Chadwick Billgren, 37

 Chadwick Daniel Billgren of Houghton Lake passed away unexpectedly on July 29, 2022. He was 37 years old. Chad is the grandson of the late Howard Mersino and Shiela Mersino; son of Daniel Clair Billgren and Kimberly Billgren; and brother of Paul Nelson and his wife, Jackie. He is also survived by his fiancée Ashley […]

Gwen Godkin, 84

Life-long Oxford resident Gwen Ilene Godkin passed away on Aug. 4, 2022 at the age of 84. She was born on Sept. 13, 1937. Gwen was married to Robert Godkin for 63 years. She graduated from Oxford High School in 1955. Gwen was a secretary at Clear Lake Elementary for 33 years and retired in […]

Joyce Alayne Jensen (Marriott), 87

 Beloved mother, Joyce Alayne Jensen (Marriott), 87, of Lake Orion, passed away peacefully at home on July 24, 2022. She was surrounded by her two daughters and loving family and will be deeply missed. Her optimism, kindness and love of life was the center of who she was and how she touched the many lives […]

Einar Jensen, 87

Einar Jensen, 87, of Lake Orion, passed away on March 22, 2020, peacefully and surrounded by loved ones. Belated memorial service for our beloved father announced below. Einar graduated from Michigan State University in 1955 from the school of engineering. He remained a loyal MSU fan and was often seen in his Michigan State Hat […]

James Theunick, 57

 Long time Lake Orion resident Jim Theunick passed away on August 3, 2022 at the age of 57. He was born on March 11, 1953 Jim is preceded in death by his father, James L. Theunick. Jim is survived by his two beloved children, Wilson and Katy Theunick; his mother, Mary Theunick; siblings, Heather (Marvin) […]

Rebecca Grojean, 90

 With a heavy heart, we announce the passing of our dear mother, former Ortonville resident, Rebecca Marneta Grojean (Neta). Rebecca gained her wings to heaven on July 17, 2022, at the age of 90. At the time of her death Rebecca was living in Kissimee, FL. She was preceded in death by her father, Carmen […]

Holly Ashman, 55

 Holly L. Ashman, age 55, a lifelong Leonard resident went to be with the Lord on July 17, 2022 Holly was born on September 28, 1966 the daughter of Lynn (Scott) and Arnold Thomas. Holly was a graduate of Oxford High School, Oakland Community College and Oakland University where she obtained a degree as a […]

Dane Stites, 70

 Lifetime Oxford-Stony Lake resident Dane Kirk Stites passed away July 2, 2022 at the age of 70. A 1970 Oxford graduate, he worked at Stony Lake Park throughout his high school years. After that “Dane The Paintest” opened up his own collision shop, called North Oakland Collision. He continued custom painting cars until he found […]

Erik Hanby, 52

 It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Dr. Erik Jason Hanby on July 17, 2022. Erik was the devoted husband of Dina (Khoury) and loving father of Gabriel and Natalie Hanby. Erik was born on March 12,1970 to Arthur Hanby and the late Janet Collin. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery […]

Charles Blovits, 81

 Charles “Chuck” William Blovits, passed away on July 8, 2022 in his Oxford, home. He was 81 years old. He was a loving husband to his wife Ada Marie Blovits. Loving father to Chris Blovits, Jason Mallory, Leland Scott, Linda McBride, Edwin McBride, and Rosanne Scott. He was loved dearly by his grandchildren, Edwin McBride, […]