Obituaries

Diane Dellis

Diane’s family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, where the Trisagion will be held at 7:30 p.m. The funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 30, 2017, at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 1701 East Saginaw Street, Lansing, with the Rev. Fr. Mark Sietsema officiating. Interment will take place in Spring 2018 at Riverside Cemetery, Sault Ste. Marie, MI.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, www.holytrinity-lansing.org/donations or The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Michigan, 1471 E. 12 Mile Rd., Madison heights, MI  48071.

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Alice L. Pifer

A memorial service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on December 2, 2017 at the Central United Methodist Church in Lansing, MI.  The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Central United Methodist Church. 

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Esther M. Dalrymple

A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or a charity of one’s choice.

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Nicholas George Chapekis, Sr.

Funeral service: 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 3109 Scio Rd., Ann Arbor. Interment will follow in Bethlehem Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Nie Funeral Home, 3767 West Liberty Rd., Ann Arbor, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday, where the Trisagion will be held at 7:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Ann Arbor (Iconography) or Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Lansing.

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Robert A. Ovenhouse

Visitation: 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Friday, December 1, 2017, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. A private family burial will take place on Saturday, December 2, 2017. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011, or a charity of one’s choice.

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Robert L. Secord

Memorial gathering: 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at the Foster Community Center, 200 N. Foster Ave., Lansing, MI 48912.

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Aleda Greydanus Knol

Funeral: 3:00 p.m. Saturday, December 2, 2017, at River Terrace Church, 1509 River Terrace Drive, East Lansing. Visitation: 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Friday, December 1st at the church, and 2-3 p.m. on Saturday, December 2nd at the church. As an alternative to flowers, honor Aleda’s memory by making a gift to the Dr. Anne Schott Breast Cancer Research Fund. Visit victors.us/aledaknol to make your gift.

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Stephanie K. Westerfield

Funeral service: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017, at Central United Methodist Church, 215 N. Capitol Ave., Lansing. Her family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Thursday at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel and beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Friday at the church. Interment will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday in Byron Cemetery, Byron, MI. Memorial contributions may be made to Lansing Matinee Musicale, Inc. or the Michigan Federation of Music Clubs.

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Jennifer A. Wyman

Funeral service: 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 18, 2017, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Her family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1:00 p.m. until service time on Saturday. Memorial contributions may be made to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation.

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Earl R. Goodrich II

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made in Earl’s name to the Leader Dogs For The Blind or to Paws With A Cause.

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Lawrence E. Hettinger

Funeral service: 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at Colonial Village Baptist Church, 2010 Boston Blvd., Lansing. Interment will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday at the church. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hannah’s House, Inc., Lansing.

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Donald Lee Green Sr.

Funeral service: 11:00 a.m. Thursday, November 9, 2017, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Wednesday, November 8, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Thursday, November 9, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

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Charlotte (Hein) Kelbert

Funeral service: 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m., and also one hour prior to the service on Wednesday. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Emanuel First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lansing.

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Sally P. Rankin

Memorial service: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at First Presbyterian Church of Holt, 2021 N. Aurelius Rd. The family will receive friends at the Church on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. Those who wish may make memorial contributions, in Sally’s memory, to First Presbyterian Church of Holt.

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