Obituaries

Gary F. Bryant, 74 of Grayling, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018. at his son, Matthews home in Grayling.  Born on May 31, 1944, in Detroit, he was the son of Charles and Lorna (Robertson) Bryant. Gary proudly served his country for 10 years in the U.S. Navy and then for 21 years in the...
Harold J. Boucher, passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2018, at the age of 86.  He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Marilyn Wrona of Jackson.  Harold is survived by his wife Jean of 60 years, three children, Harold, Cody (Pam), and Debra Gaston, six grandchildren; Haley...
Mark Joseph Kolka “Big Fellar/Kolka-Nut,” 57, passed away unexpectedly at home on July 9th, 2018. Born on August 29th, 1960 to Theodore “Jack” & Carol (Korhonen) Kolka. Mark was a 1978 graduate of Grayling High School. He married Mary Rutkowski on July 11th, 1981, and they raised one...
Helen Henrietta Keeler, 84, of Grayling passed away peacefully Friday, July 13, 2018.  Helen is survived by sister, Patricia (Don) Germain, of Grayling and several nieces and nephews and their extended families.  She is preceded in death by her parents, 6 sisters and 6 brothers. Helen was...
Paula Jean Hunter, 59, of Traverse City, formerly of Grayling, passed away on July 11, 2018.  Paula was born on Sept. 21, 1958 in Grayling, the 4th and youngest daughter of Leslie R. and Eldena (Dreyer) Hunter.  Paula attended Grayling schools and graduated from Grayling High School in 1976...
Gerald John Graham, 83, of Grayling, Michigan,  passed away peacefully Monday, July 16, 2018, at his home.  Gerald is survived by his wife of 32 years, Marian (Kronner) Graham; children, Leslee Graf and Gregg Graham; grandchildren, Robert and Nathan Napolitano, Aidan, Lucas, and Grace Graham;...
Born February 12, 1937, in Lansing, passed away on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. The son of the late Edward J. and Evelyn F. (Long) Bofysil. Gary served in the Michigan National Guard for 34 years. He retired as Chief Warrant Officer 4 in 1989.  Gary’s passion was boating. His family was his...
Harry Eugene “Nubby” Prieskorn, age 90, of Grayling, passed away on July 7, 2018.  He was born in Ypsilanti on April 24, 1928 the son or Fred and Georgia (Smith) Prieskorn.  Harry was raised in the Detroit area and attended Detroit Public and Wayne County Schools.  He graduated in 1946 and...
Harold "Bud" R. Bollman, of Lake City, passed away on Friday, July 6, 2018, at Green Acres Retirement Living in Cadillac. He was 91.  He owned and operated Bud's Standard Service and Cabins in Lovells from 1955 until his time of retirement in 2006. Bud was born on December 26, 1926, in Blue...
Nova J. Anderson, 65, of Grayling, passed away on July 3, 2018.  She was born to the late Ferris and Norma (Hyslop) Engel on September 26, 1952, in West Branch, Michigan. Nova was raised on the Engel Homestead in West Branch.  She married Richard J. Anderson on April 15, 1971, in West...

Pages

Crawford County Avalanche

Mailing Address
Box 490
Grayling, MI 49738

Phone: 989-348-6811
FAX: 989-348-6806
E-Mail: information@crawfordcountyavalanche.com

Comment Here