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Michael Ganich, 82, of Romeo and formerly of Capac, died Tuesday morning, Jan. 13, 2015, at McLaren Macomb Hospital in Mount Clemens.
He was born March 7, 1932, in Capac, the son of the late John and Martha (Ganish) Ganich. His marriage to Shirley M. Morrin was May 1, 1958, at St. Mary Mystical Rose Catholic Church in  Armada.
Michael served his country with the United States Army from 1952 to 1954. He was employed by General Motors Corporation as a machine repairman for 30 years until his retirement in 1984.
Surviving in addition to his wife, Shirley, of 56 years, are a son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Kathleen Ganich of Canton; two grandchildren, Mary and Teresa Ganich; brothers, George (MaryLu) of Chelsea and Al (Alice) of Duneden, Florida; brother-in-law, Jim Morrin of Memphis; and many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Parker.
Services were held Friday, Jan. 16, at Kaatz Funeral Directors in Capac. Fr. Frederick Kalaj, pastor of St. Cornelius Catholic Church in Dryden, officiated. Burial was in Lynn Township Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to American Cancer Society. Guest book at
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Mary Jean Maule, 85, of Lewiston, passed away Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, at American House in Petoskey.
She was born July 1, 1929. On June 12, 1948, she married Ernest.
After living in Romeo and spending many years as a devoted teacher and coach's wife, Mary and Ernest began spending summers in Lewiston in 1968. An extremely crafty lady, Mary spent many hours knitting and crocheting various items for family. At one point, she even entered and placed in a rug hooking competition. Above all Mary was proud of the devout Catholic family she raised and will be remembered for the love she had for each member.
She is survived by her children, Pat (Wayne) Love of Harbor Springs and Mark (Lori) of Lewiston; grandchildren, Nicholas (Megan), Scott (Theresa), Michelle, Heather, Patricia, McKenzie, David and Daniel; great grandchildren, Gavin, Grady, Gabriel and Jackson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest.
Services were held Friday, Jan. 16, at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Lewiston.
Memorial contributions in her honor may be made to Hospice of Little Traverse Bay through Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, P.O. Box 1548 Gaylord, MI 49734.
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Lee Wayne Randall, 70, of Washington, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015 at Henry Ford Hospital in Clinton Township.
He was born Aug. 7, 1944, in Detroit, the son of Leo and Jean (Vickers) Randall. Lee graduated from Cooley High School in Detroit in 1962. He married his loving wife Kathleen Elizabeth Tomayko on Feb. 14, 1988, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Lee retired from Don Gooley Cadillac in St. Clair Shores after more than 30 years. He enjoyed four wheeling, Tigers baseball, politics, butter tarts and traveling, but his grandchildren and family were the most important thing in his life.
Lee is survived by his loving wife, Kathleen Tomayko of Washington; his children, Christine Warren of Romeo, Kimberly Young of Romeo, Robert Randall of Leigh High Acres, Florida, Terry (Terri) Tomayko of Richmond and David (Tina) Randall of St. Clair Shores. He is also survived by his 12 grandchildren, Joshua Young of Chesterfield, Brittany (Jimmy) Schocke of Romeo, April Young of Rochester, Sara (Mike) Demick of Shelby, Nicole Young of Clinton Township, Meagan Young of Romeo, Mitchell Tomayko of Grand Rapids, David Tomayko of Richmond, John Tomayko of Richmond, Maria Randall of St. Clair Shores, Aleigha Warren of Romeo and Alex Warren of Romeo; and two great-grandchildren, Remi Schocke of Romeo and Carter Demick of Shelby and one brother Jim (Myrt) Randall of South Lyon.
Services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 21, at the Roth-Muir Funeral Home. Burial will be made at the Mt. Vernon Cemetery. Donations can be made to the family's wishes in Lee's name. Guestbook at
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Josephine Nedwick, East Jordan, died Jan. 11, 2015. Arrangements were by Muir Brothers Funeral Home, Almont.
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Jean E. Dey, 66, a lifelong Romeo area resident, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015.
Jean was born May 29, 1948, the daughter of Frederick and Mary Bentley.
Jean is survived by her mother, Mary Bentley; her son, Scott (Gale) Bentley; five grandchildren, Bethani, Kayla, Scott, Jennifer, Frederick; and a great-granddaughter. She is also survived by a brother, Ted (Chris); her sister, Jane Cox; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father, Frederick Bentley; a sister, Linda Bentley; her beloved husband, Michael Dey; and her son, Michael Dey Jr.
Jean retired from Alco Plastics. She enjoyed playing bingo and spending time at the Romeo Senior Center. The joy of her life was her children, grandchildren, family and friends.
A memorial service has been planned for 1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 7, at Faith Free Will Baptist Church in Ray Township.
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Michael J. McDonough, 75, of Romeo, passed away Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 at Sinai Grace Hospital in Detroit.
He was born Nov. 20, 1939, the son of John  and Evelyn (Kingsbury) McDonough in Detroit.
Michael graduated from St. Cyril High School in Detroit. He married his loving wife Susan (Bieszke) of 52 years April 30, 1960, at Queen of Heaven parish in Detroit.
Michael worked as a facilitator for General Motors at the Tech Center, retiring after 43 years. He also played piano at the Algonac Big River Grill. Michael loved his family, enjoyed fishing and playing the piano.   
Michael is survived by his loving wife Susan of Romeo; his children, Jill (Michael) Bembos of Algonac, Julie (Bill) Tucker of Oxford, Peggy (Roger) Mueller of Romeo, Michael (Stacey) McDonough of Romeo, Katie McDonough of Clinton Township, Jeff (Debra) McDonough of Chesterfield and Alex (Julie) McDonough of Romeo; grandchildren, Michael Romeo, Kaitlin Vandervegt, Patrick Cunningham, Lucy Tucker, Bill Tucker, Jane Tucker, Jeff Gusman, Jack McDonough, Jamine McDonough; and great-grandson Jackson Romeo.  He is also survived by his brother, Ron McDonough of Sterling Heights. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Lily McDonough; his brother, John McDonough; and his parents.
Visitation: 4-9 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 27, Roth-Muir Funeral Home, Romeo.
Services:10 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 28, St. Clement of Rome Catholic Church with the Fr. John McDonough officiating.
Burial: Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorial masses can be made in Michael's name. Guestbook at
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