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Lisa Allmendinger on February 19th, 2018

William Frederick “Bill” Storey of Chelsea, age 95, died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 in Chelsea. He was born Dec. 21, 1922 in Ionia, Michigan, the son of William C. and Lena M. (Knight) Storey. Bill, a retired Marine Corps pilot and WWII veteran, was a devoted husband to Jean, his wife of 71 years. His […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 15th, 2018

Mary Alice Rykert of Ovid, MI, formerly of Chelsea and Owosso, age 82, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 at Ovid Healthcare Center in Ovid, Michigan. She was born Aug. 3, 1935 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the daughter of Charles and Fannie (Mawby) Rykert. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 21, 10 a.m. at Cole […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 13th, 2018

Jane Cornelia Blackman Korth passed away on Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018 in Chelsea at the age of 88. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Jane was born on Nov. 16, 1929 in Bridgeton, New Jersey, the daughter of Paul and May (Smith) Blackman. She grew up and attended high school in […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 8th, 2018

Marion Katherine Seel Hackley was born on July 20,1926, in Mineola on Long Island, New York, to Louis Seel and Emma Ida (Schultz) Seel, immigrants from Germany. Her first language was German. In the public schools, she learned to speak, read, and write English. Her father was a manager of A and P grocery stores, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 7th, 2018

Barbara Morrison Springborn of Chelsea, age 93, passed away Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 at StoryPoint Memory Care in Saline, Michigan. She was born June 28, 1924 in Ann Arbor, Michigan and was the daughter of Thomas and Minnie (Stimson) Morrison. Barbara also lived in both Charlevoix, MI and Miami, FL as a child. She graduated […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 2nd, 2018

John Francis Blaznek of Jackson, formerly of Ann Arbor and Hanover, age 85, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 in Jackson, Michigan. He was born Aug. 24, 1932 in Detroit, Michigan, the son of John Michael and Eleanor Helen (Kozlowski) Blaznek. John graduated from Chelsea High School in 1951. He worked numerous jobs including Boeing […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 26th, 2018

Robert Ralph Merck of Livonia, MI, age 82, died Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 at University of Michigan Hospital. He was born Dec. 23, 1935 in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Rolf Nils and Evelyn Louise (Neibert) Merck. Robert attended high school at Cass Technical in Detroit and then worked for Chrysler as an electrician for […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2018

Richard Kenneth Hartman of Jackson, age 90, took his last breath Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice in Jackson. He was born Jan. 14, 1927 in Ypsilanti, Michigan, the son of Cornelius Clifton and Marian Emily (Wakefield) Sr. Richard served in the Army in Japan during World War II. He retired from […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 16th, 2018

Wendy Jean Davis of Boise, Idaho, age 52, died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at home in Boise, Idaho. She was born March 5, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of Donald LeRoy and Marcia Marie (Himmelein) Davis, Jr. Wendy graduated from Stockbridge High School in 1985.  She served in the US Army for 8 […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 11th, 2018

Betty Ruth Damren of Chelsea, formerly Ann Arbor, age 99, passed away Friday, Jan. 5, 2018 at the Chelsea Retirement Community. She was born July 19, 1918 in Ames, Iowa, the daughter of Frank and Florence (Wilcox) Jessup, and grew up on a farm near Adrian. Betty was a retired educator, living at the Chelsea […]

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