All posts by Lawrence Sobczak

VIRGINIA CADWALLADER

  Virginia CadwaIlader (nee Adams), 90, of Oakland Township, died on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018 at Providence Hospital in Southfield. She was born on April 18, 1927 in Detroit. She was married to the late Kenneth Cadwallader for 65 years. She was a breeder and exhibitor of Cairn Terriers for (more…)

LOIS. J. HARPER

LOIS. J. HARPER Lois J. Harper, 87, of Romeo, died on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 at her home. She was born June 2, 1930 in Detroit, the daughter of Bernard and Jean (Pokladok) Seurynck. She was previously married to Harvey Schmidt. Mrs. Harper worked a variety of jobs in her (more…)

ALICE L. KAISER

ALICE L. KAISER Alice Lucille Kaiser, 95, of Armada, died on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 at Advantage Living Center in Armada. She was born Feb. 15, 1922 in Armada, the daughter of Alton and Helen (nee Werth) Hulett. On Feb. 14, 1940, she married Carl Kaiser in Carsonville Methodist Church. (more…)

IRENE BERANEK

Irene Beranek, 81, of Almont, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 at her son’s home in Almont.  She was born July 18, 1936 in Nanty Glo, Penn., the daughter of Michael and Catherine (Shuder) Boback. On Sept. 1, 1953, she married Frank Beranek. She is survived by her children, Frank Beranek, (more…)

NORA M. HOKE

Nora Martha Hoke, 86, of Romeo, died Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. She was born Dec. 2, 1931 in Romeo, the daughter of George J. and Wanita L. (Hosner) Hoke in Romeo. She was raised on a four-generational family farm on 32 Mile Road. She started school in a one-room schoolhouse, (more…)

PATRICIA R. KOLEDA

Patricia Rose Koleda, 67, of Romeo, died Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 at Ascension Critenton Hospital in Rochester Hills.  She was born June 19, 1950 in Detroit, the daughter of Burton and Juanita (Weaver) Knapp.  She had married Robert J. Koleda in Oakland County. After graduating from high school, she received (more…)

VELMA VAN RADEN

Velma Van Raden, 90, of Romeo, died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018 at McLaren-Mount Clemens Hospital.  She was born Oct. 20, 1927, the daughter of John and Vera (Mezuk) Kotenko in Detroit. On July 30, 1947, she married her beloved husband Earl “Buzz” Van Raden. She graduated from Pershing High School (more…)

MARGARET J. MARKEY

Margaret Joyce Markey, 67, died Monday, Jan. 22, 2018.  She was born May 9, 1950, the daughter of Edward and Margaret (Barcome) Swartz in Detroit. She graduated from Rochester High School in 1968 and she was a realtor for many years. She is survived by her parents, Edward and Margaret (more…)

ORTHA M. BEADLE

Ortha M. Beadle, 92, of Romeo/Washington Township area, died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at her son’s home in Richmond Township. She was born April 21, 1925 in Romeo, the daughter of Arthur and Ada (Lefever) See. On Aug. 24, 1946, she married William Beadle at the First Baptist Church, Romeo. (more…)