Obituaries

Charles W. Parkinson

Charles was very proud of his family, and frequently said “I am the luckiest man in the world!” Age 84, of Holt, Michigan, Charles passed away September 20, 2020.  He was born March 20, 1936, in Lansing, to Dale and Vivian Parkinson.  Charles graduated from Eastern High School, where he was active with several sports.  […]

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Agnes M. Myron

The family would like to thank everyone who has been so kind and loving to our mother in recent years. Donations can be made in her honor to Sparrow Hospice East Lansing Donate to Sparrow, or St. Jude Children’s Research  Hospital Donate to St. Jude.  Interment will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Port Huron, MI for immediate family only.  Memorial services to be held at a later date.

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Wes Thorp

Wes Thorp

His family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 19, 2020, with a funeral service (with limited seating capacity) to follow at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Lansing, beginning at 3:00 p.m.  The funeral will also be live streamed, and can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCi9HvphE7HzOoZLfBi172Hg/.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Our Daily Bread, or to Voice of the Martyrs.

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Evelyn Elaine McClure

Funeral service: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 18, 2020, at Lansing Seventh-day Adventist Church, Lansing.  Burial will follow in Leek Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the church on Friday for 1 hour prior to the service.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Michigan Special Olympics or the Lansing Seventh-day Adventist Church Community Service Center.

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James I. “Jim” Burrell

The funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 19, 2020, at the West Lansing Church of Christ. Interment will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 3:00-6:00 p.m. Friday at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Johnson University, Knoxville, TN. 

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Mary Ann (Carter) Suurmeyer

An inurnment service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 17, 2020, at Oakwood Cemetery, Grand Ledge.  Memorial contributions may be made to Capital Area Humane Society. 

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Adolfine Janecke

Adolfine Janecke

Her family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 16, 2020, followed by a private service.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Youth Haven Ranch or Emanuel First Evangelical Lutheran Church.

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Howard P. Quinn

Memorial service: 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at the American Legion Buck/Reasoner Post 238. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to your local Alcoholics Anonymous chapter.

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Thomas Allen Sebring

The funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. Friday, September 11, 2020, at Wayside Chapel Ministries, Mason. Visitation will be from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. on Friday at the church. Interment will take place at 12:45 p.m. on Saturday, September 12, in East Lawn Memory Gardens, Okemos. Memorial contributions may be made to Wayside Chapel Ministries.

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Amy (Ward) Wilson

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 12, 2020, at Mt. Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mid-Michigan Home Health and Hospice, Flint.

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Dee Sohrweide

Dolores E. “Dee” Sohrweide

Dee passed away peacefully, September 3, 2020.  Born September 8, 1939, to Woodrow and Ellen Schaberg, in Lansing, Michigan.  Dee was a lover of nature and animals, especially cats.  A 1957 graduate of Lansing Eastern High School, she traveled extensively in her thirty three year career with United Airlines, while calling Chicago, Illinois, San Francisco, […]

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Yong Cha Vang

Funeral service: 10:00 a.m. Monday, September 21, 2020, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, St. Johns. Interment will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Lansing. Visitation will be held all day Saturday, September 19th and Sunday, September 20th at the hall.

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Denver Harless

Denver Harless

A memorial service will be held at a later date.   In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lansing, Stonleigh Residence.

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Georgeann Shiels (Iverson)

Due to COVID-19, there will be a private inurnment with the immediate family at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Lansing. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Capital Area Humane Society or Lansing Old Newsboys.

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Norma J. Hass

A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Capital Area Regional Office.

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