Detroit Obituaries

Detroit Obituaries

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  • 1 hr ago | via Pride of Detroit 

    NFL community remembers Charlie Sanders

    As a member of the Detroit Lions from 1968-77, Charlie Sanders made seven Pro Bowls and helped redefine the tight end position. He later became a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and he continued to make contributions to the game of football as a broadcaster, coach and member of the Lions' front office.

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  • Yesterday | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    William - Bill' Kibler

    He was born in Cleveland, but spent most of his adult life in Detroit, Mich. He worked at Great Lakes Steel Co.

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  • Friday Jul 3 | via Orange Live 

    Obituary: Ralph Gould, 90, Beloved Uncle of Bruce Go...

    He was born in Detroit, Michigan on July 2, 1925 and was the son of the late Albert and Bess Goldslager. Beloved father of Robert Gould of New York,NY., Betsy Roberti of Wellesley, Mass.

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  • Thursday Jul 2 | via Daily Globe 

    Barbara Ann Polkus

    Barbara Ann Polkus, 82, of Bessemer , passed away peacefully Wednesday afternoon, July 2, 2015, at Aspirus Grand View Hospital, surrounded by the love of her immediate family. Barbara was born on April 10, 1933, in Houghton, the daughter of John and Mabel Croze.

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  • Thursday Jul 2 | via USA Today 

    Lions Hall of Fame TE Charlie Sanders dies at 68

    For a decade, Charlie Sanders was one of the best tight ends in the NFL, a sure-handed pass catcher who helped revolutionize the position. But with the Detroit Lions, that's only part of Sanders' legacy.

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  • Thursday Jul 2 | via Automotive News 

    Art Moran, longtime Detroit-area dealer, dies at 89

    Moran, a World War II veteran, got his start in the business selling used cars at Clohecy Pontiac in Detroit in the 1950s. Moran partnered with owner Tom Clohecy in 1957 and opened Art Moran Pontiac-GMC in Southfield, Mich., in 1973.

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  • Tuesday Jun 30 | via Detroit News 

    Unsolved hit-and-run death mars 4th of July up north

    As metro Detroiters head Up North for Fourth of July weekend, one family searches for answers in hit and run death Unsolved hit-and-run death mars 4th of July up north As metro Detroiters head Up North for Fourth of July weekend, one family searches for answers in hit and run death Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/1IrInAL Kelly Ann Boyce, 29, was killed by a hit-and-run driver while riding home on her bike after working a late-night shift at a Traverse City restaurant.

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  • Tuesday Jun 30 | via Marshall County Tribune-Courier 

    David Anthony "Dave" Hercula II

    Mr. David Anthony "Dave" Hercula II, 57, of Gilbertsville passed away Tuesday, June 23 at 9:05 a.m. from injuries sustained in a vehicle accident in Benton. He was born Tuesday, May 6, 1958 in Detroit, Michigan.

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  • Monday Jun 29 | via Daily Reporter 

    John Robert Zemlick, Greenfield

    John Robert Zemlick, 67, of Greenfield, passed away Sunday, June 28, 2015, at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1947, in Detroit, Mich., to the late Robert and Ruth Zemlick.

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  • Friday Jun 26 | via CBS Local 

    Ex-Detroit Lions Coach Tommy Hudspeth Dies At 83

    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 [...] Promotions About 97.1 The Ticket 26455 American Drive Southfield, MI 48034 Call the in-studio line at 539-9797.

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  • Sunday Jun 21 | via Northwest Herald 

    Pobursky, Barbara A.

    Barbara A. Pobursky Born: Nov. 14, 1933 Died: June 5, 2015 Barbara Ann Pobursky passed away peacefully June 5, 2015, at Crystal Pines Health Care Center with family by her side. Her strong will to live, unwavering faith in God, and the love and prayers of family, friends, and many caregivers carried her through a 12 month struggle to recover from a debilitating fall.

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  • Friday Jun 19 | via CBS Local 

    Parents Of Detroit Man Killed By ICE Agent Await Upd...

    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 [...] Promotions About 97.1 The Ticket 26455 American Drive Southfield, MI 48034 Call the in-studio line at 539-9797.

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  • Wednesday Jun 17 | via Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper 

    Diane Niemiec

    Diane Niemiec, 61, of Ubly, Mi., passed away Sunday, May 31 at Sun Valley Homes in Oconto, after a long battle with cancer.

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  • Wednesday Jun 17 | via Metro Times 

    Rally for Terrance Kellom set for Thursday evening

    A rally will be held Thursday evening by residents and faith leaders who say they want answers in the case of Terrance Kellom, who died last month after an immigration officer shot the 20-year-old inside his Detroit home during a raid. Organizers say Terrance's father, Kevin - who wholly disputes the official account of the incident, asserting Kellom didn't brandish a hammer and approach the officer , as police have said - is expected to speak.

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  • Wednesday Jun 17 | via The Daily Standard 

    Dr. Thomas Dozier

    Dr. Thomas C. Dozier, 96, of Celina, OH died Friday June 12, 2015 at Mercer Co. Community Hospital in Coldwater, OH.

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  • Sunday Jun 14 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Detroit mom pleads guilty to killing 2 kids, a few m...

    Police say a 47-year-old man has died after a large firework shell he was holding exploded near his head in suburban Detroit. Walled Lake Police Chief Paul Shakinas tells... DETROIT - The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan has approved grants totaling more than $26 million.

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  • Jun 5, 2015 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Detroit's Dequindre Cut getting a performance venue

    The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press report Friday the 1.5-mile greenway is getting a performance venue courtesy of a $1 million gift in memory of a philanthropic leader and supporter. The covered structure and performance area is expected to open in fall 2016.

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  • Jun 1, 2015 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Barbara Burchett

    She is survived by her daughters, Charise Waddell , Catherine Burchett; and her sons, Dwayne Baker and Daniel Burchett. She had six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

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  • Jun 1, 2015 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Carston Forrest Seales

    Carston was born on November 8, 1938, in Detroit, Michigan, to Charles and Evelyn Seales. Carston was in the Navy during Vietnam.

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  • May 16, 2015 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition 

    David Anthony 'Dave' Hercula II

    Mr. David Anthony "Dave" Hercula II, age 57, of Gilbertsville, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at 9:05 a.m. from injuries sustained in a vehicle accident in Benton, Kentucky.

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