Detroit Obituaries

Detroit Obituaries

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  • 9 hrs ago | via White Lake Beacon 

    Delores Jean Dennert

    Mrs. Delores Jean Dennert, 83, of Hart, passed away Monday, May 23, 2016, at Spectrum Health-Ludington Hospital in Ludington. She was born May 27, 1932, in Detroit, Mich.

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  • Tuesday | via CBS Local 

    Authorities: Man Killed In Tractor Accident At Frien...

    Facebook Email / Contact Forms Web Team Community Affairs Local TV Programming Sales Inquiries Technical/Reception Network FAQ/Feedback WWJ-TV is part of the [...] EVENTS Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 on CBSDetroit.com! Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 - Detroit's ONLY all news radio station, with accurate and dependable traffic and weather updates on [...] Promotions About 97.1 The Ticket 26455 American Drive Southfield, MI 48034 Call the in-studio line at 539-9797.

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  • Monday | via Douglas County Sentinel 

    Barbara Ann Barnes

    Barbara Ann Barnes, age 78, of Carrollton passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Tanner Medical Center. She was born December 20, 1937, in Detroit, Michigan, to the late James William Hanson and Gordie Wiggins Hanson.

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  • Saturday May 21 | via Log Cabin Democrat 

    Dorothy M. Senior Jackson

    Dorothy M. Senior Jackson, 89, of Conway, Ar departed this life on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. She was born to the late Julius and Essie Senior on July 15, 1926 in Conway, AR.

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  • Thursday May 19 | via Fredericksburg.com 

    Welford T. Boxley

    Welford Theodore "Ted" Boxley, 83, of Detroit, Mich., formerly of Caroline County, entered eternal rest on Thursday, May 12, 2016, at Providence Hospital, Southfield, Mich.

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  • Thursday May 19 | via MLive.com 

    Suspected grave robbers dig up baby's casket following long-awaited burial

    Mario Al-Asadi, born premature, died at 6 months old in a motel room with his sisters, 12 and 9. Mario's body remained unclaimed in a cooler at a Detroit morgue for three years, until Wayne State University Mortuary Science students got together and arranged his burial at Our Lady of Hope cemetery in Brownstown Towship March 23, only to have the infant's body dug up by suspected grave robbers hours later, Kevin Dietz of WDIV-TV, Channel 4 News reports . Police told Dietz looters were likely searching for valuables, but when they couldn't open the casket, they left it unearthed to the side of the grave site. 2 comments

  • Thursday May 19 | via The Daily Commercial 

    Rita Harvey

    Rita Harvey, 80, of Leesburg. Died on Saturday, May 14, 2016. Mrs. Harvey was born in Detroit, MI, moved to Leesburg in 1996.

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  • Monday May 9 | via CBS Local 

    Cops: Man Hanging Onto Car Killed When Girlfriend Sp...

    Facebook Email / Contact Forms Web Team Community Affairs Local TV Programming Sales Inquiries Technical/Reception Network FAQ/Feedback WWJ-TV is part of the [...] EVENTS Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 on CBSDetroit.com! Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 - Detroit's ONLY all news radio station, with accurate and dependable traffic and weather updates on [...] Promotions About 97.1 The Ticket 26455 American Drive Southfield, MI 48034 Call the in-studio line at 539-9797.

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  • Saturday May 7 | via Herald-Citizen 

    Steve Lafever

    Funeral services for Charles Stevens Lafever, 65, of Cookeville will be held Monday, May 9, 2016, at 2 p.m. at Crest Lawn Funeral Home with full military honors by the Veterans Honor Guard. Interment will follow in the Carlen Cemetery in Silver Point.

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  • Friday May 6 | via Murfreesboro Post 

    John Charles Hockaday

    He was a native of Detroit, MI and a resident of Murfreesboro, TN. John was a veteran of WWII and served in the Army Air Corp. John was preceded in death by his parents, William and Agnes Hockaday; wife, Audrey Conners Hockaday; and siblings, William Hockaday, Joyce Mitchell, and Robert Hockaday.

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  • Friday May 6 | via GantDaily.com 

    Obituary Notice: Michael Swartz

    Mr. Swartz was born Jan. 30, 1928 in Detroit, Mich., a son of the late John and Annie Swartz. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two half-sisters, Becky Stauffer and Anna Brelo; a brother, George Swartz; and two half-brothers, Auman and Andrew Brelo.

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  • Wednesday May 4 | via The Chatsworth Times 

    Mr. Donnie Wayne Ford Sr.

    Mr. Donnie Wayne Ford Sr., age 67, of Calhoun, GA., departed this life, Monday, May 2, 2016 at his home, with family and friends at his side. Donnie was born November 21, 1948 in Detroit, MI.

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  • Tuesday Apr 26 | via Metro Times 

    Kid Rock's assistant found dead after ATV accident o...

    Musician, Made in Detroit founder, and hometown hero Kid Rock has suffered a devastating loss. His personal assistant, Michael Sacha, died yesterday in an ATV accident on the musician's estate just outside of Nashville, Tennessee.

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  • Tuesday Apr 26 | via The News-Messenger 

    Steen, Margery J.

    Margery "Margie" J. Steen FREMONT: Margery "Margie" J. Steen, 84, of Fremont, OH passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2016 at University of Toledo Medical Center. She was born on January 6, 1932 in Detroit, MI, the daughter of Frank "Ding" and Alice Buehler.

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  • Monday Apr 25 | via Triplicate.com 

    Obituary: Elsie Patrice "Pat" Peterson

    Elsie Patrice "Pat" Petersen, 90, passed away on March 28, 2016 in Brookings. Born to Michael and Eva Mysak on Oct. 18, 1925 in Detroit, Michigan.

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  • Apr 24, 2016 | via Dayton Daily News 

    SMITH, Carl E.

    News Death Notice SMITH, Carl E. Age 53, passed away in Dayton, OH on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. Carl was born in Detroit, MI on March 6, 1963 to Ronald D. and the late Colleen L. Smith.

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  • Apr 23, 2016 | via Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal 

    William J. Anable

    Funeral services for William J. Anable, age 79, of Lake Street, Ogdensburg will be held on Monday, April 25, 2016 at 1:30 PM at Frary Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating.

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  • Apr 21, 2016 | via Daily Journal/Sunday Journal 

    Milton 'Milt' Pappas

    Milton "Milt" Pappas, 76, legendary Chicago Cubs, Baltimore Orioles, Cincinnati Reds and Atlanta Braves pitcher, passed away Tuesday . He was born May 11, 1939, in Detroit, Mich.

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  • Apr 20, 2016 | via Observer 

    Belva Jean Dengler Metzler

    Belva was born in Detroit, Michigan on December 14, 1928, the fourth of ten children born to Joseph and Marie Dengler, and passed away on April 10th in San Rafael, California. After high school, Belva stayed in Detroit working as a telephone operator for Michigan Bell while her parents and younger siblings moved to Dunkirk, NY.

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  • Apr 20, 2016 | via CBS Local 

    Man Charged In 3-Year-Old Girl's Murder Found Dead I...

    "The Wayne County Sheriff's Office is saddened to announce the passing of an inmate assigned to its custody. Inmate Paul Kendall was found hanging in his cell earlier this morning," said Undersheriff Daniel Pfannes, in a statement.

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