Our Sponsors

St. Joseph Mercy Cancer Center ad
Rick Taylor realtor ad
Thrivent Financial
Alan Ashley Photography ad
Heydlauff's ad
Burrill Strong Photography
Wellness Center ad
Marcia White Homes
Merkel Gardens
Chelsea Lanes ad
Roberts paint and body ad
Chelsea State Bank ad
Lisa Allmendinger on August 16th, 2017

Doris Jean Hammel of Chelsea passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her husband and children on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. She was born March 4, 1939 in Flint, Michigan. She was the daughter of Roy and Blanche Cora (Lockwood) McKellar, who have preceded her in death. Doris was the eldest of 8 children. […]

Continue reading about Recent obituary: Doris Jean Hammel

Lisa Allmendinger on August 7th, 2017

Alice May Hadley of Chelsea, age 78, died Sunday, August 6, 2017 at her home. She was born Dec. 31, 1938 in Salem Township, Washtenaw County, Michigan, the daughter of Louis William and Alma L. (Inglehart) Esch. Alice graduated from Dexter High School in 1957. She worked for Chelsea Milling for 9 years, Ann Arbor […]

Continue reading about Recent obituary: Alice May Hadley

Lisa Allmendinger on August 6th, 2017

Elsie M. Satterthwaite Hochrein of Gregory, age 107, died peacefully Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Chelsea. She was born March 12, 1910 in Chelsea, Michigan, the daughter of Ernest John and Addie (Ortbring) Pfitzenmaier. Mrs. Hochrein lived in the Chelsea area all of her life. She was a member of the Covenant […]

Continue reading about Recent Obituary: Elsie M. Satterthwaite Hochrein

Lisa Allmendinger on August 5th, 2017

Josephine “Jo” H. Bennett of Chelsea age 94, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. She was born Aug. 21, 1922 in Sioux City, Iowa, the daughter of Edward H. and Marie Caroline (Schrempf) Merkel. Jo was a faithful and active member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Chelsea, and  was also a member of […]

Continue reading about Recent Obituary: Josephine ‘Jo’ H. Bennett

Lisa Allmendinger on July 31st, 2017

Barry William Hagen, age 58, passed away Saturday, July 22, 2017 with his loving family surrounding him. Barry had Multiple Myeloma for 11 years and miraculously survived many painful flare-ups because of his physical fitness, true grit determination and wife Margie’s watchful care. Barry was born  Dec. 6, 1958 in Detroit, Mich. to Winifred Parker […]

Continue reading about Recent Obituary: Barry William Hagen

Lisa Allmendinger on July 26th, 2017

Marilyn Sue (Stolz) Gartside formerly of Chelsea, age 73, of Naples, Fla., died July 23 after a short illness. She was born April 27, 1944 in Columbus, Ohio to Roland and Mary (Smith) Stolz. Marilyn attended St. Mary of the Springs Academy, married and had four children. She graduated from the University of Michigan with […]

Continue reading about Recent Obituary: Marilyn Sue (Stolz) Gartside

Lisa Allmendinger on July 22nd, 2017

Gladys Steffens of Chelsea, age 93, died Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Marycrest Manor in Livonia. She was born Aug. 28, 1923 in Redford Township, the daughter of Fred and Annie (Hamblett) Watson. Gladys was a dedicated homemaker, farm wife and mother. She was an avid reader and decorating extraordinaire. Gladys enjoyed sewing and made her […]

Continue reading about Recent Obituary: Gladys Steffens

Lisa Allmendinger on July 19th, 2017

Eunice B.  White of Chelsea, died Sunday, July 16, 2017 at her home at the age of 95. She was born May 7, 1922 in Dexter, Michigan, the daughter of Watson and Erma (Thomas) Hart. Eunice graduated from Chelsea High School and was named Valedictorian of the class of 1940. Upon graduation from Cleary Business […]

Continue reading about Recent obituary: Eunice B. White

Lisa Allmendinger on July 18th, 2017

Arthur N. “Art” Stoll of Chelsea, age 87, passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017 at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Chelsea. He was born May 23, 1930 in Ann Arbor, the son of Arthur D. and Erma M. (Haarer) Stoll.  Art graduated from Dexter High School in 1948, and in 1949 he married his high […]

Continue reading about Recent Obituary: Arthur N. “Art” Stoll

Lisa Allmendinger on July 12th, 2017

Mary J. (Thurow) Eschelbach formerly of Ann Arbor, Dexter and Chelsea age 93, died Monday, May 8, 2017 at Saline Evangelical Home. She was born March 27, 1924 in Springport, MI the daughter of George H. and Vera (Gregory). Mary graduated from Springport High School in 1943. On June 10, 1945, she married Neil Alfred […]

Continue reading about Recent Obituaries: Mary J. (Thurow) Eschelbach, John A. Klink