---- — DERWOOD P. BIRGY, age 96, a lifelong resident of Kalkaska County, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Kalkaska Memorial Health Center-L.T.C.
Visitation will be held today, Sept. 18, from 5 to 9 p.m. at Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Aloysious Catholic Church, Fife Lake. Burial will follow in St. Aloysious Cemetery. A full obituary will appear in a later edition of the Record-Eagle.
Arrangements were made by Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home.
RUTH JANE CORY, age 87, of Haslett, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012.
There will be a private memorial service held at a later date. The family is being served by the Palmer, Bush & Jensen Family Funeral Home, Holt Chapel.
SHARON JOAN HEACOCK, age 73 of Grayling, died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City.
Cremation has taken place and no services are scheduled at this time.
The family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bear Lake.
MERO LEONARD MILOSH, 82, of Manistee, died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012.
Private graveside committal services will be held at Brethren Cemetery, in Brethren, at a later date.
The Terwilliger Funeral Home, in Kaleva, is in charge of arrangements; www.terwilligerfuneralhome.com.
CHARLINE KRAMER REA, 86, of Leland, died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Orchard Creek Assisted Living.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Sept. 20, at 10 a.m. until the start of the 11 a.m. Catholic funeral service at the Martinson Funeral Home of Suttons Bay. Burial will follow at Beechwood Cemetery, Leland.
The family is being served by the Martinson Funeral Home of Suttons Bay. A full obituary will appear in Wednesday's edition of the Record-Eagle.
MARK ALAN STENKE, 53, of Petoskey and formerly of Traverse City, died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in Skanee, Mich.
A funeral service will be held at New Hope Community Church at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22. A celebration of his life will be held at 2 p.m. at the home of Kyle Bettley.
Arrangements were handled by Jacobson Funeral Home, L'Anse.
DONALD RAY WRIGHT, 88, of Lake Ann, passed away Sept. 15, 2012, at his home.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, with visitation one hour prior, at Interlochen Redeemer Lutheran Church. Burial will follow at Greenbriar Cemetery with full military honors from VFW Cherryland Post #2780.
The family is being served by Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home.