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BEVERLY WITTDEATH NOTICE
FREDDIE HEPTINGJANE DRINKHORN
LEO COUTUREMARCIA BOLAM
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LEO COUTURE
Leo P. "Lee" Couture, 75, passed away Sunday, May 17, 2015, at Shelby Nursing Center.
He was born Sept. 1, 1939, the son of Leo and Viola (Buckman) in Hazel Park. Lee married his beloved wife Irene M. Alward on May 28, 1977.  He worked for Ford Motor Company at the Livonia plant for over 34 years. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed spending time with his family.
He leaves to mourn his beloved wife Irene; beloved children Joyce Mackie of Troy, Dean (Debbie) Reinhardt of Ray, Paula (Dennis) Reinhardt of Macomb and Christine Krause of Arcadia, Indiana; 11 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Denise Rosario; and sister, Carol Etzl.
Donations may be made to St. Francis Maximilian Catholic Church or charity of choice.
A memorial service will be held noon, Wednesday, May 27, at St. Francis Maximilian Catholic Church (62811 New Haven Road, Ray, MI 48096). Arrangements entrusted to the Roth-Muir Funeral Home-Romeo.
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MARCIA BOLAM
Marcia F. Bolam, 56, a lifelong Washington/Romeo area resident, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at her home.
Marcia was born March 3, 1959, in Lapeer, the daughter of John M. and Helen (Hixon) MacLeod. She married Bob Bolam on Nov. 13, 1982, at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Romeo.
Marcia worked many years as a bus driver for the Romeo Schools and then worked as a secretary in the bus garage for a few more years. After retiring, she worked as a greeter at the Malburg Funeral Home and did home care for area families children. Her hobbies include reading, scrap booking, and spending time in Mexico during the winters.
Marcia is survived by her husband Bob; daughter Abby (Dan) Carito of Shelby Township; and her mother, Nancy MacLeod of Romeo.
Visitation: 2-8 p.m., Thursday, May 21, Henry M. Malburg Funeral Home, Romeo.
Services: noon, Friday, May 22, at the funeral home. Rev. Eric Majeski of Grace Lutheran Fellowship of Romeo officiating. Donations to "Kids Kicking Cancer" would be appreciated.
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BEVERLY WITT
Beverly Barbara Witt, 73, a 2 year resident of Lexington and formerly of Romeo and Birmingham, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at McLaren Hospital Port Huron.  Beloved wife of The Rev. Lynn F. Witt whom she married on Oct. 15, 1960, at East Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Detroit.  Dear mother of Alyce (Ron) Riggs, Deborah (Michael) Azevedo and the late Elizabeth A. Bissonette and Faith Elaine Witt. Dear mother-in-law of Robert Bissonette. Loving grandmother of Justin and Jarrett Azevedo. Dear sister of the late James Manus. Sister-in-law of Jo-Linda Manus and Carleen Eaton.
Beverly was a 1959 graduate of Lutheran High East and attended Grace School of Nursing. She was a former Lutheran Woman of the Year, taught Women's Bible Studies and was actively involved in developing Women's Ministries with her church families. Beverly was currently a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Lexington. She was an active Republican and retired after working 25 years in funeral service. She was a "True Evangelist of Christ".
A celebration of her life will be held Wednesday, June 24, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 45160 Van Dyke, Utica, where visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. time of service. Private inurnment will be held at St. Peter Lutheran Church Cemetery, St. Johns, Michigan. Memorials are suggested to Grace Lutheran Fellowship Outside Nativity Figurines or the donor's choice of charity. Arrangements by Wm. Sullivan & Son Funeral Home, Utica. Share a memory at www.sullivanfuneraldirectors.com
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FREDDIE HEPTING
A memorial service for Freddie D. Hepting, who died Jan. 3, 2015, will be held at noon, Saturday, June 13, at Alcona Masonic Lodge 292, 316 W. Traverse Bay State Road, Lincoln, Michigan. A small luncheon will follow the service.
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JANE DRINKHORN
Jane Drinkhorn, 73, of Armada, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Arrangements were by Tiffany-Young and Hauss Funeral Home, Armada.
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DEATH NOTICE
James Lawrence Donovan Jr., 57 of Ray Township, died Saturday, May 23, 2015. Arrangements by Roth-Muir Funeral Home, Romeo.
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