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  • Monday | via The Age 

    Self-help guru and best-selling author of 'Your Erro...

    Dr Wayne Dyer, the best-selling self-help guru and author of 30 books, including Your Erroneous Zones , has died at the age of 75. A posting on Dyer's Facebook page said: "Wayne has left his body, passing away through the night. He always said he couldn't wait for this next adventure to begin and had no fear of dying.

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  • Monday | via Sydney Morning Herald 

    Self-help guru and best-selling author of 'Your Erro...

    Dr Wayne Dyer, the best-selling self-help guru and author of 30 books, including Your Erroneous Zones , has died at the age of 75. A posting on Dyer's Facebook page said: "Wayne has left his body, passing away through the night. He always said he couldn't wait for this next adventure to begin and had no fear of dying.

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  • Monday | via Herald-Citizen 

    Wilma Parker

    Funeral services for Mrs. Wilma Louise Parker, 88 of Antioch, Tenn., formerly of Cookeville, will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1, from the Cookeville chapel of Hooper-Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery.

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  • Monday | via Detroit News 

    Self-help guru, ex-Detroiter Dr. Wayne Dyer dies at 75

    Self-help guru, ex-Detroiter Dr. Wayne Dyer dies at 75 The Denby High and Wayne State graduate wrote 30 best-selling self-improvement books, starred on PBS specials Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/1EwzBRY Self-help guru Dr. Wayne Dyer, who died Saturday night at his home in Maui, Hawaii, often talked about how his tough Detroit childhood helped hone his character and philosophy that a person's thoughts could be life-changing. His father had abandoned the family, Dyer said, and he had to spend time in foster homes as a youth.

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  • Saturday Aug 29 | via Crescent-News.com 

    Judith Fenner

    Judith L. Fenner, 63, of Pettisville, passed away Wednesday, August 25, 2015, at the Defiance Area Inpatient Care Center.

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  • Friday Aug 28 | via MainStreetNews.com 

    Jacquelyn Talbott

    Jacquelyn Gayle Talbott, 83, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2015. A native of Detroit, Mich., she was the daughter of the late Jack and Constance Horgan Spranklin.

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  • Thursday Aug 27 | via ClickOnDetroit 

    2nd victim in Detroit house fire dies

    A 91-year-old Detroit woman who was rescued from the fire that claimed the life of her 94-year-old husband on Monday has died. Roberta Adams' death comes just days after her son, firefighters and neighbors tried to save the couple when flames erupted in their home on Yellowstone Street.

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  • Thursday Aug 27 | via The Chronicle-Telegram 

    Tommie Lessiter Maegle

    Tommie Lessiter Maegle , passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, Tuesday, August 25, 2015, at the age of 87. A longtime resident of Amherst, Tommie was born in 1928 in London, Kentucky and later moved to Detroit, Michigan with her parents and twin sisters, Jacqueline and Edwina, who were also her best Read More... The post Tommie ... (more)

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  • Wednesday Aug 26 | via Crescent-News.com 

    Betty J. Rockey

    Betty J. Rockey, age 86, passed away August 11, 2015. She was born June 24, 1929, in Detroit, Michigan, to Silas and Bette Finley.

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  • Tuesday Aug 25 | via Patch.com 

    James Edward Frew Of Lacey Township Dies At 77

    James Edward Frew, 77, passed away at home on August 20, 2015 in the presence of family. Jim was the first of three children born to Mary and James Frew in Detroit, Michigan on July 23, 1938.

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  • Tuesday Aug 25 | via Northwest Herald 

    Beigh, Myriam D.

    Myriam D. Beigh Born: May 20, 1923; in Chicago, IL Died: Aug. 23, 2015; in Woodstock, IL Myriam Dorothy Beigh, 92, of Harvard, IL died Sunday, August 23, 2015, at Valley Hi Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Woodstock, IL. She was born May 20, 1923, to Fred and Hannah Small in Chicago, IL.

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  • Monday Aug 24 | via Model D 

    Remembering Colin Hubbell, a developer, champion, an...

    You may not have known Colin Hubbell, but his mark on Detroit's greater downtown endures 7 years after his death. Colin was an early Model D supporter and one of the few real estate developers to invest in Midtown in the '90s, when many could not see the opportunities present in Detroit.

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  • Monday Aug 24 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Silas Dean Carlson

    Silas Dean Carlson, beautiful 7 month old infant son of Matt and Heather Carlson of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, Aug.19, 2015, at the family residence. His family are members of Westmore Church of God.

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  • Sunday Aug 23 | via The Marion Star 

    Gies, Thomas A. "Cowboy"

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Thomas A. "Cowboy" Gies. Thomas A. "Cowboy" Gies GREEN CAMP: Thomas A. "Cowboy" Gies, 90, of rural Green Camp, died late Thursday evening, August 20, 2015 at the Marion General Hospital.

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  • Sunday Aug 23 | via The Indianapolis Star 

    Janet Kay (Trees) Fislar

    Aug. 15, 2015. She was born in Detroit, MI to the late James and Mary Trees. Janet is survived by her daughters, Maria Reyes, Tanya Fislar, and Jodie Zellner; grandchildren, Michael Whitaker, Jr., Brandi McGill, Jordon Reyes, and Tegan Wayne Zellner; great granddaughter Zoey McGill; sisters Carol Mateer, and Lee Ann Molnar; and brothers David ... (more)

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  • Sunday Aug 23 | via Dayton Daily News 

    GAY, Alice D.

    News Death Notice GAY, Alice D. 99, of Clarksville, Maryland, formerly of Yellow Springs, passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at Lorien Columbia Nursing Community. She was born on November 13, 1915 in Detroit, Michigan.

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  • Saturday Aug 22 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Silas Dean Carlson

    Silas Dean Carlson, beautiful 7-month-old infant son of Matt and Heather Carlson, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, at the family residence. Other than his parents, he is survived by his brother, Nile Matthew Carlson, of Cleveland; maternal grandparents, Herb and Reba Terry; paternal grandmother, Sally Carlson; aunts and uncles: Jack and Teresa Carlson of Iowa City, Iowa, Mike Carlson of Huntington, W.Va., Rick Carlson of Atlanta, Ga., Tracey Carlson of Cleveland, Kristi Heppner of Charlotte, N.C., Kirk Carlson of Detroit, Mich., David Terry of Omaha, Neb., Shawn Rollins of Roswell, N.M., and Eric Terry of Cleveland.

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  • Saturday Aug 22 | via WXYZ 

    VIDEO: Patriot Guard, DPD save dangling bird

    Patriot Guard Riders and a Detroit police officer were captured on camera in Detroit saving a bird that was dangling from a tree. Patriot Guard Riders attend the funeral services of fallen American heroes as invited gusts of the family to shield the event from protestors.

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  • Friday Aug 21 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Kipp, Jean L.

    JEAN L. KIPP, 86 LAKELAND - Jean Lois Kipp, age 86, a resident of Lakeland since 1993, passed away August 15, 2015, while in Detroit, MI. Jean was born Nov. 26, 1928, in Milwaukee, WI, to William and Hilda Naeser of Two Rivers, Wisconsin.

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  • Aug 1, 2015 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Earl W. Naas

    Earl W. Naas, formerly of Marion, Michigan, passed away peacefully at his farm in Gaylord, Michigan, on Tuesday, July 21, 2015. He was born in Detroit, Michigan, on May 10, 1939.

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