Ira J. Smith Jr., 91

Ira “Bud” Joseph Smith 91, of Oxford passed from this life into eternal life on May 21, 2020 at Royal Oak Beaumont Hospital from cardiac complications.Bud was born the youngest of three boys on Flag Day, June 14, 1928 at home in Detroit. He is preceded in death by: his parents Ira J. and Milda […]

William Huntoon, 75

William “Bill”  V. Huntoon of Waterford died May 25, 2020 at the age of 75. He was preceded in death by his parents, Orrin and Bernice Huntoon, brother, Robert and children, Jennifer and Matthew. Beloved husband of Carolyn; Dear brother of Sally Szilagyi; Brother-in-law of Melissa Huntoon; Step-father of Scott Sluiter, Brandon Sluiter and Heidi […]

Helen Dick, 97

Helen Jane Dick died peacefully on May 27, 2020, having recently celebrated her 97th birthday. She lived in her Dennison Street home of 66 yrs right to the end, and was with family throughout. She was dearly loved by all those who knew her. Her husband Robert predeceased her in 1993. At last they are […]

Guy Dempsey, Jr.

Former Oxford resident Guy Dempsey, Jr., of Dallas, Texas passed away on April 2, 2020. Mr. Dempsey was born in Oxford to Guy and Melva (nee Robinson) Dempsey, and was a long time resident here until leaving to serve in the United States Marine Corps. In the Feb. 25, 1959 Oxford Leader, it was reported […]

Eleanor Blissett, 88

Eleanor Jane Blissett, 88, of Harrison, formerly of Grand Traverse County, Michigan, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2020. She was born on April 28, 1932. Graveside memorial services honoring Mrs. Blissett will be held later this summer at Whitewater Township Cemetery, Grand Traverse County, with a family picnic immediately following. To share an online memory […]

Linda Janik, 56

Linda Janik, age 56, of Columbiaville, Michigan died Sunday, May 17, 2020 at home.  Linda Marie Janik was born December 13, 1963 in Pontiac, MI. She is the daughter of the late Henry and the late Geraldine (Bozynski) Janik.  Linda grew up in Rochester, MI. She attended vocational schools in the Alpena and Pontiac Schools […]

Robert Prunty, 79

Robert “Bob” William Prunty died on May 3, 2020 in Oxford. He was 79-years-old. Mr. Prunty was born June 3, 1940 in Fairfield, Iowa. Preceded in death by his loving wife Louise Z. Prunty (McMurrain), his daughter Lisa Ann Prunty, his parents Robert J. Prunty and Francis Prunty (Black) as well as several siblings. Bob […]

Thelma Lowe, 96

Thelma M. Lowe, age 96 of Oxford, Michigan, passed away April 24, 2020. She was born in Flint, Michigan on June 22, 1923. Thelma was preceded in death by her loving husband: Sidney Lowe; parents: James and Verda Boswell; sisters: Mozelle and Vadah; brother: James. Survived by her son: Robert (Phyllis) Lowe; sisters: Thaila Hood […]

David Sweeney, 82

David Lee Sweeney, age 82 of Oxford, formerly of Lapeer, died May 12, 2020. He was born April 3, 1938 to Harry and Dorothy Sweeney in Oxford, He graduated from Oxford High School in the class of 1956 and later graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from U of M in Flint. He […]

Judy Doublestein, 79

In loving memory of Judith (Judy) Ann (Pascoe) Doublestein. Judy passed peacefully, surrounded by her three loving children, who were caring for her at her residence in Goodrich, Michigan on Sunday, May 10, 2020.  She was born on July 13, 1940, in Detroit Michigan, to Willis and Helen (Burns) Pascoe. She was predeceased by her […]