Obits

Obituary: Robert Ayers, 88, Ludington.

June 16, 2015
Obituary: Robert Ayers, 88, Ludington.

Robert Earl Ayers, age 88 of Ludington passed away on Sunday June 14, 2015 at the Harbor Hospice Poppen Residence in Muskegon. He was born on December 2, 1926 in Ludington, son of the late Earl and Louise (Zachow) Ayers.  Robert attended Ludington High School and graduated with the class of 1944.  He then enlisted in the United States Army…

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Obituary: Ronald Houk, 81, Ludington.

June 15, 2015
Obituary: Ronald Houk, 81, Ludington.

Rev. Dr. Ronald Arlington Houk, aged 81 of Ludington passed away on Friday, June 12, 2015 at Mercy Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Rapids.  Dr. Houk was born on June 15, 1933 in Ludington the son of Arlington and Reva (Kistler) Houk, and graduated from Sparta High School.  He served his country during the Korean Conflict with the United…

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Obituary: Harvey Buter, 78, Ludington.

June 11, 2015
Obituary: Harvey Buter, 78, Ludington.

Harvey Jay Buter, aged 78, of Ludington, went to his heavenly home on June 10, 2015.  Harvey worked for years at Clark Floor Machine in Muskegon and Simonds Industries in Big Rapids before retiring to Scottville. Harvey was an antique car enthusiast, having restored a 1930 Model A, 1936 Ford and other various cars throughout the years.  He was a…

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Obituary: Ella Mae Conant, 84, Riverton Twp.

June 5, 2015
Obituary: Ella Mae Conant, 84, Riverton Twp.

Ella Mae Conant, aged 84 of Riverton Township, Pentwater passed away after a short but courageous bout with cancer.  Ella Mae was born on September 20, 1930 in Lapeer County, the daughter of William Laverne and Rosellen Rebecca (St. John) Walker and graduated from Lapeer High School with the class of 1947.  On May 19, 1951 she married Joseph Conant…

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Obituary: Kayla Marie Parrish, 22, Scottville.

June 4, 2015
Obituary: Kayla Marie Parrish, 22, Scottville.

Kayla Marie Parrish, 22, of Scottville passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 31, 2015 in Muskegon.  Kayla was born on September 18, 1992 in Traverse City, the daughter of Bud Parrish and Tamarra Lahiff and graduated from Mason County Central High School with the class of 2011. Kayla was a huge Detroit Lions fan, and liked to cheer on the…

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