Claudia Gooden, 85

Claudia May Gooden, age 85, of Clarkston passed away on Friday, February 18, 2022. She was born on May 29, 1936 in Oxford, to parents Merwin Miller and Winifred May Kintz (nee Yarrow). She graduated from Oxford High School and retired from the Oakland County Court House. Her hobbies included writing poetry, painting and baking. […]

Joyce Johnson

Joyce Ann Husted McBride Johnson of Lake Orion, Oxford, Pontiac and Adrian passed away on Dec. 12, 2021. She was 82. Proceeded by her father, Herklas, her mother Aglaee Husted Trudeau, her husband Richard McBride, her husband Tom Johnson and her longtime companion Amos Ponder. She is survived by her sister Sharon Roop Farrell, her […]

Dianne Peterson

Dianne Peterson (nee Burgess) of Oxford, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 14, 2022 after a courageous fight with cancer. She is survived by her husband and best friend Larry, her mother Aneta, sister Dana, brothers Duane and Deron and several nieces and a nephew. Dianne was Vice President, tax, and finance for Beztak. She […]

Konnie McWilliams, 62

Konnie L. McWilliams, age 62 of North Branch, passed away on February 12, 2022. She was born in Pontiac, on July 9, 1959. Konnie was a loving and very giving person who welcomed everyone with open arms. She enjoyed tending to her flowers, bird watching, and cooking for family. She loved her dogs and her […]

David Wiegand, 79

Leonard resident David Joseph Wiegand passed away on Feb. 14, 2022. He was age 79. Loving husband of Carmela Wiegand, dear father of Beth Selander, D.J. (Kelly) Wiegand and Alison (Diane Matthew) Wiegand, cherished grandfather of Penelope and Matilda, brother of Elaine (Don) Wade. Predeceased by his siblings George, Ron and James. Funeral Mass, Friday, […]

Lawrence Itoney, 80

Lawrence James Itoney passed peacefully on Feb. 4, 2022 after a brief battle with cancer. The long-time resident of Ortonville and Oxford was born on Aug. 18, 1941. He was predeceased by parents, John and Claire Itoney (formerly of Oxford) and beloved brother-in-law, Bill Mason. Survived by his loving sister, Dolores, children, Lisa (Mike) and […]

John Griswold, 69

John Ray Griswold passed away on Feb. 1, 2022. He was 69-years-old. He was born on April 21, 1952 in upstate New York. There he met the love of his life and soul mate, his wife of 44 years, Michele (Anderson) Griswold. In 1993, John, Michele, and their three children moved to Michigan. Here they […]

Gary Ardelan, 66

Oxford resident Gary Alan Ardelan passed away on January 21, 2022. He was 66-years-old. He was preceded in death by his father, William Ardelan and sister, Janet Wardrop. He is survived by his wife, Suzanne (née Viers) and two daughters Libby and Julie, his mother, Joyce and siblings Linda (Ardelan), Carol (Caverly), Larry Ardelan, and […]

Beverley Ruch, 86

Beverley Joy Ruch, age 86 of Oxford, passed away on January 21, 2022. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert “Bob” Ruch in 2016. She is survived by her children: Michael (Lainey), Evelyn (Patrick), and Steve (Stacy); 12 Grandchildren: Jeff (Sara), Scott (Jenny), Bianca (Damien), Mikelle (Mae Ann), AJ (Lovely), Kristine (Jackson), Chelsea […]

Carl Holcomb, 81

Carl Ward Holcomb passed away unexpectedly at home in Oxford on January 16, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Oliver, daughter, Kathleen Holcomb-Bentz of Hagerstown, MD; step-daughter, Theresa Harrelson of Tiburon, CA; son Carl Holcomb, Jr. of Gaylord; and sister Anita St. Clair of Oxford. He was preceded in death by his parents […]