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MARGARET ULRICHRaymond Bliemeister
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Raymond Bliemeister
Raymond Bliemeister, 81, died Saturday, February 28, 2015.
Ray was born on May 15, 1933, in Mount Clemens, the only son of Edward and Clara (nee Kerner) Bliemeister. On Jan. 7, 1956, Ray married Rosie Rowan at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Omo.
Ray was a Korean War United States Army Veteran. He was a journeyman electrician for Scheper's Electric until retiring in May of 1995. Ray enjoyed woodworking, feeding the birds and playing on his tractor. He had a very extensive hat collection and it was rare to see him without one on. Ray was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Ray is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Rosie; children, Lonnie (Kathy), Kathy (Tom) Lane, Karen (James) Brohl, David (Connie Sides) and Edward (Tabitha); grandchildren, Lisa (Darren), Paul (Amy), Jason (Camille), Kevin, Steven, Cassie, Tiffany (Ronnie), Travis, Tyler and Darian; great-grandchildren, Noah, Olivia, Peyton, Mya and Haley; and sister, Marily (Mark) Hardwick. Ray was predeceased by his grandchildren, Amy and Matthew; sisters, Evelyn, Madelyn and Carolyn; and parents.
Instate 10 a.m. to the 11 a.m. funeral service with military honors Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at Hauss Funeral Home, 47477 Romeo Plank (North of 21 Mile), Macomb. Memorial tributes to the family's wishes. www.haussfuneralhomes
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Margaret Virginia Ulrich, 95, of Romeo, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2015, at Curry House in Cadillac, Michigan.
Margaret was born on Lake Point near Detroit, on Feb. 17, 1920, to Frederich and Clara Ulrich. The family moved to a seven acre farm in Romeo when Margaret was three years old.
Margaret graduated from Romeo High School in 1938 and was employed for 45 years by Church's Lumber in Utica. She then volunteered for 15 years in the library at Powell Middle School in Washington, Michigan. Since childhood, Margaret has been a faithful member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Romeo.
Margaret was predeceased by her parents and brother, Walter. She is survived by two nieces, Nancy Schuneman of Houghton Lake, and Janet Raeburn of Greer, South Carolina; two great-nieces and two great-nephews; and two close friends and traveling companions, Nancy Mohr and Ellen Shanafelt, both of Sears, Michigan.
Memorial donations may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church of Romeo or to Mercy Hospice of Cadillac in Margaret's honor.
Visitation will be 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Thursday, March 5, at Roth-Muir Funeral Home in Romeo. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., at the funeral home. Burial will be made at Romeo Cemetery.
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Death notices . . .
Mary Lou Smith Tremblay, 77, of Sterling Heights, died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015. Arrangements by Roth-Muir Funeral Home, Romeo.
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Velma Salisbury, 87, of Armada, died Wednesday, Feb. 18. Arrangements by Roth-Muir Funeral Home, Romeo.
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Charles Homer Dukti, 73, of Washington Township, died Wednesday, Feb. 25. Arrangements by Roth-Muir Funeral Home, Romeo.

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Kathy Christian, 61, of Berville, died Monday, March 2, 2015. Arrangements by Tiffany-Young and Hauss Funeral Home, Armada.
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Richard Dale Bishop of Washington Township died peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at the age of 58 years.
Richard Dale was born on Aug. 9, 1956, in Romeo, Michigan, a son of Jonathan and Florence (nee Robeson) Bishop. On April 22, 1978, Dale married Suzanne Siewert at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Macomb Township which is where he and Suzanne still attend.
Dale worked for Stanley/Black and Decker as a materials manager since November of 1977. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Dale will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Dale is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Suzanne; children, Stephanie Bishop and Nathan Bishop; siblings, twin Robert Dean Bishop, Marilyn Ploetz, Donald (Donna) Bishop, Lois (Floyd) Ramey and Thelma (Leroy) Thrush; and many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Dale was predeceased by his parents, Jonathan and Florence Bishop.
Services have already taken place with interment at St. John Evangelical Cemetery in Shelby Township. Memorial tributes to St. Peter Lutheran Church — Dale Bishop Memorial Fund or Hospice Advantage.
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