Richard O’Dell, 89

Richard Arnold O’Dell of Davison, formerly of Ortonville, died Wednesday February 17, 2021 at McLaren-Lapeer Regional. He was 89. Private family Funeral Liturgy will be at 2 p.m.,Tuesday (February 23) at Hansen Funeral Home Groves Chapel, Downtown Davison. Fr. Andrew A. Czajkowski officiating, burial will follow in St. John Catholic Cemetery. Family will receive visitors […]

Martha Riley, 80

Former Oxford resident Martha Ann Riley, age 80 of Imlay City, passed away on February 17, 2021. She was born in Bronson, MI on February 19, 1940, and graduated from Bronson High School. Martha married Tom Riley on September 13, 1959, and they enjoyed 61 years together. She worked as a secretary for Oxford Methodist […]

Grace Pender, 94

Grace Pender, of Lake Orion, age 94, went to be with the Lord on February 12, 2021. Grace was an example of Christian faith and good living to all. She was very gracious and intelligent. She is predeceased by her loving husband, Carl; brothers Rene and Hector; and stepchildren David, Randy (Marie) and Nora (Bob). […]

Marcella Frost, 97

Marcella June Frost, age 97, passed away February 13, 2021 at Pines of Lapeer in Lapeer, MI. She was born June 19, 1923 in Pontiac, Marcella was a graduate of Oxford High School class of 1941. She worked for Pontiac Motors and the Oxford Bank before beginning her career working for Oxford Schools from 1961-1989 […]

Dean Younker, 86

From the Payson (AZ) Roundup newspaper Dean Younker, 86, of Payson, AZ was called home to heaven to be with our lord on Feb. 4, 2021. His work here on earth was done. Dean was born in Columbiaville, MI and was raised on his family farm in Oxford, MI. He graduated high school in 1952 […]

Andrew Smale, 39

Leonard resident Andrew Smale passed away on January 26, 2021. He was 39 years old. Loving father of Hannah Smale of Lake Orion, devoted son of Bob and Marilyn Smale of Oxford, dear brother of Susie Smale of New York, beloved nephew of Dotty Boatman of Denmark. Andrew attended Kingsbury Country Day School and graduated […]

Larry Douglas, Sr., 82

Oxford resident Larry Richard Douglas Sr.died Saturday, February 6, 2021. He was 82. Larry was born September 19, 1938 in Oxford, the son of Ronald and Vivian Douglas. He was a 1957 graduate of Oxford High School. He married Ruth Ann Douglas on May 3, 1975. He served 8 years in the United States Army […]

Judith Johnson, 78

Oxford resident Judith Elizabeth Johnson passed away on January 22, 2021. She was 78-years-old. She was the loving wife of Daniel. Dear mother of Lori (Kriss) Curtis, Mark Johnson, Eric Johnson and Lisa Jamnik. Grandmother of Brian (Melissa) Johnson, Lauren Curtis, Daniel Curtis, Matthew Curtis, Jeff Johnson and Josh Johnson. Great grandmother of Avery and […]

Cynthia Montgomery , 97

On January 18 at 1:17 a.m., but truly in God’s time, Cynthia Ann (Coe) Montgomery went home to be with the Lord at age 97. She is survived in life by her sons, Eugene, Frederick and Lloyd; daughters-in-law, Shermie and Kathy; and grandchildren, Cindy, Stephen, Bobby, James, Frederick, Tammy, Courtney, Erin, Jennifer, Ryan, Kelly and […]

Thomas Hobbs, 85

Former longtime Oxford resident, Tom Hobbs, 85, passed away peacefully on January 22, 2021 with family members by his side. Tom was born on July 3, 1935 to Joe and Lottie Hobbs. He was raised in Detroit in a Polish Catholic neighborhood and attended Chadsey High School. At the age of 17, he joined the […]