Obituaries

James S. Rashid

There will be a funeral service held 12:00 p.m., Monday January 17, 2022, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, interment will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Royalyn R. Vert

Funeral service: 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 14, 2022, at Congregation Shaarey Zedek, East Lansing. Social distancing and masks are required. Interment will take place at 1:00 p.m. Friday at Adat Shalom Memorial Park, Livonia. Memorial contributions may be made to The Kirk Gibson Fund for Parkinson’s or to the Congregation Shaarey Zedek Sisterhood Youth Scholarship Fund (reference the YES Fund).

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Millie Handziak

Mildred “Millie” Handziak

Her family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel from 8:30 to 10:15 a.m. Friday, January 21, 2022, followed by the Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church, Mason. Interment will take place at Bosworth Cemetery in Olivet, at 1:45 p.m. Friday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Capital Area Humane Society or to Best Friends Animal Society.

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Todd A. Payne

A memorial service will be held at a later date. The family asks that contributions be made to the West Michigan American Heart Association.

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Tony Lam

A visitation will be held from 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. Sunday, January 16, 2022, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.

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Fr. Joseph Tran

The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, January 15, 2022, at St. Andrew Dung-Lac Catholic Church, Lansing. The Rite of Committal will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Lansing. Visitation will be held from 12:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday, January 14, 2022, at the church.

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Raymond E. Doyle

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 14, 2022 at Pennway Church of God in Lansing.  Interment will follow in Deepdale Memorial Gardens.   The family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel on Thursday, from 6-8 p.m. and again on Friday at the Church for one hour prior to the funeral. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ingham County Animal Shelter or Life Challenge of Michigan.

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Bernard E. Frederickson, Jr.

Funeral service: 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 8, 2022 at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Interment will follow in Deepdale Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, from 5-7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Soaring Unlimited.

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George Michael Weitzel

A private funeral ceremony will be held in Lansing before his final interment in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to McLaren Hospice or Eaton County Palliative Care.

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Marcia J. Stahl

The Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, January 6, 2022, at St. Gerard Catholic Church, Lansing. Masks are required. The Rite of Committal will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Her family will receive relatives and friends from 4-8 p.m., with a 7:30 p.m. Vigil Service, on Wednesday, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Her family requires masks be worn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lewy Body Dementia Association, Michigan Parkinson Foundation, or St. Gerard. Additionally, a celebration of Marcia’s life will also be held in Spring 2022.

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Phillip M. “Phil” Dimitrijevic

A memorial service will be held at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday for one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Superior Watershed Partnership & Land Conservancy.

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William A. Hanes

Visitation will be on Monday, January 3, 2022, from 2:00 – 4:00 P.M. and 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. A service will be held on Tuesday, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Interment will take place at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Lansing, following the service.

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Billy Gordon Mohr

There will be no service.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to McLaren Hospice and Homecare Foundation or Old Newsboys of Greater Lansing.

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Ruth Marie Ferguson

The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 28, 2021, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Lansing. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel on Monday from 6-8 p.m. and before the service at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time. Memorial contributions may be made to Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church Memorial Fund.

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Milton LeRoy DeLaPaz

The funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. Monday, December 27, 2021, at Maranatha Bilingual Church, Lansing. His family will receive friends at the church beginning at 11:00 a.m. Monday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to his church.

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