2020-06-18

Kathleen Shayna Rachow

Died June 22, 2020

Kathleen Shayna Rachow, 38, passed away on Monday, June 22, 2020 at her home in West Branch surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 30, 1981 in Saginaw to Joseph and Kathleen (Frazier) Lademan. Kathy lived in West Branch her entire life. She married Nathan Rachow in West Branch on July 26, 2008. Kathy graduated from Ogemaw […]

Gordon K. Ferguson

Died June 14, 2020

Gordon K. Ferguson, 91, of West Branch, Michigan, passed away on June 14, 2020. He was born May 30, 1929 in Ogemaw County to the late Owen and Leita (Bunker) Ferguson.   Gordon drove trucks for Short Freight Lines for many years, he loved being behind the wheel, it didn’t matter the destination. In his early years, he enjoyed hunting. Later, […]

Maurice Elmer Myers

Died June 16, 2020

Maurice Elmer Myers, 89, passed away with family by his side on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at The Villa of West Branch. Moe lived in West Branch since 1977 previously of Port Huron, MI. He was born on June 1, 1931 in Port Huron to Dougdale and Ida (Basnaw) Myers. He married Betty Precour on May 13, 1961 and they […]

Jean Marie Hein

Died June 12, 2020

Jean Marie Hein, 89, passed away on Friday, June 12, 2020 at MidMichigan Medical Center in West Branch. She was born on March 19, 1931 in Detroit to Adolf and Helen (Johnson) Winters. Jean lived in Lupton since 2009, formerly of Detroit. She was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Detroit and started working for the Detroit Medical […]

Thomas J. Pershon

Died June 7, 2020

Thomas J. Pershon, 83, passed away peacefully June 7, 2020, at McLaren Bay Region. Thomas is survived by his sister, Jerry; six children, Joan, Debra, Bob, Mary, Steve, and Heather; 13 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Christine; his parents; two brothers; and one son, David.  A celebration of life will take place […]

Kolleen Dale Retelle (KoKo)

Died June 10, 2020

Kolleen Dale Retelle (KoKo), 67, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at her home in West Branch. She was born on July 8, 1952 in Pontiac, MI to Harold and Mildred (King) Rosebush Sr. She enjoyed spending time with her family, going to her grandchildren’s sporting events to cheer them on and vacations, especially going to Tennessee. She […]

Diane Lee Fuller

Died June 10, 2020

Diane Lee Fuller, 67, of Alger, Michigan, formerly of Westland, Michigan passed away June 10, 2020 with her loving family by her side at home. Diane was born June 5, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Edward E. Hanson and Ruth-Ann Hintz. She graduated from Churchill High in Livonia, Michigan and then spent 20 years with Murry’s Auto Parts […]

Debra “Debbie” Brooks

Died May 28, 2020

Deborah (Debbie) Ann Brooks, 69, of West Branch, passed away May 28, 2020 at the McLaren Hospital in Bay City. She was born October 5, 1950 to Wendell and Bernice (Bryan) Laderoot in Wayne County, Michigan. Debbie and Harry Brooks were married June 28, 1968 in West Branch, Michigan where she continued to live for 51 years. She was a […]