Obituaries

JoAnn F. Kalemkiewicz

Age 64, of Lansing, MI, passed away October 18, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Memorial contributions may be made to Mid-Michigan Cat Rescue, Inc., Albion, MI.

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Thomas E. Fisher

Funeral Mass: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 27, 2017, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 955 Alton Rd., East Lansing, MI. His family will receive friends beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Friday at the church. The Rite of Committal will take place in Deepdale Memorial Gardens, Lansing. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Francis Retreat Center, 703 E. Main St., DeWitt, MI 48820.

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Thomas M. Waligorski

Funeral service: 10:00 a.m. Friday, October 20, 2017, at Central United Methodist Church, 215 N. Capitol Ave., Lansing. His family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 6500 Amwood Dr., Lansing. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Leader Dogs for the Blind.

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Stella Mae Hagar

Time of remembrance: 6-8 p.m. Thursday, October 19, 2017, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Interment service will be held in the chapel at Deepdale Memorial Gardens, Lansing, on Friday, October 20, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. A Celebration of Stella’s life will follow at 12:30 p.m. in the Worship Center at Cedar Street Church, 1705 Cedar Street, Holt. Memorial contributions may be made to Samaritan’s Purse.

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Dr. Tatyana Sigal

A memorial service celebrating Tatyana’s life will be held at the MSU Radiology Auditorium (846 Service Road) on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. The family welcomes donations in Tatyana’s memory to the Art for Charlie Foundation (artforcharlie.org/sigal).

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Patricia Mary (Powers) Forbes

The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Her family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Tuesday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to McLaren Hospice.

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Robert E. Walter

Funeral service: 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 27, 2017, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. His family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Friday. A graveside service will take place at 1:00 p.m. at Mt. Rest Cemetery, St. Johns. In lieu of flowers, memorial contribution may be made to Disabled American Veterans.

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John R. Price

Memorial service: 11:30 a.m. Saturday, November 4, 2017, at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church in Lansing. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society or to St. Michael’s Episcopal Church.

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Rose Marie Corey

The Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 3815 S. Cedar St., Lansing, MI, with Fr. John Byers. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. A rosary will be said at 7:45 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Immaculate Heart of Mary Father John Fund or to the Greater Lansing Food Bank.

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James H. Hough, Jr.

Memorial service: 1:00 p.m. Friday, October 20, 2017, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. His family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, October 19th at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sparrow Home Hospice or the Old Newsboys Association.

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Richard P. Dembowski

A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 12, 2017 at St. Martha Catholic Church, 1100 W. Grand River, Okemos, MI. The family will receive friends at the Church 1 hour prior to the Mass. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association or the National Parkinson Foundation.

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Sue A. Carpenter

Funeral: 12:00 Noon Friday, October 6, 2017, in the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. The family will receive friends at the funeral home 1 hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia Foundation or to Autism Awareness.

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Ella C. Dellamater

Celebration of Ella’s life: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Saturday, October 28, 2017, at Ryan’s Roadhouse, 902 E. State St., St. Johns; please dress casual. In lieu of flowers please make contributions to: Grace Hospice, Okemos.

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June L. Knostman

June L. Knostman

June, of Lansing, age 96, died peacefully on September 30 after a brief illness. She was predeceased by her husband Kenneth Knostman in 1981 and long-time partner Kenneth Hall in 2010. June began a long professional career starting as a salesperson at Kresge’s in Lansing and later as a buyer for department stores in Milwaukee. […]

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Charles Johnston

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 6, 2017, at Wesleyan Nazarene Church, 908 W. Jefferson St., Grand Ledge.

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