Garcia, Gerardo (Jerry); 60, of Lake Orion

Gerardo (Jerry) Garcia; 60, of Lake Orion passed away on November 26, 2016. Jerry was the son of the late Melecio and Josefina Garcia. He was the dear brother of the late Jesse (late Ila), late Frank (Rosa). He is survived by brothers Albert (Juanita), Ernie (Pat) Gilbert, Tito (Kathy); sisters Nasaria Downer, Zoila (Pete […]

Grube, Betty B.; 94, formerly of Lake Orion

Betty B. Grube; of Timonium, Maryland and formerly of Lake Orion; passed away November 28, 2016 at 94 years of age. Betty is the beloved wife of the late William; and loving mother of Wesley (Nancy), Jon (Susanne) and the late Mark. She is also survived by her five grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and brother […]

Rutt, Mary L.; 90, of Lake Orion

Mary Louise Rutt; of Lake Orion; passed away November 24, 2016 at 90 years of age. Mary Lou is the beloved wife of Eugene for 66 years; and loving mother of the late Thomas Rutt, Jerome (Jane) Rutt, Richard Rutt, Virginia (Jerry) Miller, Susan (David) Sidaway, Peggy (Dave) Emeigh, Donna Barrett, Charles Rutt and Peter […]

Owen, Kristie M.; 27, of Lake Orion

Kristie Mae Owen; age 27, of Lake Orion, passed away unexpectedly in her home on November 22, 2016. Kristie is survived by her 2 daughters Destiny Owen-Gruno and Elizabeth Owen. She is the beloved daughter of the late Valarie Owen; fiancé of Thomas Wiedner; niece of Timothy Owen, the late James Owen and Kimberly Eckler. […]

Jenkins, Debra B.; 58, of Lake Orion

Debra B. Jenkins; of Lake Orion; 58; passed away on November 21, 2016, at Harper Hospital in Detroit, MI, after a long illness, with her family by her side. Debra was born April 19, 1958 in Cleveland, OH to Edward and Harriet Bognar (Karafa). Debra is the beloved wife to Wesley Jenkins and mother of […]

Vinic, Helen E., age 73; of Lake Orion

Helen E. Vinic; of Lake Orion; age 73; passed away November 14, 2016. Helen is the beloved wife of Joe for 53 years; loving mother of Joy Burns, Laura Vinic, Joseph Vinic and the late Dawn; dear grandmother of Craig, Kevin, Adam, Lea and Joe; and loving daughter of Bertha and the late Bernard Kantola.  […]

Morgan, Daniel J.; 75, of Lake Orion

Daniel J. Morgan; age 75 of Lake Orion, passed away on November 12, 2016.  Daniel was the beloved husband of the late Joyce; dear son of Asaleeta and the late Weldon Morgan; loving father of Dean, Darin, and the late Wade Morgan; grandfather of Katie, Daniel, Taylor, Ariel, and Jonathon; brother of David, Terry, Kevin, […]

Petiprin, Elaine; 86, formerly of Lake Orion

E. Elaine Barden Petiprin, 86, formerly of Lake Orion, died Tuesday, November 8, 2016 in Devonshire Retirement Village, Lapeer. She was born September 3, 1930 at home in Kingston to John and Edna (Warner) Barden. She married Duane C. Petiprin October 16, 1955 in Caro. He preceded her in death June 25, 1975. Elaine completed her RN […]

Graves, Shirley D.; 71, of Oxford

Shirley D. Graves; of Oxford; age 71; November 6, 2016. Shirley is the wife of the late Gene Graves; mother of Lauri (Dan) Powell, Gene Graves II, Brian (Jamie) Graves and Jeff Graves; granny of Daniel Powell II, Connor Powell, Hannah Graves, Carly Graves and Addison Graves; and sister of the late Ruby (Dewey) Thomas, […]

Warren, Kevin C., 56; formerly of Lake Orion

Lake Orion native Kevin Charles Warren died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, at his home in Phoenix, Arizona, after a brief battle with cancer. He was 56. Mr. Warren was an owner-operator truck driver for Swift Transportation and previously worked as a carpet installer and handyman. His favorite hobby was music and playing guitar, and he loved sharing his […]