Obituaries

Shirley Whitson
B: 1939-10-29
D: 2018-12-02
View Details
Whitson, Shirley
Carl Stone, Jr.
B: 1964-06-07
D: 2018-12-01
View Details
Stone, Jr., Carl
Bobby Norman
B: 1955-11-14
D: 2018-11-28
View Details
Norman, Bobby
Stuart Johnston
B: 1936-03-27
D: 2018-11-25
View Details
Johnston, Stuart
Georgianna Watsell
B: 1938-08-07
D: 2018-11-24
View Details
Watsell, Georgianna
Wendy Bowling
B: 1953-05-02
D: 2018-11-23
View Details
Bowling, Wendy
Richard Hansen
B: 1961-03-06
D: 2018-11-22
View Details
Hansen, Richard
Nancy Dumas
B: 1932-05-10
D: 2018-11-18
View Details
Dumas, Nancy
Roger Muldavin
B: 1934-02-01
D: 2018-11-15
View Details
Muldavin, Roger
Lela Miller
B: 1921-03-11
D: 2018-11-14
View Details
Miller, Lela
Leona Rodgers
B: 1931-12-10
D: 2018-11-09
View Details
Rodgers, Leona
Kimberly Monnot
B: 1958-07-17
D: 2018-11-08
View Details
Monnot, Kimberly
Patrick Cusack
B: 1920-03-20
D: 2018-11-06
View Details
Cusack, Patrick
Michael Messner
B: 1953-04-01
D: 2018-11-04
View Details
Messner, Michael
Laurence Glover
B: 1933-06-11
D: 2018-10-30
View Details
Glover, Laurence
Raymond LaFrance
B: 1940-07-25
D: 2018-10-28
View Details
LaFrance, Raymond
Susan Myers
B: 1949-10-19
D: 2018-10-27
View Details
Myers, Susan
Joy Fields
B: 1940-06-21
D: 2018-10-23
View Details
Fields, Joy
Hazel Polcyn
B: 1928-11-01
D: 2018-10-23
View Details
Polcyn, Hazel
Henrietta LaFrance
B: 1943-01-31
D: 2018-10-22
View Details
LaFrance, Henrietta
Donald Shirey
B: 1953-06-06
D: 2018-10-21
View Details
Shirey, Donald

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
309 W. Parkdale Avenue
Manistee, MI 49660
Phone: (231) 723-1117
Fax: (231) 723-1029

Preparing for the Funeral Service

While there is a lot to think about in planning a service for a loved one, it's good to know that your Funeral Director will take care of all the details involved in bringing your plans to reality. In this section we have practical information about writing an obituary and delivering a eulogy. We've also included tips on funeral etiquette - those essential social graces that make such an occasion bearable. Our FAQ section may have the exact answers you're looking for - but if not, we invite you to call us.

Writing Down a Life: Crafting the Obituary
An obituary serves as notification that an individual has died and provides service details. But it can be for more than that. Our guidelines will help you in writing a well-crafted obituary.
Writing and Delivering a Eulogy
Writing and delivering a eulogy is a way of paying tribute to a loved one’s memory. But it can be a challenge to write and to deliver. Our tips can help.
Social Expectations: a Primer on Funeral Etiquette
Unless you’ve been to many funerals, we’re sure you have questions about what you should wear, say, or do while there. We’ve got the experience, and can give you the right information.
Frequently-Asked-Questions
Do you have questions? We’ve listed the most common ones we’ve heard here, and provided honest answers to each. If yours isn’t listed here, we invite you to call us.

365 Days of Healing

Grieving doesn't always end with the funeral: subscribe to our free daily grief support email program, designed to help you a little bit every day, by filling out the form below.

52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.