Obituaries

Alison G. Furlow

Kingsford — Alison G. Furlow, 91, of Kingsford, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. She was born Jan. 6, 1928, in Iron Mountain, daughter of the late Daniel and Evelyn (Browning) Goodman. Alison was a lifetime resident of Iron ...

Margaret O. Carlson

KINGSFORD — Margaret O. Carlson, 92, of Kingsford, passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at ManorCare, following a brief illness. A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 11 at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain. Visitation and luncheon will follow in Luther ...

Yoko Swanson

GOODMAN, Wis. — Yoko Swanson, 86, of Goodman, passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. She was born Nov. 25, 1932, in Sapporo, Japan on the Northern Island of Hokkaido. Yoko married Gerald Swanson on Dec. 15, 1952, at the American Embassy in Tokyo. They enjoyed 28 years ...

Norbert Farley

NORWAY — Norbert Farley, 80, of Norway, passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home in Iron Mountain.

Jeremy J. Hill

CRYSTAL FALLS — Jeremy J. Hill, 35, of Crystal Falls, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Saturday, May 4, 2019. He was born April 23, 1984, in Crystal Falls, to Albert L. Hill and Rose Bortolini. Jeremy was a lifelong resident of Crystal Falls. He had worked as a dispatcher and heavy ...

Robert Raboin

NORWAY — Robert Alan Raboin, 68, of Norway, died Monday, May 6, 2019, at his home in Norway. He was born Dec. 14, 1950, in Norway, son of the late Alan and Marilyn (Willis) Raboin. He graduated from Niagara High School in 1969 and continued his education at the University of ...

Lorraine M. Tuchowski

CRYSTAL FALLS — Lorraine M. Tuchowski, 94, of Crystal Falls, passed away peacefully in her home on Monday, May 6, 2019. Visitation will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 14 from at the Nash Funeral Home in Crystal Falls. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Guardian Angels ...

Alison G. Furlow

KINGSFORD — Alison G. Furlow, 91, of Kingsford, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Iron Mountain.

Donna Fredy Klahn

IRON MOUNTAIN — Donna Fredy Klahn, 66, of Iron Mountain, died unexpectedly on Monday, May 6, 2019, at the Southlake Methodist Hospital in Crown Point, Ind. Funeral arrangements are incomplete will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Margaret O. Carlson

KINGSFORD — Margaret O. Carlson, 92, of Kingsford, passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at ManorCare, following a brief illness. A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 11 at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain. Visitation and luncheon will follow in Luther ...

Robert Raboin

NORWAY — Robert Alan Raboin, 68, of Norway, died Monday, May 6, 2019, at his home in Norway. He was born Dec. 14, 1950, in Norway, the son of the late Alan and Marilyn (Willis) Raboin. He graduated from Niagara High School in 1969 and continued his education at The University of ...

Barbara Ann Wright

SUN CITY, Calif. — Barbara Ann Wright, 90, of Sun City, formerly of Iron Mountain, passed away peacefully in Sun City, on Dec. 9, 2018. Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, May 10 at Cemetery Park in Iron Mountain. Candy Buchcuski will officiate. The family has ...

Eldin J. Paquin

IRON MOUNTAIN — Eldin J. Paquin, 90, of Iron Mountain, passed away Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis., from pulmonary fibrosis. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 9 at the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home. Fr. Joseph Gouin will offer ...

Lillian I. Starkey

REPUBLIC — Lillian I. Starkey, 86, lifelong Republic resident, passed away on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019.   A celebration of her life will be held at 11 a.m. Eastern time Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the First Baptist Church of Witch Lake, with Pastor Kevin Brownfield officiating.  Lillian's ...

Willie Frank Jerks

IRON MOUNTAIN — Willie Frank Jerks, 72, passed away, surrounded by family, on March 25, 2019. Willie was born on June 25, 1946, to Milton and Luella Jerks in Detroit, Mich. He graduated from Henry Ford High School. Willie attended Suomi College in Hancock, and Lakeland University in ...

Jeannine L. Finley

KINGSFORD — Jeannine L. Finley, 71, of Kingsford, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at her home. She was born Sept. 11, 1947, in Detroit, Mich., daughter of the late Amos and Corrine (Johnson) Rice. Jeannine graduated from East Detroit High School in 1965. She married ...

Dorothy Temple

NORWAY — Dorothy Temple, 78, of Norway, died Saturday, May 4, 2019, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. She was born July 31, 1940, in Gary, Ind., the daughter of the late Frederick and Dora (Guldswog) Firme. Dorothy graduated from Norway High School in 1958. She ...

Joseph Thaddeus “Ted” Rogers

SPREAD EAGLE, Wis. — Joseph Thaddeus "Ted" Rogers, from Spread Eagle, passed away Feb. 7, 2019, at 7:30 a.m. surrounded by his loving family at the University of Michigan Medical Center, after a 2 year battle with Lymphoma. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, May 10 at ...

Lorraine Tuchowski

CRYSTAL FALLS — Lorraine Tuchowski, 94, of Crystal Falls, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 6, 2019, at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Nash Funeral Home of Crystal Falls.

Richard “Dick” Walsh

KINGSFORD — Richard "Dick" Walsh, 89, of Kingsford, passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home later this week.