Theodore Fitch, 83

Theodore Carl Fitch, age 83, of Oxford, passed away January 26, 2020. Ted worked as a supervisor for the railroad industry for 41 years. After retiring from the railways, Ted continued to use his talents by working with Oxford Bank for a additional 8 years. Ted was the beloved husband of Karen Fitch (nee. Meatte) […]

Former Oxford barber, Ken Seames

Former Oxford barber, Ken Seames

Former Oxford barber Kenneth Hugh Seames of Atlas Township died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020 at Ascension Genesys Hospital, Grand Blanc. He was 79. A staunch supporter of Goodrich and Ortonville youth and of local businesses, Mr. Seames owned and operated Ken’s Barbershop in downtown Goodrich for over 30 years. He retired from the […]

Bernice Ruth Rider, 75

  Bernice Ruth Rider, 75, of Elkhart, IN, passed away on Wednesday January 22, 2020 at her home. She was born May 26, 1944 in Pontiac  to Bernard F. and Ruth A. (Sirdan) Parker. On Dec. 8, 1967 in Lake Orion,  she married Guy Rider who preceded her in death on Sep. 13, 2006. Surviving […]

Gloria Smith, 85

Ortonville resident Gloria Jean Smith passed away on Jan. 10, 2020. She was 85. Gloria was born on April 5, 1934. She was the loving wife of the late James; dear mother of Pamela Wild, Karen Smith, Barbara Montgomery and Julie Durant; adored grandmother of Danielle, Courtney and Sasha (Scott); great grandmother of Lexi, Taylor […]

Betty Hedges, 73

Former Oxford resident Betty Hedges passed away on Dec. 31, 2019 in Henderson, Nevada. She was 73 years old. Betty was born in Detroit  on Feb. 15, 1946 to Emilius and Melenia VanHoudt.   Betty grew up in Detroit and after marrying Doug, they settled down in Sterling Heights and had their children, later moving […]

Judith Ann Welch, 77

Judith Ann Welch, age 77, of Roscommon, died on Sunday, January 5, 2020, at home in the presence and comfort of her family. Judy was born August 28, 1942 in Pennsylvania to Abby Heichel and Blaine Heichel. Judy will be greatly missed by her family and friends. She is survived by her children, Tony and […]

Tommy Risinger, 73

Tommy Lin Risinger, 73, of Metamora, died Tuesday, December 31, 2019. He was born March 24, 1946 in Pontiac. Tommy graduated from Oxford High School, class of 1964. He proudly served his country in the United States Army, during the Vietnam War. When he returned home, he married Kathleen Wade on November 28, 1969 in […]

Michael Conner, 69

Micheal D Conner age 69 of Oxford, MI passed away suddenly December 26, 2019. He is survived by his wife Mary, daughters Rosemary (Matt), Raina (Aaron), Shellie, and grandchildren Bruce, Brandon, Ashley, Tyler and AJ. Arrangements for cremation entrusted to Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors, Oxford.

Julia Ann Binning, 85

Julia Ann Binning, of Luther, passed away on December 24, 2019 at Grand Oaks Nursing Center in  Baldwin. She was 85 years old. Julia was born on August 25, 1934 in Waterford Township to Floyd and Merle (Hutchinson) Giddins. On August 14, 1954 she entered into marraige with James Mercer Binning in Waterford Township. She […]

Charles Haddrill, 75

Charles Richard Haddrill, 75 of Addison Township, passed away December 14, 2019. He was born March 23, 1944 in Pontiac, Michigan, the son of Dan and Marion (Baza) Haddrill. He married Mary Beal on August 3, 1966 at the Lakeville Methodist Church. He started driving trucks at the age of 12 and did so until […]