Detroit Obituaries

Detroit Obituaries

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  • 1 hr ago | via Herald-Citizen 

    David Lee Sparks

    Funeral services for David Lee Sparks, 65, of Baxter, will be held Friday, Feb. 24, beginning at 1 p.m. at Sycamore Church of Christ . The family will receive friends at the church Friday, Feb. 24, from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

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  • 12 hrs ago | via Newark Advocate 

    Reid, Roberta Rawson Cato "Bobbie"

    Roberta "Bobbie" Rawson Cato Reid NEWARK: A memorial service for Roberta "Bobbie" Rawson Cato Reid, 95, of Newark, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 4th, at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 732 Hebron Rd., Heath, Ohio 43056. Bobbie passed away February 17, 2017, at Sharonbrooke Senior Living.

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  • Yesterday | via State of Michigan 

    LARA Shuts Down Jarzembowski Funeral Home in Detroit

    February 22, 2017 The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs has summarily suspended the prepaid funeral and cemetery sales registration of Jarzembowski Funeral Home, Inc., and the mortuary science establishment license of Jarzembowski Funeral Home in Detroit, and the individual mortuary science license of owner Thomas F. Jarzembowski. Formal complaints, Orders of Summary Suspension, and Notices and Orders to Cease and Desist were issued by LARA's bureaus of Professional Licensing, and Corporations, Securities & Commercial Licensing .

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  • Tuesday | via Newark Advocate 

    George, Charles Franklin "Charlie"

    Charles "Charlie" Franklin George HEATH: A funeral service for Charles "Charlie" Franklin George, 72, of Heath, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor John Schouten and Pastor Daniel Fullen officiating. Burial will follow in Wilson Cemetery, where military honors will be conducted by the Licking County Veterans Alliance.

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  • Sunday Feb 19 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    RAYBORN, ROSEMARIE

    ROSEMARIE RAYBORN, 82 LAKELAND - Rosemarie Rayborn, age 82, passed away on 1/29/17 in Lakeland, FL. Rosemarie was born on 3/24/1934 in Detroit, MI.

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  • Friday Feb 17 | via WNEM-TV Saginaw 

    Hall of fame wrestler George 'the Animal' Steele die...

    Steele turned pro in 1967 and was best known for his comical baby face, hairy upper body and bald head.

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  • Friday Feb 17 | via The London Free Press 

    Wrestling legend George 'The Animal' Steele dies at 79

    The passing today of George "The Animal" Steele at age 79 did not come as a surprise. Word circulated quickly earlier this week that he had been moved to hospice care and did not have much time left.

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  • Thursday Feb 16 | via The Review 

    William C. Oyster, Jr., 98

    Family patriarch, William C. Oyster, Jr. of Chester passed away at East Liverpool City Hospital on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 following a brief illness. Bill, 98 years young, was a lifelong resident of Chester and was born here on Feb. 26, 1918 to the late William C. Oyster, Sr. and Lucinda Allison Oyster.

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  • Monday Feb 13 | via Curbed Detroit 

    The Mike Ilitch legacy lives on in the District Detroit

    Detroit is mourning the loss of a self-made icon this week, as Mike Ilitch, founder of Little Caesars Pizza, owner of the Detroit Tigers and Detroit Red Wings, and Chairman of Ilitch Holdings, died Friday at age 87. A full obituary can be found here . Ilitch's impact on development in downtown Detroit can be seen now and for decades to come.

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  • Monday Feb 13 | via CBS Local 

    Former NFL Assistant Coach Dave Adolph Dies At 79

    Facebook Email / Contact Forms Web Team Community Affairs Local TV Programming Sales Inquiries Technical/Reception Network FAQ/Feedback WWJ-TV is part of the CBS Television Stations Group , one of the largest broadcast groups in the country. [] 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 the 8s, 24 hours-a-day.

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  • Sunday Feb 12 | via Journal Gazette 

    Ilitch's dream powered renaissance in Detroit

    In this June 17. 1998, file photo, Detroit Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch, center, hoists the Stanley Cup in Washington after the Red Wings won their second consecutive NHL championship.

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  • Saturday Feb 11 | via MLive.com 

    Lt. Gov. Brian Calley shares story of Mike Ilitch pa...

    As an example of Mike Ilitch's character, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley is noting the pizza magnate paid for Rosa Parks' housing for more than a decade while she lived in Detroit.

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  • Saturday Feb 11 | via The Japan Times 

    Wings, Tigers owner Ilitch dies

    Billionaire businessman Mike Ilitch, who founded the Little Caesars pizza empire before buying the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers, and won praise for keeping the professional sports teams in the city as others relocated to new suburban stadiums, has died. He was 87. His family released a statement saying Ilitch died Friday at a local hospital.

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  • Friday Feb 10 | via WOI 

    Tigers, Wings owner Ilitch dies at 87

    Billionaire businessman Mike Ilitch, who founded the Little Caesars pizza empire before buying the Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Tigers, won praise for keeping the professional sports teams in the city as others relocated to new suburban stadiums. Ilitch's family said in a statement that he died Friday at a local hospital.

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  • Friday Feb 10 | via HollywoodLife 

    Mike llitch Dies: 5 Things To Know About Sports Mogu...

    Fast food enthusiasts and sports fans alike are mourning the passing of Mike llitch. The 87-year-old died Feb. 10. in his beloved home town of Detroit - he is survived by his wife, seven children and numerous grandchildren.

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  • Friday Feb 10 | via Castanet.net 

    Mike Ilitch dies at age 87

    Billionaire businessman Mike Ilitch, who founded the Little Caesars pizza empire before buying the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers, and won praise for keeping the professional sports teams in the city as others relocated to new suburban stadiums, has died. He was 87. His family released a statement saying Ilitch died Friday at a local hospital.

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  • Friday Feb 10 | via Daily Mail 

    Detroit Tigers and Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch dies ...

    Billionaire businessman Mike Ilitch , who founded the Little Caesars pizza empire before buying the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers, died Friday at the age of 87 Billionaire businessman Mike Ilitch, who founded the Little Caesars pizza empire before buying the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers, and won praise for keeping the professional sports teams in the city as others relocated to new suburban stadiums, has died.

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  • Friday Feb 10 | via Greenfield 

    Detroit Red Wings, Tigers owner Mike Ilitch dies at 87

    Detroit Red Wings, Tigers owner Mike Ilitch dies at 87 Ilitch, who founded Little Caesars, owned the Red Wings since 1982 and Tigers since 1992. Check out this story on greenfield-westallisnow.com: http://usat.ly/2kYws8H Detroit Tigers and Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch in his his suite during early inning action against Boston Saturday.

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  • Friday Feb 10 | via Philly.com 

    Linwood C. Wright Sr., 97, contributed to aviation s...

    Linwood C. Wright Sr., 97, of Elkins Park, an aeronautical engineer whose research, though largely hidden from public view, contributed to the science of jet aviation, died Monday, Feb. 6, of heart failure at his home. Starting in 1941, Mr. Wright was employed at Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory in Hampton, Va.

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  • Friday Feb 10 | via WXYZ 

    Mike Ilitch, Wings & Tigers owner, dies at 87

    NOVEMBER 14: Detroit Tigers owner Mike Ilitch looks on and smiles during the press conference to announce the signing of Victor Martinez #41 to a new four year contract at Comerica Park on November 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.

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