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Lisa Allmendinger on April 19th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce for this information.) Art Dils Jr. passed away at his home on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the age of 84.  Dils was an enthusiastic supporter of the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce serving on the Board of Directors from 1999-2005; sitting as […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 19th, 2017

David William Booth of Chelsea age 62, died at home with his family on a brilliant Easter Day, April 16, 2017. He died healthy in every way but for the early onset dementia that slowly wrested him from us over the last five years. Dave leaves us with an enduring legacy of his gleaming intelligence, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 18th, 2017

Dr. Wallace E. “Wally” Fusilier of Dexter, age 78, died Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the Evangelical Home in Saline under the care of Arbor Hospice. He was born Aug. 17, 1938 in Detroit, the son of Dr. Oozman and Monica F. (Cook) Fusilier. Wally graduated from Clarkston High School in 1956, then signed up […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 15th, 2017

Dietrich Erhard Schulze of Chelsea, age 78, passed away at home on Thursday, April 13, 2017. He was born on November 2, 1938, to W. Paul and Gertrud (Eisermann) Schulze in Berlin, Germany. Dietrich and his first wife, Uta, left East Berlin in the summer of 1961, just before the Wall dividing East and West […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 14th, 2017

Charles Melvin Smith of Chelsea, age 87, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Saline Evangelical Home. He was born April 18, 1929 in Chillicothe, Missouri, the son of Elmer Louis and Lucy Ann (Sharp) Smith. At the age of 16, Charles left school to become a chef for the Coast Guard on the Great Lakes. […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 11th, 2017

Cebert “Cy” W. Hughes of East Lansing, formerly of Chelsea, age 96, passed away on March 20, 2017. Cy, as he was well known to all who knew him, was born on Sept. 27, 1920 in Wayne, MI. He spent his childhood on a farm in Dixboro and graduated from Ypsilanti High School in 1939. […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 6th, 2017

Heather Ann Shurmur of Chelsea, age 58, died Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at in her home after a long fight with cancer. She was born May 29, 1958 in Dearborn, the daughter of Herbert Edwin and Isabelle Smith (Barnes) Madion. Heather attended Walled Lake Western High School. She worked at Chelsea Retirement Community in food […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 5th, 2017

Jacqueline Joyce Richards of Ypsilanti, formerly of Ann Arbor, age 81, died Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at Birchwood Estates of Ann Arbor. She was born July 17, 1935 in Burlington, VT, the daughter of Norman and Celine (Snyder) Bleau. Jacqueline worked at Comfort Inn on Carpenter Road in Ann Arbor, as well as some other […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 1st, 2017

Ronald E. Bollet of Collierville, TN, formerly of Chelsea, 88, passed away on March 22, 2017 in Collierville, TN. He leaves behind to mourn his death and celebrate his life – his wife of 33 years Eva Bollet, 2 brothers and wives, Charles and Marty Bollet, Robert and Ann Bollet, 6 children and spouses, Lance […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 30th, 2017

James David Thurber of Ypsilanti, formerly of Lincoln Park, age 50, died Sunday, March 26, 2017 at his home in Ypsilanti. He was born May 15, 1966 in Dearborn, Michigan, the son of George Michael and Bonnie Jean (Tollefson) Thurber. Jim attended Calvary Lutheran School until 8th grade, and then Lincoln Park High School, which […]

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