Larry Fritch, 81

Oxford resident Larry Fritch, passed away unexpectedly on March 26, 2021. He was 81 yeas old. He was born Feb 26, 1940 in Oxford. Survived by beloved wife Pat, daughters, Sharri (Tony) Lorio, Tammy (Dan) Darr. Granddaughters, Stacie (Justin) Haag, Candi (Matt) Bresler & Kelsey Harrison. Great Grandchildren, Kylie, Liam, Marek, Mckinley, Caysen & Macklen. […]

Richard Mason, 66

Oxford resident Richard James Mason passed away peacefully on Saturday March 13, 2021. He was 66. Rick was born on December 25, 1954, in Pontiac, MI. Rick had been bravely battling ALS, since August of 2019. His spirits were kept high by his family and friends, but especially by the littlest loves of his life, […]

James Graves, 67

James Walter Graves passed away on March 13, 2021. He was 67 years old. Jim (“Jimmy”, “Wally”) came into and left this world in a big way on Oct. 21, 1953. Literally, as he showed up as a whopping 11 pound bouncing baby boy and didn’t come across a single person in life that he […]

Jean Sweeney, 92

Jean Marilyn Sweeney (Decker) passed away on March 4, 2021. She was 92. Jean was married nearly 70 years to her husband Charles William “Bill” Sweeney. She is survived by her two children, Kelly Sweeney (Mary) and Koleen Cook (Paul). Her surviving grandchildren are Matt Sweeney, Carly Gronow (Chris), Raquel Cadourcy (Pierre), Daniel Cook and […]

Barbara Stafford, 79

Leonard resident Barbara Diane Maddox passed away peacefully on March 2, 2021. She was 79 years old. She was the beloved wife of William of 59 years. Dear mother of Shawna (Brian) Cummings, Laurie (Clement) Buck and James Stafford. Grandmother of Danny Cummings, Kyle Cummings, Leah Stafford, Ava Stafford and Chloe Buck. Barbara is the […]

Rick Heath, 68

Rick C. Heath, age 68, of Oxford passed away peacefully surrounded by family on March 1, 2021. Rick was born May 14, 1952 to the late Donald and Doris Heath in Goodrich, Michigan. He married Victoria Schils on December 1, 1973. Rick was a true family man, and one of his greatest joys was attending […]

Timothy Wright, 73

Timothy Boone Talcott Wright, age 73, took his place in heaven on March 1, 2021 at his home with his family beside him. He was born on March 7, 1947 in Detroit, Michigan. Born to Father Richard Talcott and Mother Lilla (Murphy) Talcott, later adopted by his Stepfather Angus Wright. Timothy is survived by his […]

Jean Kessler, 87

Oxford resident Jean Elda Kessler, age 87, died peacefully Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at the home of her daughter. Jean was preceded in death by her husband Robert D. Kessler, her brother Albert Ligi, and son-in-law Patrick Armitage. Jean is survived by her four children: Sandy (Dave) Jones of Oxford, Bob Kessler of Frisco, Colorado, […]

Raymond Johnson, 100

Former Oxford resident Raymond Carl Johnson took his place in Heaven on February 28, 2021 from Canadian Lakes, Michigan.  Ray was born in Burlington, Colorado, October 18, 1920 where his mother Lenore (Nixon) Johnson was the first female superintendent of schools.  He was raised in Lincoln, where his father, Raymond “King” Carl Johnson, served as State Auditor for the State […]

Lawrence Beeler, 72

Lawrence “Bud” Beeler of Oxford, age 72, passed away at home on February 17, 2021. Beloved husband of Christine, step-father of Matthew (Tracy) Cooper, Emily (George) McNabb, Best friend and grandpa of Ian McNabb. Dear brother of Deanna Beeler, Alan Beeler and Dawn (Ed) Marges. Brother-in-law of Julie Hunter and Steve (Jude) Dostie. Uncle of […]