ALLEGRINA CHARLES J. Age 62, on March 9, 2012. Beloved son of the late Charles D. and Ruth M. Allegrina. Dear brother of Thomas, Paul, Christine, Suzanne (John), Margaret, Barbara and Stephen. Dear uncle and great-uncle of Michael (Emily), Alexander, Tara, Nicholas, Dean, William, Cameron and Tyler. Also survived by numerous cousins, aunts and uncles. Charles retired as a Forensic Chemist from the Michigan State Police in 2005. He graduated from the University of Michigan and had a Master's Degree from the University of Pittsburgh. He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps and retired from The Reserves as a Captain. He was an avid outdoorsman, swimmer, skier, scuba diver and Civil War historian. He traveled throughout the country doing these activities. In retirement, he particularly enjoyed participating in Civil War re-enactments and also hunting and fishing. Donations may be made to the National Ski Patrol and American Red Cross. Family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. with a Memorial Service following at 11:00 a.m. Manns-Ferguson Funeral Home, 17000 Middlebelt Road, South of 6 Mile, Livonia.
AMATO FRANCES THERESA (NEE DITTA) March 11, 2012. Age 87. Beloved wife of the late Andrea. Loving mother of Andrea (Guy) Venditti and Michelene (Gerald) Johnson. Loving grandmother of Kimberly, Andrew and Tracy. Dearest sister of Phyllis (the late Leonard) Mannina, the late Pauline Mannina and the late Philip Ditta. Visitation Wednesday 3-9 p.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons Inc. 36900 Schoenherr Rd. at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Scripture Service Wednesday 7:00 p.m. In state Thursday 9:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. time of Mass at St. Jane Frances de Chantal 38750 Ryan Rd. (bet. 16 and 17 Mile Rd.) Entombment Resurrection Cemetery. Memorials to the American Cancer Society appreciated. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com.
BOMMARITO JUDY R. (NEE PENNUCCI) March 10, 2012. Age 70. Beloved wife of the late Peter. Loving mother of Maria, Peter (Joy), and Mark. Loving grandmother of Amber and Jessica. Visitation Tuesday 3-9 p.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons Inc., 36900 Schoenherr Rd. at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Rosary Tuesday 7 p.m. In state Wednesday 10:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. time of Mass at St. Malachy Church, 14115 14 Mile Rd. (E. of Schoenherr Rd.). Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at Wujekcalcaterra.com.
CORRADO FRANCES M. March 10, 2012. Age 91. Beloved wife of the late Dominic "Sparky". Loving mother of Nina (Pete) Pipia, Roz Blakley, JoAnn (Jeff) Dow, Mark, and Gasper. Proud grandmother of eight and eight great-grand-children. Visitation at the Sterling Heights Chapel of the Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 13650 East Fifteen Mile Road (at Schoenherr) Monday 2-9 p.m. with Rosary at 7 p.m. In state Tuesday 10 a.m. until time of Mass at 10:30 a.m. at St. Edmund Catholic Church, 14025 12 Mile Road, Warren MI. Donations to St. John Providence Health Foundation would be appreciated. Memories shared at www.bcfh.com
DiNICOLA ANNA March 10, 2012. Age 86 of Dearborn Heights. Beloved wife of the late Anselmo. Loving mother of Dario (Karen) DiNicola, Teresa (Marty) DeLoach, Tony (Inna) DiNicola. Dear sister of 10. Dearest grandma of Philip, Kristin, Carly, Dustin, Rachel, and Ava. Loving aunt to many nieces and nephews. A special place in her heart for Adele Morelli. Anna will be deeply missed by many family and friends. Visitation Wednesday, March 14, 2012 2-9 p.m. at the Dearborn Chapel of Voran Funeral Home 23701 Ford Rd. (313) 278-5100. Funeral Thursday 9:00 a.m. in state with a 9:30 a.m. Mass at Church of the Divine Child. Entombment at St. Hedwig Cemetery. Visit our online guestbook and share memories at www.voranfuneralhome.com
DOOLING SUSAN ELIZABETH Of South Lyon, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2012. She was 52 years old. She was preceded in death by her late father, Peter "Joe" Dooling. Susan is survived by her loving mother, Elizabeth L. Dooling; brothers, Patrick (Paula) and Tim (Kim) Dooling; she was a wonderful aunt to David, Karli, Alyssa, and Lynne and great-aunt to Jonathan Robert and Ava Grace. A Funeral Service will be held at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 600 E. Main St., Brighton, on Wednesday, March 14 at 11 a.m. Fr. David F. Howell to officiate. Visitation will be Tuesday from 2-8 p.m. Private burial Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. For further information please call, 810-229-2905 or visit www.LynchFuneralDirectors.com.
EVOLA SAM (SALVATORE) Age 81. March 9, 2012. Loving father of Jill (Michael) Evola-Vokt and Mark (Ronda). Brother of Joseph (Carroll) and the late Joann (late Matt) Locricchio. Proud grandfather of Jenna, Daniel, Kristen, and Peter. Uncle to Anne (Peter) Hurtubise, Joseph (Amy), Melissa, Grace (Chris) Younce, Bill Locricchio, and Margaret Locricchio. Funeral Service Wednesday 12 p.m. at A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave. at Vernier Rd., Grosse Pointe Woods. Visitation Tuesday from 2-9 p.m. Memorials may be made to Capuchin Monastery or charity of your choice. ahpeters.com
FRIEDMAN MARY Beloved wife for 59 years to the late Sam Friedman. Loving mother of Shelly (Marlin) Berg and Candace Friedman. Dear grandmother of Fred (Carol) Berg and Paul (Kariann) Berg. Proud great-grandmother of Benjamin, Rachel and Samantha Berg. Cherished sister of the late Louis (Florence) Sweet and the late Marvin Sweet. Also survived by other loving relatives and friends. GRAVESIDE SERVICES 2:00 P.M. TUESDAY AT HEBREW MEMORIAL PARK. ARRANGEMENTS WITH HEBREW MEMORIAL CHAPEL (248) 543-1622.
GRAUER ROBERT Beloved husband of Mary Grauer. Dear brother of Richard (Enid) Grauer. Also remembered by many loving cousins, nieces, nephews, family members, and friends. SERVICES TUESDAY 2 P.M. AT THE DORFMAN CHAPEL, FARMINGTON HILLS, 248-406-6000. INTERMENT TO FOLLOW AT BETH EL MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY, LIVONIA or visit www.thedorfmanchapel.com.
KNIGHT LEO Beloved husband of the late Mary Lou Knight and the late Suzanne Knight. Cherished father of Randy (Hazel Hoeft) Urnovitz, Linda (Stephen) Johnson, Vicki (John) Lang and the late Karen Ann Knight. Also survived by Suzanne's children; Dr. Steven (Barbara) Shumer, Laurie (Howard) Stoller and Amy (Dean) Gilbert. Loving Grandpa Leo of Jamie (Stephen) Asaro, Stacy (Stewart) Holmes, Daniel Shumer (Omar Lugo), Jeffrey (Marge) Shumer, Gregory Shumer, Eric Stoller (Fiancee Julie Fried), Jeremy Stoller (Fiancee Wendy Friedman), Jason Gilbert and Alyse Gilbert. Proud Great-grandfather of Avery, Elena and Camden Asaro, Rayna and Carter Holmes. Dear brother of the late Dr. Henry E. Knight, the late Sidney Knight and the late Edward Knight. SERVICES 2:30 P.M. TUESDAY AFTERNOON AT THE IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL. 248-569-0020. INTERMENT AT CLOVER HILL PARK CEMETERY. www.irakaufman.com.