Loerch-Keller, Karen M.; 86, of Lake Orion

Loerch-Keller, Karen M.; 86, of Lake Orion

Karen Maxine Loerch-Keller; of Lake Orion; passed away January 12, 2020. Born June 16, 1933, she was 86-years-old. Karen was the loving wife of the late Bruce A. Loerch and the late Donald Keller. She is survived by her children, Susan K. (Todd) Peterson, Donald B. (Katherine) Loerch and Nancy A. (David) Archer; grandchildren, Katie […]

Baber, Suzanne H.; 92, of Lake Orion

Baber, Suzanne H.; 92, of Lake Orion

Suzanne Houghton Baber; of Lake Orion; passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020, six days before her 93rd birthday. Suzanne was preceded in death by her husband Raymond “Bud” Baber, Jr. She is survived by her beloved cousins Larry (Lois) Rosenberg, Victoria (Matt) Boland of Sturgis, MI, Elaine Onan of Midland, Luella (Wally) Weber of Wyoming, […]

Rider, Bernice R.; 75, formerly of Lake Orion/Oxford

Rider, Bernice R.; 75, formerly of Lake Orion/Oxford

Bernice Ruth Rider, of Elkhart, Indiana and formerly of the Lake Orion/Oxford area, passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at her home. She was 75-years-old. Bernice was born May 26, 1944 in Pontiac, MI to Bernard F. and Ruth A. (Sirdan) Parker. On Dec. 8, 1967 in Lake Orion, MI, she married Guy Rider who […]

Smythe, Mark D.; 58, of Lake Orion

Smythe, Mark D.; 58, of Lake Orion

Mark D. Smythe, of Lake Orion, passed away suddenly on January 19, 2020. He was 58-years-old. Mark is the beloved husband of Barb; proud father of Haley, Paul, Mary and Kelly Smythe; son of Paul and the late Joan Smythe; brother of Scott (Melinda) Smythe, Sherry (Brad) Lewis and Shannon (Greg) Ferrick; brother-in-law of Sue […]

Smith, Dorothy June; 86, of Lake Orion

Smith, Dorothy June; 86, of Lake Orion

Dorothy June Smith, of Lake Orion, passed away January 13, 2020. She was 86-years-old. June was the daughter of the late George and Verna (Norvell) Turner.  She grew up in Lake Orion and was a 1951 graduate of Lake Orion High School.  On June 30, 1951 she married Ronald R. Smith and together they shared […]

Smith, Gloria; 85, of Ortonville

Smith, Gloria; 85, of Ortonville

Gloria Jean Smith, of Ortonville, passed away January 10, 2020. She was 85-years-old. Gloria was the loving wife of the late James; dear mother of Pamela Wild, Karen Smith, Barbara Montgomery and Julie Durant; adored grandmother of Danielle, Courtney and Sasha (Scott); and great-grandmother of Lexi, Taylor and PJ. Funeral Service will be held Friday, […]

Grubb, David; 81, of Lake Orion

Grubb, David; 81, of Lake Orion

David Grubb, born in Stonehouse, Scotland on May 9, 1938, came to the USA at the age of 12. A longtime resident of Lake Orion, Michigan, he passed away on January 7, 2020. He was 81-years-old. David was the beloved husband of 58 years to Henrietta Neidrick Grubb. He was the loving father of David (Rossana) & Dean (Elizabeth); devoted grandfather to […]

Hedges, Betty; 73, formerly of Oxford

Hedges, Betty; 73, formerly of Oxford

Betty Hedges; 73, of Henderson, Nevada and formerly of Oxford, passed away on December 31, 2019. She was 73-years-old. Betty was born in Detroit, Michigan on Feb. 15, 1946 to Emilius and Melenia VanHoudt. She grew up in Detroit and after marrying Doug, they settled down in Sterling Heights, MI and had their children, later […]

Brown, Yvonne E.; 91, formerly of Lake Orion

Yvonne Ellen Brown, of Waterford and formerly of Lake Orion, passed away January 1, 2020. She was 91-years-old. Ellen was the beloved wife of 73 years to Dr. Edward I. Brown; loving mother of Cynthia L. (James) Krider, Bruce E. (Sheri Dickinson) Brown, Cheryl D. (Joseph Buono) Brown, and Marc D. (Molly Zraik) Brown; adored […]

Goff, Mark S.; 55, of Lake Orion

Goff, Mark S.; 55, of Lake Orion

Mark Steven Goff, of Lake Orion, passed away suddenly on January 4, 2020 in Pontiac, Michigan.  He was 55-years-old. Mark was the beloved husband of Rebecca for 33 years; loving father of Mark II (Nicole) Goff, Nicholas (TyriAonna) Goff, Chase (Summar) Goff, Chance (Savannah) Goff and David Birch-Goff; and the proud grandfather of Emmett and […]