Obituaries

Marilyn J. Lewis

The funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, December 30, 2021, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Interment will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Her family will receive relatives and friends beginning at 12:00 on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to North Westminster Presbyterian Church.

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Jacalyn “Jackie” Kish

A graveside service will be held on December 22, 2021, at Mt. Hope Cemetery, at 12:20 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

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Russell V. “Russ” Jorae

Funeral Mass: 12:00 p.m. Thursday, December 23, 2021, at St. Isidore Catholic Church, Laingsburg. Visitation will be on Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the EBF3-HADDS Foundation or to a charity of your choosing.

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Dayne K. Miller

Dayne K. “Mudcat” Miller

The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 22, 2021, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.  Interment with military honors will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.  His family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Wednesday. 

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Billy Jerry Houston

The burial will take place at a later date in Ft. Custer National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to South Church of the Nazarene.

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Maria G. Raymond

Family will welcome guests for visitation, on Wednesday, December 22nd, from 4-7pm, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. A funeral celebrating Maria’s life will be held Thursday, December 23rd, and 12:00pm, at Cristo Rey Church 201 W. Miller, Rd. Lansing, MI 48911. Interment following the service, at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to Sparrow Hospice Services.

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Tod Alvin Finch

Tod Finch

There will be no public memorial service.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Ingham County Animal Shelter.

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Brandon Coady Rios

Memorial services will be held in Texas and in Michigan. Dates and times will be announced at a later date.  Charitable donations may go to: AIDS services of Dallas, Texas.

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Corinne “Kay” Christensen

A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Kay’s honor to Careline Hospice, Jackson, MI, or to a local hospice organization of your choice.

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Oscar Mejia

The family will receive guests at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel, Thursday, December 16, at 11:00 a.m., with a funeral service will begin at 12:00 p.m. Interment will take place immediately following, at Evergreen Cemetery.

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Dr. Richard J. Halik, Ph.D. “Dick”

Funeral Service: 12 Noon Wednesday, December 22, 2021, at Gardner Middle School Auditorium, Lansing. Interment will follow in the Delta Hillside Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, (masks will be required) at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.

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Timothy P. Frisosky

Funeral Mass: 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 13, 2022, at St. Mary Cathedral, Lansing. Inurnment at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Kidney Fund.

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Mary Therese Lucy (Smith) French

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, December, 16, 2021, at Church of The Resurrection.  Interment will take place at Fort Custer National Cemetery on Friday, at 11:00 a.m.  Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Retreat Center in DeWitt.

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Dr. Jerome “Jerry” Gallagher

Funeral service: 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 15, 2022, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. His family will receive relatives and friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Friday, January 14th at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Hospice House of Mid-Michigan or The 180 Impact.

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Bruna R. Salazar

Bruna Ramirez Salazar

The funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 28, 2021, at Capital City Church of God, with interment to follow in Delta Center Cemetery. Her family will receive friends at the church from 11:00 a.m. Tuesday until service time.

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