Gary Willick, 59, of Lake Orion

Gary Willick, 59, of Lake Orion

Gary Willick was born in Buffalo, New York on November 17, 1961 to Ann Marie Willick and the late Edward Willick. He is survived by his siblings, Cheryl (Steven) Grlj, Cathleen Incorvia, and William (Karin) Willick as well as many nieces and nephews. Gary married the love of his life, Susan Willick, on November 25, […]

Louis R. Major, 88, of Lake Orion

Louis R. Major, 88, of Lake Orion

Louis Raymond Major of Lake Orion completed his life’s journey on August 28, 2021. Louis was born in the Bronx, New York on February 16, 1933. He moved to Detroit at a young age, eventually moving to Troy, Michigan, where he finished his school years. It was there that he met the love of his […]

Joetta A. Brooks, 62, Bingham Township

Joetta A. Brooks, 62, Bingham Township

Joetta A. Brooks, 62, of Bingham Township in Leelanau County, Michigan, passed away Sunday, August 15, 2021 at home with her loving family at her side. Joetta was born March 14, 1959 in Jackson, the daughter of John and Edith Hamelin. On September 22, 1984 at The People’s Church in East Lansing, she married Mark […]

Eula Mae Smyth Bowman, 94, of Waterford

Eula Mae Smyth Bowman, 94, of Waterford

Eula Mae Smyth Bowman of Waterford departed this life on August 29 at the age of 94. She was born near Beattyville, Kentucky, the daughter of Lawrence T. Smyth and Minnie B. Smyth. After graduation from Lee County High School, Eula Mae attended Crump Business School in Lexington, Kentucky. Eula worked as a secretary and […]

Lake Orion grad Olivia Long dies after a tragic car accident

By Jim Newell Review Editor Olivia West Long was a standout athlete and student at Lake Orion High School, traits she continued when she went to Michigan State University in the fall of 2019. On Friday, Aug. 27, Long died at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing from injuries suffered in a car accident the day before. […]

Peter Paul Grabowski, 86, of Lake Orion

Peter Paul Grabowski, 86, of Lake Orion

Peter Paul Grabowski of Lake Orion, formerly of New York Mills, NY, passed away on August 24, 2021. He was 86-years-old. Peter is the beloved husband of Judith (Gibniewski) Grabowski for 53 years; loving father of Anne Brown-McDonald (Michele) of Lapeer and Jonathan Grabowski of Lake Orion; loving grandfather of Elizabeth Brown of Davison; dear […]

Bud Hanson, 92, of Oxford

Bud Hanson, 92, of Oxford

Bud Hanson of Oxford, formerly of Lake Orion, passed away August 17, 2021 at age 92. Bud was the beloved husband of 60 years to the late Mary Jean Hanson; loving father of Catherine (Duane) Soldan, William (Diane) Hanson and Cynthia (Mike) Katz; loving grandfather of five; and dear great-grandfather of five. Bud was a […]

Beverly Ann Avery (nee Grey), 91, of Lake Orion

Beverly Ann Avery (nee Grey), 91, of Lake Orion

Beverly Ann Avery (nee Grey) of Lake Orion, formerly of Bloomfield Hills passed away August 17, 2021. She was 91. Beverly was the beloved wife of the late Charles L. Avery; loving mother of Denise (Jim) Skiba, Daniel (Luvenia) Avery, and Donna (David) Martin; dear grandmother of Charlie (Elisa) Avery, Ashley (Will) Nance, Kelly Avery, […]

Charles L. Laich, 71, of Lake Orion

Charles L. Laich, 71, of Lake Orion

Charles Leonard Laich, age 71, passed peacefully surrounded by family in his Lake Orion home on August 3, 2021. Charlie was born in Royal Oak, Michigan, on May 2, 1950 to Dorothy and Leonard Laich, stepson to Grace and Fran, brother to Mary, Fred and Richard. Charlie is survived by Cathy, his wife of 27 […]

Dora May Perry, 85, of East Lansing

Dora May Perry, 85, of East Lansing

Dora May Perry, “Dora the Explorer”, of East Lansing, MI (formerly of Dimondale, MI) went to be with the Lord and Savior on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at the age of 85. Dora is survived by her son, David (Abigail) Perry of Jackson MI; daughters-in-law Michelle Perry and Angie Perry and son-in-law Christopher Gruenberg; 12 […]