Obituaries

Gerald Wayne Lorentz, 76, of Maple Forest Township passed away on December 31, 2019. He was the 20th child of Roscoe and Hattie (Cook) Lorentz, born in Gaylord on July 27, 1942.  Gerald enjoyed fishing, tinkering in his garage, sports (especially hockey), riding four wheelers and snowmobiles...
Sylvia M. Chrispen passed away Tuesday, December 31, 2019 after a short battle with cancer. Sylvia was born to Arthur and Dessie (Hall) James in Jonesboro, Arkansas on April 3, 1934. She lived most of her life in California, where she did photography at Knott’s Berry Farm with first husband,...
Violet Margaret Kehr, 99, of Grayling passed away peacefully December 24, 2019.  A full obituary and memorial service details will be published at a later date.  Arrangements provided by Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.
Jeannie Marie (Kucharek) Whaley, 61, of Perry, Michigan, formerly of Grayling, Michigan, passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home surrounded by family on Monday, December 16, 2019. Jeannie was born to William and Patricia (Keeler) Kucharek in Grayling, Michigan on October 16, 1958. She...
Dawn Marie Haag Pindell unexpectedly left the earth to fly with the angels on December 20, 2019.  Dawn was born in South Bend, Indiana on January 14, 1964 to William and Sherry Haag.  She was an Army brat, following the family around while her dad was in the Army for 22 ½ years.  In September...
Duane of Grayling Michigan, hometown North Branch/Lapeer Michigan, passed away Monday morning December 16, 2019. He was born in North Branch, Michigan at home to Fred and Ruth (Gates) Lamphier. Graduating from Lapeer High School in 1953, he lived and worked on the family farm until...
Jeannie Marie (Kucharek) Whaley, 61, of Perry, Michigan, formerly of Grayling, passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home surrounded by family on Monday, December 16, 2019. A funeral service will take place 2 p.m., Saturday, December 21, 2019 at Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home with...
Troy LaMotte, age 62, of Grayling, passed away on Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at his home. He is survived by his daughters, Tiffany (Calvin) Wilson, Brandon (Gary) Andrews; grandchildren, Riley, Lindsey, Madison and Cadin Andres; father, Walter LaMotte; sisters, Janet (Duane) Brainard, Christine...
Victoria Rae (McEvers) Gascho, 73, of Monument, Colorado passed away at home surrounded by family on November 25, 2019. She valiantly battled cancer for over four years.  Born and raised in Grayling, Michigan, Vicki became a follower of Jesus early in life, committing herself to a life of...
Albert J. Tomes Sr., 79 of Frederic, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Crawford Continuing Care in Grayling. Born on June 29, 1940 in Detroit, he was the son of Elmer and Genevieve (Snyder) Tomes.  Before moving up North, for many years he lived in Detroit where he and his wife, Carol...

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