Obituaries

R. Donald Youdes

Funeral service: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 20, 2019, at the Holt United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in Maple Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will take place from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Memorials may be given to the Holt United Methodist Church

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Kathleen Norien Reynolds

Memorial service: 1:00 p.m. Friday, September 27, 2019, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Her family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the memorial service.

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Bonnie L. Wright

Funeral Mass: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2019, at St. Gerard Catholic Church, Lansing. The Rite of Committal will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Lansing. Her family will receive friends and relatives from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Friday at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, and beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday at the church. The rosary will be prayed at 9:15 a.m. on Saturday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association – Capital Area Regional Office (Okemos).

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Barry Saltman, M.D.

A celebration of Barry’s life will be held from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. on Monday, September 23, 2019, in the Big 10 Room at the Kellogg Center on Michigan State’s campus. In lieu of flowers, feel free to donate to Care Free Medical for the Barry Saltman Patient Fund.

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Paul F. Young, Jr.

Memorial service: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2019, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the service time on Thursday. Memorial contributions may be made to Holt Senior Care and Rehab.

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Richard M. “Dick” Parker

Funeral service : 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 13, 2019, at the First Presbyterian Church of Holt, 2021 N. Aurelius Rd. A private family graveside service will take place in Maple Ridge Cemetery in Holt following the church service. The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Holt or the Alzheimer’s Association.

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Jeffery L. Hetrick

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 13, 2019 at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 7910 E. St. Joseph Hwy., Lansing.  The family will receive friends at the Church on Friday from 12:30 p.m. until service time at 2:00.  Interment and military honors will take place on Saturday, September, 14 at 2:00 p.m. at White Chapel Cemetery in Troy, Michigan. In lieu of flowers please make contributions to the USO, Wounded Warrior Project, American Legion, Sparrow Hospice, and Our Savior Lutheran Church.

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Michele E. Bair

Funeral service: 12:00 p.m. Saturday, September 7, 2019, at Emanuel First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lansing. Visitation: 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, and beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the church. Those who wish to remember Michele in a special way may make gifts in her memory to ALS Michigan Chapter or the Susan Mast ALS Foundation.

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Linda Susan Stiffler

Funeral service: 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, at St. Stephen Lutheran Church, 2900 N. Waverly Rd., Lansing. Her family will receive friends at the church from 11:00 a.m. until service time on Wednesday.

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Theodore D. “Ted” Samra, Sr.

Funeral service: 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 2, 2019, at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Lansing. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. His family will receive friends and relatives from 4-8 p.m. on Sunday, September 1st, with a 7:30 p.m. Trisagion service, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.

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Gola C. Bitterman

Funeral Mass: 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 21, 2019, at St. Clement Catholic Church in Toledo, Ohio. Burial will follow the funeral at Toledo Memorial Park. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the church.

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Marlene K. Thocker

Funeral service: 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, with visitation one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to The Parkinson’s Foundation.

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Simone Ila Brewster

Simone Ila Brewster

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, at Redeemer United Methodist Church, DeWitt.  Memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Foundation.

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Floyd Arnold Miles

Funeral service: 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 24, 2019, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. His family will receive friends and relatives from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ingham County Animal Shelter or McLaren Hospice.

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