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Obituaries - Feb. 20, 2018

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Marie M. Schmitt passed away on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 at Fremont Fountain View.

Visitation was held at St. Michaels Church one hour prior to the Resurrection Mass on Saturday, Feb. 17 with Rev. Peter Schafer presiding.

In place of flowers, memorials may be given to St. Michaels Church Building Fund.

Burial will be in St. Michaels Cemetery.



Lucille Annette Price, 86, of Grant, passed away on Feb. 13, 2018 in Cedar Springs. 

Visitation was held on Saturday, Feb. 17, at Fields-McKinley Funeral and Cremation Services, Grant with funeral services held on Sunday, Feb. 18, at the Fields-McKinley Grant Chapel with Pastor Vernon LeFeber officiating. Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association or the Civil Air Patrol. The family would like to thank Green Acres in Cedar Springs for the wonderful loving care that was provided to Lucille and the family. Please share your memories of Lucille online at www.fieldsmckinley.com.



Benjamin Rinholt Benson, 94, of Newaygo, passed away on February 14, 2018 in Newaygo, Michigan. 

Memorials are suggested to the Newaygo County Commission on Aging. Please share your memories of Benjamin online at www.fieldsmckinley.com.


6.1.1935 – 2.10.2018

Alfred (Al) William Pugno Jr.   passed away peacefully in Connecticut on Feb. 10, 2018. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Arlene and Al Pugno Scholarship Fund at The Fremont Area Community Foundation located at 4424 West 48th Street, Fremont MI 49412.  There will be a private memorial service held along the bank of The Little Manistee River, Trout Opening Weekend.



Larry Dale Beisiegel fell asleep in death Feb. 12, 2018 surrounded by family.

A joint memorial service will be held for family and friends for both Larry and Lee Ann on Saturday Feb. 24 at 2 p.m. with Jimmy Williams officiating at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 6381 S. Evergreen Dr. (M-37), Newaygo,  MI 49337.



White Cloud

Harriet Elizabeth Peavey, 91, of White Cloud and formerly of Northville, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 at her home. 

Celebration of Life Services will be held in the summer of 2018 at PV’s Resort in White Cloud.  Friends may consider memorial contributions to the White Cloud Library in memory of Harriet.  Arrangements by Crandell Funeral Home – White Cloud Chapel.  www.crandellfh.com.



LaVinna Gertrude Rottier, 98, of Fremont, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. 

Funeral services were held on Monday, Feb. 19, at the First Baptist Church in Fremont with Pastor Steve Summerfield presiding with interment in the Maple Grove Cemetery.  Friends may consider memorial contributions to Gideon’s International in memory of LaVinna.  Friends may send a condolence or share a memory with the Rottier family online at www.crandellfh.com.   Arrangements by Crandell Funeral Home – Fremont Chapel.



Robert Kay “Bob” Robart, 77, of Fremont, passed away Saturday morning, Jan. 27, 2018 at his home following a short illness. 

A time to gather was held to celebrate Bob’s life on Sunday, Feb. 18. Friends may consider memorial contributions to the Bob Robart Football Scholarship Fund, c/o Fremont Athletic Department 5421 S. Warner Fremont MI  49412 in memory of Bob. Arrangements by Crandell Funeral Home – Fremont Chapel.  www.crandellfh.com 



Patricia Ann (Holley) Gray, 87, of Fremont, passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018 at the Newaygo Medical Care Facility in Fremont following an 11 year struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. 

A time of gathering to celebrate and remember Pat’s life will be held in the summer of 2018 at the Crandell Funeral Home – Fremont Chapel and will be announced at a later date with interment in the Maple Grove Cemetery in Fremont. 

Arrangements by Crandell Funeral Home – Fremont Chapel. www.crandellfh.com.