Allen Wickman Sr., 88, of Cumming, GA

Allen Wickman Sr., 88, of Cumming, GA

Allen Thure Wickman Sr. of Cumming, GA, formerly of Pontiac, MI, passed away peacefully on October 21, 2022. He was 88 years old. Allen was the beloved son of the late Thure and Lillian (the late Edward Kreutzfeld) Wickman; beloved husband of Jeanette Biehl Wickman and the late Shirley Vallad Wickman; loving father of Renee […]

Julie Rancont, 50, formerly of Lake Orion

Julie Rancont, 50, formerly of Lake Orion

Julie Rae (England) Rancont of Grand Blanc, formerly Lake Orion, passed away on Friday, Oct. 21, 2022 with her mother by her side. She is survived by her children, Heather (Vinnie) Fabi, Molly (Marcus) Cooper and Piper (Jack McCarthy) Rancont; her grandchildren, Kyle Cooper and Olivia Fabi; mother, Nancy England; sister, Anna (Scott) Drake; niece […]

Joyce Judith Shobe, 75, of Ortonville

Joyce Judith Shobe, 75, of Ortonville

Joyce Judith Shobe of Ortonville; passed away on October 27, 2022. She was 75 years old. Joyce is the loving mother of Christopher and Steven Shobe. She was preceded in death by her brother, Thomas Oprian, and her former husband Kirby Shobe. Joyce was very active in the Lake Orion community for many years. She […]

Loretta F. McGuire, 84

Loretta F. McGuire, 84

Entering any room, you’d hear the laughter first. Loretta was “in the house.” You would find yourself drawn in, as she regaled story after story of life growing up, eyes brightening as she shared various shenanigans about her children and life events. Everyone who met Loretta found themselves charmed by her beautiful smile, contagious laughter, […]

George Gardella III, 60, of Lake Orion

George Gardella III, 60, of Lake Orion

George “Pete” Gardella III, age 60, died at the University of Michigan Medical Center on Saturday, October 8, 2022. He was born on October 3, 1962 in Detroit, Michigan. Pete grew up in Grosse Pointe Farms and graduated from Grosse Pointe South High School in 1981. He then received his bachelor’s in Computer Science from […]

Ralph Patterson, 89, formerly of Lake Orion

Ralph Patterson, 89, formerly of Lake Orion

Ralph Patterson passed away peacefully on October 8, 2022. Ralph had been residing in Fort Myers, Florida, since 1998, where he moved with his wife, Jeannie Patterson (Forbes) who passed on July 7, 2014. Ralph worked for the Lake Orion School System for more than 25 years, until his retirement in 1994. After his retirement, […]

Michael O’Meara of Lake Orion

Michael O’Meara of Lake Orion

Michael John O’Meara, of Lake Orion, Michigan, was born in Jackson, Michigan on March 12, 1962. He passed away on October 9, 2022 and is now in the loving arms of his heavenly Father. Mike is survived by his parents M. Mike and Kay (Crafton) O’Meara; his siblings Terrie (Mark) Nutt, Patrick (Rosella) O’Meara, Mary […]

Jack Scollard, 57 of Lake Orion

Jack Scollard, 57 of Lake Orion

Jack Scollard of Lake Orion passed away suddenly on October 4, 2022. He was 57 years old. Jack is the beloved husband of Kelly (nee Frank); loving father of Nick, Zach and Cam; dear son of William and the late Mary-Hope Scollard; brother of Patricia (Chuck) Painter, Robyn (Palmer) Schoch, Christine (Jerry) Losey, Jim Scollard, […]

Elaine Kage, 80, of Lake Orion

Elaine Kage, 80, of Lake Orion

Elaine Marie Kage passed away in her home on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at the age of 80 after courageously battling Parkinson’s disease and dementia. Elaine was born on March 14,1942 in Detroit, Michigan to Frank and Pauline Kopecek. She graduated from Royal Oak High School in 1960. On Aug. 17, 1964, she married Lloyd Kage […]

Jack Scollard, 57, of Lake Orion

Jack Scollard, 57, of Lake Orion

  Jack Scollard of Lake Orion passed away suddenly on October 4, 2022. He was 57 years old. Jack is the beloved husband of Kelly (nee Frank); loving father of Nick, Zach and Cam; dear son of William and the late Mary-Hope Scollard; brother of Patricia (Chuck) Painter, Robyn (Palmer) Schoch, Christine (Jerry) Losey, Jim […]