.

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Larger-than-life Nashville politician Hooker dead at 85

    Detectives on Thursday arrested a 48-year-old Detroit man they say supplied a "significant" amount of narcotics to Northern Michigan. A coordinated in... NASHVILLE, Tenn.

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