James ‘Jimmy’ Rider

James “Jimmy” Rider, of Oxford, passed away on March 24, 2018 after losing his battle with cancer. He was 49. James is the son of Michael and Darlene Rider, of Oxford, and the brother to John Rider, of Ortonville, and Jylnelle (William) Fearson, of Lapeer, as well as his nephews. Jimmy was known to many […]

Jimmy Miles Langley

Jimmy Miles Langley, of Lapeer, passed away on April 9, 2018. He was 59. He was born on September 6, 1958 and preceded in death by his parents John and Nora Langley and is survived by many family members and friends. His interests included watching television and bingo at the Lapeer County Medical Care Facility. […]

Ella June Walton Clark

Ella June Walton Clark, formerly of Oxford and Metamora, passed away April 1, 2018 at Villages of Lapeer Nursing Home (Ferguson Convalescent Home). Ella June was born June 10, 1921 to Sylvia and William Laidlaw. She was married to Wayne H. Walton for 35 years until his passing. Ella June was later married for 29 […]

Fiora Mary Buccellato

Fiora Mary Buccellato, affectionately known as “Brucie,” of Oxford, passed away on Holy Thursday, March 29, 2018. She was 102. Fiora was born in Milford on February 16, 1916. She was preceded in death by her beloved parents Joseph and Maria Buccellato. Fiora worked as a nurse at Detroit Receiving Hospital in Detroit for 30 […]

Marianne Williams

Marianne Williams, of Oxford, passed away on March 3, 2018. She was 65. Marianne was born to Raymond and Marilynn, May 14th, 1952, in Detroit, Michigan. She graduated from East Detroit High School in 1970 and became a Licensed Practical Nurse in 1973. She leaves as her legacy two children: Jamie McQueen (Dan), Chris Williams […]

Pearl C. VanLuven

Pearl C. Van Luven, of Oxford, passed away on March 8, 2018. She was 78. Pearl is the beloved wife of the late Carl Cecil Van Luven; dear mother of Thomas, Susanne, Patricia, Dennis, Eric and Heather; adoring grandmother of 10; and great-grandmother of 26. She was preceded in death by her husband Carl and […]

Annetta L. Fugitt

Annetta L. Fugitt, of Oxford, passed away on March 10, 2018. She was 68. Annetta was the beloved wife of the late Joseph for 45 years. She is survived by her children, Joe (Kim) Fugitt, Deborah (Dan) Dockery, Sherri Miller (Grant Marlow), Tami (Rick) Hanser, Susan Fugitt and Michael Fugitt; 13 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; five […]

Martin James Bushman

Martin (Jim) James Bushman, of Oxford, passed away on March 6, 2018. He was 85. Jim was the loving husband of the late Sheila for 58 years and the beloved father of James (Margie), of Waterford, Clark (Diane Biddinger), of Birmingham, Nora (Carl) Chadwell, of Oxford and Mary (David) Dean. He is also survived by […]

Peter Michael Weis

Peter Michael Weis, of Oxford, passed away March 2, 2018. He was 61. Peter was born September 21, 1956 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. He was most proud of his family, his sons Paul and Brian and the men they’ve become. He celebrated their differences and tried to teach them what was really important. Peter was […]

Evelyn M. Giffin

Evelyn M. Griffin, a lifelong resident of Oxford, passed away on February 20, 2018. She was 87. Evelyn was born in Oxford in 1930, one of five children of Harry and Pearl Somerville. She was the wife of the late Gerald R. Griffin Sr, who she married in March of 1950 and they were together […]