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|Mildred H. Rosenthal - October 5, 2015|
Mildred Helen "Millie" Rosenthal, age 96 years of Pigeon, passed away Monday, October 5th, 2015 at Scheurer Hospital Long Term Care in Pigeon, where she had been a resident for four years.
She was born on December 28th, 1918 to John and Flossie (Gregor) Heiman at her parents home in Kilmanagh. She was baptized into the Lutheran faith on February 2nd, 1919 and confirmed on March 20th, 1932. She attended St. John's Lutheran School in Kilmanagh...
|Ruth Anna Marie Hamilton - October 4, 2015|
Ruth Anna Marie (Diener) Hamilton
Ruth Hamilton, age 93, a lifelong resident of Pigeon, was given the gift of eternal life on Sunday, October 4, 2015. She was a stalwart of faith and love to all who knew and met her.
Ruth was born April 27, 1922 in Pigeon, the only child gifted to Magdalene and Godfrey Diener. She was home-schooled by her mother until the 3rd grade and then attended Cross Lutheran School. In 1939, she...
|Barbara J. Maxwell - October 2, 2015|
Barbara J. Maxwell, 82 of Pigeon, passed away Friday, October 2, 2015 at her daughter's home in Cass City.
Barbara Jean Thick was born in Bay Port on February 24, 1933 to Joseph and Lorena (Wideman) Thick, and attended Pigeon High School. She and Frederick C. Maxwell were married in Bad Axe on January 5, 1950. They had celebrated 57 years of marriage when Fred passed away February 4, 2007.
Barbara worked at the Ben Franklin store in Pigeon...
|Donald E. Voelker - September 25, 2015|
Donald E. Voelker, age 95 of Pigeon passed away Friday morning September 25, 2015 at Mercy Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa. Don had been living with his daughter Irene and her family in Iowa for the past six years.
Born in Pigeon on November 21, 1919 he was the son of Oscar and Martha L. (Gettel) Voelker. On October 16, 1943 he was united in marriage to Viola E. A. Stricker. She passed away May 12, 1998.
Mr. Voelker was a...
|James E. Maust - September 8, 2015|
James Earl "Jim" Maust, 80 of Pigeon, passed away Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at Courtney Manor in Bad Axe.
Born in Bay Port on July 5, 1935, he was the son of Earl J. and Idella (Overholt) Maust. He attended Snell Rural School and Kilmanagh School, graduated from Eastern Mennonite School, and attended Eastern Mennonite College for two years. Jim served two years of voluntary service in Flint and Ann Arbor.
He was married to...
|George J. Mohr - August 10, 2015|
George John Mohr, 95 of Pigeon, passed away after an extended illness on Monday, August 10, 2015.
George was born in Pigeon on August 2, 1920 to Carl and Anna (Trost) Mohr and graduated from Pigeon High School in 1938. After high school he was a stone mason apprentice for Theodore Heine and served in the U.S. Army, becoming a member of the elite Army Band during World War II. He married Ruth Weiss on January 24, 1948 at St. John Lutheran...
|Roland W. Bechler - August 8, 2015|
Roland W. Bechler, age 85 of Pigeon, passed away peacefully on August 8th, 2015 in Bad Axe.
Roland was born in Pigeon on September 11th, 1929. His father William Bechler owned and operated the Pigeon Dairy. Roland graduated from Pigeon High School in 1947.
In 1950, Roland married the love of his life, Phyllis McInally of Kingston. They were married for 61 wonderful years.
Roland and Phyllis lived in Royal Oak for eight years where...
|Ruth A. Bernhardt - August 5, 2015|
Ruth A. Bernhardt, age 94, passed away Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at Heritage Hill Assisted Living in Caro.
Born in Bay Port on January 8, 1921, she was the daughter of Ernst and Elsie (Thede) Bolzman, and attended the Kilmanagh Lutheran School. On June 21, 1941 she was united in marriage to Joseph "Joe" Bernhardt at the family home. They were married more than 68 years when Joe passed away on June 9, 2010.
Before marriage, Ruth worked at...
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